Daily Archive: January 11, 2019

Fairfield Parlour

Fairfield Parlour In Session – 1970 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Fairfield Parlour – in session for John Peel – Recorded April 30, 1970 – BBC Radio 1 – Fairfield Parlour in session to end the week. Kaleidoscope were active between 1967 and 1970. The band’s songs combined the elements of psychedelia with lyrics. They were also known at various times...

Mother Was A Blackshirt

Mother Was A Blackshirt – Women Of Britain’s Fascist Movement – 1930s – Past Daily Reference Room

Mother Was A Blackshirt – BBC Radio 4 – January 4, 2010 – BBC Radio 4 – Mother Was A Blackshirt was a documentary produced by BBC Radio 4 in 2010. It tackled the almost totally overlooked role of Women in the British Fascist movement of the 1930s, but how...

Korean War - 1951

January 12, 1951 – Korean War – “Fifty Percent Of People Do Not Take An Interest In Politics Unless It Affects Them” – Civility In The Halls Of Government.

January 12, 1951 – CBS Radio: Hear It Now With Edward R. Murrow – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – January 12, 1951 – The end of the second week of the new year. And judging by the reports, the year is starting out pretty the same as it ended 1950....

Blizzard of '97

January 11, 1997 – The Blizzard Of ’97 – Ol’ Blue Eyes Recuperates – Using The Velvet Glove On Serbia

January 11, 1997 – CBS Radio News On The Hour – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – January 11, 1997 – The Blizzard of ’97. When much of the nation was nailed by an arctic blast – bearing the brunt of it seemed to be the upper Midwest, where temperatures dipped...