KGO Radio, San Francisco:
The Complete Collection
San Francisco, California
Named Legendary Station of the Year by the Bay Area Radio Museum and Hall of Fame, 2010.
— Exhibit includes text and audio. — Audio exhibit only.
“Coglin” hosts the 11 PM hour on KGO, leading into a Howard K. Smith report on the American Information Network and local headlines, followed by Russ and two guests from the IRS.
The 4 PM hour begins with news from American Information Radio, then continues with Harv Morgan anchoring the local newscast, which includes (amid numerous technical glitches) reports from Peter Cleaveland, George Ruge, Jack Hines, Lu Hurley (with traffic from the Hurleybird), Greg Jordan (KGO Sports), Jack Drees (ABC Sports) and Bill Furnell (business).
In which Mr. Eason finds an ad for men’s clothing more than slightly amusing…
Plus “World News This Morning” from ABC with Joe Templeton on the first day of simulcasting on KGO AM 81 and FM 104 following the demise of KSFX (103.7 FM).
Jim interviews legendary jazz saxophonist Joe Henderson (1937-2001).
— Exhibit includes text and audio.
— Exhibit includes audio only.
— Edited version.
BC — Courtesy of the University of British Columbia (Art Finley Collection).
JE — Courtesy of James Eason.
JS — Courtesy of John Schneider.
Other recordings from the Bay Area Radio Museum archives.
- Jim Eason Bio
- The Good Word Quiz on KGO, July 23, 1947