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Maya Angelou And Jane Birkin Talk About Free Love, Abortions And Changing Social Values In 1970 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Maya Angelou, Jane Birkin, Russ Meyer, William Friedkin, Bob Crane – Kup’s Show – March 26, 1970 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Even though 1970 seemed a little late to talk about it, the subject of free-love, single parents, abandoning marriage, birth control, abortions, co-habitating and everything regarding what...

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...

Wilshire-Vermont - 1979

You Live In L.A. It’s July 1979 – The Radio Station You’ve Listened To All Your Life Is Changing – Gas Is $1.27 A Gallon – You Are Questioning Life.

KMPC – Dick Whittinghill Show – July 30, 1979 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Midway through the last year of the 70s. July 30, 1979. Smog is bad. Traffic is bad. Buses are never on time. Things just seem a little off – you can’t really describe it –...