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The History of MTV In Relation to the Music Industry

“Ladies and gentlemen, rock ‘n’ roll,” was announced over footage of the Apollo 11 launch, launching MTV. The first video played was “Video Killed the Radio Star” by The Buggles leading MTV towards a very bumpy beginning (Marks 64). 1,365 more words

AM Radio

Book Reviews: Cleveland Rocks with Radio History

These two books feature some of the historic times of Cleveland radio, and are rich with tales from a time when radio was not so predictable, in playlist format and personalities. 1,148 more words


The Adeline M. Leitzbach Papers: Part II of a Two-Part Series

Adeline Leitzbach once mused: “ the old days in pictures… we used to go out on a lot with a couple of actors, a horse, a camera man and an author. 2,223 more words

Hall of Fame: James H. Reeve

James H Reeve was a star of late-night local radio in Manchester in the 1980s and 1990s and I listened to him fanatically when I lived in the city as a student. 888 more words

British Radio