RADIO SHOW OF THE WEEK.
Byline: - Fred Shuster
``RODNEY ON THE ROQ''
What: Longtime local scene fixture Rodney Bingenheimer Rodney Bingenheimer (pronounced IPA: /ˈbɪŋənhaɪmɚ/), (December 15, 1946 -) born in Mountain View, California, is a renowned Hollywood personality and radio disc jockey on the well-known Los Angeles is always a step ahead on imports and musical trends from across the pond. He features interviews and music.
Where: KROQ-FM (106.7).
When: Midnight Sundays.
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Quote: ``I think the show is popular partly because of the time slot Continuously repeating interval of time or a time period in which two devices are able to interconnect. . It's on very late Sundays, and it gives people a different type of playlist. Eventually, much of the stuff I introduce ends up on KROQ during the day. This gives people an early taste.''
Off the air: Due for release early next year is ``Mayor of the Sunset Strip Mayor of the Sunset Strip is a 2003 documentary on the life of Rodney Bingenheimer directed by George Hickenlooper. It features interviews with the following:
Background: Born in San Jose and raised in Mountain View, Bingenheimer was Davy Jones' stand-in on TV's ``The Monkees.'' Actor Sal Mineo dubbed him ``the mayor of Sunset Strip.'' Bingenheimer opened his first English Disco in 1972. He started at KROQ more than 20 years ago.
Taking a stand: ``There's always so much exciting new music from the UK. I still check out the import stores all the time.''
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Rodney Bingenheimer: ``There's always so much exciting new music from the UK. I still check out the import stores all the time.''