Remembering Radios (12 Stories)
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The golden age of radio, which started before we were born, lasted through the 1950s until television became the medium of choice. But even after that, radio shows hosted by our favorite DJs and playing our favorite music pervaded our lives and may still play a role. From tabletop to transistor, from pop music to podcast, think back ... to the physical radios or devices you listened to, your favorite stations, or a special time when radio provided the soundtrack to your life. Share your Remembering Radios stories forward. Start Writing
How We Listened by
Betsy Pfau200 (335 Stories)
Prompted By Remembering Radios
Like any self-respecting teenage girl, I listened to Top 40 radio incessantly. As someone growing up in the shadow of Motown, of course, I loved that music, but listened to it all, and think the mid-60s were a remarkable moment in time; Motown and British invasion music flourished side by side. They couldn’t be more… Read More