Daily Archive: May 16, 2017

The Revillos - In session 1981

The Revillos In Session -1981 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Revillos – in session for John Peel – April 29, 1981 – broadcast May 13, 1981 – BBC Radio 1 – The Revillos tonight. Formerly The Rezillos, but through a proviso that, to get out of their contract, Sire Records stipulated they couldn’t use the name Rezillos. And so...

1946 Coal Miners Strike

May 16, 1946 – A Coal Miner’s Strike, A National Disruption

May 16, 1946 – MBS: Frazier Hunt News And Commentary – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – May 16, 1946 – on this day, 71 years ago, the country was feeling the affects of a crippling Coal Strike, as called by Union President John L. Lewis. And even though negotiations were...