TITLE

The Good Music Man

AUTHOR(S)
Kenny, Herbert A.
PUB. DATE
June 1982
SOURCE
National Review;6/25/1982, Vol. 34 Issue 12, p745
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on broadcaster Simon Geller and his radio-station in the U.S. There has been huge impact of his Gloucester FM radio station on the music lovers. The radio station is a one-man operation that broadcasts the choicest classical music. There has been discussion on the way he manages the radio station. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on March 5, 1982 decided to award license to former U.S. Senate candidate Josiah Spaulding's firm Grand Banke deposing Geller. The fans of Geller are redoubling their financial contributions to sustain the radio station. Geller is intending to file his own appeal once the FCC decision is printed.
ACCESSION #
6093265

 

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