The Jorge Rodriguez Show (December 24, 2010)

Jorge Rodriguez, and “Boca” Britany Somers have Christmas Eve day off, so Boca presents a clip show. “Relive memories of The Neil Rogers Show. Neil’s WINZ show from April 1987, rare tracks from ZETA-4, favorite comedy bits, calls, and more. Happy Holidays from Jorge and Boca!” (Description from Neil passed away a couple of hours before this show was streamed. Thanks for the Memories!!

More: South Florida radio legend Neil Rogers dies

The Jorge Rodriguez Show (December 22, 2010)

Jorge Rodriguez, and “Boca” Britany Somers, live on SoFloRadio, along with Monica. As the Neil vigil continues, they have a very special guest Craig Worthing, and Steve Kane. Craig tells us about his history in radio, and his time with Neil. Jorge was trained by Nick Lawrence (who is on the phone later in the show) working on the Steve Kane show. Steve talks about his time with Neil at WNWS, and WIOD, the “radio wars”, and the evolution of WFTL. In the big 2 to 3 hour Joe Castello, and Alan Michaels.

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The Jorge Rodriguez Show (December 20, 2010)

The Jorge Rodriguez Show with “Boca” Britany Somers, and Monica on SoFloRadio. More of the on going Neil Vigil/Tribute. Today’s guests are Chuck Meyer, Phil Hendrie, and the band Chamber of Dreams. The topics include The Bird, Gary Bruce’s food ban in the studios at WIOD, what happens to demo tapes sent to PD’s, and Jorge’s first time working with Uncle Neil. Chuck Meyers talks about his time at IOD, and after he left. He recounts how Neil responded to Hurricane Andrew. Phil Hendrie calls Neil the “greatest broadcaster I ever met”. They talk about the famous SOB calls, how it was to work with Neil, and much more.

The Jorge Rodriguez Show (December 15, 2010)

The Jorge Rodriguez Show with “Boca” Britany Somers, Monica, and special guest Suds Coleman live on So Flo Radio. Good behind the scenes stories about Phil Hendrie (29:00), the bridgetender bit (40:21), and more. Suds reminisces about Sarasota radio. Some of the old regular callers, Jorge is building a list of radio people that he wants as guests, and they are taking requests for old bits. Boca is looking for non WQAM audio of Neil to play. Suds thinks they should reenact parts of QAM shows.

The Jorge Rodriguez Show (December 13, 2010)

The Jorge Rodriguez Show with “Boca” Britany Somers, and Monica on SoFloRadio, live from Hollywood. They are holding a vigil for the gravely ill Neil Rogers. Jorge talks about his relationship with Neil, both on and off the air. Updates about Neil’s health. Joe Castello joins them going down memory lane. Many great bits are played. The 2 to 3 hour features local band, Known As Major.


Sun-Sentinel articles about Neil’s health:

Neil Rogers’ heart surgery moved to Tuesday

Neil Rogers surgery off, moved to hospice care

Neil Rogers health failing, lawyer says