Radio Man’s Fave with Chicago…

Chicago is an American rock band formed in 1967 in Chicago, Illinois, calling themselves the Chicago Transit Authority in 1968 before shortening the name in 1969.

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Published on January 27, 2021 at 9:03 pm by Radio Man

Thursday in Broadcast History .. January 28th…

Garry Moore (pictured) was the MC as ‘Beat the Band’ debuted on NBC Radio.
The very first Emmy Awards were handed out in Los Angeles.
The zany ‘Goon Show’ ended its 9-year run on BBC Radio.
‘Barnaby Jones’ starring Buddy Ebsen began its 8 season run on CBS-TV.
Correspondent/anchor Roger Mudd left NBC News after seven stormy years.
And ‘Fantasy Island’ began its 6-year-long Saturday night run on ABC-TV.
All the milestones for Jan. 28th INSIDE.

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Published on at 9:00 pm by clockwatcher

Gary Kasma Reflects back on North Battleford’s CJNB

A bit of radio history today…CJNB North Battleford, Sask. signed on 74 years ago. I worked there in 1973/74

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Published on at 8:36 pm by Voice Over

KIRO-FM 97.3 stays on Top in the latest Seattle/Tacoma PPM’s

KIRO-FM 97.3 stays in Top Spot in the Nielsen Audio Seattle-Tacoma, KUOW-FM remains in second place and KRWM-FM moves up to third spot…

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Published on at 3:03 pm by Voice Over

Cloris Leachman dies at 94

Cloris Leachman, the versatile Oscar-winning actress whose career on stage, television and film spanned more than seven decades, has died at age 94.

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Published on at 2:53 pm by Voice Over

RIP Vancouver Radio Newsman John Copsey …

Numerous postings on Facebook are acknowledging the passing of Vancouver news anchor John Copsey, who died Monday, one day before his 54th birthday

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Published on at 11:30 am by Voice Over

Former Seattle PD Jared Fallon Named US iHeartradio VP

ALL ACCESS has learned that former iHEARTMEDIA Top 40 KBKS (HITS 106.1)/SEATTLE PD JARED FALLON has been named VP/Marketing for iHEARTRADIO.

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Published on at 10:06 am by Voice Over

Radio Man’s Fave with the Doobie Brothers…

The Doobie Brothers are an American rock band from San Jose, California. Active for five decades, with their greatest success in the 1970s,

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Published on January 26, 2021 at 9:01 pm by Radio Man

Wednesday in Broadcast History .. January 27th…

The highbrow drama series ‘CBS Radio Workshop’ debuted on the radio network.
Much lower on the intellectual scale was the debut of the ABC-TV sitcom ‘Davis Rules’ featuring Jonathan Winters.
Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald and Senor Wences headlined CBS-TV’s “Ed Sullivan Show.’
The hour-long ‘Singalong with Mitch’ began its 3-year run on NBC-TV.
And two decades later the sitcom ‘Laverne & Shirley’ (pictured) debuted on ABC-TV.
ALL the milestones for Jan. 27th INSIDE.

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Published on at 9:00 pm by clockwatcher

Veteran legislature reporter Rob Shaw joins Daily Hive as political columnist

One of BC’s most well-respected voices in political commentary is joining the Daily Hive team.

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Published on at 9:51 am by Voice Over