Sunday, 18 September 2016

The Atlantic Records Story: 2. Yakety Yak

BBC Radio 6 Music broadcast: 14th August 2016

Johnnie Walker continues his look at the history of Atlantic Records. Including interviews with Ermet Artegun and Herb Abramson (founders of the label) and Ray Charles.

In part two Johnnie looks at the impact of the Drifters on Atlantic. It's the late 50s and rhythm and blues and jazz is becoming increasingly popular.

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