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It’s February 22, 1968 -You Live In L.A. – You’re In High School – You Have A Problem With Authority Figures – Welcome To The 60s.

KRLA-KHJ-KFWB-KBLA – February 22, 1968 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – No pressure . . .but: Become a Patron! Authority figures – they never seemed to bother you until sometime around Junior High. But then, sometime around Junior High was when life as you knew it changed. You changed, the...

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Kurt Weil: Down in The Valley – Original TV Cast – 1950 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Kurt Weil – Down In The Valley – Original NBC-TV Cast – 1950 – RCA-Victor album LM-16 – Become a Patron! A 29 minute dose of 20th century American Folk-Drama as envisioned by a razor-sharp German Expressionist. Kurt Weil, who gained world-wide recognition with Three-Penny Opera produced a very healthy...

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Paul Zindel Talks About The Effects Of Gamma-Rays On Man-In-The-Moon Marigolds – 1971 – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

Paul Zindel – Orin Lehman – in converstion with Casper Citron – June 1, 1971 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Become a Patron! When people talk about cultural upheavals in the 1960s the conversation generally stays around Film, Fashion and Music. But it seems that every facet of the...

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It’s December 1980 – You’re A Teenager – You Live In L.A. – It’s Been A Strange Month In A Strange Year And Hopefully Not A Strange Decade

KJLH – December 11, 1980 – Rob Frankel Sound Collection Become a Patron! Maybe it’s a new decade and even though it’s December, you’re still getting used to it – maybe hearing about John Lennon a few days earlier has you wondering. Maybe its what you’re listening to isn’t like...

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It’s February 1969 – You Live In L.A. – You’re A Teenager – You Go To High School – Life Begins Behind The Cafeteria

KRLA – Russ O’Hara – 7-8:00 pm – February 23, 1969 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Become a Patron! Yep. There you are – you and your friends; Bummer Bob, Phantom Wallwasher, Steve, Captain Nemo and the new kid, Arnold. You’re behind the cafeteria – it’s Nutrition. The air...