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Daily Archive: February 2, 2016

Hipsway – Live A Reading Union 1986 – Past Daily Soundbooth 0

Hipsway – Live A Reading Union 1986 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Hipsway – live at Reading Union – 1986 – BBC 6 Music – Hipsway – part of that flood of bands from Scotland starting in the early 1980s. Hipsway were a three-piece that dove straight into a mixture of Sophisti-Pop and Blue-Eyed Soul. The band was characterized by the deep...

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Bayard Rustin Talks About Race And Civil Rights – 1969 – Past Daily Black History Month 0

Bayard Rustin Talks About Race And Civil Rights – 1969 – Past Daily Black History Month

Bayard Rustin – On Speaking Freely – March 3, 1969 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Bayard Rustin is a name synonymous with the Civil Rights Movement of the 1950s and 60s, but also was an Anti-War activist, campaigner for Gay Rights and economic stability within the Black community. As...

February 2, 1985 –  A Siege At Breakfast, A Chopping Block On Capitol Hill 0

February 2, 1985 – A Siege At Breakfast, A Chopping Block On Capitol Hill

February 2, 1985 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – February 2, 1985 – The day started with a prison uprising. Inmates at the Oklahoma Reformatory in Pendleton went on a rampage over an inmate search at Breakfast and finally ended with a negotiated peace by...