Daily Archive: October 2, 2018

Charles Aznavour

Charles Aznavour – In Concert – 1965 – Past Daily Soundbooth: Tribute Edition (Charles Aznavour – 1924-2018)

Charles Aznavour – In Concert From The Paris Olympia – January 23, 1965 – Radio France International – We’ve had the deaths of three profound artists in recent days, each a huge influence over their respective genres. Charles Aznavour was something of a Renaissance man – a singer/songwriter, actor, activist...

Berlin Wall

Willy Brandt And The State Of Germany In 1967 – Past Daily Reference Room

Willy Brandt – ABC Radio: Issues & Answers – January 22, 1967 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – From the view of 2018, the Germany of 1967, some 51 years ago, was a vastly different place. Those of us of a certain age remember all too well the Germany of...

President Reagan

October 2, 1981 – President Reagan And The Window Of Vulnerability

October 2, 1981 -President Reagan Announcement of the United States Strategic Weapons Program – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – October 2, 1981. We were knee-deep in the Cold War and the old fears of Communist domination were coming back to visit. On this day, President Reagan addressed an assembled group...