Remembering Dick Buckley

Longtime WBEZ all-night jazz DJ Dick Buckley (1925-2010) passed away today, at the age of 85.  Buckley’s jazz program was a fixture on Chicago Public Radio every Monday through Friday night, from 1977 to 2008.

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This short clip of Buckley in the WBEZ studio is from the 1989 documentary Radio Faces.  To watch the entire documentary, go to:  http://mediaburn.org/Video-Preview.128.0.html?&uid=4927

 

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  1. mediaburnarchive says:

    The above clip was broadcast on Chicago Tonight on Monday, July 26, in honor of Buckley. To see Phil Ponce introduce it on Chicago Tonight, go to:
    http://www.wttw.com/main.taf?p=42,8,80&pid=HdVmtnWYStrvTCzQdUcpkNQoB_ufD58l

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