Jim Nayder Dies; Former WBEZ PD Hosted 'Annoying Music Show'
June 28, 2013 at 4:32 PM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of former CHICAGO PUBLIC MEDIA noncommercial News-Talk WBEZ/CHICAGO PD and host of "THE ANNOYING MUSIC SHOW" JIM NAYDER, who was found dead in his apartment this morning at 59, according to the CHICAGO TRIBUNE. Daughter BLAIR BOTTI told the TRIBUNE's CHRISTOPHER BORRELLI that NAYDER had a history of alcoholism; a cause of death was not immediately released.
NAYDER hosted "THE ANNOYING MUSIC SHOW" feature on WBEZ since 1995 and nationally since 1997; he also hosted the drug and alcohol addiction interview show "MAGNIFICENT OBSESSION" on WBEZ and was a regular guest on NPR's "WEEKEND EDITION SATURDAY" with SCOTT SIMON.