Monthly Archives: February 2018

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19 02, 2018

Radio Tower 4: Talking Bing Crosby

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Arne Fogel, host of The Bing Shift on Jazz88 FM as well as a student and devotee of all things Crosby, relates Bing’s career in radio. We talk about how Bing helped define the medium, how he rose to be a multimedia star, his role in changing recording technology, and more.

This episode was recorded at The Booth, the new podcast recording studio at the Sachem Public Library. We thank them as well as this week’s guest co-host, Chris DeCristofaro.

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1 02, 2018

Radio Tower 3: Richard Hawkins Remembers Radio

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Board member Richard Hawkins shares his memories of radio, from listening to Murray the K to his time as a radioman in the US Navy.

 

 

And join us Saturday, February 17 at 11:00 am at the Sayville Public Library for a celebration of Jack Ellsworth and his Memory in Melodies program.

You can listen to the interview with Jack’s daughter and granddaughter on the Long Island History Project.