Audio Curios: Reading the News

This week in Audio Curios:

Paul Holmes hosts a breakfast show in Vienna in 1983 and broadcaster Lee Hatherly fondly remembers her news script being set alight.

Excerpts from “Good Morning Vienna,” Blue Danube Radio (1 Dec 1983); and “Grey Power,” Coast Access Radio (April 2005).

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This post is part of the Audio Curios series. Radio Collection Developer Gareth Watkins regularly comes across interesting, unique, and sometimes downright puzzling bits of audio during his accessioning work. He’s going to share some of these audio treasures with you in the Audio Curios series, which will be posted here on the Gauge blog frequently during 2015.

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