Pat O’Neill’s Blog


It was a dark and stormy night.  I had been asleep for several hours, but woke up to this on the radio, and it was both frightening and fascinating:  . To mark the 70 years since “D-Day,” Norman

In Awe of Linda

Linda Ronstadt wasn’t able to attend the ceremony welcoming her to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame because her situation with Parkinson’s has made travel a hassle. She says awards don’t mean much to her, the

In Awe of Wonder

Stevie Wonder sang at the Grammy Awards last month, but I couldn’t stop watching the other musicians on stage that were awed by his presence.  In 1988, I attended a radio broadcasting convention in Dallas.  One event

The Day I Worked

I’m writing this before 4:00 in the morning, and since it will appear on the website of my employer I suppose it’s “work,” but I’m lucky to love radio broadcasting so I rarely feel like I work.