Tagged: Italy

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July 11, 1983 – “Don’t Worry About Me – I Am Fine” – Emanuela Orlandi Mystery

July 11, 1983 – CBS World News Roundup + 9:00 am network news – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – July 11, 1983 – News for this day started with word on the mysterious disappearance of 15-year old Emanuela Orlandi, whose father was an employee of the Vatican and whose kidnapping...

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James Brown – In Session – Rome, 1971 – Past Daily Soundbooth

James Brown and His Famous Flames – RAI Studios – Rome- April 24, 1971 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection James Brown and a taste of Soul comes to Rome, via this studio session for RAI-TV, recorded on April 24, 1971. If you can get past the canned applause, which makes...

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David Bowie In Concert – 1990 -The Sound + Vision Tour – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Inimitable David Bowie tonight. From his groundbreaking 1990 Sound + Vision tour, a performance at the Milton Keynes Bowl on August 5, 1990. Bill as a “greatest hits tour” with the object of retiring many of his longtime concert staples in favor of newer material, it was a massive...

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June 10, 1940 – Et Tu, Duce?

June 10, 1940 – British Minister of Information Alfred Duff Cooper address – BBC World Service/CBS – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – June 10, 1940 – news for this day was about the sudden declaration of war against Britain and France, just as German troops were headed to Paris. British...

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Martha Argerich With Claudio Abaddo And The Mahler Chamber Orchestra In Music Of Ravel And Debussy – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Martha Argerich, piano – with the Mahler Chamber Orchestra – conducted by Claudio Abaddo – April 21, 2011 – RAI Radio 3 – Piano legend Martha Argerich this week. In concert from Rome and featuring the Mahler Chamber Orchestra, conducted by the venerable Claudio Abaddo in music of Ravel and...


The Editors – Live At Trojan Horse, The Hague 2015 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

– The Editors – Live At Trojan Horse, The Hague, Netherlands – October 2, 2015 – VPRO/3VOORFM – Switching gears this week for things more contemporary. Tonight it’s The Editors, the hugely successful and critically acclaimed Indie band from the UK, who have had a busy year and are in...

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Down, But Not Out – April 30, 1945

  . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – News for April 29, 1945 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection This day, April 30, 1945 was filled with reports of a rumored surrender of Germany to the Allies. But fighting was continuing, and amid cautious optimism,...

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A Word Or Two From Marcello Mastroianni – 1975 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Leonard Harris in Conversation with Marcello Mastroianni – Nov. 11, 1975 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. In the history of World Cinema, one of the most enduring and recognizable faces of the 20th Century was that of...