Broadcast Dialogue – The Podcast: Dick & DJ Williams on the legacy and future of AM radio

Dick Williams
Dick & DJ Williams on location at a radio remote, circa 1980.

One of the first DJs in North America to spin The Beatles, Dick Williams – who is now 81 – returned to the airwaves of London’s 980 CFPL last month with a new show that harkens back to the heyday of AM radio.

Dick Williams’ Solid Gold Rock and Roll is airing Saturdays and Sundays on the Global News Radio station – a weekend break from format – that’s debuted 60 years after he first joined the station.

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue – The Podcast — we talk to Williams and his son DJ – who is now part of the Corus London sales team — about the future of AM radio, its legacy and more.

Read more about Dick Williams, here.


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