The Olympics were in Nagano. Titanic broke all the box office records and won 11 Oscars. Two Stanford PhD candidates created a little thing called “Google.” Hugo Chávez was elected President of Venezuela, while North Korea officially became a military dictatorship. The Drudge Report released reports about the blue dress that would lead to a Presidential impeachment.
The year was 1996.
Motorola released the first-ever flip phone. The east coast was hit by a historic blizzard shutting down everything for days. Braveheart won Best Picture at the Academy Awards. Atlanta hosted the Summer Olympics. Prince Charles and Princess Diana split. Clinton/Gore was the winning Presidential ticket.
Listen to the show tonight on Friday Night Live at 6 pm Pacific – only on Acaville!
Tonight on #FridayNightLive we are throwing it back to the 1995 National Finals of Harmony Sweepstakes.
Tune in at 6 pm Pacific to hear The Accidentals take the top honors, Audience Favorite, and Best Original Song!
The group has been quite busy since their appearance at the competition in San Rafael with shows across the Midwest. Their latest single, “Greedy” was released on Spotify over the weekend and we’ve got it for you on the radio tonight at 6 pm Pacific/9 pm Eastern.
Acaville’s Rachael Schoenbaum sat down with the group for an exclusive interview with Due North over the weekend – catch it all right here!