Himself - Host Fergie Celebrates th Anniversary. In the s, Clark felt that Guy Lombardo's New Year's specials were outdated and did not appeal well to younger viewers; he believed that only older viewers would be interested in big band music accompanied by "people dancing cheek-to-jowl in their tuxedos and funny hats. Retrieved November 13, Retrieved 18 April Would you like to receive local news notifications on your desktop?
Clark for the countdown. They offer a live webcast directly on their site here , with mobile streaming also available on NewYearseve. There are lots of ways to watch the ball drop that don't include freezing in Times Square with around one million people although if that's what you want to do, more power to you! Think about that time span: When he started at the Roosevelt Hotel in , radio was just in its infancy; by the time he led the band for the last time, in he died in November of , CBS was broadcasting the festivities across the country in living color. Share Selection Facebook Twitter. Audible Download Audio Books. There are also performances from Times Square and Hollywood.