Columnist and former radio personality Jim Rose created "Jim Rose Remembers Radio" in 2004 to provide relevant news and items of general interest, mostly geared to current and former employees of radio and television. Remembrances, reflections and commentary are also presented by the publishing of readers' emails in each issue. Many media notables are avid readers of the newsletter, and have provided great insight into the industry by candidly sharing their experiences with Jim's audience through the years...including Bob Grant, Jimmy Rabbitt, Ron Selden, Dr. Bruce Nelson, Gary Delaune, Ben Laurie, Sam Pate, Barry Kaye, Bud Buschardt, C. C. McCartney, Chet Maxwell, Chuck Joseph, Marty Ambrose, J. C. Webster, Ken Dowe, Don Logan, Ray Whitworth, Dave Tucker, Bobby Reyes, Tony Lawrence, Russ "Weird Beard" Knight, Jim Gough, Steve Eberhart, Ira Lipson, Mike Cannon, Chuck Dunaway, Dusty Black, KTRK's Bob Allen, and countless others...many of whom are no longer with us.
Jim brings more than 30 years of radio industry experience to his writings. He has worked in various roles as disc jockey, music director and/or program director for legendary radio stations like WFAA, KFJZ, KXOL, KLIF, KJIM and KBOX in Dallas-Fort Worth; KILT, KNUZ, KULF, KENR and KIKK in Houston; KVET and KHFI in Austin; and KBUC and KITE in San Antonio. Jim's also lent his expertise to stations in Waco, Terrell, Temple and Beaumont, TX. He started his radio career in 1965 at KASO in Minden, LA.
Jim Rose still publishes his newsletter twice weekly. Due to a recent change in service providers, there was a risk of losing all of the back issues; while many of those from the first three years of publication are gone forever, this site provides a permanent home for most newsletters posted from 2005 to mid-2014. To subscribe to Jim Rose Remembers Radio, send an email to Jim at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Select a year below to view all available issues from a particular year, in reverse chronological order:
Issues 1 to 56*
Issues 41 to 70
Issues 267 to 289*
Issues 290 to 420*
Issues 460 to 602
Issues 603 to 758
Issues 759 to 915
Issues 916 to 1060
Issues 1061 to 1160
Issues 1161 to 1264
Issues 1265 to 1314
issues will merely display a blank page. These were archived
differently, and there is no way to recover those particular issues
Any issue not shown is permanently missing. But if you're a longtime subscriber who never cleans out his/her email, please see if you have any of these missing issues and email them to Jim HERE. Specifically, he needs 71 to 138, 140 to 266, and 421 to 459.
This archive is provided as a courtesy of www.dfwRetroplex.com, and the commentary and opinions expressed within do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Mike Shannon or his service provider or domain registrar or anyone else connected with this website.