Research Catalog

Rudy Grillo sound recordings,

Title
Rudy Grillo sound recordings, 1970-1989.
Author
Grillo, Rudy.
Supplementary Content
Finding Aid

Details

Additional Authors
  • Crisp, Quentin, 1908-1999.
  • Gay Activists Alliance.
  • Little Richard, 1932-2020.
  • Pacifica Radio.
  • Praunheim, Rosa von, 1942-
  • WBAI Radio (New York, N.Y.)
Description
1 linear feet (3 boxes).
Uniform Title
Gay rap (Radio program)
Subjects
Genre/Form
Sound recordings.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Terms of Use (note)
  • No reproduction of sound recordings permitted.
  • Rudy Grillo retains any non-tangible rights he may hold in the material.
Location of Other Archival Materials (note)
  • Manuscripts and Archives Division, New York Public Library.
Biography (note)
  • Rudy Grillo was a producer of radio programs for WBAI-FM in New York City.
Call Number
MssCol 1248
Author
Grillo, Rudy.
Title
Rudy Grillo sound recordings, 1970-1989.
Summary
The Rudy Grillo sound recordings consist chiefly of audiotapes of Gay Rap and other gay radio programs broadcast on WBAI, 1970-1989, with a small amount of correspondence and printed material related to his research and work as a radio producer at WBAI. Topics covered include gay and lesbian activism, celebrations, music and celebrity interviews. Also present are his recordings of Gay Activists Alliance meetings and events, 1971-1973, and miscellaneous recordings on gay issues. Printed material includes program playlists, program guides, and newspaper clippings.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Terms Of Use
No reproduction of sound recordings permitted.
Rudy Grillo retains any non-tangible rights he may hold in the material.
Biography
Rudy Grillo was a producer of radio programs for WBAI-FM in New York City. In 1980 Grillo was promoted to the position of Program Director of WBAI's Gay Men's Department, which he held until its dissolution in 1982.
Finding Aids
Collection guide available in repository and on internet.
Location of Other Archival Materials
Gay Activists Alliance records; Manuscripts and Archives Division, New York Public Library.
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Finding Aid
Occupation
Radio producers and directors.
Added Author
Crisp, Quentin, 1908-1999. Interviewee
Little Richard, 1932-2020. Interviewee
Praunheim, Rosa von, 1942- Interviewee
Gay Activists Alliance.
WBAI Radio (New York, N.Y.)
Pacifica Radio.
Added Title
Gay rap (Radio program)
Research Call Number
MssCol 1248
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