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Doug Thompson: CONFESSIONS OF A PROFESSIONAL ROCK AND ROLL INTERVIEWER – RADIO AND DJS ON RECORD…ON THE RADIO

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , , , , on July 9, 2013 by segarini

Doug Thompson headshotI LOVE RADIO!!!!!  There, that’s my confession for the month…and that’s as loud as I can possibly say it in print.  Here, let me say it again.

I LOVE RADIO!!!!! 

OK, maybe not the radio of today (although some of it is still good).  I’m talking about the radio I grew up with.  Those wild and crazy days of hit parade radio aka Top 40.  I’ve been in love with radio since I was a fair haired boy of 13 (and where did all my fair hair go anyway?).  Growing up during my early teenage years in Oakville, Ontario (about an hour west of Toronto), I first discovered CHUM radio in 1960.

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