Tagged: Marilyn Monroe

August 5, 1962 – Marilyn Monroe: Fame Is Fickle

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Marilyn Monroe: Fame Is Fickle – NBC Radio Tribute – August 6, 1962 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Hard to imagine it was fifty-seven years ago today the world lost Marilyn Monroe. Within hours of finding her body, dead from an...

Raquel Welch interviewed by Arthur Knight

In Conversation With Raquel Welch 1975 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

Become a Patron! The concept of the Sex Symbol has changed dramatically over the past four decades. Much like our music, our genres of film, our media in general, the sex symbol has evolved and devolved to the point where what constitutes a Sex Symbol, or even sensuality is clouded...

An Interview With Lee Strasberg 1969 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

An Interview With Lee Strasberg 1969 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

– Speaking Freely – Lee Strasberg – interviewed by Edwin Newman – December 14, 1969 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Anyone who has studied acting either knows about or has studied the school of Acting known as The Method. Although not the originator, Strasberg is credited as being the...

The Buzz Of Hollywood – July 1953 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

The Buzz Of Hollywood – July 1953 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

  – CBS Radio – George Fisher’s Hollywood – July-August, 1953 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. – As a reminder that Hollywood has always been at least slightly skewed, here is a 1950s radio equivalent of TMZ, as presented by veteran Hollywood gossip columnist George Fisher – and a 10...

Movies And Morality In 1955 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

Movies And Morality In 1955 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – The American Forum – Morality and Movies – 1955 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection 60 years ago, the most controversial movie made in America was one which dealt with a growing problem in our society; drug addiction....

Marylin Monroe - Photo credit: Alfred Eisenstadt - Life Magazine

An Interview With Marilyn Monroe – 1955 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

August 5th will mark the 58th anniversary since the passing of Marilyn Monroe. August 5, 1962, actress/icon/sex symbol/misunderstood/exploited artist checked out via overdose. Conspiracies persist, but the fact of the matter is – Marilyn Monroe was dead and that was sadness enough for a lot of people. Monroe’s sudden death...