It’s been a long while since we opened up Matt’s “Big Apple Airchecks” vault here at Airchexx. We should more often! Dr. Jerry Carroll doesn’t use his last name, at least here in this particular[…]
It’s a miracle NBC even kept the I-Man. Harry Harrison was KILLING it over at WABC!
Thanks to longtime Contributor Steven Green, Legendary Deejay Dan Ingram is the subject of this 26 minute composite of his air work on 77 WABC New York. A FEW WORDS ABOUT SUPPORT Now that the[…]
In the mid to late 1980s, WPLJ, Power 95, was doing well. It was normally trailing behind CHR Leader Z100 WHTZ, but billing was high, and ratings were good. On December 20th, WPLJ did[…]
In the 1970s, New York’s 95.5 WPLJ was a Rock powerhouse. I have noticed that many seem to thin WPLJ was a hard Rock station in the mid-70s, but it was not. The boundaries of[…]
The dreaded “WABC Disco Era!” Many people consider this the beginning of the end of Musicradio 77 WABC. In December 1978, the new Disco 92 WKTU defeated WABC in the Arbitron ratings. It was the[…]
With the passing of the original “Shock Jock,” Don Imus, I had to share this. It a video aircheck of Imus In The Morning, that ran on C-Span, back in 1994. It was[…]
In late 1979, the winds of change were blowing through MusicRadio 77 WABC. People were spending more time listening to FM radio, and the once mighty WABC, was seeing it’s numbers drop. WABC management thought[…]