Saturday, April 10, 2010

The Buckinghams' Friends Together for Interview Tonight; Bob Sirott Hosts Dick Biondi and Herb Kent Interview, April 10th, at Columbia College Chicago









SPECIAL EVENT SET FOR TONIGHT

As Dave Hoekstra reported in today's Chicago Sun-Times newspaper, well-known journalist Bob Sirott will host a special evening, conversation-style tonight at Columbia College Chicago.

Hoekstra notes "Herb Kent the Kool Gent" and Dick (the Wild I-Tralian) Biondi are members of The Chicago Radio Hall of Fame.



The event is free and open to the public. The interview will be taking place at 7:30 pm in Columbia's Film Row Cinema, 1104 S. Wabash, 8th floor.




For the full story check out http://www.suntimes.com/lifestyles/hoekstra/2150208,CST-FTR-radio10.article

Bob Sirott promises an evening that will be the most interesting history lesson ever taught about five decades of Chicago radio and two of its most beloved DJs.


From Christmas 2009,the UCan Food Drive hosted by Dick Biondi. Here, Carl enjoys annual holiday appearances with Dick for True Oldies 94.7's community endeavors.



[Image credits: Dick Biondi's photo by Fred Winston, originally posted on Robert Feder's blog 9.1.09 and Herb Kent's from the HistoryMakers Video Oral History Interview with Herb Kent (www.thehistorymakers.com); Photo of Dick Biondi and Carl Giammarese from YouTube video filmed by Ed McCracken. Photo of Bob Sirott from cpsalumni.org alumni journalists and media personalities site.]