Chuck’s Classics, featuring Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass..

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A Taste Of Honey


Herb Alpert, very popular in the 1960’s. A Taste Of Honey is one of his hits from 1965.
Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass
1965
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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 on an island in the Pacific…

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  1. Pure joy, I think that this was one of the 13(+ -) albums I got from the Capital Record Club for a penny. (a bunch more had to be purchased over the contract term and it was also negative billing)
    This is one of the Albums that spent a lot of time on an old dual turntable

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