Bob Fass Aircheck

 

Name
Fass, Bob, 1933-2021 (Host,Former owner)
Title
Bob Fass Aircheck
Abstract
A group of callers' conversation about Abbie Hoffman turns to personal insults. Bob interrupts by playing comedy sketch "The Hexorcist" (William Peter Blatty makes deal with the Devil) before phone conversation briefly resumes. "Go Tell the People" by Dr. John plays. Week of April 13, 1974: Lindsay Auden (?) in the studio reports news, mostly related to Nixon and government conspiracies. Tells of S UNY Purchase students' plan to visit Pepsi headquarters and CEO Ron Kendall on May Day. Bob closes show over unidentified psychedelic-rock song. Sound effect of eating chocolate chip cookies is played
Crusar Hoffman, Hexorcist, Mae Brussell
Collection Name
Bob Fass papers, circa 1960-2011
Archival Context
Series II: Other Radio Shows, 1965-1990. Subseries II.3: Bob Fass Show, 1965-1990, undated
Subjects
Political activists; Hippies; United States; Hoffman, Abbie
Format
sound recordings
Genre
Radio call-in shows; Comedy sketches; Radio airchecks
Origin Information
New York (N.Y.)?
Date
1974 April 17
Physical Description
1 audio file (23 minutes)
Note (Bf number)
BF1061
Language
English
Library Location
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
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Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-nks4-kk61