Early "70s radio

the American format revolution
  • 276 Pages
  • 4.29 MB
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  • English
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Continuum , New York
Radio and music, History, Popular music, History and crit
StatementKim Simpson
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML68 .S52 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 276 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25016512M
ISBN 101441157581, 0826461336
ISBN 139781441157584, 9780826461339
LC Control Number2010048882
OCLC/WorldCa657602858

Early '70s Radio is must reading for anyone interested in the unique role specialized audio programming played in an era of historic social change.

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"Yo-Yo" is primo Osmonds and one of early '70s radio's giddiest delights. Written by Joe South (in his book, Donny credits it to Joe Simon, which is an honest ballpark mistake), the song first charted in for Billy Joe Royal, bubbling under at # Early '70s Radio focuses on the emergence of commercial music radio "formats," which refer to distinct musical genres aimed toward specific audiences.

This formatting revolution took place in a period rife with heated politics, identity anxiety, large-scale disappointments and. "The world can never be the world they see," go the lyrics, with musical accompaniment that sounds clearly elegiac, if not funereal.

(You can read more about the rise of the end of innocence as a key topic in the collective mind in chapter 1 of my book, Early '70s Radio.) By the time this song had appeared as the B-side of their "Superstar.

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rock would also continue to grow in popularity with many sub-genres of it being formed such as hard rock and punk. During this decade synthesized electronic music also. 70's Radio Hits - 70's Radio Hits 4 - Music Many of these songs are otherwise hard to find.

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Other pop tunes include the mainstream My Baby Loves Lovin', and Lay Down, which has a mildly gospel sound. Great soul tunes abound, as in Turn Back The Hands Of Time, Love On A Two-Way Street, Love Land, and O-o-h Child.

Some of these songs are otherwise hard to find. I recommend this CD to anyone who likes great early 70s hit songs.4/5(8). Live 70s radio stations online from United Kingdom. Listen to your favorite 70s music for free at or on your smartphone. Time-Life's AM Gold: Early '70s Classics is an excellent collection of pop music that includes some huge hits, loads of big artists, and just enough obscurities to keep it from being too obvious.

It covers everything from singer/songwriters to bubblegum with stops at smooth soul, country rock, and for dessert, a dollop of "The Candy Man" by Sammy Davis, Jr. Highlights of the set are the. But through the '70s and most of the early '80s, the dominating FM radio format was called "Beautiful Music" (later called "Easy Listening").

These stations often played "cover" versions of pop songs as rendered by orchestras with lush string arrangements, perky.

C.A.B., organized by radio advertisers inearly hired pioneer market researcher Archibald M. Crossley* to measure the unseen audience. In up to 81 U.S. cities for 16 years, Crossley aides thumbed through telephone directories, called subscribers at random, asked them what program, if.

A decade's worth of tracks that FM radio has largely quit playing but we don't want you to forget. Classic Hits. The greatest hit music of all time, with a '70s and '80s focus Oldies Pop, rock, and soul hits from the mid-'60s through early-'70s.

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This Is Music: The year of Monterey Pop, "Sgt. Pepper," and the Summer of Love. A decade's worth of tracks that FM radio has largely quit playing but we don't want you to forget. Oldies Novelty Records rock, and soul hits from the mid-'60s through early-'70s. s & '70s Lite Hits.

Early adult contemporary classics. Melodies & Memories. Nostalgic pop hits from the '50s and '60s. Pre-Made Blend: Melodies & Memories. Radio - Radio - New initiatives, – The decades between and witnessed the slow development of competition between established public-service broadcasters as well as the growing popular appeal of advertiser-supported music formats on pirate stations or developing local outlets.

The use of FM radio expanded in many nations, allowing more radio channels and thus more program. Hits Of The 60s, 70s, and 80s Plays your favorite hits from the 's through the 's.

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Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable ced material may be challenged and removed. July ) (Learn how and when to remove this template message. There is a new book out about college radio by TV historian Tim Brooks.

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