Sam Goody

Sam Goody was a music and entertainment retailer in the United States and United Kingdom, and was owned and operated by Trans World Entertainment which also runs FYE, Saturday Matinee, and Suncoast Motion Picture Company. It specialized in music, video, and video game sales. In 2008 Trans World converted most Sam Goody stores into f.y.e., though some still operate under the Sam Goody name.
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  • I Took Payola in the Summer of 1988

    … I’m not proud to admit this, but in the summer of 1988 I accepted payola. The whole thing reminds me of a dramatization I’d once seen on TV. A record executive tried to coerce a DJ into playing a record. After he refused, they started playing hardball with Johnny Fever, a popular disc jockey at the Cincinnati radio station, WKRP. Johnny…

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