Monthly Archive: January 2013

Confident Contemptuousness – January 31, 1941

Click on the link here for Audio Player: News For January 31, 1941 News for this last day of January in 1941 was a continuation of what had been going on months earlier. Continued daylight air raids over London and other industrial cities in Britain grew more vicious, but didn’t...

“Bapuji Is No More” – The Death Of Mohandas Gandhi – January 30, 1948

Click on the link here for Audio Player: News for January 30, 1948 Further evidence that some events which take place in history are not necessarily considered devastating at the time they occurred. This one, for example – the assassination of India’s spiritual leader Mohandas Gandhi on this day, January...

Little Green Cars – Live At Eurosonic 2013 – Nights At The Roundtable: Mini-Concert/New Faces Edition

  Click on the link here for Audio Player: Little Green Cars – Live At Eurosonic 2013 Irish Alternative/Indie band Little Green Cars were pegged by BBC 6 Music in December of last year as The Band To Watch in 2013. They’ve been busy making inroads and gaining an audience...

“No One Is Going To Drive Us Into The Sea” – January 29, 1951

Click on the link here for Audio Player: News for January 29, 1951 News of this January 29th in 1951 began on an ominous note by way of 8th Army Headquarters in Korea when General MacArthur delivered a message to the world indicating the U.S. presence in Korea wasn’t going...

The Yardbirds In Session -1967-1968 – Nights At The Roundtable

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Yardbirds – BBC Sessions One of the favorites tonight. The Yardbirds with a group of sessions they recorded between 1967 and 1968. By the middle of 1968 the band had pretty much ceased to exist, with a steady defection of founding members...

Should Abortion Be Legal? – 1964 – Past Daily Reference Room.

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Should Abortion Be Legal- 1964 The controversy over the issue of Abortion has been raging, certainly since the landmark SCOTUS Roe v. Wade in 1971, but much-much earlier than that. The question was always “should they be legal?”, but the answer never...

Life In Sudden California – January 28, 1994

Click on the link here for Audio Player: News for January 28, 1994 Even though one of the deadliest earthquakes to hit Southern California occurred on January 17th of 1994, the earth was still shaking some 11 days later, with some 70 considerable aftershocks taking place on the morning of...

Devy Erlih Plays The Music Of Pierre-Max Dubois – 1957 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Pierre-Max Dubois – Violin -Concerto – 1957 I originally ran this post a couple years via my old website. But many readers weren’t happy with the sound quality available at the time. So, as promised, I am running it again with new...