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Pop Chronicles Interviews #71 - Little Richard

Description: Recording of John Gilliland interviewing Little Richard in Hollywood for the Pop Chronicles radio program series. He discusses his musical style and influences, career, opinions on religious studies and race, and changes in popular music.
Date: January 2, 1968
Duration: 29 minutes 18 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library

Pop Chronicles Interviews #31 - Bobby Darin

Description: Recording of John Gilliland interviewing Bobby Darin in Beverly Hills, California for the Pop Chronicles radio program series. Due to problems with the original tape, the playback speed varies over the course of the interview.
Date: November 5, 1967
Duration: 29 minutes 08 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library

Pop Chronicles Interviews #93 - Buck Ram

Description: Recording of John Gilliland interviewing manager and songwriter Buck Ram in Hollywood for the Pop Chronicles radio program series. This recording contains racial stereotyping.
Date: April 3, 1968
Duration: 47 minutes 34 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library

Pop Chronicles Interviews #128 - Frank Zappa, part 1

Description: Recording of John Gilliland interviewing Frank Zappa in Glendale, California for the Pop Chronicles radio program series.
Date: March 5, 1969
Duration: 35 minutes 39 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library

Pop Chronicles Interviews #135 - Perry Como

Description: Recording of John Gilliland interviewing Perry Como for the Pop Chronicles radio program series. This recording includes discussion of sexual harassment.
Date: August 26, 1971
Duration: 53 minutes
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library

Pop Chronicles Interviews #182 - Pacific Jazz Festival, Part 1

Description: Live performance from the Pacific Coast Jazz Festival, held October 6-8, 1967. The performers include Big Mama Thornton and the Original Hound Dogs, and possibly T-Bone Walker, from October 8. While this recording does not include interviews, it was included in the broader interview collection.
Date: October 8, 1967
Duration: 24 minutes 44 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library

Pop Chronicles Interviews #158 - Edgar Bergen

Description: Recording of John Gilliland interviewing Edgar Bergen for the Pop Chronicles radio program series. The interview begins in track 3 following unrelated material, and continues through track 6, followed by an apparent live performance by the Mills Brothers. This recording contains slurs or stereotyping directed at race, socioeconomic background, sexual orientation, or religion.
Date: October 19, 1971
Duration: 28 minutes 29 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library

Pop Chronicles Interviews #128 - Frank Zappa, part 2

Description: Recording of John Gilliland interviewing Frank Zappa in Glendale, California for the Pop Chronicles radio program series.
Date: March 5, 1969
Duration: 40 minutes 30 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library

Pop Chronicles Interviews #88 - Patti Page with Jack Rael

Description: Recording of John Gilliland interviewing Patti Page and Jack Rael on the KCUL House of Wax program in Fort Worth. Gilliland later used this audio in the Pop Chronicles radio program series. The interview is in tracks 1 through 5, with unrelated material on the tape before and after.
Date: October 12, 1955
Duration: 30 minutes 29 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library

Pop Chronicles Interviews #106 - Frank Sinatra

Description: Recording of Frank Sinatra's acceptance speech for an award from the National Conference of Personal Managers. John Gilliland later used this audio for the Pop Chronicles radio program series. Sinatra notes his 35-year career beginning at age 15, placing this recording around the year 1965. This recording contains slurs or stereotyping directed at race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or religion.
Date: 1965~
Duration: 13 minutes 19 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library

Pop Chronicles Interviews #69 - Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller

Description: Recording of John Gilliland interviewing Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller in Beverly Hills, California for the Pop Chronicles radio program series. This recording includes the use of a racial slur by Gilliland.
Date: August 15, 1968
Duration: 56 minutes 15 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library

Pop Chronicles Interviews #130 - Milton Berle

Description: Recording of John Gilliland interviewing Milton Berle for the Pop Chronicles radio program series.
Date: October 1972
Duration: 1 hour 1 minute 38 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library

Pop Chronicles Interviews #107 - Phil Spector, Part 1

Description: Part 1 of a recording of John Gilliland interviewing producer Phil Spector in Hollywood for the Pop Chronicles radio program series. This recording includes racial slurs and stereotyping.
Date: August 1, 1968
Duration: 1 hour 3 minutes 24 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library

Pop Chronicles Interviews #107 - Phil Spector, Part 2

Description: Part 2 of a recording of John Gilliland interviewing producer Phil Spector in Hollywood for the Pop Chronicles radio program series.
Date: August 1, 1968
Duration: 12 minutes 14 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library

Pop Chronicles Interviews #107 - Phil Spector, Part 3

Description: Part 3 of a recording of John Gilliland interviewing producer Phil Spector in Hollywood for the Pop Chronicles radio program series.
Date: August 1, 1968
Duration: 26 minutes 02 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library

Pop Chronicles Interviews #42 - Tennessee Ernie Ford

Description: Recording of John Gilliland interviewing Tennessee Ernie Ford in Hollywood for the Pop Chronicles radio program series.
Date: November 8, 1967
Duration: 20 minutes
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library

Pop Chronicles Interviews #85 - Rick Nelson

Description: Recording of John Gilliland interviewing Rick Nelson in Hollywood for the Pop Chronicles radio program series.
Date: November 17, 1967
Duration: 29 minutes 31 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library

Pop Chronicles Interviews #102 - Diana Ross

Description: Recording of John Gilliland interviewing Diana Ross in Hollywood for the Pop Chronicles radio program series.
Date: October 13, 1968
Duration: 25 minutes 25 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library

Pop Chronicles Interviews #115 - Bobby Vee

Description: Recording of John Gilliland interviewing Bobby Vee in Hollywood for the Pop Chronicles radio program series.
Date: November 15, 1967
Duration: 25 minutes 17 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library

Pop Chronicles Interviews #2 - Patty Andrews, part 2

Description: Recording of John Gilliland interviewing Patty Andrews of the Andrews Sisters for the Pop Chronicles radio program series. The interview occurred either March 13 or September 13, 1971. A rehearsal is audible in the background. This segment is part 2 of 2.
Date: 1971
Duration: 18 minutes 27 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library

Pop Chronicles Interviews #51 - Bill Haley

Description: Recording of John Gilliland interviewing Bill Haley for the Pop Chronicles radio program series.
Date: October 14, 1971
Duration: 38 minutes 12 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library

Pop Chronicles Interviews #150 - Theme song

Description: Recording of the Pop Chronicles theme song, as performed by Len Chandler. This recording was included among the interviews.
Date: 1968/1969
Duration: 42 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library

Pop Chronicles Interviews #156 - Jimmy Van Heusen, part 3

Description: Recording of John Gilliland interviewing composer Jimmy Van Heusen for the Pop Chronicles radio program series. This is the third of three segments.
Date: July 22, 1971
Duration: 39 minutes 50 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library

Pop Chronicles Interviews #13 - James Brown

Description: Recording of John Gilliland interviewing James Brown in Hollywood for the Pop Chronicles radio program series. The last track is from a different recording, with pre-recorded interview questions for Billy Vaughn.
Date: January 7, 1970
Duration: 8 minutes 22 seconds
Creator: Gilliland, John
Partner: UNT Music Library
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