Mission of Burma
The Cars
John Lincoln Wright and the Sour Mash Boys
Donna Summer
Arthur Fiedler
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Bonne Raitt
Chick Corea
James Taylor
The J. Geils Band
Tom Rush

To preserve, honor and showcase New England’s musical heritage.

Ken Shelton

As one of WBCN’s cornerstone talents, who would be part of the legendary daytime triumvirate including Charles Laquidara and Mark Parenteau, Ken Shelton made the midday shift his home for well over a decade. Growing up in Brooklyn, he loved the rock and roll music of Elvis Presley and then embraced the counterculture, hanging out in the Village and seeing The Fugs and The Blues Project as well as The Band at the Fillmore. Shelton graduated from college with a Bachelor’s in Speech and Theater, ostensibly for a career in television. “It was 1969; Vietnam was still going on, so…

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