Daily Archive: September 1, 2015

The Gaslight Anthem – Live At Area 4 – 2008 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

The Gaslight Anthem – Live At Area 4 – 2008 – Nights At The Roundtable: Concert Edition

– The Gaslight Anthem – Live At Area 4 – August 29, 2008 – BBC 6 Music – A blast of Americana at the Area 4 Festival in 2008. New Jersey’s own Gaslight Anthem increased the voltage in festival-goers seats at Area 4 in 2008. Coming on the heels of...

Mobilization And State Of Siege – September 1, 1939

– BBC World Service reports – September 1, 1939 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – As the final negotiations ended, and the last letter of appeal delivered, precautions were underway for what was going to be a long and deadly war. On this September 1st in 1939, the British Ambassador...

Neville Chamberlain: ‘ . . . Therefore, A State Of War Exists Between Us.’ – September 3, 1939

This day in 1939, we were about to plunge into the most devastating and costly wars in our history. After many attempts at negotiating and diplomatic wrangling, Nazi Germany abandoned talks and proceeded to send troops across the border into Poland. The action was a provocation of War, and Prime...

Closing Chapter – September 1, 1945

Closing Chapter – September 1, 1945

– CBS Radio – Reports on Surrender Ceremonies – September 1, 1945 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – 70 years ago today, and 6 years to the day since it first began, World War 2 was officially over. With the signing of the surrender by Japan, the war had finally...