Free Speech – De Gedachten zijn Vrij Wed. 7 Jan. 2015

Feee Angela Davis * Lenny Bruce * Zappa * The Last Poets * Bed Peace, Hair Peace * Give Ireland  Back to the Irish *  4 hours of Free Speech

NEW at 12:00 FREE ANGELA DAVIS ** LENNY BRUCE ** FRANK ZAPPA ** THE LAST POETS ** 

FREE ANGELA

Free Angela Davis

“Free Angela” is a compilation cd released in 1971 to help raise funds for the liberation of black activist (and communist, oh my soul!) Angela Davis. Angela is still very much alive and kicking on the left bank…  This beautiful soul cd features committed music and lyrics by Larry Saunders, Nitroglycerine, Tyrone Thomas, Brother Love, Soul Encyclopaedia and Dickie Wonder, and is available on cd (Secret Stash Records, Minneapolis, USA).

Secret Stash Records says: “Amidst the socially and politically tumultuous 1960s and 1970s, Angela Davis emerged as one of the era’s most controversial figures.… Read more...

My Generation of Sun 04, Monday 05 and Tuesday 06 January

SPECIALS: Paris * Free Angela * Hash Bamboo Shuffle * Summer Holiday **

PARIS: CIDISC & JUKE BOX MAGAZINE

Jukebox magazine logo

CIDISC is the name of a record fair held in Paris a few times a year, but in fact it’s much more than just  record fair.  As it happens, several artists and bands have a stall there, selling their latest records or releases, while talking to fans and autographing any items the collector has brought along. Several authors also have a stall there, selling and autographing their books – be it an autobiography or a study on a particular item related to pop music.
Moreover, there’s always a showcase or a concert – live at the premises – featuring sixties stars and younger artists who revive the genre,  focusing France and the early sixties.… Read more...

1st Art Rock Show: The Endless River

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Eerste show van 2015! First show of 2015! Pink Floyd (Endless River), The Flower Kings (Tour Kaputt), Haken (Visions), Demians (Mercury), Steven Wilson (The Raven That Refused To Sing) and Cardiacs (On Land And In The Sea).

De legendarische rockband Pink Floyd komt na lange tijd met een geheel nieuw album. “The Endless River is in meer dan één betekenis een zwanenzang en een slotakkoord. Het is een eerbetoon aan de weggevallen toetsenist Rick Wright. Niet toevallig opent de plaat met zijn stem, van over het graf: ‘There’s a lot of things left unsaid…’ Of zoals Gilmour onlangs over het talent én het karakter van zijn vriend zei You don’t know a good thing until it’s gone.” (Humo)

Progarchives.com review: “Your reaction to ‘The Endless River’ will depend on the level of anger/Waters you’re looking for.… Read more...

New schedule, more hours, more shows

Starting  Thursday 08 January, Radio 68 will add 24 more hours to its schedule, totalling 72 hours/ week. At the same time, we will re-arrange and diversify our shows.

My Gen

MY GENERATION (Sunday-Monday, thru the night for our American listeners): 4 hours bringing you all the sounds and all the voices of the sixties, inccluding poetry, speeches, stories, etc.  A complete new show every week.

FREE SPEECH (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday): 4 hours of real Free Speech: all types of music and Word in many languages, covering all eras, places, styles and genres. One new hour every week.

DE GEDACHTEN ZIJN VRIJ (maandag, dinsdag, woensdag): een blok van vier uur Vrije Gedachten in woord en muziek, in alle talen, genres en stijlen, van alle tijden en plaatsen. Eén nieuw uur per week.… Read more...