Arnie "WooWoo" Ginsberg interview: The Sounds of the 60's

Donna Halper
Thu Feb 15 16:52:35 EST 2018

On 2/15/2018 3:26 PM, Lou wrote:
> I just got a chance to hear this.  It's wonderful!!
> I can't say that I heard Arnie say the WBOS call letters, or any call
> letters.  But he did announce "The Night Train Show, Music on Record." A few
> times.  Was he syndicated?

I don't think so.  But he was recorded and transcribed at least once a 
week.  Back then, jocks were expected to cover their shift by taping a 
show that would be played on their one day off. That way, there would be 
continuity-- same jocks every day, giving the perception the audience's 
favorites were always working...

Donna L. Halper, PhD
Associate Professor of Communication & Media Studies
Lesley University, Cambridge MA

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