Mighty Radio: The Sounds of Philadelphia Soul has launched!
Mighty Radio, the “Sounds of Philadelphia Soul”, is on the air and the web. Partially funded by the Knight Foundation, Mighty Radio includes an audio documentary project currently in production called Sound And Fury, an internet radio station, and a website honoring the legacy of Philadelphia’s Black broadcasters, the music they played and the stations they worked at, circa 1950-1979. Produced in association with Mighty Writers, Mighty Radio celebrates the contributions of some of Philly’s greatest and most legendary DJ’s including “Jocko” Henderson, Georgie Woods (the “Man With The Goods”), Jimmy Bishop, and many others. Find out more about Mighty Radio here. Below, enjoy some Philly classics.