About Brian Beirne
Brian Beirne, “Mr. Rock N’ Roll” was recently honored after 5 decades on the air for his 29 years at Oldies Radio KRTH 101 in Los Angeles, which represented the longest continuous stint in FM radio history. He is second all time in Los Angeles radio history for longevity at one station.
Brian has worked as news director, TV weatherman, and TV entertainment reporter, which won him the LA Press Club Award for the best entertainment reporting. Beirne has been nominated for Oldies Personality of the Year by Radio and Records. He has been Billboard Magazines Newscaster of the Year and has also won two additional Billboard awards for music specials, which he wrote, voiced and produced. Brian had a long running weekly oldies radio show in Tokyo and Nagoya Japan. In addition to his daily radio show Brian has been the voice of several national radio spots as well as the voiceover host of “The Beach Boys Summer Beach Party” TV Show. Beirne wrote and hosted “New Gold on CD” a syndicated radio show for Westwood One as well as writing for Dick Clark’s “Rock, Roll & Remember” radio show. He has been the voice of airline in-flight programming “Sounds of the 50’s” & “Sounds of the 60’s”. He hosts various charity events in the Southern California area.
In 1991 Brian Beirne was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Beirne has one of the most familiar voices on the airwaves and is considered to be one of the foremost modern music historians in America. He has been the host and producer of the long running “Legends of Rock N’ Roll Concert Series” at The Greek Theatre in Los Angeles and has also booked, produced and hosted concerts and events such as:
- THE GREEK THEATRE, Los Angeles, 12 Years
- UNIVERSAL AMPHITHEATRE, Burbank, CA 10 Years
- PACIFIC AMPHITHEATRE, Costa Mesa, CA
- THE NUGGET, Reno, NV
- THE AUTO SHOW, Detroit, MI
- KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS CONVENTION, 2 years
- ORANGE COUNTY FAIR, Costa Mesa, CA
- CITY OF GLENDALE CRUISE NIGHT, CA 3 Years
- MORNINGSIDE CC, Rancho Mirage, CA
- FREMONT STREET EXPERIENCE, Las Vegas, NV 6 Years
- KNOTTS BERRY FARM, CA
- DISNEYLAND, ANAHEIM, CA
- ED DISTRICT, Prescott Valley, AZ
- NEW YEARS LIVE ON PINE SQUARE LONG BEACH, CA
- WORLD CUP LEGACY TOUR, Santa Monica, CA
- MUSIC FESTIVAL IN THE PARK, North Hollywood, CA
- STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL, Ventura, CA
- EAST LOS ANGELES COLLEGE, CA
- UNIVERSAL STUDIOS, Burbank, CA
- HARRAHS, Reno, NV
- USC FOOTBALL
- NOTRE DAME COLLEGE FOOTBALL
- TASTE OF ORANGE COUNTY, Irvine CA 6 years
- SHADOW HILLS COUNTRY CLUB, Indio, CA
Brian continues to produce concerts around the country for private and corporate parties as well as large venues.