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American Bandstand logo, 1969-1987
883 (surviving) -- >3,000 total
90 Minutes / 60 Minutes (originally two hours and thirty minutes on WFIL-TV/Philadelphia only)
October 7, 1952 – October 7, 1989
Dick Clark, host of American Bandstand
show that aired
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American Bandstand (dance party, hosted by Dick Clark)
(ABC Weekday afternoons, 1957 - 1963)
(ABC Saturday afternoons, 1963 - 1987)
(Syndicated, 1987 - 1988)
[Started as a local Philadelphia TV show in 1952 hosted by Bob Horn,
who co-wrote "Bandstand Boogie" (Theme 2). Dick Clark took over
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American Bandstand Page! One of HUNDREDS of classic TV shows in Tim's TV Showcase!
Music and Entertainment geared to teenagers
Preformances by top music personalities;
dancing contests, undiscovered professional talent.
"Rate-A-Record," where selected studio audience
members are asked to rate a record from
thirty-five to ninety-eight.
The show was originally aired on WFIL-TV
Classic TV Shows - Dick Clark's American Bandstand
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Has the American Bandstand theme
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Bandstand - Broadcast History
Bandstand began as a local program on WFIL-TV (now WPVI),
Channel 6 in Philadelphia