Radio broadcasting in the United States is a major mass medium. Unlike radio in
most other .... Radio's instant, on-the-spot reports of dramatic events drew large
audiences starting in 1938 in t...
Since its inception, radio's impact on American culture has been immense.
Modern popular culture is unthinkable without the early influence of radio.
May 31, 2007 ... November 2, 1920: KDKA, the first commercial radio station in the United States,
goes on the air in Pittsburgh. July 1, 1941: WBNT, the first ...
Radio became the first Immediate massive media outlet for information and ...
The next year, as a result of an accident, words to the effect of "Watson - come
Telegraph usage faded as radio became easy to use and popularized; as ... By
this time, the radio and telephone had diminished the impact of the telegraph.
It was an instant success, and began the radio revolution called the "Golden Age
of Radio. .... Radio had a tremendous impact on politics and journalism.
President Franklin ... The decade's youth culture helped spur the growth of FM
In essence, pop culture is a self-portrait created through purchasing power. In the
'60s, radio, film, television, and books carry the essence of American pop culture.
... The advent of color TV has a direct and immediate impact on drive-in movie ...
Television exposed Australians to American culture on a larger scale than ever
before. ... In the early 1960s, the advent of videotape had an immediate impact on
... Australian commercial radio in the 1950s repeatedly played the music of ...
An overview of radio's impact on American culture in the first half of the twentieth
... This book will have an immediate and long lasting impact on the ways we will ...
In the last 50 years the electronic media—radio, television, movies, video games
... Because of its tremendous potential to influence culture, television is the most
... seek things that provide immediate gratification—pleasurable entertainment!