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Suzi Quatro

Suzi Quatro – Live In Italy 1975 – Backstage Weekend

Suzi Quatro – live in Rimini, Italy – August 15, 1975 – RAI Radio 2 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Suzi Quatro this week. One of those names synonymous with the 70s and certainly with Glam, Suzi Quatro became part of the hit-making machine of Chinn and Chapman who...

February 12, 1976 – Another Day, Another Leak

February 12, 1976 – Another Day, Another Leak

February 12, 1976 – The World Tonight – CBS Radio – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – February 12, 1976 and another day where secret documents found their way into mass circulation. This time, it was the findings by the Pike Committee on Capitol Hill, investigating the CIA. The documents revealing...

Education, Foreign Policy And Capitol Hill In 1955 – Past Daily Reference Room

Education, Foreign Policy And Capitol Hill In 1955 – Past Daily Reference Room

Education, Foreign Policy, Capitol Hill – Listen To Washington – January 18, 1955 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Education – a crucial element during the Cold War. It was feared the U.S. was falling far behind the Soviet Union in the area of education; that our schools were not...

The Abyss Problem – September 3, 1939

The Abyss Problem – September 3, 1939

  – News from Radio Berlin – EIAR, Rome – BBC World Service – CBC Canada – MBS – September 3, 1939 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Since the writing had been on the wall for several days, even those hoping for an eleventh hour miracle seemed resigned to...

Franz Ferdinand-Sparks (FSS) – Live At Goa Boa Festival, Genoa – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

Franz Ferdinand-Sparks (FSS) – Live At Goa Boa Festival, Genoa – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

– Franz Ferdinand-Sparks (FSS) – Live At Boa Goa Festival, Genoa – July 7, 2015 – RAI Radio 2 – According to reports, the collaboration between Scottish Indie band Franz Ferdinand and L.A. Electro-Pop/Indie/Art-Rock band Sparks has been in the works around 8 years. Since initially meeting, back in 2007,...

Fearful Turn Of Events – May 27, 1940

Fearful Turn Of Events – May 27, 1940

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS Special Report – Situation in Europe/Address by Premier Paul Reynaud – May 27, 1940 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. 75 years ago today, ominous news was coming from Europe. An unusual address at 8:30 in the...

Down, But Not Out – April 30, 1945

Down, But Not Out – April 30, 1945

  . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – News for April 29, 1945 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection This day, April 30, 1945 was filled with reports of a rumored surrender of Germany to the Allies. But fighting was continuing, and amid cautious optimism,...

Incident At Budapest – April 3, 1941

Incident At Budapest – April 3, 1941

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – News Of The World – April 3, 1941 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection 579 days since the War in Europe got started, April 3rd in 1941 was no less suspenseful than other days during this early phase...

The Trouble With Rome – The Trouble With Earth – December 12, 1947

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – World News Roundup + News Of The World – December 12, 1947 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Seemingly no end to discontent, upheaval and strife on this particular December 12th. 1947 was a year of change throughout...