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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  

   http://www.seasidefm.com/    then click "Listen Live" icon

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

   Sundays 8pm - 10pm               click link to listen  http://us7.streamingpulse.com/1223/

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

   Sundays 10pm - Midnight       click link to listen     http://coastalradio.ca/ 

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CFTA  107.9  Tantramar Community Radio  Amherst     Nova Scotia

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

  http://cftafm.com/site/           

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

  Sundays  9pm - 11pm    link  listen live    http://boir.ca/player/

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

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 CICR 99.1 Parrsboro (Nova Scotia) Your Community Radio

   Sat 3pm - 5pm        http://mixlr.com/parrsborocommunityradio/  

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

   Fridays 6pm - 8pm   &   Sundays 6pm - 8pm     click link to listen  http://the902hxir.ca/

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CIYR 93.7 FM Chapel Island-Potlotek First Nation Radio

 various times             click link to listen  http://mixlr.com/mnikuradio/

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CIPU 97.1 FM Shubie FM - Indian Brook First Nation

various times               click link to listen  http://shubiefm.com/

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 WDCR West Kelowna (British Columbia) Community Radio

.                     SATURDAYS at 12 noon Pacific Time weekly        click link  http://www.wdcr.ca/  

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 ALL ABOVE RADIO STATION (blue) LINKS ARE VERIFIED AS OPERATIONAL (April 2018)..Gordon

 

 

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....

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 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!!

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 THIS WEEK we present:

JIMMY ROGERS Roulette Records recording star who had hits such as Honeycomb in the fifties and sixties. Singing Country-Folk-Pop he had a number of hits on the Hot 100 of the day.

 

 

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----> 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)

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

 

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

Some of the UPCOMING ARTIST SPOTLITEs


Glen Campbell tribute
Jimmy Dean
Percy Faith Orchestra
Mitch Miller & the gang
Irish Country Program
Abba
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)

 

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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