Daily Archive: December 27, 2013


Mike Oldfield – In Concert 1973 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Mike Oldfield In Concert from Queen Elizabeth Hall – June 25, 1973 – BBC Radio 1 In Concert series For years, the name Mike Oldfield was synonymous with the movie The Exorcist. The landmark debut album, became the score to one...


Paranoia In The Age Of Anxiety – Operation Alert – 1959 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Operation Alert 1959 – Conelrad Emergency Broadcast – Gordon Skene Sound Collection If the Cold War period wasn’t frightening enough for the average person, with daily news reports of tensions and takeovers and thinly-veiled threats, there was the extra added bonus...


The World And Welcome To It – December 27, 1997

Click on the link here for Audio Player – BBC World Service – Newshour – December 27, 1997 In retrospect, 1997 was a year pretty much like every other year. But at the time, 1997 seemed just a bit more skewed than most. On this December 27th in 1997, the...