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(3/16/2013 6:31:13 PM)   Flag as inappropriate content
I was fortunate to work with Landecker back in the 80's as a traffic repoter and fill in news person on his show... Chicago G-106 (later WCKG). He was a creatively funny talent... Looking back, it was a great experience. So ad he's still in the business... Will definitely check out his book. Cathi Parrish
- Cathi Parrish
(3/15/2013 1:55:53 PM)   Flag as inappropriate content
John's iconic "Boogie Checks" were always fun - what a great talent!

BTW, he's not the only "geezer" spinning records in Chicago. Dick Biondi, 15 years John's senior, is also playing the hits on 'LS-FM these days and drawing a fan base all over the country.

- Rod Schwartz
(3/15/2013 1:43:20 PM)   Flag as inappropriate content
I too was a fan of John W Landdecker on weekends on WLS in Chicago from the parking lots of News Rest in Meridian , the mid to late 60's ..Big Norm Dodge the Midwest's largest Dodge Dealer ...I attended Ole Miss ,majored in Advertising,,moved to North Louisiana in 1970 and have owned 4 radio stations, currently KRQL 94.1-FM " Really Country" and I am building another FM KWXM that should go on the air soon ....John .... Robert W.Morgan ...John R.Way down south in Dixie in WLAC,man man WOW !!! Hotty Toddy y'all .
- Bill Brown
(3/15/2013 11:59:56 AM)   Flag as inappropriate content
Any CHR-jock who is over 50 also has photographs of the station's ownership frolicking with livestock!
- Ronald T. Robinson
(3/15/2013 10:56:58 AM)   Flag as inappropriate content
There's Jock in a northern California Mkt who's been doing A.M. drive for 43 years...he's 70, working a CHR!
- W Esenbock
(3/15/2013 8:51:04 AM)   Flag as inappropriate content
Who can forget that uber-rapid-fire Landecker delivery, Americana Panorama and, of course, Boogie Check?!

Mark Morris
Aurora native

- Mark Morris
(3/15/2013 8:21:55 AM)   Flag as inappropriate content
Superjocks like John and Larry Lujack are the reason I got into radio to begin with and why I'm still in it! I remember growing up in south eastern Indiana listening to these guys on my AM radio in my 65 Chevy Impalla. What a ride!!
- Gene Kuntz

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