Joe Martelle Surfaces
October 17, 2005 at 6:54 AM (PT)
Whatever happened to former WEAT (SUNNY 104.3)/W. PALM BEACH morning man JOE MARTELLE who lost his voice, and his wife KIM, who was battling cancer? They are living in GRAND JUNCTION, CO, where both are recovering nicely. PALM BEACH POST Entertainment Editor THOM SMITH just did a story on MARTELLE, which you can read by clicking here.
And, MARTELLE has been busy on the keyboards, writing a book about this 40 years in radio, with the working title "Radio Pro". There is also a section on including broadcastings' earliest personalities from the 30's and 40's, like ARTHUR GODFREY, Don McNEILL (the Breakfast Club), ART LINKLETTER, to the radio greats of the 50's, 60's, 70's and up to the present, ALAN FREED, WILLIAM B. WILLIAMS, PETER TRIPP, JOE O'BRIEN, COUSIN BRUCIE, JIM LOWE, BRUCE BRADLEY, JIM LANG, RICK DEES and more. If you have names you like to see in the book reach out to JOE at firstname.lastname@example.org.