Share 'Pittsburgh’s ‘platter-pushin’ papa’ DJ Porky Chedwick dies'
Mar 3, 2014
By The Associated Press
Porky Chedwick with Frank Greenlee (Courtesy Photo/Frank Greenlee)
PITTSBURGH (AP) – Disc jockey “Porky” Chedwick, who became a Pittsburgh-area institution by promoting R&B artists in the late 1940s and 1950s, has died. He was 96.
Chedwick, whose birth name was George though he informally changed it to Craig, was far better known as Porky. Chedwick…
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