Who can forget Russ Kane and his little blue plane waking up London? ‘Russ-Boy’ as Chris Tarrant affectionately called him, was the morning voice of Capital FM’s ‘Flying Eye’ traffic-spotter plane for 20 years, as part of the behemoth Chris Tarrant Breakfast show. It was the most listened-to commercial radio show in the world, with an audience in excess of 4 million.
However, life was not without tragedy for the on-air joker – whose wife died from cancer when their twins were just 5-years-old – making him rethink his life.
Russ has kept his hand in on air – joining BBC Radio London where his weekly, news reviews have earned a loyal following and on TalkRadio, where his Midweek Music Review is a much-anticipated highlight of Paul Ross’ Breakfast Show.
He’s also had a great career in advertising, owned a music management company, has just written a novel and has been performing his hit comedy show: ‘Kaned Laughter’ on both sides of the Atlantic.
Listen to episode 55 with Russ Kane for free on any of these platforms:
1.) iTunes: apple.co/2mQQS3G
2.) Stitcher: bit.ly/stitbitw
3.) Google play: http://bit.ly/gglbitw
4.) Online: http://www.britsinthewood.com/listen
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