Daily Archive: June 27, 2017

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...

The Primitives - in session for john peel 1986

The Primitives In Session – 1986 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Primitives – in session for John Peel – September 30, 1986 – Broadcast October 15, 1986 – BBC Radio 1 – The Primitives in session for John Peel tonight, the first of three sessions the band did during their first incarnation. This one is from September 30, 1986 and...