Daily Archive: September 8, 2017

The Blitz

September 1940 – The Blitz Begins – Past Daily Reference Room

September 1940 – MBS: John Steele Reports from London – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – September 7, 1940 – the beginning of the Blitz; what would be an 8-month nightmare of daily raids over England by German bombers in an attempt to alternately demoralize the country, but also prepare it...

Swissair Flight 111 wreckage

September 8, 1998 – Wall Street Feeding Frenzy – Mystery Of Swissair Flight 111- Shooting Spree In Colorado

September 8, 1998 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – September 8, 1998 – A busy news day. Beginning with a post-Labor Day Holiday feeding frenzy on Wall Street. Triggered by rumors of a reduction in interest rates, the dow rose an astonishing 289 points at...

The Jam

The Jam In Concert – 1981 – Past Daily Soundbooth

  The Jam – In Concert at Golders Green – December 19, 1981 – BBC In Concert Series – BBC Radio 1 – The Jam in concert tonight. One of the bands that epitomized Punk and Mod revival, The Jam were huge throughout the UK and the rest of Europe....