Ken Gilbert has had a long career in radio, all of it in the New England region. Ken is best known for doing middays at WAQY Springfield in it's top 40 incarnation as "Wacky 102" and at WDRC AM-FM Hartford in its top 40 and Oldies iterations.
**LISTENING LINKS FOLLOW DESCRIPTION BELOW** Over the years, it's been increasingly difficult to obtain recordings of the old Top 40 station that preceded WAQY's Classic Rock format. Known as "Wacky…
Gary Bridges was one of a large staff of known personalities, some of whom listeners had grown up with. Personalities such as Don Pardo (the voice of many of WNBC radio and television's promotions), Soupy Sales, who had been around in the 1950s and on television, Imus, who by this time was already an institution and the whole WNBC news department.
...This part opens up with Jack doing the outro to Boston - Long time and then just cooks from there!
JB105 is a HOT rocking station at this point. The first thing you'll notice is that most of the music is uptempo. The second thing is the station's processing was juiced so that it was loud.