The perfect soundtrack for Voice ad perusal? Vintage airchecks on the New York Radio Archive. I only wish they had a few from WPIX-FM.
|1/11/73 "Scenes" column.|
|I'm only a third of the way through the '73 issues, but so far this and the Jan 4 ad are the only Villageast ads I've seen.|
|1/18/73 "Riffs" column.|
|Around this time the folks behind Bananafish Park started presenting shows at the Loew's 46th Street Theatre, a.k.a. the Brooklyn 46th Street Rock Palace. The 3/29/73 "Cheap Thrills" column discusses a New Riders of the Purple Sage/Jerry Lee Lewis concert held there, which was filmed for ABC In Concert.|
UPDATE 5/22/2012: The After the Final Curtain blog recently did a post about Loew's 46th Street Theatre.
|Review in the 2/22/73 "Riffs" column (links to nearby ad). Also check out Binky Philips' account here, and more Voice Bowie ruminations in the 3/1/73 issue (links to nearby ad). Apparently Pink Floyd also did a show at Radio City around this time, but I didn't come across an ad for it.|
|Review in the 2/22/73 "Riffs" column (links to nearby ad).|
|3/8/73 "Cheap Thrills" column.|
|I think that's Cyrinda Foxe in the middle.|
|Bought a lot of my career wardrobe at this store, though I had the best luck at the W. 57th Street location.|
|4/12/73 "Scenes" column. Check out full scans of Star here.|
|4/19/73 "Riffs" column.|