Tagged: Spain

London Air Raid

February 12, 1941 – The Endless Procession Of Night Raids – No Longer “If” An Invasion, But “When”.

Two bucks a month, that’s all we ask: Become a Patron! This Lincoln’s Day in 1941 was loaded with news of the War. We were inching closer to declaring ourselves in it, but that eventuality would be several months off. For this February day it was about speculation over what...

Dorian - in concert

Dorian In Concert – Viva La Musica 2018 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Rock Without Borders Edition

Dorian – in concert at Viva La Musica – 2018 – RNE Radio 3 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Dorian to end up the working week. One of the most popular and nationally-renown bands on the Spanish Music Scene, Dorian have been around since 2002, have six albums to...

Nuria Graham

Nuria Graham – Live At Primavera Sound 2017 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Rock Without Borders

  Nuria Graham – Live At Primavera Sound – 2017 – June 2, 2017 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – New faces and voices tonight. This one comes by way of Spain – Nuria Graham is Irish/Catalonian and 22. Having released her first record in 2013, at the tender age...

Nada Surf

Nada Surf – Live At Warm Up 2018 – Murcia, Spain – Past Daily Soundbooth

Nada Surf – Live at Warm Up Festival 2018 – Murcia, Spain – May 7, 2018 – Radio Nacional España First off – great concert, strange soundboard mix (vocals are somewhere in the ozone and the bass is heavy) – Second; since it’s a live broadcast by way of RNE...

Mario Cobo

Mario Cobo In Session 2018 – Past Daily Soundbooth – Rock(abilly) Without Borders Edition

  Mario Cobo – live at Conciertos de Radio 3, Madrid – April 18, 2018 – RNE Radio 3 – Continuing Rock Without Borders week with a slice of Rockabilly from Madrid. Recorded at RNE Radio 3 studios in Madrid for Conciertos de Radio 3 – April 18, 2018. Mario...

Carla Bley

Carla Bley Big Band – Live In Paris – 1982 – Past Daily Downbeat

Carla Bley Big Band – live from Paris – Studio 104, Maison de la Radio, Paris – March 16, 1982 – Radio France – Carla Bley Big Band for this Christmas eve. Okay, maybe not full of Christmas music, but this concert is joyous as hell – and if it...

Repion

Repion – In Session At RNE3, Madrid – 2016 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Rock Without Borders

Something new and unfamiliar tonight, and I thought I would share it with you in the spirit of discovery. Repion is a three-piece Alternative/Power Trio/Indie band from Santander, a small town on the north coast of Spain, near Bibao. The band consists of sisters Teresa and Marina Iñesta. Teresa is...

Beach House - Victoria Legrand

Beach House – Live At Primavera Sound 2016 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Festival Edition

Beach House – Live at Primavera Sound, Barcelona, Spain – June 4, 2016 – RNE Radio 3 We’re still in the middle of festival season, not even half over. Still playing catch-up to what has been a flood of amazing concerts, streamed from all over the world. Tonight it’s Beach...

Spanish Civil War 1937

Spanish Civil War – 1937 – Past Daily Reference Room

Spanish Civil War – eyewitness Accounts – Society Of Newspaper Editors – April 17, 1937 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Spanish Civil War – the years 1936-1939 saw some of the worst devastation, division and bloodshed since the World War (World War 1, as 2 hadn’t gotten started yet)....

Eggshell Alliances – July 16, 1951

Eggshell Alliances – July 16, 1951

– Edward R. Murrow and the News with Don Hollenbeck – CBS Radio – July 16, 1951 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this day, 64 years ago had much to do with shaky alliances being formed around the world. Starting with news that the U.S. and Spain were...