Jack Scott, 66 WNBC “Time Machine” | April 18, 1988 – Pt. 2

More Jack Scott, Instant Requests, transit & traffic reports, NBC News and the Classic Hits of the 60s on WNBC! This was recorded between 11:05-1148am on 4/18/88.

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Jack Scott, 66 WNBC “Time Machine” | April 17, 1988 – Part 1

Here’s another in our series of WNBC “Time Machine” airchecks. Jack Scott was another of the Weekend Time Machine jocks, one who stayed nearly till the end of WNBC’s run as a radio station. The Time Machine was all 1960s, and given […]

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Bob Raleigh Jr., 1580 WPGC Morningside MD | Undated

Here’s two minutes of Bob Raleigh Jr. on WPGC. There are just two quick breaks here, and we really don’t get a feel for the real tempo of the station since this is an ‘oldies’ segment done at 11AM daily. I can’t […]

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“Tiger” Bob Raleigh, 1580 WPGC Morningside (MD) | August 30, 1966

Courtesy of Contributor Frank Davis, here’s a rare recording of Tiger Bob Raleigh during the ‘Good Guys Radio’ era at WPGC. This station was an AM / FM simulcast even in the ’60s, and there’s even a promo about two thirds of […]

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1580 WPGC Morningside MD | 1960s Undated

Here’s something interesting that came in on a tape labelled simply “DC Radio, ETC..” This is a very high quality recording of the old 1580 WPGC / 95.5 Simulcast from sometime in the mid-1960s. This is really too short to extract much […]

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Murray The K, 102.3 WHFS Bethesda MD | 1971

In one of the best FM recordings in terms of quality we’ve ever received from 1971, here’s morning man Murray Kaufman (aka Murray the K) on the old WHFS 102.3. Interesting thing about this station, it was the first station to broadcast […]

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Wolfman Jack, 1090 XERB Rosarito, Baja California | 1967

Born Robert Weston Smith, “Wolfman Jack” (or just “The Wolfman”) was perhaps best known for his exciting broadcasts in the 1960s at XERF Ciudad Acuña, Mexico, beginning in 1963. That was his first taste of Mexican radio and after a few months […]

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Wolfman Jack, 66 WNBC New York //First Show | August, 1973

Making one of those rare memorable appearances where you actually hear the Wolfman say the station call letters, here’s the late, great Wolfman Jack, allegedly on his first show at WNBC New York! By this time in Wolfman’s career, he was in […]

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Composite, WXLO 99X New York | December, 1974

“…99X, WXLO New York, Giving Away 1974!…” Walt Baby Love has always been one of our favorites and this end-of-year ‘check of the old WXLO doesn’t disappoint! Neither does Big Ron O’Brien, who follows Walt… This is the “Q” format perfected for […]

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Syd, 92.9 WMFS “93X” Memphis | October 10, 2005

In October of 2005, as your webmaster was preparing to leave Memphis (the first time), I wanted to record a snapshot of the market as it was at that time. It’s also nice knowing the people who you record :). Syd, as […]

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Kay Manley, WSRR 98.1 “The Cat” Memphis | September 28, 2004

Here’s one donated to the site way back in 2004 but just now posting. Contributor Kay Manley (WRVR, WSRR, WGKX) is featured here on her live afternoon show. The “Rockin’ Hits” ™ format was invented by Rich ‘Brother’ Robbin while in Nashville, […]

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Charles Allen, 56 WHBQ Memphis News | 1967

Looking back, for all the history that goes with WHBQ including the launch of Elvis’ career, the station that got Rick Dees noticed, etc., there’s really very little in the way of recorded audio left for us history buffs. Especially the 1960s. […]

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