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RIP legendary Philly boss jock, WFIL’s Dave “The Rave” Parks

WFIL Boss Jocks | Dave Parks on the right | Photo via http://www.broadcastpioneers.com/famous56.html
WFIL Boss Jocks | Dave Parks on the right | Photo via http://www.broadcastpioneers.com/famous56.html

One of the great “Boss Jock” DJ’s from back in the early days of AM radio in Philadelphia at WFIL has passed away. According to All Access, a music industry web site, Parks passed away on Monday, August 24th after an illness. Dave “The Rave” Parks was one of the original DJ’s in the lineup that launched when WFIL flipped to a Top 40 format in 1966. Continue reading →