The Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame‘s annual celebration of its latest members has long been the event of year for radio people, their fans, families and friends.
This year’s BARHOF event, however, will be celebrated virtually on Saturday, September 26, beginning at 7 PM (Pacific) on the California Historical Radio Society‘s Youtube channel.
Hosted by Stan Bunger (BARHOF 2010) and Rosalie Howarth (BARHOF 2011) direct from CHRS’ magnificent Radio Central museum space in Alameda, the BARHOF 2020 event will include the induction of its fifteenth class, as well as honoring K101 (KIOI 101.3 FM), the latest station to achieve Legendary Station status from the organization.
The BARHOF Class of 2020 includes:
- Ron Barr
- Warren Boggess
- Ken Dito
- Lee Hammer
- Buddy Hatton
- Greg Jarrett
- Johnny Morris
- Doc Pelzel
- Dusti Rhodes
- Bill Wattenburg
This year’s recipients of Sherwood Awards as the most popular current Bay Area on-air personality, newsperson and sportscaster will also be honored. In public balloting, the 2020 Sherwoods were awarded to Brent Ferris (personality), John Evans (news) and Kevin “The Rat” Radich (sports).