Eduard Shevardnadnze and George Shultz – they knew a secret.
Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS Radio: The World Tonight – September 23, 1986 – The Gordon Skene Sound Collection
A day of political wrangling, this September 23rd in 1986.
Roy Buchanan - In Concert At The Agora Ballroom, Cleveland - 1973 - Happy Birthday Roy Buchanan - Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition
The World’s Finest would have been 75 on September 23rd.
Click on the link here for Audio Player – Roy Buchanan – in Concert At The Agora Ballroom, Cleveland – September 3, 1973 – WNCR-FM/Gordon Skene Sound Collection
Even in 1940, an education was crucial.
Click on the link here for Audio Player – President Roosevelt- Address at University of Pennsylvania – Sept. 20, 1940 – Gordon Skene Sound collection
Celebrating the University’s Bicentennial, President Roosevelt addressed the students of the University of Pennsylvania, the first time a sitting President did so since 1909. To celebrate the occasion, FDR was…
Hell no, he won’t go… not much.
Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – September 22, 1994 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection
News for this first day of Autumn in 1994 had much to do with the ongoing situation in Haiti.
With U.S. troops having landed on the Island nation and deposed the military Junta led by Lt. General Raoul Cedras, efforts were now underway to remove…
Paul Tortelier And Karl Engel Play Music Of Bach And Beethoven - 1967 Jeunesses Musicales du Canada - Past Daily Weekend Gramophone
Click on the link here for Audio Player – 1967 Jeunesses Musicales du Canada with Paul Tortelier and Karl Engle – Radio Canada – Gordon Skene Sound Collection
Over to Canada this week for a concert from the 1967 Jeunesses Musicales du Canada Camp D’Ete – Mont Orford featuring the legendary French cellist Paul Tortelier and the Sw…
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 leading figures in the development of Bebop, Bud Powell was often…
Click on the link here for Audio Player – King Krule – live in Stockholm – April 2014 – Sveriges Radio P3
After a downright rotten childhood, the former Archy Marshall – weathering bouts of insomnia and an insatiable curiosity over the music of the likes of Gene Vincent, Fela Kuti and The Cafe…
Click on the link here for Audio Player – WOR – Martha Deane Program – Deborah Kerr Interview – Feb. 25, 1969 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection
Continuing our occasional series of interviewswith Hollywood notables of the past featuring Deborah Kerr, one of the screen’s most enduring legends whose film career spanned almost fifty years and…
T-Bone Walker – Summit Meeting at Monterey.
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
Click on the link here for Audio Player – ABC Radio: Issues & Answers – Sen. Mike Mansfield – September 20, 1964 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection
There was a lot of digesting going on, this day 50 years ago.
In September of 1964 we were coming to the final weeks of a Presidential election, and the frenzy of…
War On Drugs – Shoegaze with widespread critical acclaim to boot.
Click on the link here for Audio Player – The War On Drugs – Live At Melkweg, Amsterdam – Feb. 15, 2012 – VPRO/3VOOR12
The War On Drugs have been around a little over 9 years, have been showered with critical acclaim and have undergone sweeping personnel changes during their history so far.
Still together and just as essential as…
Looked good on paper – but at the last minute … .
Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBC Radio Canada – Quebec Referendum Election Results – Oct. 30, 1995 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection
35,000 words worth of rant.
Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – September 19, 1995 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection
This September 19th in 1995 had a lot to do with still-at-large domestic terrorist The Unabomber and his demand to publish a 35,000 word manifesto before a deadline which promised more letter bombs if it wasn’t.
Well …not THAT bad, but …
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Another day of frenzy and lunacy on Wall Street.
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 $373.50 an ounce, the biggest single day spike since the rise began. No…