Lin Brehmer to many was pretty iconic ruling American airwaves with his media knowledge. Brehmer was best known as the host of the morning show on the classic rock radio station WXRT in Chicago, Illinois. Brehmer for years hosted on the station since 1983 and is undoubtedly one of the most recognizable voices in Chicago radio.
Brehmer got acquainted with many people in the media and made friends by being active in a number of humanitarian and community groups. Brehmer has published a book about the development of Chicago rock music.
Throughout his career, Lin Brehmer has received numerous honors, including induction into the Chicago Broadcast Hall of Fame, which honors the city’s most influential radio and television personalities. In recognition of his contributions to the Chicago music scene, he was also given the Chicago Music Award which to this day gladened his heart.
His recent news shocked many as it was the last thing people wanted to hear because he was truly a lost jewel.
Brehmer passed away just recently after a brief illness. He was loved and cherished by many who loved his work.