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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 stations and is not live on any of these stations......THANKS for being a loyal listener and your support!

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

CFEP 105.9 Eastern Passage Community Radio (SeasideFM)  (EZ Listening) 

  SUNDAYS 5pm - 7pm   &   Every 2nd MONDAY  7pm-9pm  

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


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

   Sundays 8pm - 10pm               click link to listen   http://www.qccrfm.com/


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

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


CFTA  107.9  Tantramar Community Radio  Amherst     Nova Scotia

   Mondays  9pm - 11pm           click link to listen   http://cftafm.com/site/           


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

  Sundays  9pm - 11pm    link to homepage and listen live    www.boir.ca 

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


 CICR 99.1 Parrsboro (Nova Scotia) Your Community Radio

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


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

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


CIYR 93.7 FM Chapel Island-Potlotek First Nation Radio

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


CIPU 97.1 FM Shubie FM - Indian Brook First Nation

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


 WDCR West Kelowna (British Columbia) Community Radio

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



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 Radio

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 COMMUNITY RADIO STATION.....they are keeping "good" radio and  "good" music alive for you...their volunteers work hard every day so that you will hear the best that radio has to offer your community!!






  on all stations





NEXT WEEK........... TBA

COMING SOON!..... Lucille Starr / Carol Baker



----> listen to last week's program     if you missed it....just click  the link below.....enjoy the program once again

PLEASE DO NOT DOWNLOAD MORE THAN 1 week's program because it effects my ability to send the program to the radio stations that carry it weekly!!..Thanks



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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


Glen Campbell tribute(2018) (in production now)
Jimmy Dean
Mitch Miller & the gang
Irish Country Program
Answer Songs to hit songs
Stan Rogers
Marty Robbins
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
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
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
Lucille Starr
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
Olvia Newton John
Rod Steward
Elton John & John Paul Ringo and George solo careers
and more.....(send me your suggestions by email above)