WRKO to carry Carr's induction to Radio Hall of Fame

Kevin Vahey kvahey@comcast.net
Fri Nov 7 08:59:04 EST 2008

Looks like most of Howie's syndicated stations are picking up the
broadcast as well. (The Hyannis station is listed as Boston)

I personally will listen because of Jess Cain.

On 11/7/08, Alan Tolz <atolz@comcast.net> wrote:
> Jerry's RHOF speech is also at http://www.jerrywilliams.org .  Go to "Audio
> Slips", then "misc".
> Alan
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> From: "Bob Nelson" <raccoonradio@mail.com>
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> Sent: Friday, November 07, 2008 3:03 AM
> Subject: WRKO to carry Carr's induction to Radio Hall of Fame
> Howie Carr mentioned tonight that WRKO will carry his induction into the
> Radio Hall of Fame
> on Saturday night from 10 to 11 pm Eastern, live from Chicago. (Carr will do
> his show
> tomorrow from WGN's studios.) He will get a grand total of 90 seconds for
> his speech.
> I still have a bit of tape from when Jerry Williams went into the RHOF and
> they cut him
> off by having the band play "Yakety Yak". He was not pleased. I think if you
> go to
> the RHOF site you can hear the acceptance speeches from past awards (in some
> cases,
> when the inductee has passed on, you will hear someone accept it for
> him/her...
> for example, they inducted Jean Shepherd a few years ago. "Shep" died in
> 1999.)
> http://www.radiohof.org/
> There's a list of affiliates carrying it and also a video streamcast can be
> seen.

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