Daily Archive: May 17, 2019

The Zombies In Session – 1965 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Zombies In Session – Top Of The Pops – 1965 Sessions – BBC Radio 1 – The Zombies in session from 1965 to end out the week. Recorded for the BBC Radio 1 Saturday Club program with Brian Matthew. Like The Kinks, The Zombies were one of those bands...

China After Mao – 1977 – Era Of The Two Whatever’s – Past Daily Reference Room

NPR: Options – What’s Happening In China Now? – December 23, 1977 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – China after Mao. When Mao Zedong, Chairman of the Communist Party of China, died on September 9, 1976, China was in a political and economic quagmire. The Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution and...

Mayaguez Incident - May 1975

May 17, 1975 – The Mayaguez Postmortem – Anwar Sadat Goes Opinion Sampling -The Shah Pays A Visit

May 17, 1975 – CBS Radio The World This Week – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – May 17, 1975 – End of a busy week. With the Mayguez incident resolved, with President Ford announcing the two-day crisis was over, it was now time to look at the incident itself and...