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Stuart McLean

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McLean on stage at the Centennial Concert Hall in Winnipeg, Manitoba
Born
Andrew Stuart McLean

(1948-04-19)April 19, 1948
Montreal West, Quebec, Canada
Died February 15, 2017(2017-02-15) (aged 68)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Cause of death melanoma
Nationality Canadian
Alma mater Sir George Williams University
Occupation radio broadcaster, writer
Years active 1974-2017
Employer CBC Radio
Notable work
The Vinyl Cafe

Andrew Stuart McLean, OC (April 19, 1948 – February 15, 2017) was a Canadian radio broadcaster, humorist, monologist, and author. He was best known as the host of the CBC Radio program The Vinyl Cafe.

He was often called as a "story-telling comic". He had written many serious stories. He was known for his voice and his ability to change his popular stories to make them different on every show.

McLean was diagnosed with melanoma in November 2015. He died on February 15, 2017 from the disease in Toronto, aged 68.

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