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Ten O'Clock News; KISS radio station

10/09/1979

KISS 108 radio station in Medford. On air light. Disk jockey at sound mixing board cues up record on turntable. Needles on VU meters. Reception desk. Lips logo. Billboard and exterior of building with WXKS call letters and FM and AM frequencies. Paul Solman does several takes of reporter standup.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

KISS radio station

Series Description

NIGHTLY NEWS WITH CHRISTOPHER LYDON AND CARMEN FIELDS Began January 1976. Replaced evening news show EVENING COMPASS. Original host: Steve Nevas. Other anchors, Christopher Lydon (1977-91) and Gail Harris (1983). In 1980 - hour long. Ended in 1991.

(PREDECESSORS: Louis Lyons began news operations at WGBH in 1952. The News at 10 began in 1966. The Reporters premiered in 1970. The Evening Compass started in 1974.) Series release date: 1/1976

Duration

00:13:55

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Radio stations
Locations
Medford (Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
Solman, Paul (Reporter)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; KISS radio station,” 10/09/1979, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 7, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FF448904DE4B47EABF70C99FED51DDD7.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; KISS radio station.” 10/09/1979. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 7, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FF448904DE4B47EABF70C99FED51DDD7>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; KISS radio station. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FF448904DE4B47EABF70C99FED51DDD7
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