Daily Archive: February 5, 2016

The Dandy Warhols – live At Bristol Academy 2003 – Past Daily Soundbooth 0

The Dandy Warhols – live At Bristol Academy 2003 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Dandy Warhols – live At Bristol Academy 2003 – BBC 6 Music – The Dandy Warhols tonight. Recorded live at Bristol Academy in 2003 by the venerable BBC. With ten albums to their credit and no end in sight, The Dandy Warhols have been swinging away and punching holes...

Greece – Spiral Of Ruin 1948 – Past Daily Reference Room 0

Greece – Spiral Of Ruin 1948 – Past Daily Reference Room

Greece in chaos – Talk by Eugene Clay Special Envoy to Greece – February 4, 1948 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Greece was in a state of uproar and chaos, and had been for several years. Fighting both the Germans and Italians during World War 2. Going through an...

Civil Rights Legislation In 1949 – Past Daily Reference Room 0

Civil Rights Legislation In 1949 – Past Daily Reference Room

Harry Truman’s Civil Rights Legislation – Chicago University Roundtable – February 6, 1949 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Harry Truman’s Civil Rights legislation. It was the fulfillment of a promise Truman made while campaigning for election (re-election) in 1948. It succeeded in alienating the South. So much so, that...

February 5, 1977 – Sweater Weather At The White House 0

February 5, 1977 – Sweater Weather At The White House

February 5, 1977 – CBS Radio – The World This Week – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – February 5, 1977 – The week was full of new about the Energy Crisis that wasn’t going to go away. America was asked to curb excess, starting with turning down thermostats, while Buffalo...

Earth Wind And Fire – Live 1973 – RIP: Maurice White (1941-2016)  – Past Daily Soundbooth 0

Earth Wind And Fire – Live 1973 – RIP: Maurice White (1941-2016) – Past Daily Soundbooth

Earth, Wind and Fire – live on Soul!- WNET – January 10, 1973 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Earth, Wind and Fire – celebrating the legacy of founder Maurice White, who passed away today at the age of 74, following a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease. When Earth, Wind...