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It’s Time For Radio Day By The Bay 2019!

29 May 2019 BARHOF 0

The biggest annual event in Bay Area broadcasting is back as the California Historical Radio Society (CHRS) and the Bay Area Radio Museum & Hall of Fame (BARHOF) celebrate Radio Day By The Bay on the lovely isle of Alameda on Saturday, July 20. Radio Day By The [Read more…]

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KFOG Named 2019 BARHOF Legendary Station

4 March 2019 BARHOF 2

The Bay Area Radio Museum and Hall of Fame (BARHOF) and the California Historical Radio Society (CHRS) are proud to announce today that San Francisco’s KFOG (104.5 FM) will be the recipient of their Legendary Station Award for 2019. The award focuses on KFOG during its era as “The [Read more…]

Bob Kieve (1994 Photo)

Kieve On Kieve: A Radio Legend Looks Back

19 February 2019 BARHOF 1

Following the sad demise of San Jose’s KLIV (1590 AM) back on January 27, the station’s owner for the past five decades, Bob Kieve (BARHOF 2007), sat down to reflect on his long career in business, politics and broadcasting:   Further Reading: “San Jose’s KLIV going silent after [Read more…]

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UPDATE: Radio Day By The Bay 2018

20 June 2018 BARHOF 0

If you love all things radio, then Radio Day By The Bay 2018 is the place to be for you! Radio Day 2018 takes place on Saturday, July 21, at Radio Central (2152 Central Ave.) and Veterans Auditorium (2203 Central Ave.) on the lovely island of Alameda, and [Read more…]

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CHRS Spring Cleaning Sale Postponed

22 March 2018 BARHOF 0

A quick update: the big Spring Cleaning Sale at Radio Central, scheduled for this weekend, has been postponed until Saturday, March 31, at Radio Central, the home of CHRS and the Bay Area Radio Museum in Alameda. Meanwhile, we’re still looking for volunteers for this Saturday (March 24) [Read more…]

Andrew Welburn (Photo)

Andy Is Saving Our Radio History

27 August 2017 BARHOF 6

NEW AUDIO POSTED! Volunteer Andrew Welburn has finished digitizing hundreds of hours of newly-discovered Bay Area radio programming. Soon we will add many of these shows to this site under the station categories, along with dates and information about their airing. Most of these rare audio archives have [Read more…]