Chronicling the History of Black Radio in Birmingham since the mid 1930's. Check back often as we digitize more of the collection and make it available online.

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David Shears, Oral History

David Shears 2 min.mp3

David Shears discussing the staff of WBCO and their programming in the 1950s.

David Shears

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Black and white bust length portrait of David Shears, smiling.

David Shears, Oral History Transcript


David Shears describes his start playing music on the radio at WBCO.