Gong (magazine)

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Gong
Gong Titelbild Cover 01-1948.jpg
Cover of the first issue of Gong
Categories Television listings magazine
Frequency Weekly
First issue 10 October 1948 (1948-10-10)
Company Funke Mediengruppe
Country Germany
Based in Nurnberg
Language German
Website www.gong.de

Gong is a German radio and (today, primarily) television listings magazine owned and published by the German media conglomerate Funke Mediengruppe.[1]

History and profile[edit]

The first edition of Gong appeared in October 1948.[2] The magazine is published weekly and has its headquarters in Nurnberg.[2] It was formerly based in Munich.[3]

Since 1979, the magazine has awarded annual Goldener Gong prizes for outstanding achievement by actors, directors, writers, presenters, and producers in the German television world.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "FUNKE MEDIA GROUP awards complete periodicals logistics to Logwin". Logwin Logistics. 23 September 2014. Retrieved 5 June 2016. 
  2. ^ a b Western Europe 2003. Psychology Press. 30 November 2002. p. 294. ISBN 978-1-85743-152-0. Retrieved 28 February 2016. 
  3. ^ Marjorie Miller (14 February 1995). "Focus Gives German Giant a Run for Its Readership". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 5 June 2016. 

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