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Hong Fllu - 1969

It’s February 1969 – You’re A Teenager – You Live In L.A. – You Have The Dreaded Hong-Kong Flu – Charlie Tuna Is Your Nurse.

KHJ – Charlie Tuna – February 23, 1969 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Become a Patron! If you were a teenager and lived in L.A. and it was anywhere from late November 1968 to March 1969, chances were you had the flu. Not just any flu, but the dreaded...

East Berlin - attempted defection -

March 13, 1961 – East Berlin, OPEC, Cuba And Other Frying Pans.

If we’re helping relieve the boredom, chip in: Become a Patron! The Cold War climate was getting stirred up, this March 13th in 1961. News that West Berlin Mayor Willy Brandt left a meeting with President Kennedy saying there would be no trouble coming from the Soviets in the immediate...

Status Quo - Photo: Rex Features

Donovan – The Move – The Alan Price Set -The Bee Gees – Status Quo – Top Of The Pops – 1968 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Donovan – The Move -The Alan Price Set – The Bee Gees – Status Quo -Top Of The Pops – March 29, 1968 – BBC Radio 1 – You could chip in . . .or not: Become a Patron! Another installment of the legendary Top Of The Pops radio series....

Tube Station Shelter - 1941

March 12, 1941 – Wide-Spread Night Raids Over England – Berlin Blasts Washington Over Lend-Lease – Here Comes Matsuoka.

Become a Patron! March 12, 1941 – As the war went into its 560th day, the night raids by German bombers over England stepped up. The night before delivering a shower of destruction through a wide area of England. Thirty-four separate districts were bombed during the night raids. All attacks...

Kippington Lodge - Top of The Pops - 1967

Long John Baldry – Kippington Lodge – The Moody Blues – Brenda Lee – Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich. Top Of The Pops – 1967 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Long John Baldry – Kippington Lodge – The Moody Blues -Brenda Lee -Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick and Tich – Top Of The Pops – December 15, 1967 – BBC Radio 1 – A buck here – a buck there – it adds up and you can help: Become a...

Battleship Admiral Tirpitz - 1942

March 11, 1942 – In Search Of The Tirpitz – American Planes In Moscow Skies – American Trucks On Moscow Streets

Every little bit helps:Become a Patron! March 11, 1942 – Busy news day on the war fronts. News of the German super-Battleship Admiral Tirpitz was on the loose again. Earlier in the week, British planes spotted the ship and attacked it, sending it back to refuge in a Norwegian Fjord....

The Move - Top Of The Pops - 1967

The Move – Kenny Lynch – The Mindbenders – The Seekers – The Bee Gees – Top Of The Pops – 1967 – Past Daily Soundbooth

The Move – Kenny Lynch – The Mindbenders – The Seekers – The Bee Gees – Top Of The Pops – October 20, 1967 – BBC Radio 1 – It helps, a lot: Become a Patron! A program you might never hear today – a collection of artists that cover...

Night Raid aftermath

March 10, 1941 – Night Raids Resume – The Lease-Lend Bill Passes The Senate – Setting Priorities

$5.00 month, that’s all we ask: Become a Patron! March 10, 1941 – news on the War in Europe. German night raids had resumed. To many Londoners it was a resumption of “old times”, referring to the early days of the Blitz in 1940. To many others, who had fled...

Finnish Army - March 1940 -

March 9, 1940 – Russo-Finnish War: Peace Overtures – 1940 Presidential Election – The Hatch Act

We have bills – we have repairs – we have fingers crossed: Become a Patron! March 9, 1940 – With peace talks taking place between Finland and the Soviet Union, some hope for a peaceful settlement in the Winter War was proceeding, gingerly at best. On this day, the peace...

McCoy Tyner - Solo

McCoy Tyner – Solo Concert – Paris, 2005 – Past Daily Downbeat: Tribute Edition

McCoy Tyner – in solo Concert – Jazz à la Villette, Paris – September 7, 2005 – Radio France Musique – Become a Patron! McCoy Tyner in solo concert – recorded during Jazz à la Villette in Paris on September 7, 2005 and broadcast by Radio France Musique. As soon...