American Bandstand is an American music-performance show that aired in
various versions from 1952 to 1989 and was hosted from 1956 until its final
When ABC picked the show up, it was renamed American Bandstand, airing it's
first national show on August 5, 1957. The show was moved to Los Angeles in ...
Sep 26, 2012 ... Philadelphia American Bandstand Regular Billy Cook shows us his style of the
Fast Dance as it was called on Bandstand/American Bandstand ...
On this day in History, American Bandstand goes national on Aug 05, 1957.
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Apr 18, 2012 ... American Bandstand (1952-89) was a massively popular music television
program with strong Philadelphia roots, storied national success, and ...
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Like the soap opera, American Bandstand represents the transference of a
successful radio format to burgeoning arena of American television. Unlike the
Apr 23, 2008 ... On July 7, 1956, a young radio disc jockey named Dick Clark made his first
appearance hosting an afternoon TV show called Bandstand.
This excerpt from a December 17, 1957 episode of American Bandstand
illustrates the show's wholesome tone, which presented rock-and-roll music and
This clip shows one of the primary camera techniques used on American