Beeswax Vinyl Daily December 31, 2023

Non-musical history for today: Happy New Year!!! The seventh day of Christmas, where the seven supposedly means the seven sacraments of the Holy Spirit. What the hell is that, I ask!? Prophecy, serving, teaching, exhortation, giving, leading, and mercy, so they say. Stay safe out there, y'all!! Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and deaths for December 31. Recorded in the Omniverus Podcast Studios at…

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Beeswax Vinyl Daily December 30, 2023

Non-musical history for today: The sixth day of Christmas. One theory is that the six geese a-laying are the six "days" of creation. Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and deaths for December 30. Recorded in the Omniverus Podcast Studios at Liberty Plaza. Leave comments at tim@beeswaxvinyl.com or 336-422-NUMB (6862). Tune into Camel City Radio. On Camel City Radio, it's hump day every day!

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Beeswax Vinyl Daily December 29, 2023

Non-musical history for today: The Fifth Day of Christmas. The five golden rings, supposedly, are the Pentateuch or the first five books of the Bible. Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy. It seems, too, that there was nothing in particular to celebrate on that day. It is the fourth day of Kwanzaa, too. Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and deaths for December 29. Recorded…

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Beeswax Vinyl Daily December 28, 2023

Non-musical history for today: The Fourth Day of Christmas. Also known as Childermas, supposedly Herod the Great, king of Judea, ordered the execution of all male children who were two years old and under in the vicinity of Bethlehem. Also, in the 12 Days canon, the "calling birds" were actually colly birds (Olde English for blackbirds). If we are going the catechism route, the…

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Beeswax Vinyl Daily December 27, 2023

Non-musical history for today: Happy birthday to my mother, Sandra! Also, it is the third day of Christmas. Some Christians believe that the "three French hens" represent Faith, Hope, and Charity, the theological virtues. Others say it could be the "father, son, and the holy ghost." And then there are those that think those are the same thing. Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and…

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Beeswax Vinyl Daily December 26, 2023

Non-musical history for today: Day two of Christmastide is also Boxing Day in the UK and its commonwealth nations. It originated as a holiday to give gifts to the poor. But now, it's primarily a shopping day. The two turtle doves represent the Old and New Testaments. Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and deaths for December 26. Recorded in the Omniverus Podcast Studios at…

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Beeswax Vinyl Daily December 25, 2023

Non-musical history for today: Merry Christmas! Today starts Christmastide, also known as the Twelve Days of Christmas. It's no surprise that the "partridge in a pear tree" is ol' "X" himself, Christ. Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and deaths for December 25. Recorded in the Omniverus Podcast Studios at Liberty Plaza. Leave comments at tim@beeswaxvinyl.com or 336-422-NUMB (6862). Tune into Camel City Radio. On…

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Beeswax Vinyl Daily December 24, 2023

Non-musical history for today: 1968 – The crew of Apollo 8 entered into orbit around the Moon, becoming the first humans to do so. They performed ten lunar orbits and broadcast live TV pictures. Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and deaths for December 24. Recorded in the Omniverus Podcast Studios at Liberty Plaza. Leave comments at tim@beeswaxvinyl.com or 336-422-NUMB (6862). Tune into Camel City…

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Beeswax Vinyl Daily December 23, 2023

Non-musical history for today: 1815 – The novel Emma by Jane Austen was first published. Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and deaths for December 23. Recorded in the Omniverus Podcast Studios at Liberty Plaza. Leave comments at tim@beeswaxvinyl.com or 336-422-NUMB (6862). Tune into Camel City Radio. On Camel City Radio, it's hump day every day!

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Beeswax Vinyl Daily December 22, 2023

Non-musical history for today: 1864 – Savannah, Georgia, fell to the Union's Army of the Tennessee, and General Sherman tells President Abraham Lincoln: "I beg to present you, as a Christmas gift, the city of Savannah". Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and deaths for December 22. Recorded in the Omniverus Podcast Studios at Liberty Plaza. Leave comments at tim@beeswaxvinyl.com or 336-422-NUMB (6862). Tune into…

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