Something in the Air

Radio, Rock, and the Revolution That Shaped a Generation

by Marc Fisher

Hardcover, 374 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $27.95 | purchase

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Something in the Air
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Radio, Rock, and the Revolution That Shaped a Generation
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Marc Fisher

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An anecdotal history of radio, set against the backdrop of the rise of America's new youth culture from the 1950s through the 1970s, reveals how the older radio technology survived the onslaught of American television by becoming a key factor in the battle between generations.