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Dick Ellingson

80+ and loving it

About Me

After about twenty years in radio, I finally got a job with a future, driving transit buses and streetcars in Seattle. Now I live with my dogs in Miles City, Montana. What's the next adventure???

My House Concert Story

In 1988, when I worked at Big Band/Nostalgia radio station KLFF in Phoenix, we brought Les and Larry Elgart to town for a dance. It was a real blast! I had been a fan of theirs since my teens in the fifties. They were friendly guys and the music was sensational!!

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