It's a "Presto Requesto" Weekend... basically an invitation for listeners to call in and request their favorite oldie.
The recording is remarkably clean and sounds very much like it did coming out of your typical AM radio speaker in 1979.
Helped in no small part to the "WMAQ's Gonna Make Me Rich" contest, WMAQ easily became Chicago's favorite Country station.
Despite this being a morning show in the city of Chicago, there is only a modest amount of advertising.
KDAV first went on the air at 580 kHz. It is considered the first radio station in the United States to play Country Music full-time.
The Ron Lundy show actually starts off with Cousin Brucie doing a few breaks. As our Contributor notes, Lundy was running a bit late this date. Contributor Bob Jones writes:…