1979

Teenage Anxiety 1979

You’re A Teenager – You Live In L.A. – It’s September 26, 1979 – Your Boyfriend Has Just Entered You In Rick Dees’ First Televised Wet T-Shirt Contest. You Are Not Amused.

  KHJ – Rick Dees – September 26, 1979 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – For all the talk about the 70s fashion, Punks and Shag Haircuts, the 70s were also a decade of strange new customs. Hot on the heels of Disco came other odd rituals; Wet t-shirt contests...

H.R. Haldeman - Watergate

H.R. Haldeman – Watergate Hearings – AM Session – August 1, 1973 – Past Daily Reference Room

H.R. Haldeman – Watergate Hearings – Morning session – August 1, 1973 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Part 1 H.R. Haldeman – Watergate Hearings – Morning session – August 1, 1973 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Part 2 H.R. Haldeman; one of the key figures in the Watergate...

Luciano Berio - guest conducts the L.A. Philharmonic

Luciano Berio With The Los Angeles Philharmonic Play Music Of Gabrielli, Maderna, Berio and DeFalla – 1979 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Luciano Berio, guest Conducts the L.A. Philharmonic – January 28, 1979 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Another historic concert this week. This one might take some getting used to if you aren’t already familiar with the Experimental music of Luciano Berio. But Berio, along with his compatriot Bruno Maderna,...

Making Out and Iggy Pop is on The Radio

You’re A Teenager – You Live In L.A. – It’s November 1979 – KROQ Has Iggy Pop Live – You Missed Most Of It – You had A Good Excuse

  KROQ – Jed The Fish – Iggy Pop Live From The Stardust Ballroom – Hollywood – November 30, 1979 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – There are times, important times, times where you made every plan and had it worked out, down to the second. But then there are...

Teenagers in L.A. 1979

You Live In L.A. – You’re A Teenager – It’s March 14, 1979, And Supertramp Is About To Release Breakfast In America – Past Daily Pop Chronicles

KROQ-FM – Mike Raphone – March 14, 1979 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Your town – L.A. And the weekend belongs to you. You have your fake i.d. and you’re going to punch a hole in the heart of Saturday night. You have choices – there’s the Strip and...