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Don Imus Does Billy Sol Hargus, 66 WNBC New York | 1982

It was at KUTY, in Palmdale, California, where Don Imus began his on-air character Billy Sol Hargus, a radio evangelist named and inspired by preacher Billy James Hargis. The bit became very popular, so popular, that when Imus went to work in […]

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Jim Collins and the WNBC Time Machine- 66 WNBC New York | September 6, 1987, 10-11 AM

The WNBC Time Machine is featured prominently here at Airchexx – in various parts, one hour at a time! In this segment which has never been posted before, the late Jim Collins is counting down the Top 66 of the 1960s! It […]

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Jim Collins, The Time Machine; 66 WNBC New York | 1987

By 1987, WNBC was playing a fair amount of Oldies in its mix. Weekdays started with Imus in the Morning and Top 40 music, Middays, WNBC returned to a music approach featuring Noontime Oldies with Ray D’Ariano, after Soupy Sales and afternoons […]

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Imus In The Morning, 66 WNBC New York | August 21 1981

Don Imus is often called “The First Shock Jock.” Some would debate that, but he did some outrageous radio for decades. With partner & newsman Charles McCord at his side, Imus did a ton of creative bits, like The Right Reverend Billy […]

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Howard Stern Talks To Don Imus, WNBC 66 New York | 1983

In the 1980s, WNBC was one of the most entertaining, personality driven radio stations in America, with names like Soupy Sales, Alan Comes, Joey Reynolds, Wolfman Jack, and of course, Don Imus & Howard Stern. The feud between Stern & Imus became […]

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Dan Taylor, the Weekend Time Machine, 66 WNBC New York | December 26, 1987

The WNBC ‘Time Machine’ is on the air! Here’s Dan Taylor (WHN, WYNY, WCBS-FM) with one of NBC’s most popular features at the end of it’s life on 660 AM – The Time Machine! This was a great recreation of 1960s WABC […]

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Joey Reynolds, 66 WNBC New York | January 7 – 11, 1974

The Joey Reynolds Show on WNBC – A ton of laughs between every record! The technical stuff This audio came in on an old generic brand C90 Cassette. Apparently transferred from the source reel, this took a bit of processing to bring […]

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Bob Pittman, 66 WNBC New York | September 11, 1977

Here’s the current Chairman and CEO of iHeart Media, Inc. from his days as the Program Director of WNBC! Pittman’s resume is extensive and available elsewhere. Ironic that this recording shares another, much more infamous date. We’ll leave the twist of historical […]

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Jack Scott, Dan Taylor, The Time Machine; 66 WNBC New York | September 5, 1987 1:50-3:20 pm

Jack Scott and Larry Scott? Brothers? Or just brothers in air-names? Well, either way here’s a talented radio performer who effortlessly rolls back the years to the 1960s. It’s Labor Day Weekend and this is the Top 66 of the 1960s countdown. […]

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Bob James, “The Time Machine”; 66 WNBC New York | June 9, 1988 pays all fees associated with storage for more than 1,600 airchecks, streaming the Airchexx Live online radio station and hosting both associated websites. Won’t you consider a gift donation to help us defray our costs? Our income is still less than […]

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