TN Radio Hall of Fame

Preservationists of Tennessee's Radio Legacy 

NOMINATIONS ARE NOW OPEN!
Nominations are being accepted now through August 31st for our next class of Inductees on Saturday, May 7, 2016!  If you are a Full Member or Lifetime Member (i.e., having worked in Tennessee Radio for a minimum of 24 non-consecutive months), you may nominate a deserving candidate in the Career (living) category, or the Legacy (deceased) category.  To nominate, log in to this website with your email address and password, and the NOMINATE button will appear at the top of this page in the toolbar just below the masthead.  Follow the instructions carefully, and remember it takes 2 members to nominate someone.

TRI-CITIES MEET 'n' GREET AUG 8th FEATURES FREE MUSEUM TOUR OF
THE BIRTHPLACE OF COUNTRY MUSIC (See "Events")

2015 INDUCTION BANQUET HD VIDEO NOW ON YOUTUBE!

The City of Murfreesboro's cable TV channel had a camera at our 2015 Awards Ceremony and Banquet. From that footage, plus other production source materials we provided, they created a 2-1/2 hour special that is currently airing on Murfreesboro Cable TV.  They also posted the video in HD on YouTube.  If you have never made it to our awards banquet, here is a chance to peek in at what it's all about.  And if you have been able to attend, here's a chance to re-live those magical moments from May 2nd!

https://youtu.be/P6NNPwBShEE

2015 INDUCTION BANQUET
SETS ATTENDANCE RECORD

Photo by Mike Bohan - John Young is surprised on stage by
1970s WSM-AM/FM/TV co-worker,
TV anchor Lonnie Lardner

        A record-setting 320 reservations at 32 tables marked a sold-out 4th Annual Tennessee Radio Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony and Banquet held May 2, 2015, at the Embassy Suites in Murfreesboro. The stellar video tributes produced by Chip Chapman and edited by Austin Chadwick have all been uploaded now, and can be found on our YouTube channel, with links for your convenience on our website's 2015 Inductees page.  We would ask everyone who took photos to please don't be shy about uploading them to our FaceBook page.  Soon, our official photos from ace shooter "Captain" Leslie Pardue will be viewable online. In the meantime, please bask in the results of one memorable evening!  


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by Leslie Pardue
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Send Us Your Airchecks and Stuff!

Do you have old airchecks of yourself from eons ago? Don't cringe. We'd love to archive some of those!  Or maybe you simply were a radio fan, with that transistor glued to your ear. Did you used to record your favorite radio stations... DJs, commercials, jingles and all? Or did you collect the weekly record surveys, or bumper stickers. THAT's what we're looking for!  The older, the better. Small market, Large market. Click on"ARCHIVE" above.         

 

Upcoming events

08 Aug 2015 11:45 AM (EDT) • Birthplace of Country Music Museum
17 Oct 2015 10:00 AM • (Eastern Time) (*MORE*)


2014 Inductee Mike Bohan (right), takes a selfie with the son of 2015 Inductee Jack Parnell.  Chris Parnell surprised everyone, including his dad, by delivering the introduction to Mr. Parnell's video tribute and induction. The younger Parnell has followed in his father's footsteps as a voiceover artist, as well as on-camera, as an alumnus of NBC's Saturday Night Live, and 30 Rock.

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