Posts Tagged ‘Second World War’

Swing Time at the Seraph Club: Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy

The Andrews Sisters

As a part of Swing Sun­day, Gabrielle Riel broad­casts her pro­gram “Swing Time at the Ser­aph Club” this evening from 6:00pm — 7:30pm SLT North Amer­i­can Pacif­ic time. The show focus­es on the music of World War II in hon­or of tomor­row’s Memo­r­i­al Day hol­i­day in the Unit­ed States.

Music of the 40s

Today, tune in for the music of the Sec­ond World War and the imme­di­ate post-war era.

One Night in November

On the full-moon night of Thurs­day, Novem­ber the 14th, 1940 – 70 years ago tomor­row – the city of Coven­try in the heart of Britain suf­fered one of the most intense­ly con­cen­trat­ed air raids of the Sec­ond World War, code-named “Oper­a­tion Moon­light Sonata”, after which 568 peo­ple were con­firmed killed, 863 seri­ous­ly wound­ed and 393 injured. The ancient […]

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