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1220 WGAR / Big Apple Airchecks / Cleveland / John Lanagan

John Lanagan, 1220 WGAR Cleveland | February 4, 1977

The John Lanagan morning show features Top 40 music, some great 1977 WGAR Jingles and lots of phone calls!

1220 Cleveland WGAR Means Music

“What a pain in your assets!”

 




 


Curator’s Notes:

Every time I hear an aircheck of WGAR from the late seventies, it’s always tight, the jocks funny and the music is right on the mark. One would expect no less from the flagship station of Nationwide Communications – you know, the insurance company.. Now, for this one, we squeeze about 12 and a half minutes out of. The quality is so-so. This has a lot of white noise, which, despite my best efforts, I decided to keep in, instead of take the white noise out and have a recording that sounds like digital artifacts. So, its there. And realistically, one could be listening from Toledo and hear the same white noise. So it’s a throwback to yesteryear in many respects.

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