Monmouth/Ocean NJ

The Radio Greats Weekend on WWZY “The Breeze” Monmouth NJ Part 1: Herb Oscar Anderson | July 2007

Date of Recording: 07.xx.2007 Station: 107.1 WWZY Monmouth, New Jersey, USA Format: Oldies Featured Air Personality: Herb Oscar Anderson (WMCA/WABC/WCBS-FM/WWZY/WOSN) Comments: Shortly after WCBS-FM brought back the Oldies format to New York City, WWZY, “The Breeze” in Monmouth NJ celebrated the careers of some legendary personalities from New York and New Jersey. Kicking off the program was a man known and loved by many from his days in the 60s at 77 WABC. Herb Oscar Anderson was first at 9:00 on this particular Saturday Morning. HOA shared his memories of WABC, Paisades Park and other landmarks, and had as his guests, Dan Ingram (via telephone), Bob Shannon and Joe McCoy. His producer: WWZY Program Director Mike Fitzgerald. HOA was an accomplished musician and sang his theme ...

The Radio Greats Reunion on WWZY “The Breeze” Monmouth NJ Part 3: Randy Davis and friends | July 2007

The afternoon drive on Saturday of this particular weekend was hosted by former WHN, WYNY and WCBS-FM personality Randy Davis. This show was more music intensive, so scoped down it runs about 30 minutes. You’ll hear interviews with a number of people, including Bobby Jay (WWRL, WCBS-FM,

The Radio Greats Reunion, 107.1 WWZY “The Breeze” Monmouth NJ Part 2: Bob Shannon | July 2007

(Updated 6/8/14)While this is about WWZY “The Breeze”, we’re going to confuse you a bit in the description to provide you with a bit more background info. Bob Shannon (Don Bombard) has a long radio career that began in 1965 in upstate New York (state). From 1967-1977, Shannon worked in the Syracuse market at WNDR and WOLF before moving briefly to Pittsburgh as a jock on the legendary WKTQ (13Q)! In 1981, Shannon got the call to NYC, first, at WYNY (then at 97.1 as an AC station), and later that year to CBS-FM. Until this time he was known by his real name, Don Bombard, but because CBS-FM already had another ‘Don’ – Don K. Reed, then-PD Joe McCoy changed his air name to Bob Shannon. Bob Shannon became ill and was officialy on ‘medical leave’ f...

QuickChexx: The Mike & Michelle Morning Show on WBBO B98-5 Monmouth/Ocean NJ | 1998

Emailed to us a couple of weeks ago by “The Doctor” Michael Lynn was this short aircheck he said he found in a dusty box at home. Mike writes, Monmouth-Ocean County….CHR…1998..”Mike and Michelle”…We were the first Morning Show when the station flipped. First book we went to #1. Gotta love it when that happens 🙂 We thank Mike for the aircheck and invite others to share… got one in the closet? Drop an email with an mp3 attachment and we’ll put you on!