Don't Believe The Hype

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GENOME:
[R1 BD=19910413]

A three-part

NEW series in which

John Sugar examines the origins of what the music business does best - hype. 1: Gimmicks!

The Beatles, the Stones, the Who, Hendrix, Slade, the Bay City Rollers - where would they have been without gimmicks? Producer Kevin Howlett

GENOME:
[R1 BD=19910413]

Unknown: John Sugar

Producer: Kevin Howlett

GENOME:
[R1 BD=19910416]

First of a three-part series: the gimmicks used by the music business to promote its acts.

GENOME:
[R1 BD=19910420]

A three-part series. 2: Outrage!

John Sugar examines the origins of what the music business does best - hype. Being rude, rebellious and sexy and causing offence has guaranteed publicity for the Stones, Bowie,

Alice Cooper and the punk class of 77. Producer Kevin Howlett

GENOME:
[R1 BD=19910420]

Unknown: John Sugar

Unknown: Alice Cooper

Producer: Kevin Howlett

GENOME:
[R1 BD=19910423]

The second of a three-part series on the scams used by the music business to promote its acts.

GENOME:
[R1 BD=19910427]

The last of a three-part series in which John Sugar examines the origins of what the music business does best - hype. Product

Videos, fast-forward marketing and a flirtation with the tabloid press have ensured an efficient sale of 'product' from Frankie Goes to

Hollywood to EMF, but is there a danger of falling victim to the hype? Producer Kevin Howlett

GENOME:
[R1 BD=19910427]

Unknown: John Sugar

Producer: Kevin Howlett

GENOME:
[R1 BD=19910430]

The last of a series on the scams used by the music business to promote its acts.

Programme Catalogue - Details: GIMMICKS! PART 119910413

Producer: K. HOWLETT

Next in series: OUTRAGE! PART 2

Broadcast history

13 Apr 1991 14:00-15:00 (RADIO 1)

16 Apr 1991 21:00-22:00 (RADIO 1)

Recorded on 1991-03-16

Programme Catalogue - Details: GIMMICKS! PART 119910416

First broadcast on 1991-04-13

Producer: K. HOWLETT

Next in series: OUTRAGE! PART 2

Broadcast history

13 Apr 1991 14:00-15:00 (RADIO 1)

16 Apr 1991 21:00-22:00 (RADIO 1)

Recorded on 1991-03-16

Programme Catalogue - Details: OUTRAGE! PART 219910420

Producer: K. HOWLETT

Previous in series: GIMMICKS! PART 1

Broadcast history

20 Apr 1991 14:00-15:00 (RADIO 1)

23 Apr 1991 21:00-22:00 (RADIO 1)

Recorded on 1991-03-23

Programme Catalogue - Details: OUTRAGE! PART 219910423

First broadcast on 1991-04-20

Producer: K. HOWLETT

Previous in series: GIMMICKS! PART 1

Broadcast history

20 Apr 1991 14:00-15:00 (RADIO 1)

23 Apr 1991 21:00-22:00 (RADIO 1)

Recorded on 1991-03-23

programme catalogue - station

Radio 1

01Gimmicks!1991041319910416

Producer: K.

HOWLETT

Recorded on 1991-03-16.

01Gimmicks!1991041319910416

Producer: K.

HOWLETT

Recorded on 1991-03-16.

02Outrage!1991042019910423

Recorded on 1991-03-23.

02Outrage!1991042019910423

Recorded on 1991-03-23.

03Product!1991042719910430

Producer: K.

HOWLETT

Broadcast history

27 Apr 1991 14:00-15:00 (RADIO 1)

30 Apr 1991 21:00-22:00 (RADIO 1)

Recorded on 1991-03-30.

03Product!1991042719910430

Producer: K.

HOWLETT

Broadcast history

27 Apr 1991 14:00-15:00 (RADIO 1)

30 Apr 1991 21:00-22:00 (RADIO 1)

Recorded on 1991-03-30.