Tagged: Gordon Skene

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September 19, 1957 – The Asian Flu Comes To America

Subscribers can download for free:Become a Patron! The world on this September 19th in 1957 was awash with 104 degree fevers, paralyzed with aching muscles and joints, throwing up just about everything everyone ate the past year and it was only getting worse. 1957 was The Year Of The Asian...

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A Personal Appeal To Help Us Preserve History

Click on the link here for our DONATION PAGE – Indiegogo/Past Daily/Gordon Skene Sound Collection Fundraiser As you probably all know by now, we’ve been having a Fundraiser. In connection with Fractured Atlas and Indiegogo, Past Daily is in the middle of raising funds to continue our preservation and restoration...

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Youth In A Changing World – 1965 – Past Daily Weekend Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Radio Special – Youth In A Changing World – March 9 ,1965 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection As happens with seemingly every generation, every generation preceding the current one expresses worry. What’s going on with this generation, are they equipped...

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Dog Days In Cairo – August 5, 1942

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Mutual News – Leslie Nichols Report from Egypt – August 5, 1942 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection While intense fighting was going on in practically every other part of the Mediterranean, Europe and the Pacific, there was a lull of sorts...

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Arnett Cobb – George Shearing – Live At Birdland – 1952 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Radio – Stars Of Jazz w/Arnett Cobb and George Shearing – July 2, 1952 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Blowing Hot and Cool this weekend with a set featuring Arnett Cobb and His Orchestra and The George Shearing Quintet, recorded...

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The World In 1994 As Viewed In 1974 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – The World Of 1994 – NPR Special Program – March 30, 1974 Part 1 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Click on the link here for Audio Player – The World Of 1994 – NPR Special Program – March 30, 1974 Part...

Biographies In Rhythm – Music Of Africa 1955 – Past Daily Weekend Reference Room 0

Biographies In Rhythm – Music Of Africa 1955 – Past Daily Weekend Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC News Special – Biographies In Rhythm – July 26, 1955 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection In the 1950s, as Jazz evolved and as Rhythm & Blues and Rock n’ Roll exploded on the scene, mainstream media were scratching their collective...