Rosie, Lois and Al, Russ the Moose, Renel, Lyons, Beach, Red and Les MalloyExhibits By Name

The Bay Area has been truly blessed by the radio talent that we've enjoyed over the years. Whether your tastes run to Frank Dill, Don Sherwood, Al Hart, Sly Stone, M. Dung, Tall Tom Campbell, Jim Dunbar, Merv Griffin, Dr. Don Rose, Jim Lange, Bobby Ocean, Red Blanchard, Tom Donahue, Dave Diamond, Alex Bennett, Gene Nelson, Renel, Art Linkletter, Don Bleu, Super Snake, Bill King, Les Malloy, Bwana Johnny, Buddy Baron, Ronn Owens, Jumpin' George Oxford, Tommy Saunders, Mel Venter or any of the thousands of voices that have graced our local airwaves, the Bay Area Radio Museum is continually creating new exhibits that feature the men and women that you loved to listen to, and some that you may never have had the opportunity to experience before. We hope you enjoy these classic broadcasts from voices both famous and forgotten.

Listed alphabetically by last name.

EXCEPTION: In cases where the personality used only a nickname on the air, look under the first letter of that name. EXAMPLE: Look under R for Dr. Don Rose; look under B for Bwana Johnny or F for Father Harry.

PLEASE NOTE: Exhibits listed below as "Audio Only" do not currently include text or images with the presentation.

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Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Ken Ackerman

* — Included in The Complete KCBS Collection.

Mark Adams

* — Included in KYA: The Sixties Collection.

Bill Agee

Van Amburg (air name of Fred Van Amburg)

Tim Anthony

Charlie Arlington

Jackson Armstrong

* — Included in KFRC: The Big 610 Collection.


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Evangeline Baker

Ron Baker

Lyle Bardo

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Don Barksdale

K.O. Bayley (air name of Bob Elliott, a/k/a K.O. Beachin)

K.O. Beachin (air name of Bob Elliott, a/k/a K.O. Bayley)

Edward Bear

Barry Beck

Bert Bell (air name of Herb Campbell)

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Alex Bennett (air name of Bennett G. Schwarzmann)

* — Included in KMPX: The Big Band Years Collection.

Jack Benny (stage name of Benjamin Kubelsky)

Tony Bigg (air name of Richard Quinn, a/k/a Tony Pigg)

* — Included in KYA: The Sixties Collection.

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Red Blanchard (air name of Richard B. Blanchard, Jr.)

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Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Don Bleu (air name of Richard Kelleher)

* — Included in the Complete KYUU Collection.

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Ira Blue

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Victor Boc

Jim Bridges

Charlie Brown (air name of Larry O'Brien, a/k/a Charles W. Brown)

Bill Browning

* — Included in The KPEN Collection.

Chuck Browning

* — Included in KFRC: The Big 610 Collection.

Pete Bunny

* — Included in The Complete KEWB Collection.

Bwana Johnny (air name of Richard Johnson)

* — Included in KYA: The Sixties Collection.
** — Included in KYA: The 1970s Collection.

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Herb Campbell (see Bert Bell)

Tom Campbell (a/k/a "Tall Tom")

* — Included in The Tom Campbell Collection.

Stephen Capen

Joe Carcione (a/k/a "The Greengrocer")

Jack Carney

* — Included in KSFO: The Sound Of The City Collection.

Citizen Bill Carpenter (air name of Steve Taylor)

* — Included in KYA: The Seventies Collection.

Clarence (Clancy) Cassell

Don Chamberlain

John K. Chapel (air name of Ivan Ivanovich Nicholai Nikolaivich Putily Vasily Kuropatkin du la Chappelle)

Bill Chase

* — Included in KMPX: The Big Band Era.

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Mike Cleary

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Al Collins (a/k/a "Jazzbeaux," earlier "Jazzbo")

* — Included in The Complete KGO Radio 810 Collection.

Bill Collins

* — Included in KNEW: The 910 Collection.

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Frank Cope

Les Crane (air name of Leslie G. Stein, a/k/a "Raven" or "Johnny Raven")

* — Included in The Complete KGO Radio 810 Collection.


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Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Bobby Dale (air name of Robert Dale Bastiansen)

* — Included in KFRC: The Big 610 Collection.

Ronnie Dark

* — Included in The KSOL Soul 145 Collection.

Norman Davis (a/k/a Al Knight, Lucky Logan)

Dave Diamond

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Frank Dill

Mike Dix

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Hugh Barrett Dobbs (a/k/a "Captain Dobbsie")

Doctor Soul (air name of Jim Witter)

* — Included in The KSOL Soul 145 Collection.

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Tom Donahue (air name of Thomas Coman, a/k/a "Big Daddy")

* — Included in KYA: The Sixties Collection.

