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  •  I noted the Reverend Joseph McShane ..... (1+ / 0-)
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    .... in my Top Comments ode to the late New York rock and roll DJ Pete Fornatale - who began his career as a Fordham University student, and had a weekend show there in retirement - and the university president wrote this about the death of my childhood radio hero:

    "If you heard a thoughtful opinion on the state of rock and roll, Pete Fornatale was saying it. If you heard a hot musician talking on the radio, Pete Fornatale was doing the interview. If you heard a new song on the air, Pete Fornatale was playing it. In many ways he was the voice of a generation—of several generations—and we will not see his like again. If they have FM radio in heaven, they’re listening to Pete right now."

    "We should pay attention to that man behind the curtain."

    by Ed Tracey on Sun Nov 11, 2012 at 02:13:28 PM PST

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