What's going on: Leida Snow interviews Jim Steinman and Meat Loaf, John Ogle interviews Paul Stanley Additional title: John Ogle interviews Paul StanleyAdditional title: Leida Snow interviews Jim SteinmanAdditional title: What's going on (Radio program)
NamesSteinman, Jim (Interviewee)Stanley, Paul, 1952- (Interviewee)Snow, Leida (Interviewer)Snow, Leida (Host)Ogle, John (Host)Ogle, John (Interviewer)WPIX-FM (Radio station : New York, N.Y.) (Associated name)
Leida Snow collection of audio interviews and reports on theater, culture and arts
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1978-03-06
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LTC-A 1871
TopicsMeat Loaf (Vocalist), 1947- -- InterviewsSteinman, Jim -- InterviewsStanley, Paul, 1952- -- InterviewsSteinman, Jim. Paradise by the dashboard lightKiss (Musical group)Singers -- United StatesComposers -- United States
GenresRadio programsRadio interviewsInterviewsMusic
NotesBibliographic history: Title provided by cataloger.Performers: John Ogle, Leida Snow, interviewers and hosts ; Paul Stanley, Jim Steinman and Meat Loaf, interviewees.Venue: Broadcast on WPIX-FM [1978 March 6] New York, N.Y.Acquisition: Gift; Leida Snow, 2009.
Physical DescriptionAudiocassetteExtent: 1 audiocassette (approximately 60 minutes) : analog, stereo
DescriptionLeida Snow interviews Meat Loaf (Michael Lee Aday (born Marvin Lee Aday)), American singer and actor, and American composer and lyricist Jim Steinman who wrote songs for Meat Loaf. Meat Loaf talks about the beginning of his career as an actor with the New York Public Theater, and about his experience working with his friend and long-term collaborator, songwriter Jim Steinman. Steinman discusses his work as a composer, and speaks about the history behind his new song "Paradise by the dashboard light." Various songs by Jim Steinman performed by Meat Loaf are played during the program (00-31:06 minutes).John Ogle interviews American musician, singer, and songwriter Paul Stanley who talks about his career as the rhythm guitarist and co-lead singer of the rock band Kiss, and as the writer and co-writer of many of the band's highest-charting hits. He also explains the difference between Kiss and other bands such as the Beatles and others; about his collaboration with other Kiss band members; and about the popularity of record albums by Kiss, such as "Rock and roll over" (1976) and "Love gun" (1977). Recordings of various songs by Kiss are played during the program (31:07-60:00 minutes).
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 946166105NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20934538Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 312b88b0-78b2-0136-6d7c-193876409889
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