Daily Archive: February 5, 2015

Gong With Daevid Allen – Peel Session – 1971 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Gong With Daevid Allen – Peel Session – 1971 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Gong – In Session for John Peel – Nov. 17, 1971 – BBC Radio 1 Hearing the very sad news today regarding Soft Machine founder and Gong leading light Daevid Allen’s emotional farewell, owing to a deteriorating...

Happy Birthday Adlai Stevenson – Feb. 5, 1900 – Past Daily Reference Room

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Adlai Stevenson – Launching Presidential Candidacy – February 4, 1956 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. Adlai Stevenson is a name most people these days are completely unfamiliar with. But if you are of a certain age, and...

Uneasy Lies The Head That Wears The Crown – February 5, 1979

Uneasy Lies The Head That Wears The Crown – February 5, 1979

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – February 5, 1979 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. And things were heating up in the Middle East, this day 36 years ago. Ayatollah Khomeini appointed Scholar and pro-democracy advocate Mehdi Bazargan as...