Monthly Archive: March 2017

The Beat - 1980

The Beat In Session – 1980 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Beat – in session for John Peel – September 3, 1980 – BBC Radio 1 – The Beat (or English Beat, depending on where you’re listening to this from) in session for John Peel, recorded on September 3, 1980 for BBC Radio 1. The Beat, along with Two-Tone label...

Three Mile Island - March 30, 1979

March 30, 1979 – Suddenly Three Mile Island

March 30, 1979 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – March 30, 1979 – news from Pennsylvania around the Three Mile Island nuclear power plant was drawing concern. First reported as a minor incident-quickly taken-care-of, to complications to worry. In retrospect, things were quickly spiraling out...