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Something in the Air

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Something in the Air

type:
Book
Current Status:
In Season
author:
71674
publisher:
Random House
genre:
Nonfiction

We gave it a B+

The Washington Post writer examines the trends that shaped American radio, from the birth of Top 40 to the invasion of shock jocks to the rise of NPR.

Fun Fact
In exchange for receiving a writing credit on the song, pioneering DJ Alan Freed played Chuck Berry’s ”Maybellene” for two hours straight.

Final Word
An engaging look at radio’s evolution over the past 50 years.

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