Author: Dick Ellingson

Aging gratefully in a little country town. Parcel post crusher; blood'n'guts laundry serf; parking lot fender bender/bumper jumper; Lazy B flunkie with 7-word job title; P-I down crew; bobtail trucker; Sunbeam breader; retail store mangler; bothersome boiler roomie; fake real estate agent; d.j./copywriter/p.d./ripper/reader - 600 KGEZ Good Advertising, Kalispell; Community Radio 1510 KURB, Mountlake Terrace; 1540 News/MOR/92.5 Solid Gold Rock & Roll KFKF, Bellevue; 1150 Kountry KAYO America's Own Music, Seattle; 1300 KoMPaSs Radio 13 Modern Country, Seattle; 1360 KLFF Good Music & Great Memories, Glendale/Phoenix; 106.3 Concert 106 KONC, Sun City/Phoenix; 1580 KCWW Real Country Network, Tempe/Phoenix. Four-year Volunteer P-I/Times/TNT news reader for Evergreen Radio Reading Service at the Washington Talking Book & Braille Library, Seattle; dotcomboom stock trader who came out alive; King County Metro Bus Driver; Seattle Streetcar Operator. Two pups & a pension = easy livin'! More articles by Dick
2740 7 Comments on Recalling 1510 KURB Mountlake Terrace

Recalling 1510 KURB Mountlake Terrace

865 3 Comments on KAYO Jingle Packages

KAYO Jingle Packages

1223 7 Comments on Working The Gnat Shift At Kountry KAYO

Working The Gnat Shift At Kountry KAYO

1442 2 Comments on The History of Country Music – Hour 3

The History of Country Music – Hour 3

1055 3 Comments on Drop Dead!

Drop Dead!

1168 3 Comments on Before Stu Martin There Was Billy Playtex

Before Stu Martin There Was Billy Playtex

462 0 Comment on Alan Freed’s Dance Party #22-#23, September 1956

Alan Freed’s Dance Party #22-#23, September 1956

783 2 Comments on Alan Freed’s Dance Party #18-#21, August 1956

Alan Freed’s Dance Party #18-#21, August 1956

2597 7 Comments on NIXON MAKES HISTORY AS ONLY U. S. PRESIDENT TO RESIGN

NIXON MAKES HISTORY AS ONLY U. S. PRESIDENT TO RESIGN

1114 8 Comments on Career Counseling “for your own good”

Career Counseling “for your own good”

1465 0 Comment on The History of Country Music, Hour 2

The History of Country Music, Hour 2

567 0 Comment on Alan Freed’s Dance Party #14-#17, July 1956

Alan Freed’s Dance Party #14-#17, July 1956

1111 2 Comments on Dude Martin’s Radio Rancho

Dude Martin’s Radio Rancho

681 0 Comment on Bill Small, former CBS Washington Bureau Chief Dies

Bill Small, former CBS Washington Bureau Chief Dies

632 0 Comment on Alan Freed’s Dance Party #5-#8, May 1956

Alan Freed’s Dance Party #5-#8, May 1956

702 0 Comment on Alan Freed’s Dance Party #2-#4- April 1956

Alan Freed’s Dance Party #2-#4- April 1956

2644 4 Comments on Cliffie Stone’s Hometown Jamboree – KXLA Pasadena

Cliffie Stone’s Hometown Jamboree – KXLA Pasadena

677 1 Comment on Alan Freed’s Dance Party – 7 April, 1956

Alan Freed’s Dance Party – 7 April, 1956

974 0 Comment on Play Ball, You Pilots!

Play Ball, You Pilots!

930 0 Comment on Extry! Extry! Read all about it!

Extry! Extry! Read all about it!

1982 5 Comments on History of Country Music

History of Country Music

1070 0 Comment on Ingenious and Revolutionary Multi-Pole AM Aerial

Ingenious and Revolutionary Multi-Pole AM Aerial

2652 3 Comments on The First 45 R. P. M. Record

The First 45 R. P. M. Record

765 0 Comment on A life-changing Christmas gift and its eternal power over our futures

A life-changing Christmas gift and its eternal power over our futures

744 5 Comments on Who woulda guessed? Canucks love records charts too!

Who woulda guessed? Canucks love records charts too!

889 0 Comment on What Jean Enersen and I have in common

What Jean Enersen and I have in common

852 3 Comments on Before There Was Victor Stredicke

Before There Was Victor Stredicke

699 0 Comment on All-American Boy [Chart Rankings]

All-American Boy [Chart Rankings]

1095 0 Comment on Payola: Is it back or did it just never leave?

Payola: Is it back or did it just never leave?

459 0 Comment on Upcoming 80th Anniversary: The Romance of Power

Upcoming 80th Anniversary: The Romance of Power

1344 2 Comments on Dick Ellingson: Lost Jingles

Dick Ellingson: Lost Jingles

700 3 Comments on Life’s a Funny Proposition

Life’s a Funny Proposition

1419 3 Comments on Local Talent on the KMO Country Giant Survey

Local Talent on the KMO Country Giant Survey

629 1 Comment on Did Bash’s jackknife cut the mustard?

Did Bash’s jackknife cut the mustard?

2683 3 Comments on This Is Your Life (and Mine) in Six Minutes and Eight Seconds

This Is Your Life (and Mine) in Six Minutes and Eight Seconds

718 0 Comment on Outdoor Advertising Media: SkyWriting

Outdoor Advertising Media: SkyWriting