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Bouncin' Bill Doubleday (air name of John W. Doubleday)

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Jim Dunbar

* — Included in The KGO News/Talk 810 Collection.

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Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Jim Eason

Chris Edwards

* — Included in KYA: The Sixties Collection.
** — Included in KYA: The 1970s Collection.

Bob Elliott (a/k/a K.O. Beachin, K.O. Bayley)

Herb Ellis


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B. Floyd Farr

Ray Farrell (see Bobby Ocean)

Father Harry (air name of Father Harry Schlitt)

* — Included in KFRC: The Big 610 Collection.

Art Finley (air name of Art Fingers)

John Mack Flanagan

* — Included in KFRC: The Big 610 Collection.

Foreman Bill

Bob Foster

* — Included in KFRC: The Big 610 Collection.

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Bud Foster (air name of Wilson K. Foster)

  • Broadcast: Bears vs. 49ers, November 1, 1953

  • Broadcast: Browns vs. 49ers, November 15, 1953

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Bob Fouts


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Johnny G (air name of Johnny Gilbert)

* — Included in The KEWB Collection.

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee James Gabbert

John Gilliland

Dean Goss

* — Included in KYA: The 1970s Collection.

Bob Gordon

Richard Gossett

Bill Graham

Merv Griffin

Bob Guerra

* — Included in KNEW: The 910 Collection.

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Jack Hammer

* — Included in KYA: The Sixties Collection.

John Hardy

* — Included in The KDIA Collection.
** — Included in KYA: The Seventies Collection.

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Hap Harper

Craig Harrison (air name of Harrison Wooley)

* — Included in The Complete KCBS Collection.

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Al Hart

Richard Hart

Buddy Hatton (air name of Clyde Hatton)

John Hawkins

Johnny Hayes

* — Included in KYA: The Sixties Collection.

Darlene Heath

* — Included in The History of KWUN.

Buck Herring

* — Included in the KEWB Collection.

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Charles David (Doc) Herrold

Ed Hider

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Russ Hodges

Bill Holley

* — Included in KYA: The Sixties Collection.
** — Included in KYA: The Seventies Collection.

Johnny Holliday (air name of John Holliday Bobbitt)

* — Included in KYA: The Sixties Collection.

Craig Hulsebos


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Larry Ickes


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Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Walt Jamond

* — Included in KMPX: The Big Band Era.

Richard Johnson (see Bwana Johnny)

Steve Jordan (air name of Royce Redwine)

* — Included in KYA: The 1970s Collection.

Wayne Jordan

* — Included in The KPEN Collection.

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Bill Keffury

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Bill King

Jackson King (air name of John Colon, a/k/a Jolly Rogers)

Robin King

* — Included in The Complete KCBS Collection.

Teri King

* — Included in The K-101 Era Collection.

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Don Klein

* — Included in The Bay Area Radio Museum Sports Page.

Ralph Koal

* — Included in The KLIV Collection.


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Christopher Lance (a/k/a "Requestopher")

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Jim Lange

Bill Lee

* — Included in KFRC: The Big 610 Collection.

John Lennon

John Lester

Al Levitt

Lucky Logan (air name of Norman Davis)

John London (air name of Stan Lackey)

* — Included in The Complete KMEL Collection.

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Ron Lyons

* — Included in KNEW: The 910 Collection.


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Mad Mel (parody voice?)

* — Included in the Complete KLIV Airchecks Collection.

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Dude Martin (air name of Steve McSwain)

Harry Martin

Melissa McConnell

  • KEEN

  • KYA

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Russ McDonald

* — Included in KYA: The Seventies Collection.

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Dave McElhatton

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Terry McGovern

* — Included in KSFO: The Golden West Collection.
** — Included in The K-101 Era Collection.

Don McKinnon

* — Included in the KEWB Collection.

Pete McNeal

* — Included in KYA: The Sixties Collection.

Edward W. Meece

Lois Melkonian

William Roscoe (Bill) Mercer (a/k/a "The Burner" and "Rosko")

* — Included in The KSAN & KSOL Collection.

Brad Messer

Joe Michaels

* — Included in KYA: The Seventies Collection.

Franklin Mieuli - Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame 2007Franklin Mieuli

  • Franklin's Vault: A Tribute To Franklin Mieuli

Larry Miller

Walt Miller

Bobby Mitchell (air name of Michael Guerra, Jr., a/k/a Bobby Tripp)

* — Included in KYA: The Sixties Collection.

Larry Mitchell

* — Included in KYA: The Sixties Collection.

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Bill Moen

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Dave Morey

  • Broadcast: KFOG, September 16, 1982

Robert W. Morgan

* — Included in The Complete KEWB Collection.

