Nina Webb in UK - the 1970's

from 1970s Teenager: From Bell-Bottoms to Disco Dancing, page 24:

In the late 1950s, my parents bought a record player. Then, ten years later, they bought a proper stereo system. I inherited the old record player, which I had in my bedroom. It was a pretty primitive thing really, it was just mono. Even so, I thought it wonderful that I could actually sit in my room and choose what I listened to. I got a Saturday job after that, mainly so that I could afford to buy records. Simon and Garfunkel, James Taylor, Joni Mitchell; my friends used to come round and we would just sit there in my room listening to our favourite singers and talking. This was the biggest …   more >>
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Simon Webb, 1970s Teenager: From Bell-Bottoms to Disco Dancing (Stroud, 2013), p. 24. accessed: 25 April, 2024

location of experience: UK


Nina Webb

Listening to

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pop music performed by James Taylor
pop music performed by Simon & Garfunkel
pop music performed by Joni Mitchell

Experience Information

Date/Time the 1970's
Medium playback
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors, solitary

Originally submitted by hgb3 on Wed, 01 Oct 2014 10:16:06 +0100