AIRCHECK OF THE WEEK Edition #1166
- October 17, 2021
CHLO St. Thomas, Ont.
October 22, 1968
teenage jock to broadcast icon. That was the story of Paul Ski.
Ski got his feet wet in
radio when - as a Grade 10 student in the mid-'60s - he took the
afternoon drive show at CHLO London. From there it was a magic climb
to the top of the CHUM system, and then the pinnacle of Rogers radio
division. After being named to the Canadian Music and Broadcast
Industry Hal of Fame, he retired in 2014, capping a half-century
career in radio.
researched and produced by DALE PATTERSON Now in our 25th year
CHOSEN AS A SPOTLIGHT SITE BY
AS FEATURED IN
One moment they were here, the next
they were gone. Great stations, legendary deejays faded into the ether,
But wait! That great radio
lives again right here atRock
The unforgettable stations like CHUM, CKLW, CKEY, CKFH,
CFTR, 1470 CFOX,
CKGM, CJMS, CFUN, CKRC,
FM 108, WKBW, WGR, WLS, WABC, KHJ and so many
others can be heard and read about here.
Freed,Hound Dog Lorenz,
Jackson Armstrong,Robert W.
Morgan, Hunter Hancock, Cousin Brucie, Dan Ingram, Dick Biondi, Wolfman
Jack, Al Boliska, Jay Nelson,The
Real Don Steele, Tom Rivers, Brian Skinner, Marc Denis, Red Robinsonand
many others. Also here: the history, the lineups and the stories of a
great radio era now gone but fondly remembered.