Daily Archive: December 16, 2016


Blur In Session – 1990 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Blur – In session for Mark Goodier – BBC Radio 1 – August 10, 1990 – BBC Radio 1 – Very early Blur tonight. In what I think is their first session at the BBC, five months after the band were signed by Food Records and two months before the...

The kid Drink Vendor in Beirut.

In Search Of Time’s Man Of The Year In 1958 – Past Daily Gallimaufry

Bill Downs Commentary – CBS Radio – December 1958 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – As it always is, the end of just about every year brings a flood of reflections, what-if’s and ironies. 1958 certainly joins the ranks of the dim-distant past, and most likely very few, if any...

UN Troops in Somalia

December 16, 1992 – Situation In Somalia

December 16, 1992 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – December 16, 1992 – The view from Somalia. As US troops landed in the war-torn town of Baidoa, and together with UN Peacekeepers began the process of delivering food supplies to starving locals. Fears of resistance...