Daily Archive: April 20, 2016

Cigarettes

The Cigarettes In Session – 1980 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Cigarettes – in session for John Peel – Feb. 26, 1980 – BBC Radio 1 – Like so many bands from just about every era of Rock, The Cigarettes were short-lived, but had a strong local following in Lincoln, a small town in the UK where The Cigarettes were...

Yehudi Menuhin

Yehudi Menuhin And Marcel Gazelle, In Recital – 1952 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Yehudi Menuhin, violin – Marcel Gazelle, piano – Recital – Ascona, Switzerland – January 1, 1952 – Swiss Radio/France Musique – Continuing the Yehudi Menuhin centenary this week with a recital, recorded by Swiss radio on January 1st 1952 and featuring Menuhin along with pianist Marcel Gazelle in a program...

Broadcasting and the First Amendment

Antonin Scalia And Eric Sevareid On The First Amendment And Broadcasting – 1973 – Past Daily Reference Room

The First Amendment and Broadcasting – Antonin Scalia – Eric Sevareid et al. – March 27, 1973 – NPR – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The First Amendment and Broadcasting – in 1973, a hot button topic and one which further drove wedges between already fractured elements of our society....

April 20, 1979 - Elections in Rhodesia

April 20, 1979 – Rhodesia Heads To The Polls

April 20, 1979 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – A day of sweeping changes, April 20th, 1979 – although at the time it didn’t seem that way. The free elections in Rhodesia were regarded as a footnote, almost an afterthought on many news programs. But...

April 20, 2016 – Past Daily Is Looking For A Few Good Bucks

April 20, 2016 – Past Daily Is Looking For A Few Good Bucks

  Another (kind of) short update – it’s been suspiciously silent the past day. Not one new contributor – that’s disappointing. But we’re not over yet and there is big news coming up from one of our supporters which may be an extra incentive to hit the donate button. I...