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Suede – Live At Royal Festival Hall 2002 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition 0

Suede – Live At Royal Festival Hall 2002 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

  – Suede in Concert from Royal Festival Hall, London, recorded by the venerable BBC in 2002. One of those bands who descended on the Alternative/Pop/Britpop scene in 1989 and were instantly embraced by the critics and whose debut album was one of the fastest selling in decades. In the...

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A Wind Called Gilbert – September 16, 1988 0

A Wind Called Gilbert – September 16, 1988

– Special Report: Hurricane Gilbert – News On The Hour – CBS Radio – September 16, 1988 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Another nail biting day in history – this September 16th in 1988. With Hurricane Gilbert spinning towards the Texas coast, it was already leaving a trail of...

Sonny Rollins – Live At The 1977 New Orleans Jazz And Heritage Festival – Past Daily Downbeat 0

Sonny Rollins – Live At The 1977 New Orleans Jazz And Heritage Festival – Past Daily Downbeat

– Sonny Rollins Quintet – Live At The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival – April 19, 1977 – NPR: Jazz Alive Series – Gordon Skene Sound Collection As long as we’re in a Festival mood this week, I thought I would offer a few well-chosen notes from our Official...

The Lt. Calley Case – April 8, 1971 2

The Lt. Calley Case – April 8, 1971

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – The Lt. Calley Case – NBC Radio – April 8, 1971 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection In what was one of most widely publicized and discussed episodes of the Vietnam War came in the form of an...

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High Cost Of Defense – 1971 – Past Daily Reference Room

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Radio: Second Sunday – Oct. 10, 1971 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Even before his memorable Military-Industrial Complex Farewell address in 1961, President Eisenhower was all too aware of just how out-of-control military spending would become....

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Gold Going Up – DC-9’s Going Down – September 18, 1979

Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS Radio – The World Tonight – September 18, 1979 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection A day of wild fluctuation and concern, this September 18th in 1979. Starting with the surprising rise in Gold Prices, ending the day at an unprecedented...

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We Were Evergreen – Live At Introducing, Berlin – 2014 – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders Edition

Click  on the link here for Audio Player – We Were Evergreen – Live at Introducing . . .Berlin – March 22, 2014 – WDR, Berlin It was almost exactly a year ago when I first ran We Are Evergreen, in concert at The Way Out West Festival from 2012...

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A Collision Of Ideologies – A Collision Of Trains – February 17, 1996

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NPR – Weekend Edition News + Dan Schorr Commentary – February 17, 1996 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this February 17th in 1996 started off with a grim report of a collision between trains had taken place just outside...

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State Of The Union – January 24, 1995

Click on the link here for Audio Player: NPR – State Of The Union Message – January 24, 1995 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this day in 1995, at least in this country, had to do with what the State of the Union was all about. 1994 saw...

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Last Time The Lights Went Out – Government Shutdown’s Greatest Hits – Dec. 1995 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – News reports on Government Shutdown – December 16-21, 1995 – CBS Radio News – Gordon Skene Sound Collection With word today of the impasse on Capitol Hill and the resulting shutdown of Government, the flurry of finger pointing starts. And 17...