Facts about Wolfman Jack USA Flag

Summary

Wolfman Jack (born as Robert Weston Smith in Brooklyn, New York, US, died in Belvidere, North Carolina, US) was a famous Entertainer from USA, who lived between January 21, 1938 and July 1, 1995. He became 57 years old.

Biography

Wolfman Jack was an American disc jockey in the 1960s and 1970s. In Del Rio (Texas) A monument dedicated to him. True to its strange appearance came wolf-like howls (here he is obviously the legendary bluesman Howlin 'Wolf for example, which inspired him to his stage name) between its with gags richly studded raucous announcements and typically rhythm and blues, jazz or soul and funk songs.

Smith began his career on the radio virginialaisella WYOU-AM radio station as Daddy Jules. When converting to Shreveport Louisiana KCIJ station, he changed its name to Big Smith. While there, he created for himself Wolfman Jack's raspy-voiced character.

In the middle of 1960's Wolfman moved to Mexico, XERF-AM station. XERF-AM and later XERB-AM's high-power transmitters allow transmissions were heard almost throughout the Southwest U.S.

Wolfman Jack returned to the U.S. station 1969 KDAY in Los Angeles. The following year he joined the U.S. Army AFRTS's (United States Armed Forces Radio and Television Service), with the co-operation, which continued until 1986. In 1972, WNBC Wolfman moved to New York.

Wolfman Jack also appeared in movies, and he had a role in George Lucas film American Graffiti.

He has published in a couple of albums, for example, in 1975, Fun & Romance (Columbia KC 33 501). Album with guest musicians are Jeff Baxter and Jim Hodder (both former members of Steely Dan), Steve Cropper, a boat Fields, Danita Jones and Clydie King.

Wolfman Jack was elected Radio Hall of Fame in 1996.

Zodiac etc.

He is born under the zodiac aquarius, who is known for Knowledge, Humanitarian, Serious, Insightful, Duplicitous. Our collection contains 5 quotes who is written / told by Wolfman.

Related authors: Steve Cropper, George Lucas

Source / external links:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wolfman_Jack

Famous quotes by Wolfman Jack (5)


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"I started out as an opportunistic renegade. By now, I've lasted long enough to become sort of an American Original Respectable Renegade"
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"Half the time I feel like I'm appealing to the downer freaks out there. We start to play one downer record after another until I begin to get down myself. Give me something from 1960 or something; let me get up again. The music of today is for downer freaks, and I'm an upper"
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"We are put on this earth to have a good time. This makes other people feel good. And the cycle continues"
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"My fake Japanese was smooth enough to earn me the title of 'The Emperor of Pleasing Graciousness' in that country"
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"A little mordida, here. A little mordida, there"


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