Airchexx Presents: The WLS Big 89 Rewind 2007B – Fred Winston

Fred Winston doesn’t skip a beat and he sounds like he just picked up where he left off during the MusicRadio years at WLS! Following Larry Lujack and Tommy Edwards, Winston is just as funny as the first time! He weaves all […]

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Bill Bailey, 970 WWDJ Hackensack NJ | 1971

Date of Recording: 1971 (Exact Date Unknown) Station: 970 WWDJ Hackensack NJ Format: (This aircheck) Top 40; (Now) Conservative Talk Radio (WNYM) (Wikipedia) (Website) Featured Air Personality: Bill Bailey (WWDJ/WLHT/WDRQ/WLS/others) Contributor: Sandy Bailey Associated Air Talent: Larry Lujack, Joel Sebastian, Ron Riley, […]

Tagged 890 Chicago, Bill Bailey, Fred Winston, Jeff Davis, John "Records" Landecker
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Clarke Ingram, 620 WKHB Irwin PA | June 27, 2009

Date of Recording: 06.27.2009 Station: 620 WKHB Irwin (Pittsburgh) PA Format: Classic Hits of the 60s, 70s & 80s Branded: “Six-Twenty K H B” Featured Air Personality: Clarke Ingram (WBZZ/KZZP/WJJJ/WPXY/KRQQ/WBZZ/WHTZ/WEGX/WWSW/WXKX/WZUM/WKHB) (Wikipedia) (Website) Contributor: Clarke Ingram Total Time: 15:17 (Telescoped) Airchexx Entry: 1,553 […]

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Bill Bailey, 89 WLS Chicago – 1973

Recording Date: 1973 (corrected) Station: 890 WLS Chicago (Wikipedia) (Tribute Site) (Current Website) Currently Broadcasts in C-Quam AM-Stereo. Formerly tried broadcasting in IBOC HD from 2008-2013 but abanodoned it due to interference problems. You can listen live to their current News/Talk format […]

Tagged 890 Chicago, Bill Bailey, Sandy Bailey, The Big 89, The Rock of Chicago

Bill Bailey, 890 WLS Chicago | 1972

Recording Date: 1972 (Exact Date Unknown) Station: 890 WLS Chicago Format: Top 40 Branding: “The Big 89“, “The Rock of Chicago” Ownership: The American Broadcasting Company; (Today) Cumulus Featured Air Personality: Bill Bailey (WWDJ/WLHT/WDRQ/WLS/others) Contributor: Sandy Bailey Associated Air Talent: Larry Lujack, […]

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Ron Riley, 89 WLS Chicago | October 11, 1968

Date of Recording: 10.11.1968 Station: 890 WLS Chicago, Illinois, USA Format: Top 40 Featured Air Personality: Ronald Riley (WLS/WBKB (TV), others) Contributor: Jim Hampton Airchexx Entry: 1,487 …10:31 LS most music time Ron Riley feelin outta sight baby! How ’bout YOU?! Comments: […]

Tagged 890 Chicago, Batman, Clark Webber, Dick Biondi, Fred Winston

Steve West hosts “The Big 89 of 1979”, Internet Radio | January 27, 2016

Date of Recording:January 27, 2016 Station: HitOldies (// Internet Radio Format: Classic Hits from the 1960s – 1990s Featured Jock(s): Steve West (Host), John Records Landecker (aircheck), Fred Winston (aircheck) Aircheck Entry: 1,835 …Another exciting episode of John Landecker and his job! […]

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Composite: 89 WLS Chicago | March, 1973

What did a complete broadcast day sound like in March, 1973? WLS is sporting the “Rock of Chicago” jingles – Gwinsounds cuts, if I recall. Not much in the way of commercials, but this was tightly scoped and all about the air […]

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Fred Winston, 104.3 WJMK Chicago | January 10, 1990

Somewhere below the cellar is Fred Winston’s voice. His on air charm and sense of humor are natural talents. Its Ratings Day and Winston tells Newsman John Priester he brought all three of his listeners from the World’s Largest Stockpile, er, WLS- […]

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Fred Winston, Dick Saint & Doug Dahlgren, 890 WLS Chicago | March 12, 1976

…There’ll be no high today, sorry…. I’m high… no no no… I’m kidding. I wish I was high… no haha just kidding… If we had a ratings system, this would get four stars! Wait! Actually, we do! Try it. This aircheck comes […]

Tagged 1976, Chicago, Dick Saint, doug dahlgren, Fred Winston