Tagged: Rodney King

Los Angeles - April 29-May 4, 1992

April 29, 1992 – Red Sky Over Los Angeles – The Rodney King Verdict – The First 7 Hours.

April 29, 1992 – 3:45-4:30 pm – KNX-AM Los Angeles – Gordon Skene Sound Collection April 29, 1992 – 4:30-5:30 pm – KNX-AM Los Angeles – Gordon Skene Sound Collection April 29, 1992 – 5:30-7:00 pm – KNX-AM/KCRW-FM Los Angeles – Gordon Skene Sound Collection April 29, 1992 – 8:30-9:30...

Robert Alton Harris

April 20, 1992 – Vigils, Protestors, Pileups

April 20, 1992 – CBS Radio Hourly News – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – April 20, 1992 – A busy days for vigils, protests, car accidents and observances. After exhausting all appeals, convicted killer Robert Alton Harris was spending the day saying goodbyes before heading down to the Death Watch...

May 1, 1992 – Rodney King: ‘We Can Get Along Here – We’re All Stuck Here For A While’ .

Become a Patron! If you lived in Los Angeles, this sunny May 1st in 1992, you woke up noticing the sky was red, the air was thick with smoke and the streets were filled with troops. The city was going into its third day of unrest and reports were coming...

Days Of Rage – The Rodney King Verdict – April 29, 1992

Days Of Rage – The Rodney King Verdict – April 29, 1992

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Continuous coverage from KNX-AM, Los Angeles – April 30, 1992 In light of the goings on in Baltimore yesterday and today, and as a reminder of the public outrages visited on America since 1992; it’s ironic that...

The Taking Of Ted the Hermit – April 7, 1996

Click on the link here for Audio Player – ABC World News This Week + ABC Hourly News – April 7, 1996 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection It just so happened, April 7th in 1996 was a Sunday. It was also Easter Sunday. It was also the first day of...

No Justice – No Peace. L.A. Burns – April 29, 1992

No Justice – No Peace. L.A. Burns – April 29, 1992

Click on the link here for Audio Player: One of the most costly and destructive riots in history. The beating trial of Rodney King by four Los Angeles Police Offers, who were handed not-guilty verdicts on this day in 1992. Within minutes of the verdict‘s reading, disturbances erupted...