Daily Archive: August 26, 2014

Milky Chance – Live At Melt! 2014 – Nights At The Roundtable: Festival/Rock Without Borders Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Milky Chance – in concert at Melt! 2014 – July 23, 2014 – WDR Over to Sachsen-Anhalt Germany tonight for a concert from the 2014 Melt! Festival. Recorded and preserved for posterity this July 23rd by the venerable Westdeutches Rundfunk. Together...

War of Nerves - Children evacuating London

August 26, 1939 – Europe On The Edge: Expecting Nerves, Settling For Headaches –

A war of nerves as the hours ticked by and as charges and counter-charges filled the air and the conference rooms, War in Europe seemed inevitable on this August 26th, 75 years ago. With Germany‘s claims of Polish aggression and Poland’s claims of German troops massed on her borders, last...

Pressing The Flesh And Big-Big Promises – August 26, 1964

Click on the link here for Audio Player – 1964 Democratic Convention (excerpt) – August 26, 1964 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection On this day fifty years ago, the Democratic Convention was in the midst of nominating a running mate for Lyndon Johnson. The name Hubert Humphrey was bandied about,...