Daily Archive: January 5, 2018

The Auteurs

The Auteurs In Session – 1993 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Auteurs – in session at The BBC – January 1, 1993 – BBC Radio 1 – The Auteurs in session to end up the week. Long considered part of the vanguard of the Britpop movement, the band thought otherwise, and founder Luke Haines insisted they be considered more fringe...

Last Ship of Dutch Nationals Leaving Djakarta

Exit: Jakarta – Expelling Dutch Nationals – 1957 – Past Daily Reference Room

Life And The World – Indonesia – Jan. 7, 1958 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Ever since Indonesia was declared independent on August 17, 1945, there had been a tenuous relationship between the new government and the holdovers from the Dutch Colonial days. The Dutch had wanted to re-colonize...

Pro-Gaddafi Demonstration

January 5, 1989 – Tripoli Has An Attack Of Whim-Whams

January 5, 1989 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – January 5, 1989 – The United Nations Security Council was slated to meet for urgent closed-door consultations on this day to discuss Libya’s protest of American shoot-down of Libyan MIG’s over the Mediterranean. No public meeting...