News - exclusiv material !
Berlin, July 14th, 2020
right hand of Hans
Rosenthal, Deutschlandradio just informed that he died already
July 7th, 2020 age only 72. He run the private archive of Rosenthal.
He became popular
when he took over "Das klingende Sonntagsrätsel"
by Hans Rosenthal.
content to us ! (Nachruf von Rias Memories)
Just as we building this site we
can not overlook that a dear member of staff,one of these
VOICES OF RIAS, just now has passed away aged 76: R.I.P:
"Lord Knud" !
June 17th, 2020 / July 10th
born Knud Friedrich Martin Kuntze Lezno, Poland today, in 1944, he presented
the first ever hit parade on radio, "Schlager der Woche",
and the flagship "Evergreens agogo" on RIAS.
He was initially a bass-player in the cult band "The Lords",
the German answer to the Beatles, when in 1964 he lost a leg
at an accident. He joined the RIAS, bought the "Lord"
and kept his biting Berlin humour, his rough jokes and acidic
jabs against" those in power over there in the Communist
SED regime, which became his trademark. On his piano in Dahlem
Udo Juergens composed "Aber bitte mit Sahne", just
one of these anecdotes. Look over the rainbow, was his slogan...
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