Christopher Moore (DJ)

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Christopher Moore was a co-founder of the offshore pirate radio ship Radio Caroline, and the first voice to be heard on the air from that station. His opening words were "This is Radio Caroline on 199, your all-day music station".[1] The first song played was by The Rolling Stones. At its peak in 1967, the station had 23 million listeners, and it revolutionized radio broadcasting in the UK. In 1991 Moore was interviewed extensively in the BBC TV show A Pirate's Tale, where he described his key role in detail. Moore is a member of the Pirate Radio Hall of Fame.[2]


  1. ^ Walsh, John (18 March 2009). "The swashbuckling rock rebels of Radio Caroline". The Independent (London).
  2. ^ Pirate Radio Hall of Fame