Bay Area Radio Hall Of Fame

barhof_logo_140pxIt’s time to voice your choice for 2018 Sherwood Awards! We’re looking for the people’s choice for induction into the Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame’s Class of 2018, along with honoring your favorite personalities currently riding our airwaves.

2018 Sherwood Award Ballot

Video: Ben Fong-Torres, author of many important books on music history, and writer of the Chronicle’s Radio Waves column. Ben is a member of the Bay Area Hall of Fame’s Class of 2010.

Preserving and Honoring Radio Broadcasting in the San Francisco Bay Area

The Bay Area Radio Museum

The Bay Area Radio Museum (BARM) presents archival broadcasts, historical documents, photos, music surveys and biographies that tell the stories of Bay Area Radio. Trace the history of radio in the San Francisco Bay Area from its origins in the early 20th Century through its development into a network powerhouse in the 1930s and 1940s and a thriving source of entertainment, news and sports today.

The BARHOF Class of 2017

The BARHOF Class of 2017 was inducted on September 23, 2017, at the Basque Cultural Center in South San Francisco. Two Sherwood Awards were also presented, including Chris Jackson Read more…

Below, Greg Sherwood of KQED-9 introduces the first Sherwood Awards, named for his father Don Sherwood, known as the “World’s Greatest DJ.”


Latest News & Features

KLIV Honored As 2017 Legendary Station

The Bay Area Radio Museum and Hall of Fame is a service of CHRS

New KPEN Book Now Available – Support CHRS & BARM

KPEN Book Cover“The Story Of KPEN” by Gary M. Gielow. CLICK HERE TO ORDER NOW. Only $23.95 including shipping. CHRS is the sole distributer of this book. 100% of funds raised are being donated to CHRS.

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