Nashville Broadcasting, Tennessee (Images of America Series)

Nashville Broadcasting, Tennessee (Images of America Series)

by Lee Dorman


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780738568294
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date: 03/23/2009
Series: Images of America Series
Pages: 127
Sales rank: 1,273,461
Product dimensions: 6.50(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

A broadcast veteran of 48 years, Lee Dorman holds both a bachelor of science degree and master of arts degree in history. Growing up in Nashville, watching its television, and listening to its radio, Dorman has first-hand knowledge of Nashville's broadcast community that lends authenticity and color to this book.

Table of Contents

Foreword 6

Acknowledgments 7

Introduction 8

1 Nashville Radio: The Early Years 9

2 Radio's Big Three: WSM, WLAC, WSIX 21

3 Nashville Gets New Radio Stations 29

4 The Rock and Roll Radio Wars 39

5 The Rise of FM Radio 59

6 Television Comes to Nashville 71

7 The Big Three Get Bigger 95

8 Nashville Television Grows Up 111

9 Yesterday and Today 123

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