Tagged: Czech Republic

November 9, 1938 – Neville Chamberlain And The Munich Crisis – Staving Off The Inevitable

Lest we all forget events in history leading up to other events in history, the Munich Crisis of 1938 served as the Preview Of Coming Attractions in what would eventually become World War 2. In what became a word associated with weakness in Foreign Policy, Appeasement had averted, at least...

Prague - August 21, 1968

August 1968 – Prague: Days Of Bricks, Teargas And Tanks

Prague – August 21, 1968 – NBC Radio Second Sunday: Revolution in Revolt – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – August 21, 1968 – If you were living in Prague on this day, you would no doubt have been stirred out of your sleep by the sound of tanks rumbling down...

Yelli-Yelli

Yelli-Yelli (Emi Hanak) – In Session 2016 – Past Daily Soundbooth – Rock Without Borders Edition

Yelli-Yelli – in session for Sous le Jupes de FIP, Paris – May 23, 2016 – Radio France/FIP – Sounds from Algeria mixed with Czech Republic tonight, via Yelli-Yelli. Former singer with the group Milkymee and known as Emilie Hanak, they have some three albums to their credit. Hanak has...

36 Hours To Make A Difference – Past Daily’s Spring Fundraiser Will Be Over Soon!

36 Hours To Make A Difference – Past Daily’s Spring Fundraiser Will Be Over Soon!

    Who Says We Can’t Multi-task? 36 hours left to ask for your support – only 36 hours left and we are close to reaching half our goal – I have my fingers crossed we’ll get all the way to our goal by the time our Fundraiser is over,...

Bewilder – Live At Song Of The Year 2015 – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders Edition

– Bewilder – Live At Song Of The Year 2015 – Dec. 11, 2015 – NPO3 – The Netherlands – More bands from last night’s Song Of The Year 2015 in Holland. Tonight, it’s Bewilder, a Dutch Indie band who have only been around for 2 years and already have...

Russian Troops advancing to Berlin

April 16, 1945 – 45 Miles From Berlin – Crossing The Elbe – End Of The Air War In Europe

Become a Patron! On this day in 1945, America was still coming to grips with the loss of President Roosevelt. But there was still a war going on, and events were unfolding quickly. At airtime, the German Air Force was reported to be no longer functioning, as news came of...

Berlin Radio reports - May 28, 1938

May 23, 1938 – ‘Today The Weather For Berlin Is . . . Fine’

News for this day in May, 1938 comes by way of Berlin Radio, broadcasting the news in English. Reports claiming three more Czech border provocations along the disputed Sudeten territory, with German border guards “harassed” by Czech troops. Reports claimed ten Czech soldiers were attempting to blow up a bridge...

Whitewater And Former Black Panthers – May 1, 1998

Clink on the link here for Audio Player: A day loaded with contrasts, this May 1st in 1998. The Whitewater Scandal and the relentless pursuit by Kenneth Starr of the Clinton White House. Former Assistant Attorney General Webster Hubbell was charged with income tax evasion in connection with...

Soviet Tanks In Prague – August 20, 1968

Soviet Tanks In Prague – August 20, 1968

Click on the link here for audio player: Soviet Invasion of Czechoslovakia – 1968 Even though news during this August in 1968 was primarily about the upcoming Democratic Convention in Chicago, the just finished Republican Convention in Miami and the ongoing protests to the Vietnam War, news for this August...