1300 New Haven, WAVZ

Station Profile: 13 WAVZ New Haven | September, 1976


Courtesy of Andrew Bologovsky - Thanks!Date of Recording: 09.xx.1976 (Exact Date Unown)
Station: 1300 WAVZ New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Format: Top 40 (Later: Standards – 1981, Liberal Talk – 2001, Sports – 2007)
Featured Air Personality: Various
Contributor: Andy Bologovsky


13 Waves sported some of the best talent in the U.S., and this 8 minute profile from 1976 showcases the talents of such names as Paul “the Morning Mayor”, Midday guy Tom Morgan, “The Chucker” (who narrates this profile), Afternoon personality John E. Walker, Night guy Mike West (WGNG Providence, WTIC-FM Hartford), Sunshine 10pm-2am and Early morning she-jock Lise.

13 WAVZ New Haven



Steve West is a 39 year veteran of broadcasting. His air work as a Jock and News Anchor includes six radio markets and over two-dozen radio stations. Steve currently works on-air for the Super Radio USA media group out of Minnesota. Steve is the founder of the Airchexx Media Group and manages Airchexx.com and Airchexx Live - the official station of Airchexx.


March 27, 2009 at 1:02 pm

WAVS was a great station…not as polished as the larger market satations…but a great compelling station none the less!

It’s great to hear all the dayparts on this aircheck!

I think the PD is pretty proud of his contest “What would YOU like to win”…as it is a bit overdone. 😉

November 29, 2016 at 9:31 am

I made many road trips between Boston and Baltimore and I always looked forward to listening to those secondary markets like New Haven which were “feeders” to the majors like NY and Philadelphia. New Haven and Providence had some of the best-sounding radio: WAVZ, WNHC, WGNG, JB 105 (WPJB), WPRO-FM.

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