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How Radio Was Done Part 40

June 28, 2007
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This final look a 1970 on the radio includes conversations with John Cage from WBAI, the historical plight of native Americans from Elton John and The Last Poets, various college radio DJs, The Firesign Theatre on KPFK, Zappa speaks and The Mothers Of Invention live, Captain Beefheart, Bob Dylan and all the tired horses, Melanie, and news and DJs on the 1970 dial.

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How Radio Was Done Part 39

June 21, 2007
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Still in 1970, and in more extended segments, the Beatles finally break up after Abby Road and that long and winding road forks four ways forever, the Credibility Gap reviews the Kent State trial, and Vietnam on the radio here and there, along with news, DJs, and music of the year.

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How Radio Was Done Part 38

June 14, 2007
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1970 radio continues with the Chicago 7 trial and comments from the participants. Timothy Learys arrest for drug offenses and his escape from prison and flight to Algeria with a little help from the Weathermen. The Beatles have still not called it quits and plan the rooftop concert as their next album. Music and DJs of the time fill it out.

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