At that time, I opted to take a position with KEWB
in San Francisco where I introduced The Beatles, at their suggestion, at The Cow Palace.
Oh, I'd been digging rock'n'roll for a few years, listening to KEWB
through the earphone of my cheap transistor radio, and burning out 9-volt batteries under the midnight covers.
The Music's Hot -- Smoking's Not" contest will be promoted on eight radio stations throughout California, including KKXX in Bakersfield; KBOS in Fresno; KPWR in Los Angeles; KEWB
in Redding; KGGI in Riverside; KSFM/KSMJ in Sacramento; KHTZ in San Diego and KMEL in San Francisco.