Chuck’s Classics, featuring Glenn Miller

(I’ve Got A Gal In) Kalamazoo
I am going out on a “limb” just in case there is young ones who do not know of Glenn Miller. This is one of best ones from 1945 (I’ve Got A Gal In) Kalamazoo.
1945
Glenn Miller Orchestra

 

 

Chuck Benson

Chuck Benson – Started his broadcast career in 1960 as a writer at CKYL, Peace River, AB, where in 1965 he won the Gold Leaf Award (now called the Juno) for Top Disc Jockey for Canada. From there, a brief stint at CFRN, Edmonton, AB as Promotions Manager for AM/FM Radio. Then in ’62 helped open CKNL Fort St. John, BC. In ’68 Chuck and two others (Ernie Mushtuk and Ernie Mykyte) started up Yellowhead Broadcasting Ltd out of Edson, AB, eventually ending up with satellites in Grande Cache, Jasper, Whitecourt and Hinton, AB. He sold his interests and moved to Vancouver, ending up with CFVR, Abbotsford as General Sales Manager, then Manager of CHPQ, Parksville, and eventually as a Sales Consultant with CIGV-FM in Penticton. Chuck is retired from broadcasting and living with his wife in Parksville

 

 

Published on February 1, 2019 at 9:05 pm by Chuck Benson

Comments

February 2, 2019 - 2:02 pm

Terry

Wow! How many times did I type Gordon/Warren into the Ascap/Socan forms? Twice a year! Thanks for the ‘flashback’.


February 5, 2019 - 10:31 am

George in Richmond

Tex, Marion and the Modernaires …. ’nuff said! Looks and sounds great in “Orchestra Wives”

Actually, Tex and the gang do well singing Chatanooga Choo Choo in “Sun Valley Serenade” but Dorothy Dandridge and the Nicholas Brothers knock it out of the park.

Chuck, you must be a dyed-in-the-wool Miller fan.


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