Beeswax Vinyl Daily August 9, 2023

Non-Musical history for today: 1854 – American Transcendentalist philosopher Henry David Thoreau published his memoir, Walden. Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and deaths for August 9. 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 August 8, 2023

Non-Musical history for today: 2022 – The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) executed a raid on former president Donald Trump's residence in Mar-a-Lago, Palm Beach, Florida. Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and deaths for August 8. 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…

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Beeswax Vinyl Daily August 7, 2023

Non-Musical history for today: 1909 – Alice Huyler Ramsey and three friends became the first women to complete a transcontinental auto trip, taking 59 days to travel from New York, New York to San Francisco, California. I wonder if they wore flowers in their hair? Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and deaths for August 7. Recorded in the Omniverus Podcast Studios at Liberty Plaza.…

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Beeswax Vinyl Daily August 6, 2023

Non-Musical history for today: 2012 – NASA's Curiosity rover landed on the surface of Mars. The first thing it saw was a Walmart. No lie! Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and deaths for August 6. 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…

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Beeswax Vinyl Daily August 5, 2023

Non-Musical history for today: 1882 – Standard Oil Company of New Jersey, today known as ExxonMobil, is established officially. The company would later grow to become the holder of all Standard Oil companies and the entity at the center of the breakup of Standard Oil. Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and deaths for August 5. Recorded in the Omniverus Podcast Studios at Liberty Plaza.…

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Beeswax Vinyl Daily August 4, 2023

Non-Musical history for today: 1693 – Date traditionally ascribed to Dom Perignon's invention of champagne; it is not clear whether he actually invented champagne, however, he has been credited as an innovator who developed the techniques used to perfect sparkling wine. Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and deaths for August 4. Recorded in the Omniverus Podcast Studios at Liberty Plaza. Leave comments at tim@beeswaxvinyl.com…

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Beeswax Vinyl Daily August 3, 2023

Non-Musical history for today: Smile!!! Someone's looking out for your teeth. 1859 – The American Dental Association was founded in Niagara Falls, New York. Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and deaths for August 3. 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 August 2, 2023

Non-Musical history for today: 1776 – The signing of the United States Declaration of Independence took place. It was passed by Congress on July 2, ratified by the states on July 4 (which is why we celebrate that day), ordered on July 19 (done up all fancy-like) and signed on August 2. Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and deaths for August 2. Recorded in…

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Beeswax Vinyl Daily August 1, 2023

Non-Musical history for today: 1893 – Henry Perky patented shredded wheat. I still don't understand the appeal of that cereal... yuck. Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and deaths for August 1. 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 July 31, 2023

Non-Musical history for today: 1991 – The United States and the Soviet Union both signed the START I Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty, the first to reduce (with verification) both countries' stockpiles. Seems the US is following through. The USSR, maybe. Russia these days, I'd say not so much. Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and deaths for July 31. Recorded in the Omniverus Podcast Studios…

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