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Congratulations, 2015 Pittsburgh Rock N’ Legends Winners!

Congratulations to all the winners of the Pittsburgh Rock N’ Legends Awards! I’m so thrilled that my dear old friend Porky Chedwick (RIP) won in the non-performer category. Porky spun the soundtrack of our lives for over 50 years and opened our minds to new styles and performers that were off-limits on mainstream radio stations […]

Pittsburgh’s April 4 Rockin’ Reunion Show Triggers Memories of the Music Business – Then and Now

Lou Christie, one of the greatest singers, performers and songwriters ever to come out of Pittsburgh, is returning home to perform in Pittsburgh’s Rockin’ Reunion show on April 4, 2015. The concert, which also stars Jimmy Beaumont and The Skyliners, Donnie Iris, Chuck Blasko’s Vogues, Jimmie Ross’s Jaggerz, and The Marcels, takes place at the beautiful Benedum […]

Remembering Porky

PITTSBURGH LEGENDARY DJ PORKY CHEDWICK DIES AGE 96 Porky Chedwick was a disc jockey on WHOD in Homestead then moved up to WAMO radio going back to the 1950’s.  He may have been the only white jock at the black station. For the longest time he was considered radical by most parents.  Porky did more […]

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