THE BEAT GOES ON

Some people think radio is dead. Some people say it’s just been turned over ... to Elton John. To those of us here in Detroit who thrive on the AM lifeblood of Windsor-based CKLW, perhaps North America’s greatest radio station, Elton’s two hour stint as EJ the DJ was a snore in the middle of an afternoon of programming that does not usually put one to sleep.

February 1, 1975
Georgia Christgau

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