Meet Carter Alan, Music Director at WZLX and longtime DJ
Thursday July 27, 2017
7:00 PM until 9:00 PM
Join Carter Alan, longtime DJ and music director at WZLX Boston, as he discusses his new book: Decibel Diaries: A Journey Through Rock in 50 concerts.
For each event in the book, Alan shows us what it was like to be there and telescopes out to reveal how this show fit in to the arc of the artist's career, the artist's place in music, and the music's place in the wider world.
Alan has been a key fixture on the Boston music scene since the late 1970's when he was DJ at the legendary WBCN. Alan has been credited by Bono and U2 for helping to bring U2's music to America in 1980. Alan has retained ties to the band since those days, penning 2 books on the band, including; 1997's "The Road to Pop" and 1992's "Outside Is America".
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