Free-Form DJ Doc, I Am What I Play, to Run at CMW

I Am What I Play, Roger King’s documentary about four DJs from the free-form days of rock radio, will be premiered in Boston. Its next stop will be at Canadian Music Week for a Canadian premiere on May 8.

I’ve seen it and it’s very good. Anyone who remembers names like David Marsden (the guy who hired me at CFNY), Meg Griffin (WNEW/New York), Charles Laquidara (WBCN/Boston) and Pat O’Day (KJR/Seattle). Here’s a trailer. Buy tickets here.

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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