Archive for the ‘Radio’ Category

I Am What I Play Canadian Premiere

My documentary about rock radio disc jockeys premieres Friday, May 8th as the opening film of the Canadian Music Week film festival. The screening takes place at 7:00 pm at The Royal Cinema on College Street. Radio fans will get a chance to see the great David Marsden on-screen. Marsden is a Toronto radio legend […]

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Goodnight Mr. Berns

As a voice agent, it’s one thing for a talent to leave the agency, it’s another for a talent to leave the world entirely. Fortunately, I haven’t experienced this too often but on Sunday, we lost a great one with the sudden death of Don Berns. Don was already part of the talent roster when […]

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I Am What I Play

So, in addition to running PN Agency and Ethnic Voice Talent, and keeping the masses entertained with this blog, I have also managed to make a feature length documentary on the side. The subject: rock radio DJ’s. It’s called I Am What I Play and here’s the pitch: I Am What I Play focuses on […]

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Old Radio Guys

Full confession: I love old radio guys. Not the way Siegfried loves Roy but with great affection, none the less. I’m talking about the DJs who worked the air waves during the heyday of rock radio. By heyday, I’m thinking roughly Sgt. Pepper to Born In The U.S.A. I find their stories are so unique […]

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