Tagged: Government

Should Federal Aid To Education Be Expanded? 1949 – Past Daily Reference Room

Should Federal Aid To Education Be Expanded? 1949 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – America United Program – Should Federal Aid To Education Be Expanded? – May 29, 1949 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection In 1949 access to a good, or even adequate education, depended on where you lived and what your economic circumstances were....

Üni Foreman – Live at Umea Open – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Üni Foreman – live at Umea Open – March 28, 2014 – Sveriges Radio P3 Over to Sweden tonight for a set by Indie/Space/Alt duo Üni Foreman, recorded live at the Umea Open Festival by the venerable Sveriges Radio P3 on...

The Police – Live At Markethalle, Hamburg – 1980 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend

Click on the link here for Audio Player – The Police – In concert at Markethalle, Hamburg – January 14, 1980 –  RBB, Berlin Classic concert this weekend. Early Police, as recorded in concert for Rockpalast by RBB in Berlin at Markethalle, Hamburg on January 14, 1980. The Police were...

Wooden Saints – Live At Noorderslag 2014 – Nights At The Roundtable: Rock Without Borders/Mini-Concert Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Wooden Saints – live at Noorderslag 2014 – January 18, 2014 – VPRO/3FM – The Netherlands Over to The Netherlands tonight for a set by Dutch Indie/Alt up-and-comers Wooden Saints, at the 2014 Noorderslag Festival in Groningen on January 18th of...

State Of The Union – January 24, 1995

Click on the link here for Audio Player: NPR – State Of The Union Message – January 24, 1995 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this day in 1995, at least in this country, had to do with what the State of the Union was all about. 1994 saw...

Nelson Mandela – 1918-2013

Nelson Mandela – 1918-2013

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Nelson Mandela Inaugural Address 1994 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection The sad news, reported just a short time ago, that former Prime Minister and voice of South Africa Nelson Mandela has passed away. As tribute to the man and a reminder...

Mobilization For Human Needs – October 22, 1934 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – President Franklin Roosevelt – Message for the 1934 Mobilization For Human Needs – Oct. 22, 1934 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection In 1934 we were still in the grip of a Depression. Federal, State and Local governments were strapped. The onus...

The Clot Thickens – October 17, 1986

Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – October 17, 1986 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection A day of diplomatic wrangling, spin and damage control, this October 17th in 1986. Beginning with the White House sending former Attorney General Griffin Bell to Managua to...

Lukas Geniusas Plays Music Of Rachmaninov In Recital – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Lukas Geniusas in concert at Palais des Congres du Tourquet – August 23, 2013 – Radio France Musique At the ripe old age of 23, and already the recipient of numerous awards and accolades, including a Young Talent award from his...