HitOldies is an internet station that plays Classic Hits of the 60s, 70s, 80s, and more. It is a division of Airchexx.com
Our story begins at the end of the FIRST HitOldies WNBC Time Machine, in March, 2021. The program and its wrap-up were barely finished here and on YouTube when the loose planning for the next Time Machine event began.
From the beginning, the idea of the Time Machine was one of replicating the format and sounds of the final year of WNBC as a radio station as closely as possible. Really, it was done simply out of the love of the format, and of the radio station in general. Amid the fun, HitOldies was contacted by Chris Dipaola, owner of Stereo 1230 WBLQ Westerly RI. Chris is a huge WNBC Time Machine fan and has even branded his radio station similarly to WNBC New York in the 1980s and even produces his own local version of the Time Machine. So it was, that HitOldies was, for one day, transformed from a pure internet station into a hybrid online-AM station during Labor Day Monday.
HitOldies invited several guests to participate in the Time Machine. Of all the original WNBC jocks invited, only Allen Beebe was unable to attend. Beebe was in the New Orleans area when Hurricane Ida struck his home several days prior to the event and because he lost power, he was unable to send in the audio necessary to participate.
**ALL AIRCHECKS ON THIS PAGE RECORDED AND CONTRIBUTED BY STEVEN GREEN**
Because of the sheer amount of audio, we are going to assume you’re familiar with WNBC, HitOldies Internet Radio, and the Time Machine and we’re not going to write about it extensively in this post. Instead, this will be the top post on airchexx for the rest of 2021 and as new audio is made available, it’ll show up in the list of airchecks within the existing player! CHECK BACK OFTEN for new audio!
CLICK ON AN ITEM IN THE LIST BELOW THE FOLLOWING PLAYER TO LISTEN!
- "66 Years of WNBC" Hour 1
- "66 Years of WNBC" Hour 2
- Steve Garren // Friday 9-3-21 8am to 12pm
- Dick Ervasti // Friday 9-3-21 12-1pm
- Dick Ervasti // Friday 9-3-21 1-2pm
- Bob Gilmore // Friday 9-3-21 2-4pm
- Robby Bridges // Friday 9-3-21 4-6pm
- Dale Parsons // Friday 9-3-21 6-7pm
- Steve West // Friday 9-3-21 7 to 10pm
- Auston Douglas // Saturday 9-4-21
- Kenny Tosh // Saturday 9-4-21 6 to 8am
- Bob Gilmore // Saturday 9-4-21 1st Show
- Willie Bee // Saturday 9-4-21
- Matt Craig // Saturday 9-4-21 4-7pm
- Paul DiMarco // Sunday 9-5-21 6-8am
- Bob Gilmore // Sunday 9-5-21 to 11pm - Monday 2am 9-6-21
- Steve West // Monday 9-6-21
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HitOldies WNBC September Time Machine Weekend Staff:
The Real Mark James