In another age, CHUM Radio was godlike. Its contests brought jammed Bell phone lines and caused mayhem, its hit parade chart was practically a bible, its DJs were like demigods and its ringmaster was the legendary J. Robert Wood.
After 50 years at CHUM, 35 of those spent as anchor at one of Canada's top-rated morning shows, Roger signs-off Dec. 5. Bill King captures the essence of the man in the following interview.
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The highly-respected lion of the Canadian media industry died on Monday. He played a key role in the growth of Citytv, MuchMusic and CHUM, and co-founded Hollywood Suite. Last month he was made a Member of the Order of Canada.