Buck Ritchie, KAYO “Country KO” 1150 Seattle | Sometime 1964

From the Aircheck trader’s board at our co-located sister site, Radioinsight.com comes this super-old and very rare aircheck of Country station KAYO 1150 Seattle. This is a scoped recording, however, very noticable while editing this down from the original, this morning show […]

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Composite: Rick Dees, 93 KHJ Los Angeles | 1979 – 80

Courtesy of new contributor Leo Knott comes this reasonably low-fidelity recording of various Rick Dees morning shows during his time at 93 KHJ. Dees fans note that this is so tightly scoped down that there’s barely a hint of KHJ jingles, no […]

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Mike Hotaling, WQBK Albany” 103-5/103-9 The Edge” – November 2, 1997

Mike Hotaling submitted this self-airchecks, saying he just found it after all this time. One of Mike’s final shows on The Edge and it sounds really good! Hotaliing explained that the station was sold and after the sale, The Edge fire most […]

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Airchexx and Big Apple Airchecks Present: A Tribute to “Superjock” Larry Lujack

On December 18, 2013, the broadcast world and millions of devoted fans said goodbye to a man who had become a fixture in Chicago radio. Larry Lujack first became a well known DJ in Seattle, at KJR “Channel 95” (950 AM), before […]

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WKQI “Q95-5” FM Detroit | July 25, 1998

“It’s a Hotter than Hanson Weekend” Front row seats to Hanson at the Palace… tickets given away all weekend long. I think I’d rather be run over by a garbage truck, but the kids liked Hanson, like they enjoyed the Spice Girls. […]

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Rocky Robbing on WJBQ Scarborough (Portland) Maine | January 1979

Here’s an FM station that sounded lots like an AM station in the respect that the format could have been heard on AM and nobody would have known the difference. Now, I woulda thought this aircheck would just fly right along, but […]

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John Records Landecker, 89 WLS Chicago | March 12, 1974

“WLS Musicradio regrets to announce that we have no more fashionable streak-suits…” With that promo voiced by Bob Sirott, the biggest craze of 1974 is out there for all to see! Here’s brand NEW audio of John Records Landecker in the early […]

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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 […]

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D-Day Anniversary: CBS Radio Network Reports on the Allied Invasion of France – June 6, 1944

In all of world history, there was never a human conflict which caused so much death and destruction. While the actual fighting took place in Europe and in the Pacific, the war was felt all over the world. Unlike other wars, World […]

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QuickCheck: Mark Hanson, 93 KKHR Los Angeles | August, 1985

From our increasingly-reliable source at our sister site, the Aircheck Trader’s Board at www.radioinsight.com, comes this original recording of HitRadio 93 KKHR. Outside of the year, we can’t really determine the date, but perhaps it doesn’t matter. CBS really had a good […]

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Steve Clark, 1400 AM/103.3 FM WKFR “Keener 14” Battle Creek, MI| July 1968

Listening to this I had to do a double take… KEENER FOURTEEN! An apparent WKNR knockoff (or perhaps it was co-owned), WKFR in Battle Creek sounds suspiciously similar to WKNR Detroit, with similar jingles, even a jock that sounds like Steve Robbins, […]

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Gary Owens on KMPC Los Angeles | August 1, 1969 (corrected)

It’s wierd, listening to this era once again. While there is a ton of history associated with the few monster Top 40 stations of the day, such as WABC, WLS and KHJ, less is available about the more, Middle Of the Road […]

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