Tom Donahue (KMPX Photo)

Welcome To The Bay Area Radio Museum!

24 May 2018 BARHOF 0

The Bay Area Radio Museum and Hall of Fame (BARHOF) presents archival broadcasts, historical documents, photos, music surveys and biographies that tell the stories of Bay Area radio. Trace the history of radio in the San Francisco Bay Area from its origins in the early 20th Century through [Read more…]

Don Sherwood (KSFO Photo)

The 2018 Sherwood Awards

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It’s time to vote for your favorite Bay Area radio personalities in the 2018 Sherwood Awards! Named for the World’s Greatest Disc Jockey, Don Sherwood (BARHOF 2006), the awards are the “people’s choice” for most popular active personalities in the music and news/talk categories, and for induction into [Read more…]

Ted Wygant (2009 Photo)

Ted Wygant (1933-2018)

10 April 2018 BARHOF 0

Via Facebook and Ronn Owens, we receive the news that Ted Wygant, longtime news anchor of KGO (810 AM) with Jim Dunbar, has passed away. He was 85 years old. Ted was elected to the Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame in 2009, and had been living in [Read more…]

John Mack Flanagan (1992 Photo)

John Mack Flanagan (1946-2018)

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It is with great sorrow that the Bay Area Radio Museum and Hall of Fame notes the passing of John Mack Flanagan, one of the greatest voices in broadcasting and a member of BARHOF’s Class of 2017. John passed away on Saturday (March 31) after bravely battling a [Read more…]

CHRS Surplus Radios (Photo)

CHRS Spring Cleaning Sale Postponed

22 March 2018 BARHOF 0

A quick update: the big Spring Cleaning Sale at Radio Central, scheduled for this weekend, has been postponed until Saturday, March 31, at Radio Central, the home of CHRS and the Bay Area Radio Museum in Alameda. Meanwhile, we’re still looking for volunteers for this Saturday (March 24) [Read more…]