CHUM

CHUM

January 17, 2020
by Bill King

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.

Roger in the studio. Photo: Bill King
November 16, 2018
by Bill King

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.

February 7, 2018
by David Farrell

Heimrath launches Podcast Exchange with Slaight Comm backing

January 29, 2018
by FYI Staff

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.