“Catfish” Tom Kelly, 99.1 WQIK Jacksonville | September 18, 1996

Here’s an almost perfect scope of The Hit Kicker during a late-Summer weekend. The year is 1996, although on the tape provided it says 1994… but your webmaster was doing Country radio in 1996 and played the same currents at KOUL Corpus […]

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Bob Case, Afternoon Drive, KUBE Seattle | July 1992

I’m Al Voss. Here in Ventura County, about 45 miles north of L.A., we get a taste of small market and large. I’ve collected quite a few stations over the years. I got your address from (a) friend, and thought you might […]

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Audrey Constant, 106.7 WMJX Boston | March 21, 1998

Date of Recording: 03.21.1998 Station: 106.7 WMJX Boston, Massachusetts, USA Format: Soft Adult Contemporary Featured Air Personality: Audrey Constant Contributor: Anonymous Airchexx Entry: 1,492 Comments: Not much to say about this just over 5 minute scope. Apparently recorded by someone putting a […]

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Pittsburgh FMs – A tale of Contrasts | 1980s

More proof that FM radio in the 80s was unique and alive… here’s a look at two Pittsburgh FM stations – no two stations could be more different than these, WAMO 106.7 (Urban) and 100.7 “Double X” WXXP (Alternative). This starts out […]

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CHR Sample: 107.9 WXKS-FM Medford/Boston | August 20, 1998

Date of Recording: 08.20.1998 Station: 107.9 WXKS-FM Medford, Massachusetts, USA Format: Contemporary Hit Radio (CHR) Station Owner: Jacor/Evergreen/Clear Channel Communications (iHeart Media) Contributor: Anonymous Airchexx Entry: 1,491 Kiss-108 wants to know, what did YOU DO last Summer? Comments: It seems that every […]

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Sample, KLLC “Alice 97.3” San Francisco | April 26, 1998

Proof that radio rapidly cut staffs and costs after consolidation took hold is evident, not so much in this STATION, as the FORMAT. Alice is, apparently, jockless in this 6 1/2 minute scope of a 90 minute cassette side. KLLC is, in […]

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Gary Evong, CFDR “780 Kixx Country” Halifax, NS | August 4, 1998

Date of Recording: 08.04.1998 Station: 780 CFDR Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Format: Contemporary Country Featured Air Personality: Gary Evong Contributor: Anonymous Airchexx Entry: 839 Original Comments: Our first listen to radio in the Canadian Maritimes brings us to CFDR Halifax. Known as […]

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QuickCheck: A sample of KQID Q93, Alexandria LA | Sometime 1997

Date of Recording: 1997 (Exact Date Unknown) Station: 93.3 KQID Alexandria, Louisiana, USA Featured Air Personality: None Contributor: Annonymous Original Post Date: 06.03.2009 Airchexx Entry: 879 Original Comments: Sometimes there’s very little that can be said to describe a particular aircheck. So […]

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Tommy C, “Arizona Country” 102.5 KNIX Phoenix | December 20, 1996

Date of Recording: 12.20.1996 Station: 102.5 KNIX (KNIX-FM) Phoenix, Arizona, USA Featured Air Personality: Tommy C Format: Contemporary Country Airchexx Entry: 817 Original Comments (05.14.2009) Showcasing what, in your webmaster’s opinion, was the best year for Country radio in terms of both […]

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Rob Banks, 98.5 KLUC Las Vegas | December 21, 1996

Date of Recording: 12.21.1996 Station: 98.5 KLUC (KLUC-FM) Las Vegas, Nevada, USA Featured Air Personality: Rob Banks Airchexx Entry: 875 Original Comments (05.14.2009) There are some airchecks here that we just don’t know much about, or are so typical of a particular […]

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“The Boss is Back!” Dick Whittington’s 1st Show as 93 KHJ Returns | April 4, 1983

93 KHJ returns as an Oldies station after a two year run playing Country music! Dispite the on air promo which mimics KHJ’s original Boss Radio launch in 1965, the first Dick Whittington show is kind of awkward, probably due to the […]

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