Newstalgia Downbeat featuring The Erroll Garner Trio and Perez Prado and His Orchestra, live at Birdland and broadcast June 4, 1955.
May 1, 1961 - Peace overtures between Laos and Cambodia. South Vietnam situation. U.S. Foreign Policy. Domestic Unemployment. Scientists weighing weather conditions for launch of first Manned Spaceflight. Jordan's King Hussein announces wedding engagement. Last day to help Newstalgia. Donate whatever you can. It all helps!
Newstalgia Reference Room - Teddy Roosevelt delivers an address "Liberty Of The People" - on September 22, 1912.
April 18, 1941 - Yugoslavia surrenders to Germany. Balkans come under Nazi control. Greece next. British bombers raid Germany. German bombers raid Britain. British public opinion runs against government action. Capitol Hill - Senators accused of trying to get deferments for sons and constituents. Soft Coal strike continues. Bills introduced to prevent strikes in Defense industries. Anticipated heated argument over Convoy Bill.
April 13, 1940 - news about the deteriorating situation and invasion of Norway. The reaction to the invasion throughout Europe. News reports from Berlin and London.
Nights at the Roundtable with Frank Zappa and The Mothers Of Invention, recorded in session at The BBC on October 23, 1968.
April 11, 1983 - The Middle East Peace Settlement falls apart. King Hussein drops out, citing PLO unwillingness to come to terms. PLO Moderate leader Issam Sartawi assassinated. MX Missile program. Star Wars Defense initiative gets promoted by Caspar Weinberger. Nuclear Freeze Initiative introduced. Kenneth Adelman confirmation battle. Shuttle Challenger heads back to Cape Canaveral after successful landing. London streets blocked and traffic snarled while WW2 era bomb is defused.
The Death of Martin Luther King Jr. on this day (April 4th) 1968. A special re-cap of the story by NBC Radio.
Weekend Gallimaufry with Bill Monroe, live at New River Ranch, Maryland, July 28, 1963.
Nights at the Roundtable with Paul Whiteman and his 1922 recording, Bygones.
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