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For The Price Of A Cup Of Coffee – Past Daily’s Fall Fundraiser

Coffee used to be 10 cents. It was hot and strong and came in one flavor; coffee. That was a long time ago – another lifetime. Now, coffee comes in a galaxy of flavors and combinations – and you would be hard pressed to leave the average Starbucks, Peet’s or...


Bud Powell – Live In Geneva – 1962 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Bud Powell – live at The Blue Note, Geneva, Switzerland – Feb.1, 1962 – RTS – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Over to Switzerland this weekend for a performance at The Blue Note in Geneva from February 1, 1962. One of the...


T-Bone Walker And B.B. King – Live At Monterey – 1967 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

Click on the link here for Audio Player – T-Bone Walker and B.B. King – Monterey Jazz Festival – September 16, 1967 – Voice Of America/Gordon Skene Sound Collection Another rarity this weekend – T-Bone Walker and B.B. King together on stage at the 1967 Monterey Jazz Festival, recorded for...


6 Days Left – Your Contributions To Keep Past Daily Alive Are Needed Now More Than Ever

Click on the link here to MAKE YOUR TAX DEDUCTIBLE CONTRIBUTION – INDIEGOGO PAST DAILY FUNDRAISER EXCUSE THE INTERRUPTION BUT . . . .We’re coming up on the last few days of our Indiegogo/Past Daily/Gordon Skene Sound Collection Fundraiser. We’re still a ways to go before we hit our actual...


Pierre Dervaux, Vincent Geminiani And The ORTF Chamber Orchestra Play Music Of Raymond Loucheur – 1963 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Raymond Loucheur – Concerto For Percussion And Orchestra – 1963 – ORTF Radio Session Something special tonight. I haven’t really played much in the way of 1960s contemporary French Orchestra sessions via ORTF. So when I ran across this performance of...


Au Pairs – In Session 1979 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Au Pairs – in session for John Peel – October 9, 1979 – BBC Radio 1 The Au Pairs were around for only a short time (1978-1983) and made very little dent outside the UK. Even though they were well received...


Hawaii Becomes Official – August 21, 1959

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Special Report – President Eisenhower proclaims Hawaii statehood – August 21, 1959 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. After years of lobbying and decades of waiting, President Eisenhower finally made it official – Hawaii became the 50th state of the Union. The...