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Drugs, Sex and Rock & Roll - but mainly drugs...The Magic Carpet Ride was an underground radio show that was conceived by General Manager, Bob Howard when Giant Music offered to buy sole sponsorship of the show. Hosted by Davy Jones (who was the station's Music Director at the time), it ran Friday nights at 11PM for one hour for 13 weeks during the Fall of 1968 and featured the latest avant-garde sounds in Rock & Roll along with poetry readings by his super laid back psychedelic sidekick, Bob Howard.



Sound Files


Aug. 1968 Psychedelic Underground Show (live) - :08



Nov. 1968 Magic Carpet Ride underground show 1 - 9:34
Nov. 1968 Magic Carpet Ride underground show 2 - 2:11



Nov. 1968 Magic Carpet Ride Legal ID - Charlie Schue - :12



Nov. 1968 Magic Carpet Ride underground show 1 - :50
Nov. 1968 Magic Carpet Ride underground show 2 - :38



Nov. 1968 Giant Music 1 (live) - :40 Davy Jones
Nov. 1968 Giant Music 2 (live) - 1:25 Davy Jones
Nov. 1968 Giant Music 3 (live) - 1:26 Davy Jones
Nov. 1968 Giant Music 4 Agency
Nov. 1968 Giant Music 5 Agency


Misc. Audio

Nov. 1968 Magic Carpet Ride poetry - :51 Bob Howard


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