Art Laboe Is 'SoCal Connected' With KCET And El Monte
October 28, 2014 at 3:54 AM (PT)
Pictured L to R: Cameraman John Sandoval, KCETLink Dir./Production and Development Justin Cram, Art Laboe, Reporter Nic Cha Kim
ART LABOE, a Radio and SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA Icon, will be included in the KCET EMMY and PEABODY Award-winning weekly series “SOCAL CONNECTED” in the segment, "The Dean of Radio -- ART LABOE.
LABOE jas been on the airwaves since 1943.
Reporter NIC CHA KIM profiles the DJ who was the first to play rock ‘n roll on the WEST COAST, the first to do radio dedications and the first to broadcast live from SCRIVNER’s Drive-In. The segment is based on a story from DEPARTURES and will air on WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 29th at 8p, then re-air FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31st at 8p and SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 2nd at 6:30p.
The video will be posted and stay available here.