Join Polka & Broadcast Hall of Famer, Keith Stras for a very special tribute to John Furmaniak on Monday, January 17, 2022. Foo, as many called him, played accordion since the age of 10 and formed the Dial-a-Tones in 1971. Over the next 50 years performed with many bands like the Windy City Brass, Music Explosion, Marion Lush and the White Eagles, One More Tyme, Stas Bulanda’s APB & Dyno Chicago, and New Phaze, just to name a few. John passed away on January 3, 2022.
During this broadcast, several of John’s fellow musicians, friends & family will share their memories with our Jammer listeners. Keith Stras traces John’s musical career as only he can do. Be sure you join us beginning at 6 PM ET (5 PM CT) this Monday, January 17th, heard exclusively on the Polka Jammer Network.