"I will always remember Iggy throwing up on me."

On May 2, Vin Scelsa -- a pioneer of free-form radio, a warm and wise voice on New York's airwaves and a hero to a generation of DJs through his stints on WFMU, WNEW, WXRK and most recently WFUV and SiriusXM -- will air the last installment of his decades-long show, Idiot's Delight, on WFUV. Scelsa, 67, shares some parting thoughts on his nearly 50-year-long career.


Subscribe to billboard biz to continue reading this article and thousands more.

Billboard.biz subscribers get:
  • 24/7 coverage of every genre and sector of the business with over 150 exclusive charts
  • Bulletin: Breaking stories, chart info and analysis sent directly to your inbox every weekday
  • Billboard Magazine iPad Edition: An enhanced version of the magazine with video, photo galleries and playable charts
  • Archives: A rich history of Billboard.biz articles and exclusive charts

Join now or Log In