Loren Owens & Wally Brine were a Boston radio institution. The two were first paired together at WVBF in the early 1980s, and managed to continue on the morning show, through management changes, ownership[…]
Who in the world is “Banana Bill”?
From the late 1970s, until today, Kiss 108 WXKS-FM Boston has been a Pop music powerhouse. Starting as a Disco formatted station in the late 70’s, the station evolved into an Urban Contemporary[…]
Here’s another from Contributor Russ Oasis which is in excellent condition.
Despite this station’s heritage, there really are very few recordings available. Contributor Russ Oasis dug up this very short piece of audio.
Despite a signal which radiated mostly out over the Atlantic Ocean, the format and 50,000 watts of hit music power is memorable to many from the classic era of Top 40 radio!
Here’s an amazing composite of the lineup on WRKO Boston. The year was 1972 and some of the music in rotation that year was truly great!
Wharfield made a name for himself at Top 40 WVBF.