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My program is recorded weekly in my own home-studio with the finest of broadcast equipment (picture below) and is presented at varying times by your community minded radio stations and is not live on any of these stations......THANKS for being a loyal listener and TO EMAIL THE PROGRAM DIRECTLY USE THE email address below in blue...


> Times in ATLANTIC TIME - links to stations in BLUE <

CFEP 105.9 Eastern Passage Community Radio (SeasideFM)  (their good music?)

  SUNDAYS 6pm - 8pm   &   Every 2nd MONDAY  8pm-10pm    then click "Listen Live" icon


CJQC 99.3 Queens County Community Radio  (QCCR) Liverpool Nova Scotia

   Sundays 8pm - 10pm               click link to listen


CKOA 88.7 Glace Bay Community Radio (Home of the VIPs) Nova Scotia

   Sundays 10pm - Midnight       click link to listen 


CFTA  107.9  Tantramar Community Radio  Amherst     Nova Scotia

   Sundays  7pm - 9pm and  Mondays 9pm - 11pm       click link to listen           


 CKVB 100.1 Bay Of Islands Community Radio in Corner Brook  Newfoundland.

  Sundays  9pm - 11pm    link  listen live

 (Newfoundland Time is 1/2 hour ahead of Atlantic Time)


 CICR 99.1 Parrsboro (Nova Scotia) Your Community Radio

   Sat 3pm - 5pm  


 The 902~HXIR     Halifax Internet Radio (7x24 Commercial Free) 

   Fridays 6pm - 8pm   &   Sundays 6pm - 8pm     click link to listen


CIYR 93.7 FM Chapel Island-Potlotek First Nation Radio

 various times             click link to listen


CIPU 97.1 FM Shubie FM - Indian Brook First Nation

various times               click link to listen


 WDCR West Kelowna (British Columbia) Community Radio

.                     SATURDAYS at 12 noon Pacific Time weekly        click link  





The Look For A Star studio in Gordon Heffler's home (photo by Robert Cooke) (captions by Jim Smith)

Program Provided on a volunteer basis to Community-minded FM Radio Stations


 The weekly two hour program features a star artist - music genre -year or decade - or period in music with biographic information and focuses on the period in music from the 1940's 50's 60's 70's mostly....


 PLEASE SUPPORT YOUR HOMETOWN  FM RADIO STATION....   they are keeping "good" radio and  "good" music alive for you...they work hard every day so that you will hear the best that radio has to offer your community!!


 THIS WEEK we present:

WEEK ONE OF OUR CHRISTMAS MONTH OF MUSIC (mostly Classic Christmas music week one)


Next week - Dec 8th and 9th...PLEASE NOTE  I will feature a 2 hour Sentimental Journey Christmas program hosted by Loran Fevens from our archives of Loran's programs. Loran is retired and under care in Southwestern Nova Scotia for continuing Alzheizers.  Send him a Christmas Card and well-wish at The Meadows guest home, 339 Pleasand Street, Yarmouth Nova Scotia  attention Loran Fevens.


The program is the last Christmas that Loran would present Sentimental Journey and that was Dec 2017.At the time he did not know it would be his last Christmas program.




----> listen to last week's program     if you missed it....just click  the link below.....enjoy the program once again (available for one week after the on-air date)

PLEASE DO NOT DOWNLOAD MORE THAN 1 week's program ..Thanks

 (click the blue link below to listen)



--->PLEASE take the time to EMAIL me comments or requests to the program and all emails will be replied to:

Opening theme song: LOOK FOR A STAR - Billy Vaughn and TELSTAR / MAGIC STAR by Billy Vaughn
............above pictures captioned by Jim Smith


Glen Campbell tribute
Jimmy Dean
Percy Faith Orchestra
Mitch Miller & the gang
Irish Country Program
The Seekers re-visited
Stan Rogers
Stompin Tom Connors
Sonny & Cher
Nana Mouskori & Vera Lynn
Kenny Rogers and Waylon Jennings
Top 300 hits of 1950 to 1959
FOLK ARTISTS of the 60's
Henry Mancini & Percy Faith
Lawrence Welk and the Lenon Sisters
Four Aces
ELO-Tom Petty-Travelling Willburys together
Johnnie Ray and Frankie Laine and Jackie Wilson together
Karen Carpenter (The Carpenters)
Perry Como
Bing Crosby
The BRILL Building Music (100 songs from The Brill Building)
Artists who appeared on Dick Clark's American Bandstand
Ray Charles & Conway Twitty together
Johnny Cash
Neil Sedaka
Peter Paul & Mary
Bobby Bare & Jim Reeves
Rod Steward & Laura Brannigan together
Frank Mills & Richard Clayderman together
Tina Turner & Donna Summer
The Halifax Three folk group (Denny Doherty member)
The Shirells and the Chordettes
Craig Douglas & ?
Nancy Sinatra & Nancy Griffith
Dean Martin
Elton John & John Paul Ringo and George solo careers
and more.....(send me your suggestions by email above)

Loran Fevens


Every so often we will  present our special feature on Look For A Star called Tribute to Loren Feven's Sentimental Journey Program from the past which will play one of Loran Feven's 2 hour archived programs from the summer of 2018. Pic here of Loran before he retired due to health reasons.................


When I last visited Loran in Yarmouth he was in good spirits and as always, the perfect mild mannered gentleman. He has challenges ahead of him health-wise but is ready to face them and he has a great positve attitute and I assured him that we will keep his music alive regulary on my programs as much as is possible, Loran Thanks all his loyal listers for their years of loyalty and the many letters over the years. Loran is now residing in a facility in Bridgetown in the Annapolis Valley of Nova Scotia....../Gordon