Popular Culture

Teenagers - L.A. - 1978

You’re A Teenager – It’s 1978 – You Live In L.A. – Thanksgiving Is Just Around The Corner, And Frazer Smith Is At The End Of The Dial

KROQ – Frazer Smith Show – 7:30-8:30 pm – Nov. 24, 1978 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – This is the year things started to change in L.A. – Punk and New Wave, which everybody “in the know” knew about for a couple years, was now an acknowledged piece of...

Pomona Fairgrounds Raceway - 1952

J.C. Agajanian And Sunday Afternoon Stock Car Races – Pomona, California 1952 – Past Daily Weekend Pop Chronicles

Pomona Fairgrounds – Leonard Cummings Interviews J.C. Agajanian and Tony Bettenhauser – Feb. 24, 1952 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Car Culture – an integral part of our Society since someone had the brilliant idea of matching up the internal combustion engine with wheels. But after World War 2,...

Fresno High 1968

You’re A Teenager – You Live In Fresno, California – It’s 1968 – It’s February – It Will All Get Weird Soon Enough

KYNO – Fresno – Lee Duncan 8:00 am – 9:00 am – February 12, 1968 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Hard to imagine, at least to those of us “of a certain age”, that it will be 50 years since 1968 first visited us. The year started off with...