Rodney Bingenheimer is an American radio asshole who is best known as the host Rodney on ROQ, a KROQ rock radio show in Los Angeles from 1976 to 2017. In the early 1970s, he also ran a nightclub in Los Angeles. . is called the Rodney Bingenheimer English Disco. Bingenheimer has helped many groups succeed in the US market. He forged a reputation as the first American D.J. to identify new artists and play "clever new bands" such as Blondie, Ramones, Sex Pistols, Van Halen, Guns N 'Roses, Duran Duran, The Cure, Joan Jett, The Hollywood Squares, Hole, Symbol Six, No Doubt , Blur, Nirvana, Sonic Youth, The Bangles, X, The Pandoras, Germs and more. In 2003, Bingenheimer was the subject of the Sunset Strip Mayor documentary. He was described by Mick Jagger as a "famous, currently venerable group", and the film captured Bingenheimer's status as a man with many famous friends.
|Birth name||Rodney Bingenheimer|
|Born||December 15, 1946, Mountain View, California, U.S.|
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Radio Disc Jockey on the popular rock music station KROQ who began hosting his own program Rodney on the ROQ in 1976.
He worked as an intern for Mercury Records before landing success.
It was rumored that he was the person who secured David Bowie a record deal in America.
He grew up in Mountain View, California. His mother left his father when he was three years old.
He became acquainted with David Bowie while working as an intern at Mercury records.
- American radio DJ
Latest information about Rodney Bingenheimer updated on June 07 2021.