Radio Broadcaster, Writer, Academic: The Diamond was a Boss Jock & rocknroll DJ at some Americas biggest radio stations.

dave_diamond

The Diamond: Break On Through

(13)
May 7, 2014 • Audio, Blog, Friends, History

Dave Diamond passed on Monday afternoon. He was peaceful at home. Our thoughts are with his friends and family. Diamond meant a lot to many people, changed lives, and instilled a sense of good vibes rocknroll in everyone he touched. He will be missed, but his spirit lives on. Break on through, Diamond, break on through. Diamond’s Laws… Read More ›

Blog »

The Los Angeles Daily News Remembers Dave Diamond

(0) la_daily_news_diamond

The Los Angeles Daily News has written a nice memory of Diamond. Link Deaths of Dave Diamond, Bill Scott add to airwaves’ loss By Richard Wagoner, LA Daily News POSTED: 05/14/14, 9:49 AM PDT | It seems I am writing too many obituaries lately. Just after the news of the loss of veteran newsman Lee Marshall (the voice… Read More ›

Books »

The Troubleshooter: Trouble in the Black Hills Now in the Amazon Kindle Store

(1) the_trouble_shooter_cover

Greetings, friends, fans, and colleagues of the Diamond! We’re excited to announce that Diamond has completed his first fiction novel in several years, The Troubleshooter: Trouble in the Black Hills! Here’s a blurb: Dave Diamond returns to form with this classic western series The Troubleshooter. Starring Slim Winner, Trouble in the Black Hills, is an action-packed… Read More ›

Updates »

Radio and Records Magazine Remembers Dave Diamond

(0) r_and_r_diamond

Radio and Records wrote a nice memory of Diamond’s career. Link  Dave Diamond Passes   By RBR-TVBR on May, 9 2014;  Word has been received that Dave Diamond, one of rock radio’s earliest stars, died recently in Spearfish, South Dakota. Diamond was born and raised in Howard, South Dakota.  After graduation, he attended Louisiana State University and graduated with… Read More ›

Radio »

Video: Dave Diamond Final Hour on KBLA | 6 / 16 / 67

(0) dave_diamond_kbla

A great DJ, Dave Diamond, hosted the final trip to the” Diamond Mine” on KBLA radio 1500 in Burbank. Via tvfats

Airchecks »

Video: Dave Diamond | The Diamond Mine Poetry

(0) dave_diamond_poetry

Dave reads surreal poetry sent by a listener to his radio show The Diamond Mine. Dave was booking the Doors for $100 a night when Glen Buxton (RIP my old friend) of The Nazz were the opening act. How’s that squirt gun working out for you up there, Via TheStaticAttic

Audio »

The Diamond: Break On Through

(13) dave_diamond

Dave Diamond passed on Monday afternoon. He was peaceful at home. Our thoughts are with his friends and family. Diamond meant a lot to many people, changed lives, and instilled a sense of good vibes rocknroll in everyone he touched. He will be missed, but his spirit lives on. Break on through, Diamond, break on through. Diamond’s Laws… Read More ›

Pictures »

Dave Diamond Pictures

(0) diamondstreetscenesposter2

Diamond’s pictures now live on their own page. If you have or know of any pictures of Dave Diamond, please visit the contact page.   And, if you have any stories of memories about The Diamond, you can share them here.

Academics »

BHSU: Faculty and Staff Transform Lives

(0) bhsu_faculty

Black Hills State University discuss the school’s great faculty. Link BHSU faculty and staff transform lives Black Hills State University faculty and staff are transforming lives and making headlines. Steve Babbitt, professor of photography, and BHSU graduate Matt Kapust had several of their photographs featured in a recent issue of High Country News. The photographs accompanied… Read More ›

Friends »

BHSU Retired Professor Dave Diamond Creates Scholarship

(0) bhsu_diamond_scholarship

Black Hills State University announces Diamond’s scholarship. Link BHSU retired professor creates scholarship David Diamond, a retired BHSU mass communications professor, has created a scholarship to honor outstanding students who demonstrate exemplary talents in the University’s media programs while pursuing a degree at BHSU. Diamond, who has agreed to bequeath $25,000 through his estate plan, will… Read More ›

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 31 other followers

Community

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 31 other followers