Kids America

I have decided to create an online shrine to one of the greatest and most influential kids radio programs that never got a chance to shine.

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Me on Marcy’s Friday Party

This is one of the most memorable times I was on Kids America. Marcy Mankoff was the producer of Kids America and also hosted a segment on Fridays called Marcy’s Friday Party. I was on a party titled “Druthers”. Here’s a recording, I’m the last caller in the half-hour. Enjoy!


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Listen to the Kids America Soundsheet!

At long last, I have gotten around to digitizing an interesting piece of radio history. This was a thin plastic record that was given out to radio stations encouraging them to air Kids America. It is a nice summary of the program in its first year, and the audio fidelity isn’t half bad for a [...]


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David Nolan

Here’s a picture I found from when I visited the show in 1986. This is engineer David Nolan at the mixing board while the show was on the air.


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Kids America – What was it…

Kids America was a fabulous radio production that came from WNYC in the mid 80′s. Since this was before the web, I have decided to post some articles about the show in the hopes that people like you will stumble accross them. If you remember Kids America, PLEASE send me an e-mail: (this email wasn’t [...]


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