95.5 New York, WPLJ

WPLJ Reunion Day, Pt. 5 feat. Race Taylor, Joey Kramer, Naomi DiClemente, Joey B., Lady Diana & Jamie Lee – 95.5 WPLJ New York | May 30, 2019

We’re up to Part 5 of Reunion Day. It’s the second hour featuring Race Taylor and Joey Kramer with special guests. This gets very emotional in spots. Joey B. calls in for his guest segment.[…]

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95.5 New York WPLJ 1979

WPLJ Reunion Day, Part 4 feat. Race Taylor, Joey Kramer, Tony Banks & Heather O’Rourke | May 30, 2019

95.5 New York, WPLJ, Reunion Day, 2019, Race Taylor, Joey Kramer, Tony Banks, Heather O’Rourke, Pat St. John, the Big Montage

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Todd Pettingil and Jayde

Todd & Jayde in the Morning, Reunion Day, 95.5 WPLJ New York – Part 3 | May 30, 2019

“The best way for us to honor PLJ is for us to just do a great show”.

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Todd Pettingil and Jayde

Todd & Jayde in the Morning, Reunion Day, 95.5 WPLJ New York – Part 2 | May 30, 2019

This particular aircheck is the continuation of Part 1. Because of that, we’re going to use the same write-up that we used in the first one… but before that, we’ve got a few descriptions of[…]

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95.5 New York WPLJ 1979

WPLJ Reunion Day, Part 1 – Todd & Jayde in the Morning, Hour 1 | May 30, 2019

95.5 WPLJ‘s next to last day broadcasting as a commercial pop music station. It was reunion day, as the station invited back dozens of people who worked on air at the various format variations of[…]

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92.3 New York WXRK WKTU

Jay Thomas, 92.3 WKTU New York | September 1, 1983

The station at 92.3 has a rich history, going back to 1948 when it first signed on in the 48 mHz band. Since 1985, the station has more or less been some form of hard[…]

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Pat St. John WPLJ

Honoring WPLJ: Pat St. John, 95.5 WPLJ New York | August 28, 1975

This is a surprising aircheck. For those of you who remember WPLJ as a ‘hard rock’ station, this should dispel that myth. WPLJ was an Album Rock station. Or, “Progressive” as the purists would insist.[…]

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660 New York WNBC 1977

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[…]

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99.5 Washington DC WHIT WGAY WJMO

Fast Jimi Roberts, 99.5 WGAY Washington DC | April 16, 1999

My name is Fast Jimi. New Radio Station, New DJ… The WGAY call letters were essentially history except for this first day or two. 99.5 was called “Jammin 99-5” right out of the box, but[…]

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105.1 Providence WPJB

Mike Waite, 105.1 WPJB “JB 105” Providence | March 22, 1979

Here’s a very short clip, too short even for the Top of the Hour ID. WPJB for a time towards the end of its reign as Providence’s Top 40 GIANT, branded itself “Music Power –[…]

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95.5 Morningside Washington WPGC

Don Geronimo, 95.5 WPGC-FM Morningside | March 19, 1980

WPGC Morningside.¬† Well, they say its darkest just before the dawn. Or, in this case, the station was hottest just before the end. The station¬†would eventually become an Urban Contemporary station and shed its longtime[…]

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107.3 Washington DC WRQX Q107

Scott Woodside, 107.3 WRQX Washington DC | October 16, 1986

Often, airchecks arrive here with a slightly incorrect date. The only reason (outside of the music) that this was noticed was Scott Woodside’s comment about the Red Sox making a huge mistake the previous night.[…]

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