Ken Ackerman, Original Radio Legend

Ken Ackerman, an inaugural member of the Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame and co-founder of the Broadcast Legends organization, has died at 95 of natural causes. Ackerman’s radio career began in his native Sacramento, where he “got the radio bug” while attending Grant Union High School. In 1942, he landed a job at KQW. At the time, the station was still licensed to San Jose, requiring some programming to originate there. Ackerman spent time in the San Jose studios… Read the full post

Radio Day by the Bay 2017 Live in Alameda

Radio Day By The Bay — A Big Success!!! See all the photos and videos of this event by clicking the link below. It was our annual radio flea market, auction, and your chance to see CHRS museum under construction at our headquarters, 2152 Central Ave, “Radio Central.” Our auction, live music, live radio play and the announcement of the Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame’s Class of 2017 were part of the event program. This is a yearly event, a chance to… Read the full post

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