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Economy, Elections And Espionage – May 30, 2000

Economy, Elections And Espionage – May 30, 2000

Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup: Late Edition – May 30, 2000 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection In retrospect, this May 30th in 2000 was less hysterical than most. The Stock Market made a surprise leap, causing many to get downright giddy and...

An Interview With Carmen Miranda – 1952 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

Click on the link here for Audio Player – George Fisher Interviews Carmen Miranda – July, 1952 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection No question, Portuguese-Brazilian singer Carmen Miranda was a household name in American entertainment throughout the 1940s and into the 1950s. Anyone who is a fan of the Technicolor...

U.S. Policy On Angola -1976 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NPR: Options – U.S. Policy on Angola – Feb. 13, 1976 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection As the independence movements unfolded in Africa, and as nations emerged and went through the pangs of growth and adjustment, one of the most contentious...

Cosmosoul – In Session At RNE Radio 3 – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders/Session Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Cosmosoul – In Session At RNE Radio 3 – Radio Nacional España – January 15, 2014 Staying in Madrid this week for another session, this time by Cosmosoul, a band consisting of members from Madrid, Naples, Lagos Nigeria and Guinea-Bissau. A...

Semi-Conscious And Smiling – July 26, 1975

Click  on the link here for Audio Player: The World This Week – July 26, 1975 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection The good news for this week ending on July 26th in 1975 had more to do with what was going on a few thousand miles outside of Earth, rather...

Nancy Vieira – Live At Africa Festival 2013 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Back over to Wurzburg tonight for another wonderful entry in the 2013 Africa Festival. This time with the radiant Nancy Vieira from Cape Verde. Vieira’s music is as much a melting pot of styles as the country she comes from....

A Handshake In Space – The Week Ending July 20, 1975

Click on the Link: The World This Week – July 20, 1975 As life on Earth swirled around in its usual madness, life in Outer Space was swirling around in harmony, this week ending on July 20, 1975. The historic linkup and handshake in space by crew members of the...