Pat Martino – a warm blanket of heady and mellow.
Click on the link here for Audio Player – Pat Martino Trio – In Concert at Lotos Jazz Festival – Feb. 20, 2014 – Polskie Radio
Something different tonight. I ran across this concert by Guitar legend Pat Martino, recorded at the 2014 Lotos Jazz Festival in Bielsko-Biala, Poland. With Pat Bianchi on Organ and Carmen Intorre on drums.
Pat Martino has…
The Boston Symphony With Charles Munch And Victoria De Los Angeles In Music Of Mozart And Berlioz - 1955 - Past Daily Weekend Gramophone
Click on the link here for Audio Player – The Boston Symphony In concert – Charles Munch, Cond. – Victoria de Los Angeles, Soprano – April 9, 1955 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection
While we’re still working on more BSO rehearsals, we unearthed a concert you might enjoy. It features the venerable Charles Munchat the helm, with…
Bringing the message to Tokyo.
Click on the link here for Audio Player – Miles Davis Quintet – Live at Hibaya Yagai Ongaku-do Hall, Tokyo – July 12, 1964 – NHK Radio – Tokyo
Fans no doubt have this,…
'Integration In The South Is Like Christianity; It's Never Been Tried' - Virginia Integration - August 31, 1958
You’d think, after all these years … . .
Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS Radio – Virginia Integration – August 31, 1958 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection
Four years after the passage of Brown v. Board of Education in 1954, the question of school integration, or any civil rights legislation for that matter, was still hotly contested and violently opposed throughout the South.
Click on the link here for Audio Player – The Saints – Live At The Hope & Anchor, London – November 26, 1977
When Punk exploded on the music scene in the mid-1970s, its reverberations were felt all over the Western World almost overnight. The look, the attitude and the sound were being generated in just about every corner from West Berlinto Sydney. And many…
The question at the time was whether or not the buildup would pay off.
Click on the link here for Audio Player – Bruce Springsteen – Live At The Bottom Line – August 15, 1975 – WNEW-FM Broadcast
Early Bruce Springsteen this weekend.
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The Clash – early on, unstoppable.
Click on the link here for Audio Player – The Clash In Concert At De Montfort Hall, Leicester – May 28, 1977 – Band Soundboard
As a friend of mine once pointed out “you really had to be there”, when talking about the early Clash. If there was a band which epitomized the spirit and sheer energy of the Punk movement, it would, hands down, be them.
Every hour the news got worse.
Click on the link here for Audio Player – WJBO – Baton Rouge, LA – aircheck – August 29, 2005
Click on the link here for Audio Player – ABC Radio News Reports throughout day – August 29, 2005
New type of warfare – old type of war.
Click on the link here for Audio Player – News Of The World – August 29, 1942 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection
News for this day in 1942 had much to do with the War in the Pacific and the Eastern front.
Cranes – epitomized Gothic Minimalism, but really favored Dream Pop.
Click on the link here for Audio Player – Cranes – In Session for John Peel – March 13, 1990 – BBC Radio 1
Rummaging around the 90s tonight with a set by Minimalist/Goth/Experimental/Industrial/Alternative meisters Crane, recorded in session for John Peel on March 13, 1990.
Further evidence the 90s were diving into…
Pres. Eisenhower Has A Few Words For The American Bar Association - August 24, 1955 - Past Daily Reference Room
President Eisenhower – A few words about justice and security in 1955.
Click on the link here for Audio Player - President Eisenhower Address To American Bar Association Convention – August 24, 1955 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection
Click on the link here for Audio Player – News Of The World – August 28, 1941 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection
As the war dragged on in Europe, and as the U.S. was inching closer to joining in, the news from France reported Vichy Prime Minister Pierre Laval – head of the German-run…
Click on the link here for Audio Player - The Monochrome Set in Session for John Peel – Feb. 14, 1979 – BBC Radio 1
The Monochrome Set tonight. One of my favorite late 70s bands who were very difficult to describe, musically.
Best as I could figure, The Monochrome Set were…
The Voce Quartet – yes, things are looking up.
Click on the link here for Audio Player – The Voce Quartet in Concert at Festival of Summer Nights – August 2, 2014 – Radio France Musique
Over to Paris this week for a concert featuring Rising Young Stars recipients Quatuor Voce (The Voce Quartet) in a program of music by Mozart, Turina and Brahms.
Recorded at l’Eglise de Yenneas part of the Summer…