Clark was well known for his trademark sign-off, "For now, Dick Clark — so long! Episodes he hosted were among the first in which blacks and whites performed on the same stage, and likewise among the first in which the live studio audience sat without racial segregation. Singer Paul Anka claimed that Bandstand was responsible for creating a "youth culture". Due to his perennially youthful appearance and his largely teenaged audience of American Bandstand , Clark was often referred to as "America's oldest teenager" or "the world's oldest teenager".
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As a boy, Clark became fascinated by the radio. After graduating from A. In , he obtained a degree in advertising and media. During his student years, Clark worked at various radio stations. By he was the host of the show. In the show to Los Angeles just as the surf sound of California was becoming popular. Clark also hosted concert tours.
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Where the Action Is is a music-based television variety show that aired in the United States from to It was carried by the ABC network and aired each weekday afternoon. The show was another step in the then-current trend of entertainment programs that targeted the teenage audience by focusing on pop music, following in the footsteps set by Shindig! Dick Clark's voice could be heard doing the artist introductions, but he was rarely seen on the show. Originally intended as a summer replacement and broadcast at 2 P.