Daily Archive: March 17, 2016

Lush – Live At Reading 1994 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Lush – Live At Reading 1994 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Lush – live at Reading Festival 1994 – BBC In Concert series – BBC Radio 1 – Lush – probably one of the most influential bands of the Shoegaze era, have happily (and with much relief) reunited and are currently gigging and going on tour. They are slated to hit...

Draft lottery - march 17, 1942

Greetings! The First Wartime Draft Lottery – March 17, 1942 – Past Daily Reference Room

Draft Lottery – March 17, 1942 – NBC Radio – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The First Draft Lottery to take place in wartime took place on this day in 1942. Into a giant fishbowl went many thousands of numbers, all corresponding to dates of birth for men between the...

March 17, 1942

March 17, 1942 – Yanks In Oz – Enter: The Draft

March 17, 1942 – News Of The World – Gordon Skene Sound Collection March 17, 1942 – War in the Pacific is ramping up. U.S. troops arrive on Australian soil, amid fears an invasion by Japan is imminent. Still, repeated air attacks on Japanese positions are putting a crimp in...