The Pope Mobile going through its paces.
Click on the link here for Audio Player: News for Oct. 5, 1979
News for this October 5th in 1979 had to do with good jobs numbers in September and the unemployment rate slipping below 6%. Then, as now, it took most everyone by surprise, but the numbers were reassuring the recession was turning around. Extra added bonus was the news the United Auto Workers had reached a tentative contract with Ford.
Meanwhile, Pope John Paul II was continuing his coast-to-coast tour of the U.S. with his arrival in Chicago, to a huge crowd, with over a million expected later on in the evening.
On Capitol Hill – crossing t’s and dotting i’s over the SALT II treaty, making sure everything was verifiable.
That, and a lot more, was how this day rolled in 1979 via Dallas Townsend and The CBS World News Roundup.
Noel and Liam Gallagher of Oasis – before the antagonism set in.
Click on the link here for Audio Player: Oasis In Session – BBC Radio 1 – 1994
One of the decade-defining bands of the 90’s tonight. Oasis in session at BBC Radio 1 – from the evening session of December 15, 1994. Intimate audience and Oasis at the top of their game.
Here’s what’s on the player:
Oasis – Live at Radio 1 – Dec. 15, 1994
1.(It’s Good) To Be Free
2.Married With Children
6.I Am The Walrus
Heading to the weekend – getting a head start.