Giel Beelen has retired at 3FM
Giel Beelen has Sunday night his last hours presented for 3FM. The dj took over after almost twenty years, retired from the radio station where he, according to his own words, ” so much fun has to be polite.
Beelen founded after the end of his program will On Stage the word to the listener. He did that live from the music venue Rotown in Rotterdam during the release party of the new album Colussus of Triggerfinger.
“This is the last time that I stage, suit, the last time that I present on 3FM and the last time I was on stage stand, eponymous to the title of my last program where I, just like many other programs, as much as I enjoy polite,” said Beelen in the final minutes of his show.
The Dutch Public Broadcasting (NPO) made his departure last week, at the same time, with the new programming which he does not appear. His contract with BNN-VARA is terminated.
Beelen called the ochtendshow, that for years he presented, and where he is at the end of last year already stopped, the “grande finale” at 3FM radio. Also named the dj Serious Request as a paragon for his radiocarrière at 3FM radio. At the same time stressed Mother at the station so many things to have experienced, that which is actually “too many to mention”.
The transmitter felt according to Beelen as a family, which is an important part in is going to take his life. Despite his departure, feels the 40-year-old dj is not too old for the radio. “The opposite is true, the love for radio and I hope that 3FM in the coming time is going to do what they are meant for.”
Mother thanked him, finally, his employer, employees, and listeners. “I would actually, personally want to say ‘thank you’. I know that sometimes I best a strange’ve been, and that some people thought: ‘what should you do with that man’, but it was always out of love for the radio.”
About his own future, he still said nothing, but Beelen left Sunday night to know that he is not a farewell had to take of the listeners.
Background: The most notable moments from the career of Giel Beelen