Tagged: 1973

Senate Watergate Hearings

This Day In Watergate – August 2, 1973 – Past Daily Reference Room

August 2, 1973 – CBS Radio – Senate Watergate Hearings, recap of the day – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – As the Senate Watergate Hearings dragged on throughout the entire Summer of 1973, the testimony was illuminating, frustrating and and mystifying, as witness after witness was sworn in to give...

Nixon – The Next Four Years – January 8, 1973

Nixon – The Next Four Years – January 8, 1973

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS – Correspondents Report – The Next Four Years – January 8. 1973 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection On this January 8th in 1973, we were contemplating what the next four years of a Nixon Administration was...

Roe v. Wade – January 22, 1973

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Roe v. Wade report – Jan. 22, 1973 Forty years ago today, the Supreme Court handed down a decision that made a Woman’s right whether or not to choose to have an Abortion a legal right. Prior to this time it was illegal...

Argent In Concert – 1973 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

  Click on the link here for Audio Player: 1973-01-06 BBC In Concert (Argent)   Heading into the early 1970s this weekend for a concert recorded live at The BBC’s Paris Theater in London on January 6, 1973, featuring the legendary Argent.   One of the more popular bands, who were...

The Milk Fund, Drilling In Shale, And Wounded Knee – January 8, 1974

Click on the link here for Audio Player: News for January 8, 1974 News on this January 8th in 1974 continued with goings-on at The White House. Watergate was not going to go away, much to the Nixon Administration’s wishes it would. The White House did issue a White Paper...

Al Green In Session – 1973 – Nights At The Roundtable

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Al Green In Session – 1973 Since we’re in the midst of fundraising tonight (via FundRazr and Past Daily on Facebook), I thought I would toss up something special to kick off the Fundraiser and kick off November. The legendary Al Green....

October 12, 1973 – Apres Agnew, Le Deluge.

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Washington Week – Oct. 12, 1973 A startling and jarring week, but in reality a dress rehearsal for something bigger to come in the future. Vice-President Spiro Agnew resigned over Income Tax Evasion and a criminal investigation to which he plead No...

Nixon Cooking – Cambodia Done – Mae West Ageing – August 17, 1973

Click on the link here for Audio Player: News for Week ending August 17, 1973 News for this week, that also ended on August 17th in 1973, had much to do with the ever-growing Watergate story. Once again, Nixon came before the nation to offer an explanation over Watergate, over...

Suzi Quatro – 1973 – Nights At The Roundtable

Click on the Link: Suzi Quatro – All Shook Up – 1973 Anyone remotely familiar with the halcyon days of Glam Rock undoubtedly knows about Suzi Quatro. Born in Detroit, but relocated to London, Quatro was snapped up by the producing team of Chinn and Chapman, who were responsible for...