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Deportees In Session 2016 – Past Daily Soundbooth – Rock Without Borders Edition

Deportees In Session 2016 – Past Daily Soundbooth – Rock Without Borders Edition

Deportees – In Session for Sveriges Radio P3, Umeå – February 10, 2016 – Sveriges Radio – Deportees this evening – a Swedish Indie band who have been riding very high on Swedish charts, and have been referred to in some circles as a Svenska Coldplay, in session for Sveriges...

Pakistan: Warning To The West – November 23, 1961

Pakistan: Warning To The West – November 23, 1961

– ABC Radio – Pakistan: A Warning To The West – November 23, 1961 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – On this day in 1961, Pakistan was making the news. Not that a crisis had broken out. In fact Pakistani President General Ayub Kahn visited Washington earlier in the year...

Talk Talk – In Concert From Utrecht 1984 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

Talk Talk – In Concert From Utrecht 1984 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

– Talk Talk – live from Utrecht, Netherlands – May 27, 1984 – VPRO, Netherlands – Talk Talk were one of those overlooked bands of the 80s who have been the subject of discussion and a tribute album of late. They were a band you either loved or hated –...

The Efforts To Wage Peace – San Francisco Conference – May 26, 1945

The Efforts To Wage Peace – San Francisco Conference – May 26, 1945

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – United Nations: Report From San Francisco Number 5 – May 26, 1945 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. While the war continued in the Pacific, efforts to establish a lasting and workable peace in Europe, which would eventually...

When The Mountain Blew – Mt. St. Helens – May 18, 1980

When The Mountain Blew – Mt. St. Helens – May 18, 1980

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS Radio News – May 18, 1980 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. 35 years ago today, on May 18, 1980 the infamous Mt. St. Helens in Washington State blew and threatened communities surrounding the mountain with thick...

War Of Words – War Of Inevitability – March 13, 2002

War Of Words – War Of Inevitability – March 13, 2002

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – NPR News: All Things Considered – March 13, 2002 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection 13 years ago today it was all about escalation and the inevitable plunge into war. On this March 13, 2002 – The INS...

Britain Goes To The Polls – February 23, 1950

Britain Goes To The Polls – February 23, 1950

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Edward R. Murrow News With Larry Leseur – Feb. 23, 1950 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. Busy day in World affairs and a busy day in domestic ones. While the eyes of the world were focused on...

Releasing The Lion Of Kashmir – January 21, 1958

Releasing The Lion Of Kashmir – January 21, 1958

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – MBS – Bob Green News – January 21, 1958 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection On this January 21st in 1958, news was about the release from a 4 1/2 year jail sentence of former Prime Minister of...

Alabama USA – Civil Rights In 1961 – Past Daily Reference Room

Alabama USA – Civil Rights In 1961 – Past Daily Reference Room

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Alabama USA – May 29, 1961 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection While most people are observing Martin Luther King’s Birthday, a lot of people have no idea why. Call it the deep, murky past – call it...

The King Of America And Hocus-Pocus – December 11, 1959

The King Of America And Hocus-Pocus – December 11, 1959

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC News on The Hour + Eisenhower visits India – Dec. 11, 1959 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Arriving in India as part of his whirlwind tour of 11 countries in 11 days, President Eisenhower landed in...