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Don Mozley

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Natural Neil (air name of Neilson "Neil" Ross)

* — Included in KYA: The Seventies Collection.

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Gene Nelson (a/k/a Emperor Gene Nelson)

* — Included in KYA: The Sixties Collection.

Leslie Nelson (see "The Slim One")


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Sean O'Callaghan

* — Included in KYA: The Sixties Collection.

Bobby Ocean (air name of Ernest Lenhart, a/k/a Radio Ray Farrell)

* — Included in the Complete KYUU Collection.

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Ronn Owens

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee George Oxford (a/k/a Jumpin' George Oxford)


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Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Johnny Patrick (air name of John Patrick Goggan)

Tom Paxton

Joe "The Jet" Perry

Tony Pigg (see also Tony Bigg)

Bill Plummer (a/k/a Bull Plummer)

Bob Postle

* — Included in KSAN: The Jive 95 Collection.

Gene Price


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Johnny Raven (or "Raven"; see Les Crane)

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Renel (a/k/a Renel Brooks-Moon, Rockin' Renel Lewis)

* — Included in The Big 610 Collection.
** — Included in The Complete KMEL Collection.

Joe Regelski

Ron Reynolds

* — Included in The Complete KEWB Collection.
** — Included in KNEW: The 910 Collection.

Tom Richard (air name of Tom R. Mourgos)

Lou Ripa

Jolly Rogers (air name of John Colon, a/k/a Jackson King)

* — Included in KYA: The Top 40 Years Collection.

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Dr. Don Rose (air name of Donald Duane Rosenberg)

* — Included in the Dr. Don Rose Collection.

Hilly Rose

* — Included in The Complete KCBS Collection.

Rosko (air name of William (Bill) Roscoe Mercer, q.v.)

* — Included in the Complete KDIA Lucky 13 Collection.

George Ruge

Armando Ruiz


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Tony Salazar

Sammy The Psychic

* — Included in KNEW: The 910 Collection.

Laurie Sanders

  • Broadcast: KOIT, November 2002

Cliff Saunders

* — Included in the K-101 Era Collection.

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Tommy Saunders

* — Included in KYA: The Sixties Collection.

Gary Schaffer

Rick Scott

* — Included in KYA: The Seventies Collection.

Bruce Sedley

Gary Seger

Rick Shaw (air name of Hugh Silvas)

* — Included in the Complete KYUU Collection.

Mike Shepherd (air name of Michael C. Gwynne, a/k/a Mike Sheppard)

* — Included in the Complete KDIA Lucky 13 Collection.

Lamar Sherlock

* — Included in KYA: The Sixties Collection.

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Don Sherwood (air name of Daniel Sherwood Cohelan)

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* — Included in KFRC: The Big 610 Collection.

Jack Silver

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Lon Simmons

The Slim One (air name of Leslie Nelson)

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Carter B. Smith (a/k/a Carter Blakemore Smith)

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Ernie Smith

Terry Smith

* — Included in The KPEN Collection.

Dan Sorkin

* — Included in KSFO: The Golden West Collection.

Michael Spears

* — Actually Steve Jordan; not the KFRC program director (a/k/a Hal Martin).

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* — Included in KYA: The Sixties Collection.

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Joe Starkey

The Real Don Steele (air name of Donald Steele Revert)

* — Included in The Complete KEWB Collection.

Jay Stevens

* — Included in KFRC: The Big 610 Collection.

Monty Stickles

Bill Stone

* — Included in The K-101 Era Collection.

Dave Stone

* — Included in KYA: The 1970s Collection.

Sly Stone (air name of Sylvester Stewart)

* — Included in The KSOL Soul 145 Collection.

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Roy Storey

* — Included in The Bay Area Radio Museum Sports Page.

Super Snake

  • Broadcast: KXXX X-100, September 1989

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Russ "The Moose" Syracuse (air name of Russ Siragusa)

* — Included in KYA: The Sixties Collection.

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Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Glenhall Taylor

Mark Taylor

* — Included in KYA: The 1970s Collection.

Steve Taylor (see Citizen Bill Carpenter)

Gary Scott Thomas

Scott Thomas

Bill Thompson

Lori Thompson

* — Included in KITS: The Complete Airchecks Collection.

Tony Tremayne (air name of Mel Fritze)

* — Included in KYA: The Sixties Collection.

Bobby Tripp (air name of Michael Guerra, Jr., a/k/a Bobby Mitchell)

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Helen Troy


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Sam Van Zandt

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Mel Venter


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Beau Weaver

* — Included in KFRC: The Big 610 Collection.

Jack Webb

Bob White

* — Included in The KDIA Collection.

Walter Winchell

Brian Winters

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame Inductee Ted Wygant

* — Included in The KGO News/Talk 810 Collection.


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Ray Yeager

 

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