Tag Archives: WSRQ Radio

Remembering Sports Broadcaster Sandy Deetz

2 sports reports by Sandy Deetz in the late 70’s on NY television. Sandy also worked as a radio talk show host on WIBQ, now WSRQ in 2004-05 in Sarasota, FL where I worked for several years. She was one of the very few women sports reporters in television in the 1970’s. Sadly, she passed away April 4, 2016 at 74.





Tribute to Jazz Great Kenny Soderblom

An interview with jazz great Kenny Soderblom who passed away in 2019. He talks about his career in jazz, as a musician contractor for such legends as Tony Bennett and Nancy Wilson and working on thousands of commercials. Originally aired WIBQ, now WSRQ radio in Sarasota, FL in 2005.






Joe Garagiola Interview with Doug Miles WSRQ Radio 2008

As the major league baseball season gets underway, a look back at one of the great broadcasters of the game, Joe Garagiola. This interview is from 2008.





“Talk Across America” Tribute to Hall of Fame Sportscaster Dick Enberg

In this archived episode of “Talk Across America” Doug Miles talks with Hall of Fame broadcaster Dick Enberg as aired WIBQ, now WSRQ radio in Sarasota, FL 2006. Sen. Bob Smith (NH) is also heard as an in studio guest.





Remembering comedian and comedy writer Bill Dana

Bill Dana who was best known for his “Jose Jiminez” character on televison, was also a talented comedy writer who wrote the classic “All in the Family” episode with Sammy Davis Jr. kissing Archie Bunker. He passed away at age 92 this weekend. I had the chance to talk with Bill several years ago on WSRQ radio which is posted below.


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Big Band Files Classic with guest singer Steve March Torme