Daily Archive: July 18, 2013

Are Our Schoolbooks Dangerous? – 1941 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player: American Forum of The Air – Are Our Schoolbooks Dangerous? 1941 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection As a society, are we a fearful people? Yes. Paranoid? Yes. Vengeful? Yes. Civil? No. Has it always been that way? I’m afraid to say, yes....

If It’s July 18, 1965 – It Must Be Vietnam

Click on the link here for Audio Player: News for July 18, 1965 – WOR-AM, New York – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News reports on the war in Vietnam were coming with such regularity in 1965 as to almost make the news humdrum and monotonous. So the news for this...

The Futureheads – Live At Rocknacht – Köln – 2008 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player: The Futureheads – Live at Rocknacht, Köln, March 29, 2008 – WDR I haven’t played any Futureheads in a while, but I just ran across this short concert they did at the 2008 Rocknacht Festival in Köln in 2008 and had to...

Our Civil Liberties – Are They In Danger? 1947 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for audio: Our Civil Liberties – Are They In Danger? America United Program – 1947 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection The question of our Civil Liberties has been a topic of discussion and speculation going on for decades. However, at no other time has it...

Jean Martinon And Maurice Gendron Play Music Of Weber, Dvorak, Debussy And Strauss – 1969 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

(Editors Note: This was Originally posted in 2013). Anyone who has spent any time this past week surfing the various radio outlets around Europe knows this is festival season all over. This week Radio France Musique is in full festival mode with a number of special programs as well as...