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And the Hits Just Keep On Comin'
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Peter E. Berry
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 1977-03-01 - Publisher: Syracuse University Press

A well-known radio personality surveys popular-music history from 1955 to 1976, calling attention to leading artists and their greatest hits and including annual charts of the top fifty songs.
The Hits Just Keep on Coming
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Ben Fong-Torres
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

(Book). This lively blast from the past peels back the many layers of the Top 40 phenomenon: the DJs, fans, singles, jingles, dedications, contests, requests and more. The book features interviews with such renowned radio personalities and programmers as Casey Kasem, Dick Clark, Wolfman Jack, "Cousin Brucie" Morrow, Gary Owens
Chelsea Chelsea Bang Bang
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Chelsea Handler
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-04-01 - Publisher: Hachette UK

In these personal essays, the hilarious comedian and Chelsea Lately host reflects on family, love life, and the absurdities of adulthood with "cheeky candor" and signature wit (Philadelphia Inquirer). Life doesn't get more hilarious than when Chelsea Handler takes aim with her irreverent wit. Who else would send all-staff emails
Einstein on the Beach: Opera beyond Drama
Language: en
Pages: 314
Authors: Jelena . Novak, John Richardson
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-06 - Publisher: Routledge

Philip Glass and Robert Wilson’s most celebrated collaboration, the landmark opera Einstein on the Beach, had its premiere at the Avignon Festival in 1976. During its initial European tour, Metropolitan Opera premiere, and revivals in 1984 and 1992, Einstein provoked opposed reactions from both audiences and critics. Today, Einstein is
Early '70s Radio
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Kim Simpson
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-07-21 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA

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 seemingly insoluble social problems. As industry professionals worked overtime to understand