1970s

C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Fela Kuti
Fela Kuti was a pioneer of the Afrobeat genre, which blended elements of jazz, funk, and traditional African music to create an entirely new, unique style. Read more...
Newstalgia Pop Chronicles - FM Radio In 1978 - Frazer Smith On KROQ
(In 1978 radio was changing) [media id=17633] KROQ was one of those radio stations that, in the 1970s, had numerous brushes with disaster before c Read more...
Balloon Juice: We're movin' on up! To that deluxe... Consortiumblog: Neocons, Likud conquer D.C. again Gizmodo: BP foresaw its doom in a 1 Read more...
Newstalgia Reference Room - Immigration Reform: An Overview - Part 2 - The 1970s
(With dismal regularity: The Roundup) [media id=17430] Continuing our survey of Immigration and attempts at Immigration reform, here's a documenta Read more...
Newstalgia Reference Room - Protesting In 1970
(By 1970 just about everybody was sick of the war) [media id=17300] By 1970 protest to the War in Vietnam had taken over just about every school c Read more...

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Nights At The Roundtable - Genesis - 1973
(Genesis' Peter Gabriel during his Flower Period) [media id=12622] Taking a break from the unfamiliar tonight and heading into some familiar terri Read more...
Late Nite Music Club: R.I.P. Kate McGarrigle
The wonderfully talented Kate McGarrigle is dead. What I loved about The McGarrigles was that their songs were never easy - always about complex emoti Read more...
Nights At The Roundtable - Halfnelson (Sparks) - 1971
(Sparks in their earlier incarnation as Halfnelson - further evidence the name is everything) Sparks became something of a West Coast institution i Read more...
Back When Terrorism Was Somebody Else's Problem - 1977
(Brian Jenkins - in 1977 terrorism was an abstract concept to most Americans) As part of its weekly program "Options", National Public Radio in 197 Read more...
Nights At The Roundtable - Telephone - 1982
(Telephone - huge in Europe. Over here? Well . . . ) I recently ran across a French Radio station online (Oui FM, which you should check out) that Read more...