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Over the years, there have been many newspaper articles and website posting written about Dick. Here is a smattering of them:

Folk Shows Its Love for Dick Pleasants
Jan 11, 2011, WGBH Alumni
http://wgbhalumni.org/2011/01/11/dick-pleasants/

A Tribute to a Special Man
Jan 10, 2011, Cape Cod Acoustics
http://www.capecodacoustics.com/1/post/2011/01/a-tribute-to-a-special-man.html

Longtime Radio Host Celebrate 40 Years
Jan 6, 2011, Patriot Ledger
http://www.patriotledger.com/entertainment/x2026719765/Longtime-radio-host-celebrates-40-years

Folk Artists Pay Tribute to Radio Host Pleasants
Jan 5, 2011, Boston Herald
http://bostonherald.com/entertainment/music/music_news/2011/01/folk_artists_pay_tribute_radio_host_pleasants

He’s Got a Love of All Folk
Dec 31, 2010, Boston Globe
http://www.boston.com/ae/music/articles/2010/12/31/dick_pleasants_has_a_love_of_all_folk/

Si Kahn Liner Notes
http://sikahn.com/albums/threads/linernotes.shtml

A Pleasant(s) Evening at Sanders to Honor Boston-Area DJ
Dec 30, 2010, Acoustic Music Scene
http://acousticmusicscene.com/2010/12/30/a-pleasants-evening-at-sanders-to-honor-boston-area-dj/

South Shore Folk Music Club – post by Garnet Rogers
https://www.facebook.com/southshorefolkmusicclub/posts/460534483987151

A Shout Out to Dick Pleasants on my guitar case:- by Christine Lavin
http://www.christinelavin.com/index.php?page=imgallery&category=02–Press_Photos&display=1836

BACHA (Boston Area Coffeehouse Association) honors Dick Pleasants for his many years of radio work at WGBH and WUMB, and his work with SAMW and other projects related to folk music.
BACHA Website 2004
http://www.bostoncoffeehouses.org/JerryChristenAward/JerryChristenAward.html

Best of Boston: Best DJ – Dick Pleasants, WGBH
Boston Magazine 1989
“Great taste, smooth pipes, big ears. His “Folk Heritage” show on weekends is like spending the afternoon with an old friend and a great record collection.”
http://www.bostonmagazine.com/best-of-boston/1989/dick-pleasants-wgbh/

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