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KRLA Los Angeles Was Rock and Roll Radio Powerhouse 50s-60s

KRLA Los Angeles Was Rock and Roll Radio Powerhouse 50s-60s – Top DJs Last Sat night was a treat with  Ride Radio (Seattle) and/or Top Shelf Oldies http://www.topshelfoldies.org/ playing the Top 50 from L.A. Powerhouse KRLA… One of the best surveys ever from this week in 1962 (Oct 26) as below…Fine guest DJ sitting in …

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‘ Bring Back Those Memories of El Monte’ Recalls Los Angeles’ Doowop Era

   Memories of El Monte – Zappa, Penquins Classic Nostalgic Tribute to Los Angeles’  ‘Happy Days’ Doowop Era   Though the song ‘Memories of El Monte‘ came out in 1963,   after the doo-wop era,  it was a perfect  song collaboration of a young Frank Zappa and the Penguins ( of ‘ Earth Angel’ fame) …

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ART LABOE – A RARE BREED,UNLIKE ANY OTHER DJ 7 DECADES LATER

He’s survived Hunter Hancock, Huggy Boy and all the other LA DJs and has built a continued following in not only Los Angeles but the entire southwest, largely with the Mexican American population; many of grown up with Art  – not to mention their folks. He’s stayed up with the times, including later music but …

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