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The Gavin Report was a San Francisco-based radio industry trade publication. The publication was founded by radio performer Bill Gavin in 1958 Its Top 40 listings were used for many years by programmers to decide content of programs. The publication was also responsible for running the Gavin Seminar, a convention for radio industry members
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Thanks to Jordan Harari who contributed nearly 100 of these issue with articles by his father, to former Gavin staff member Annette Lai who provided several hundred more and to Melissa McConnell of KVHS where dozens of stored copies were found and sent to this site.
25th Anniversary Special Edition 1983
"40 Years that Shaped the Sound of America"  
 
35th Anniversary Special Edition 1993
 
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The Gavin Report was a San Francisco-based radio industry trade publication. The publication was founded by radio performer Bill Gavin in 1958 Its Top 40 listings were used for many years by programmers to decide content of programs. The publication was also responsible for running the Gavin Seminar, a convention for radio industry members
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