The Takeaway

The Backstage Story of The Who

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

Back in the 60s, two aspiring filmmakers wanted to make a documentary about rock n' roll. Instead, they wound up developing and managing The Who. Now their footage is finally being used.


The Takeaway

From the 60s to the Supreme Court with Kurt Andersen

Friday, July 06, 2012

Kurt Andersen is a man of many talents. In addition to hosting Studio 360, Andersen just published a new novel, "True Believers." What does the new novel, based mostly in the 1960s, say about change in the United States?

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LaLa Brooks of The Crystals

Thursday, April 26, 2012

With ‘60s girl group The Crystals, LaLa Brooks made earworms out of songs like “Da Doo Ron Ron,” “Then He Kissed Me” and the still-controversial song “He Hit Me (And It Felt Like a Kiss),” which was written by Carole King and Gerry Goffin. Brooks joins us in studio to talk about teen stardom, touring through a segregated south, working with Dick Clark, and more.

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