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Bob Harris Discusses BBC with Students

Bob Harris, Trudy Harris and Professor Don Cusic

Legendary BBC announcer Bob Harris spoke to Belmont students about his career with the BBC this week. Harris hosted “The Old Grey Whistle Test” for eight years when that show introduced acts such as Elton John, Van Morrison, Wings, Queen and others to the British audience. Harris has been with the BBC for over 40 years and currently hosts “The Bob Harris Show” on BBC Radio 2, the only show featuring country music on the BBC. He offered students expertise from his incredible career in radio programming and music discovery.

 

 

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