Monthly Archive: June 2017

Youth Culture 1959

America’s Fountain Of Youth – 1959 – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

The Open Mind – America And The Fountain Of Youth – January 4, 1959 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Youth and Youth Culture -it’s been an obsession since the beginning of time. Every generation has been preoccupied in one way or another with preserving its youth, its vitality, its...

Cardinal Glemp of Poland

June 30, 1983 – Message From Cardinal Glemp – Guatemala’s Furtive Glimpse Of Democracy

June 30, 1983 – CBS World News Roundup + Newsbreak + 9:00 network news – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – June 30, 1983 – Hopeful messages and unsure ones. Beginning with the arrival in Rome of Cardinal Glemp of Warsaw. Glemp came with a message to Pope John Paul II,...

Amber Arcades - live at Best Kept Secret 2017

Amber Arcades – Live At Best Kept Secret 2017 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Amber Arcades – in concert at Best Kept Secret 2017 – June 16, 2017 – VPRO/3VOOR12 Netherlands – Amber Arcades tonight. In concert from the Best Kept Secret Festival 2017, recorded earlier this month by VPRO in The Netherlands and broadcast by 3VOOR12–FM. Amber Arcades is no stranger to these...

Mercenaries on Trial - Hostages in Uganda

June 29, 1976 – Hostages In Uganda – Mercenaries In Angola

June 29, 1976 – CBS Radio News + Spectrum – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – June 29, 1976 – With days away from America celebrating the Bicentennial, there was other news capturing the worlds attention. A hostage situation taking place at Uganda’s Entebee airport had reached a stalemate. Hostages were...

Rudolf Firksuny

Rudolf Firkusny With Gyorgy Lehel And The Montreal Symphony Play Music Of Weber, Beethoven And Bartok – 1985 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Rudolf Firkusny with Gyorgy Lehel and the OSM – In Concert, July 23, 1985 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Part 1 Rudolf Firkusny with Gyorgy Lehel and the OSM – In Concert, July 23, 1985 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Part 2 Another historic concert this week. Famed...

Unemployment figures 1983

June 28, 1983 – Rosy Pictures, Thorny Realities – Unemployment Figures

June 28, 1983 – CBS World News Roundup + 9:00 Network news – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – June 28, 1983 – A day of mixed messages at home and abroad. During his press conference, President Reagan was asked about the then-current controversy brewing over “the Carter Briefing Book” with...

Army-McCarthy Hearings April 27, 1954

Army-McCarthy Hearings – Day 4 – April 27, 1954 – Past Daily Reference Room

Army-McCarthy Hearings – April 27, 1954 – CBS Radio Recap of days proceedings – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The history of Senate Subcommittee hearings is a long and contentious one. Before the current fiasco we had Watergate. In the 1970s that pretty much defined what America was all about,...

Djibouti Independence 1977

June 27, 1977 – A Fire In Tennessee – A New Leader For NAACP – Independence In Djibouti

June 27, 1977 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – June 27, 1977 – a day of contrasts throughout the world. Beginning with news of a tragic fire in a Columbia Tennessee jail which took the lives of some 42 prisoners and visitors is what was...