Monthly Archive: July 2020

Floods of '93 0

July 31, 1993 – Clinton Sells A Budget Deal – The Great Flood Of ’93 – A Cautious Ceasefire In Lebanon

July 31, 1993 – Called The Great Flood of ’93, flood waters were busy rising at an alarming rate, forcing many to leave there homes on a moments notice, cutting a wide swatch of destruction in its wake. The latest nightmare from the flood washed up on the doorsteps of...

The Strokes - in concert - 2003 0

The Strokes – Live At Alexandra Palace – 2003 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Stokes – Live At Alexandra Palace – December 5, 2003 – Band soundboard – The Stokes in concert tonight – recorded live at Alexandra Palace in London on December 5, 2003. The Strokes are from Manhattan, New York. Formed in 1998, the band is composed of singer Julian Casablancas,...

Prisoners on The Western Front 0

July 30, 1944 – News From The Front – Allies Picking Up Speed On The Western Front – Russians Poised To Take Warsaw.

July 30, 1944 – News from the battle fronts, all reporting allied advances. Along the Western front, British troops on the eastern end of the Normandy line launched a powerful new drive. The British 2nd Army was making slow but steady progress in its drive south of advancing up to...

Alena Baeva - in concert from Tokyo 0

Alena Baeva With Paavo Järvi And The NHK Symphony Play Music Of Strauss, Ysaÿe And Rott – 2019 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Alena Baeva, violin – NHK Symphony, Paava Järvi, cond. – Concert of February 9, 2019 – NHK-FM, Tokyo – Heading over to Tokyo this week for something a bit more contemporary. A concert by the legendary NHK Symphony, conducted by Paavo Järvi and featuring the Russian violinist Alena Baeva in...

Zulfikar Ali Bhutto - return from exile 0

July 29, 1977 – The Oil Flows In Alaska – Ali Bhutto Returns – Kent State Redux Of A Sort.

July 29, 1977 – A day with ominous implications, but not at the time. After postponement due to protests, the much touted Trans-Alaskan Pipeline, some 800 miles long, commenced to working with oil flowing from the Eastern slope, which began five weeks earlier, into Valdez the once-tiny fishing port, now...

Bosnia - July 1993 0

July 28, 1993 – To Launch Airstrikes Over Bosnia – Driving 150,000 Lebanese From Their Homes – Taking Up Aid For Flood Victims.

July 28, 1993 – A world laced with conflict. In Bosnia, the conflict between Serbs and Croats continued; with regular shelling and raining sniper fire in Bosnia. President Clinton was weighing the very real possibility of launching airstrikes in support of UN troops on the ground. If he gave the...

Beirut - 1982 - Magnum Photos 0

July 27, 1982 – Still Looking For A Solution To The Beirut Crisis – The Talk And Shell Game – Sanctions And Grain Sales

July 27, 1982 – CBS World News Roundup – Newsbreak – 9:00 News – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Juy 27, 1982 – News from Beirut this day. U.S. envoy Philip Habib was on his way to Israel to meet with Menachem Begin in an attempt to find a solution...

Arthur Lee - live at Glastonbury 2003 0

Arthur Lee And Love – Live At Glastonbury 2003 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Arthur Lee and Love – live at Glastonbury 2003 – BBC 6 Music Arthur Lee and Love to end the weekend and get ready for what is certainly another roller-coaster week ahead. With the passing this weekend of Peter Green, it brought to mind what was a very rich period...