Monday, April 03, 2017

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS - Sounds of America

"Library of Congress adds to list of sounds that shaped America" PBS NewsHour 3/29/2017


SUMMARY:  It's the Library of Congress' tribute to significant sound recordings.  Each year, 25 pieces of audio are selected to be inducted into the National Recording Registry.  Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden walks us through this year's selections, from a 1888 wax cylinder recording to 1990s rap.

"Listen to the classic and groundbreaking recordings that made this year's National Registry list" by Jessica Yarvin, PBS NewsHour 3/29/2017

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