Tagged: Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles - March 25, 2006

March 26, 2006 – The Age-Old Issue Of Immigrants – Past Daily Reference Room

March 26, 2006 – Face The Nation – The issue of Immigration – The War In Iraq – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The question of immigration, or rather the question of illegal immigration and what to do about making it more difficult for someone to enter the U.S. illegally,...

Bill Clinton

March 13, 2000 – Clinton And The NRA Gunfight – The L.A. Times Merges With The Chicago Tribune – Blame La Niña

https://oildale.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/22011119/News-for-March-13-2000.mp3 March 13, 2000 – CBS World News Roundup: Late Edition – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – march 13, 2000 -Clinton versus the NRA – the never-ending saga over the issue of putting controls on the buying and use of guns, particularly assault weapons. This episode involved President Clinton and...

Earthquake of 1952

Sudden California – The Earthquake Story – 1952 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

The Earthquake Story – KNX/CBS Radio – July 27, 1952 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The Midwest has tornadoes, the East Coast has hurricanes and the West Coast has earthquakes – there’s something everywhere you go. With Tornadoes and Hurricanes at least you get some warning – maybe not...

Paul Badura-Skoda

Paul Badura-Skoda Plays Schubert – In Recital 1978 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Paul Badura-Skoda – in recital at Xavier University – February 5, 1978 – NPR Recital Hall – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Historic recitals this week. The legendary Paul Badura-Skoda, in concert at Xavier University on February 5, 1978 and captured for posterity by National Public Radio for the series...

Robert Kennedy - Ambassador Hotel - June 5, 1968

June 5, 1968 – “They Shot Bobby!!” – The Robert Kennedy Assassination

Subscribers download for free! Become a Patron! June 5, 1968 – 51 years ago today. Most people woke up on this morning to the horrifying news that Robert Kennedy had been shot shortly after delivering a Victory speech at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles. News that he had won...

Andras Schiff

Andras Schiff With Zubin Mehta And The N.Y. Phil. In Music Of Weber, Beethoven, Haydn And Tchaikovsky 1986 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

New York Philharmonic – Zubin Mehta, Cond. Andras Schiff, Piano – May, 1986 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Another historic concert this week. The New York Philharmonic, led by Zubin Mehta and featuring the legendary pianist Sir Andras Schiff in this 1986 concert featuring the music of Weber,Beethoven, Haydn...

Listening For News - November 22, 1963

You Live In Los Angeles – It’s 10:30 In The Morning – It’s November 22, 1963 – Your Life Is Going To Change

  November 22, 1963 – KNX-AM/FM Los Angeles – Broadcast of the day – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – November 22, 1963 – It didn’t start off bad. Thanksgiving was coming up – the air was brisk. You were heading back to class after Nutrition. It was either the L.A....

Stan's Drive-In 1958

The Day L.A. Went From 1972 To 1958 For 24 Hours – KFWB At KMET – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

KFWB at KMET – November 1972 – Midnight – 1:00 am – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – KMET, one of the most popular FM stations in Los Angeles decided to dive back in time for one day in November of 1972. Seems odd, and it seemed odd at the time....

March 31, 1971 - Lt. Calley

March 31, 1971 – The Lt. Calley Verdict

  March 31, 1971 – NBC Nightly News – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – March 31, 1971 – Lt. William Calley, convicted in the massacre of 22 Vietnamese civilians at My Lai in 1968 was handed the sentence on this day. The jury was given only one of two possibilities...