BILL BLACK’S CLASSIC COUNTRY SATURDAY 8.00PM
A country music aficionado, Bill is a very talented and experienced broadcaster in fact a lot of listeners will remember Bill’s Classical Country programme which went out on DCR97.4FM until an illness stopped him broadcasting for a while .
We are proud to announce that Bill is now back broadcasting on Dunoon Community Radio back on his original Saturday night slot joining Sunday country presenter Stewart Fenwick bringing to our listeners what surely is one of the finest most experienced line up of Country Music Producer/ Presenters
Bill has presented Country music radio shows for the last 42 years in West Central Scotland. He became the very first Country music broadcaster in Scotland when he began a weekly show on Radio Clyde just after the station went on the air on Hogmanay 1973. Since then Bill has become something of an institution having broadcast on Radio Clyde ‘261’ and Clyde 2 AM, 105.2 Saga FM and also 105.2 Smooth Radio.
Bill’s musical knowledge not only spans many years but over these years, Bill has interviewed many Country legends including Johnny Cash, Dolly Parton, Kris Kristofferson, Tammy Wynette, Marty Robbins and Billie Jo Spears. He has won many accolades and awards in this time including the prestigious International Country Music Broadcaster Award from The Country Music Association in Nashville – the home of Country Music .