[Bay Area Radio Hall Of Fame Class of 2014]
The Bay Area Radio Hall Of Fame Class of 2014 was announced Saturday, July 26th at Radio Day By The Bay 2014 in Alameda. The 9th Radio Hall Of Fame class was introduced by Ben Fong Torres and Len Shapiro. Please meet the BARHOF Class of 2014:
- News: Robert Lazich (KNBR) and Peter Finch (KGO)
- Program Host: Sam Van Zandt (KBAY) and Celeste Perry (KOSF)
- Executive: Jo Anne Wallace (KQED-FM Station Manager)
- Specialty: Ed Cavagnaro (KCBS News Director)
- Sports: Steve Bitker (KCBS)
- Pioneer: Norman Davis (30 year veteran of Bay Area airwaves)
- Engineer: Bill Ruck
These inductees join the Legendary Station for 2014: KSAN - The JIVE 95 Era
The Broadcast Legends will host the 2014 induction luncheon on Saturday, September 20th at Spengers Fresh Fish Grotto in Berkeley from 11:30 am to 2 pm. Make your reservations for the event now.
The general public is also invited to salute the great men and women of Bay Area Radio!!!
[KSAN JIVE 95 BARHOF VIDEO]
Great panel discussion from the BARHOF Induction lunch at Spenger's, June 5th. On the panel Bonnie Simmons, Richard Gossett, Dusty Street, Scoop Nisker, Terry McGovern and Norman Davis. Hosted by Ben Fong-Torres. WATCH NOW
sound of the city, the sounds that are
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the most memorable radio station jingle of all
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of the fog]
the early 1970s, John Schneider began the
epic task of chronicling the history of radio in
the San Francisco Bay Area. The museum is proud
to announce that Mr. Schneider has allowed us to
present his monumental account of Bay Area
radio's colorful origins and development, Voices Out Of The Fog, filled with amazing stories and a
treasure-trove of rare photographs.
The CHRS Bay Area Radio Museum is a non-profit
corporation operated for the public's benefit.
Your membership assists us in allowing more
rare and memorable exhibits to be offered,
provides us with resources to help restore and
preserve archival recordings and photographs,
and helps to pay for the bandwidth, licensing
fees and operating expenses required to bring
these exhibits to you via the Internet.
If you enjoy
visiting the CHRS Bay Area Radio Museum &
Hall of Fame in Berkeley (that's the BARHOF
gallery in the inset photo), we hope
you'll become a member of CHRS today to help us continue to grow!
broadcasts, historical documents, photographs,
music surveys ... trace the history of radio in
the San Francisco Bay Area from its origins in
the early Twentieth Century through its
development into a network powerhouse in the
1930s and 1940s and a thriving source of
entertainment, news and sports today. The CHRS Bay
Area Radio Museum & Hall of Fame presents a rotating series of
features for your enjoyment.
Bay Area Radio Museum & Hall of Fame is now a proud part of
California Historical Radio Society!
Thanks to the efforts of CHRS, its
members and executive team, BARM and BARHOF will continue to grow and thrive, and
continue to bring the rich history of Bay
Area radio to visitors from around the
[CARTER B. SMITH]
one-and-only "Prince Trapped Inside The Body of a Disc Jockey," Carter B. Smith, passed away on
January 24, 2011, following a lengthy battle with a brain tumor. A native San Franciscan, Carter began his radio
career in the mid-1950s, and was a listener favorite on KRE, KSFO, KNBR, Magic 61 and KABL. Carter
was an avid supporter of CHRS and the radio museum, and shared his personal aircheck collection with us.
a Bye-Bye Baby Bonanza! The Bay Area Radio
Museum celebrates the World Series champion San Francisco Giants
with a retrospective on their great radio voices, from Russ
Hodges and Lon Simmons to Al
Michaels, Hank Greenwald and
Lindsey Nelson, through today with Jon
Miller and Dave Flemming. And yes, we've even got some vintage Giants baseball on the radio from
years past! [CLICK HERE]