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SIBS "Pop Inn!" in 1960's Honiara

During the late 1960's, the Solomon Islands Broadcasting Service hosted a disc show called 'Pop Inn!' every Wednesday night at the Honiara Community Centre.

Interviews were also recorded with the audience, and the resulting show went to air the following night between 8.30-9.00pm over VQO 1030kHz mediumwave and VQO4 3995kHz shortwave.

radio history image of SIBS Pop Inn in 1960's Honiara, Popular Radio Serial

The image is from the front cover of the July-August 1969 issue of 'Preview', edited by Barry Whitehall for SIBS. This contained program guides, promotions for SIBS programs and advertising from local Honiara businesses.
© Keith Rogers Collection, Radio Heritage Foundation.

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