College Radio Cuts: More Georgetown

I am making a lot of painful cuts in the book manuscript right now, so I’m archiving them here. “The news is strange, and they never play any Springsteen,” read a complaint from a student newspaper reporter at Georgetown University in 1976. WGTB’s troubles amounted to more than ignoring school basketball games and occasionally airContinue reading “College Radio Cuts: More Georgetown”

College Radio Cuts: WGTB and Georgetown Basketball, 1976

I am making a lot of painful cuts in the book manuscript right now, so I’m archiving them here. At Georgetown University in 1976, WGTB DJs faced an administrative-led Review Board dictate to air sports. Students had complained that the station didn’t serve their interests. They objected to Pacifica-influenced progressive programming, as well. Thus theContinue reading “College Radio Cuts: WGTB and Georgetown Basketball, 1976”