Bob Coburn, Thank you for the excitement you brought to radio

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Bob Coburn was a DJ that had me glued to my radio. As a DJ you are always trying to bring that excitement that makes the listener not want to get out of the car when they reach their destination, Bob brought that for me and many others.  I have never wanted to call into a radio show more than this one.  Bob was perfect at taking calls from all over the country and helping the fan into a conversation with their musical idols.

Rockline, hosted by Bob Coburn, was a show that I would never miss if at all possible. His interviews and taste in music were so wonderful to listen to.  Shows like Rockline were very influential to me and my burgeoning passion to be a part of radio and be surrounded by music for life.

He has passed away from cancer with his friends and family by his side.  He will be missed. He is BC and we will BC-ing you.

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Thank you for sharing your gift,

Mike @ Spool Going Round



About Spool Going Round

If you like my blog and have access to programming and would like to do a radio/internet show together, please contact me. My name is Mike. I am an on-air radio DJ. I fell in love with radio in Chicago and then took that passion to someplace where I could actually get on the air. My travels took me to Seattle, WA, Eugene and Portland, OR and Washington D.C., where I was able to have my own morning show. I've had crab cakes with Warren Zevon, sat backstage and interviewed Sting, had Melissa Etheridge sing to me from the front row and I loved every minute of it. That passion for music still burns strong in me and I love to talk music and be turned on to music. Sharing new music with people is what got me interested in radio in the first place. It is wonderful to be able to talk music with you. "Go ahead you're on the air..." Read more:
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