Beeswax Vinyl Daily March 1, 2023

Non-Musical history for today: In 1781 – The Articles of Confederation went into effect in the United States. It seems it was a weak and poor way to run a government but was held in place until the Constitution happened almost exactly eight years later. Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and deaths for March 1. Recorded in the Such-N-Such Media Studios at Liberty Plaza…

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Beeswax Vinyl Daily February 28, 2023

Non-Musical history for today: 1959 – Discoverer 1, an American spy satellite that was the first object intended to achieve a polar orbit, was launched but failed to achieve orbit. It came crashing down, but if you can believe the CIA, they don't really know where it landed. They think somewhere in the South Pole area. Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and deaths for…

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Beeswax Vinyl Daily February 26, 2023

Non-Musical history for today: In 1616 – Galileo Galilei was formally banned by the Roman Catholic Church from teaching or defending the view that the earth orbits the sun. I have to always roll my eyes at religious people knowing "fact from fiction." Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and deaths for February 26. Recorded in the Such-N-Such Media Studios at Liberty Plaza or Such-N-Such…

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Beeswax Vinyl Daily February 25, 2023

Mostly Non-Musical history for today: Did you know that Anthony Burgess, who wrote A Clockwork Orange, and who would have been 106 today also composed over 250 musical works; he considered himself as much a composer as an author, although he achieved considerably more success in writing. Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and deaths for February 25. Recorded in the Such-N-Such Media Studios at Liberty Plaza…

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Beeswax Vinyl Daily February 24, 2023

Non-Musical history for today: In 1991 — Ground troops crossed the Saudi Arabian border and entered Iraq, thus beginning the ground phase of the Gulf War. Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and deaths for February 24. Recorded in the Such-N-Such Media Studios at Liberty Plaza or Such-N-Such Media Studio South. Leave comments at tim@beeswaxvinyl.com or 336-422-NUMB (6862). Tune into Camel City Radio. On Camel…

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