Archive | April 19th, 2012

Truth Out: Dick Clark, American Bandstand and Racial Segregation

19. April 2012

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Host and TV producer Dick Clark died Wednesday of a heart attack at the age 82. He was best known for his role in turning the American Bandstand television program from a local to national phenomenon during its continuous thirty-year run on ABC from 1957-1987. Nicknamed the ‘world’s oldest teenager,’ Clark promoted a format aimed […]

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‘Everyday Sunshine: The Story of Fishbone’ Screens in HB Tomorrow!

19. April 2012

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The story of Fishbone, the alternative band that formed out of Los Angeles in 1979, deserves to be told far and wide. The “disparate, all-black oddball crew” emerged to blend punk, ska, funk, soul and rock musical influences achieving its high water mark of commercial success during the late 80′s and early 90′s. The raucous […]

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