The Airwaves of New York

The Airwaves of New York

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From its inception in New York City, radio dramatically changed the city. The five boroughs became, in some ways, more united through the medium, as common concerns were aired and given wider attention. But as radio focused more on entertainment, the city lost the last of its small town origins, as people left the front stoop for the living room. This heavily illustrated history traces the development and influence of AM radio in the New York metropolitan area, as well as providing technical data and program schedules of the stations.Illustrated Histories of 156 AM Stations in the Metropolitan Area, 1921-1996 Bill Jaker, Frank Sulek, Peter Kanze ... of Operaa€”Pietro Novasio 8:45 The Cavalier of Justice 9:00 Newsa€”Mario Capelloni 9:15 Recorded Music 9:30 Popular Melodies 10:00 Serenade ... The pair modified a ten-watt navy transmitter designed originally for Morse code transmission and built a small studio in Rubina#39;s house at 953anbsp;...

Title:The Airwaves of New York
Author:Bill Jaker, Frank Sulek, Peter Kanze
Publisher:McFarland - 1998-05-01


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