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Maika Makovski — in session at Effecte Collins — RTVE/RNE España — February 25, 2021 — RTVE, Espanã -

Maika Makovski in session tonight — recorded for Effecte Collins 2021 on February 25, 2021.

Lest you think music is rolling over and dying in the midst of lockdowns, social-distancing…

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The Romance Of Helen Trent — July 27, 1959 — Gordon Skene Sound Collection -

Like any social/cultural movement, when it finally arrives at the mainstream it comes with a goodly degree of baggage brought on by the very same mainstream subjecting it to vast amounts of ridicule via…

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KIQQ — The Real Don Steele — Billy Pearl — January 18, 1974 — Gordon Skene Sound Collection -

It’s happening — you’re heading into senior year and suddenly you don’t care about anything. Your parents look strange, your teachers act strange — everything is way too corny for…

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Count Basie and His Orchestra — America Dances — CBS — July 6, 1938 — Gordon Skene Sound Collection -

The incomparable Count Basie and his Orchestra to help slide into this Holiday weekend. Broadcast on July 1938 from the CBS series America Dances and broadcast via shortwave to…

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The Little Unsaid — A Child’s Christmas In New York — Pat Troise-Skene

Here we are, Christmas Eve 2020. And as promised, offering some traditional, not-so-traditional and previously unheard songs to get you in some semblance of the festive spirit this year.

Carrying on perhaps more in the tradition…

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KFWB — Joe Yocam — Gene Weed — January 11, 1968 — Gordon Skene Sound Collection -

Here’s the deal — 1968 was going to be a big year for you. You decided you weren’t going to be one of life’s great watchers — the world was changing and…

Gordon Skene

Two-time Grammy nominee, author and archivist of history, news, and popular culture. Runs Past Daily — runs The Gordon Skene Sound Collection. Hardly sleeps.

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