Tagged: St. Louis

X (photo: Gary Leonard)

X – In Concert 1983 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

  X in concert this weekend. A live broadcast from My Father’s Place in Roslyn New York on November 12, 1983. X came to epitomize the L.A. music scene in the late 1970s/early 1980s and they were one of the most influential to come out of the Punk/New Wave/Rockabilly/Rootsrock movements...

J. Edgar Hoover - American legion Meeting 1940

September 23, 1940 – J. Edgar Hoover Lays It Out

September 23, 1940 – FBI Director J.Edgar Hoover addressed a meeting of The American Legion in Boston on this day. An avid anti-Communist, Hoover warned of the sneaking influence of Communist and Fascist elements threatening to flood the country. In 1940 there was the somewhat unholy alliance between Hitler and...

Sir Ernest MacMillan Conducts The Music Of Francois Morel – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Sir Ernest MacMillan Conducts The Music Of Francois Morel – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Sir Ernest MacMillan Conducts Music Of Francois Morel – Esquisse Op. 1 – CBC Radio Session – 1956 – CBC Transcription Service – The music of Canadian Composer Francois Morel, played by the Toronto Symphony, conducted by Sir Ernest MacMillan in this 1956 CBC Studio recording. This week it’s Morel’s...

A Question Of Ethics – A Question Of Morals – 1968 – Past Daily Weekend Reference Room

A Question Of Ethics – A Question Of Morals – 1968 – Past Daily Weekend Reference Room

  – NBC Second Sunday: The Young Rebels – October 1968 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – If you’re of a certain age, you’ll remember what a period of upheaval the late 1960s were. Everything that had been considered the status quo was coming under scrutiny and questioned by those...

Angel Olsen – Live At The Scandic Grand Hotel, Stockholm – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Angel Olsen – Live At The Scandic Grand Hotel, Stockholm – March 31, 2014 – Sveriges Radio P3 If the name sounds familiar, it’s because I ran an acoustic gig by Angel Olsen from Paris a couple months ago. This one...

Vladimir Golschmann With Helen Traubel And The St. Louis Symphony – In Concert – 1938 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player РNBC Blue Network РThe Magic Key РSt. Louis Symphony, Cond. Vladimir Golschmann w/Soprano Helen Traubel Рin concert Р March 27, 1938 РGordon Skene Sound Collection. More rare and historic concerts featuring American Orchestras of the 1930s. This...

Sleepy Sun In Session – 2013 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Sleepy Sun – in session at KDHX – November 19, 2013 – KDHX/Soundcloud If you’ve spent any time scrounging around the Past Daily site, catching sessions from new bands, you might come away with the impression that nothing is happening in...

On Top Of Everything, Disasters – February 6, 1951

Click on the link here for Audio Player: News for Feb. 6, 1951 The news for this February 6th in 1951 began with the worst Passenger train disaster since 1918. The Pennsylvania Railroad 5:10 Commuter Express train The Broker hit a temporary spur and careened over an embankment, killing some...

Trashcan Sinatras In Session – 2009 – Nights At The Roundtable

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Trashcan Sinatras – Live at KDHX – Aug.8, 2009 One of my all-time favorite bands, Trashcan Sinatras have been around for a good-long time and show no signs of wear, strain or boredom. They have always been a consistently good and engaging...

The Dynamites Featuring Charles Walker – In Session – 2008 – Nights At The Roundtable

Click on the link here for Audio player:The Dynamites Featuring Charles Walker – In Session at KDHX – 2008 Continuing our Week of Funk with The Dynamites featuring Charles Walker, live in session at KDHX in St. Louis. Recorded on January 10, 2008. Walker, whose career has gone back to...