Jon London, 94.5 KSTP Twin Cities | 2004

Contributor Jon London sent in a bit of his own air work several years ago. Along with the aircheck, he wrote: Hey! I just heard me on KD! Pretty cool….. I didn’t say much though. Here’s something from KS95 when I was […]

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Rick Dees’ Final Show on KIIS-FM Los Angeles | February 10, 2004

How does a legend say goodbye to the second largest audience in America, not counting the then budding XM Satellite radio audience? How does this website even pay tribute to this particular morning, a day which many observers mark as one of […]

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Bill Rock sits in for Cousin Brucie, 101.1 WCBS-FM New York | September 18, 2004

……”Here’s Michael Jackson. Perhaps he shoulda stopped…” Not quite 7 months before the format change, Bill Rock was heard filling in for Cousin Bruce Morrow. Rock is topical, funny and in so many ways a perfect choice to fill in for Brucie. […]

Tagged 2004, Bill Rock, Cousin Bruce Morrow, Cousin Brucie, New York

Lisa Manning, WSRR 98.1 “The Cat” Memphis | September 27, 2004

From your Webmaster’s personal collection, here’s a ‘check of Lisa Manning on PD Rich Brother Robbin’s 98.1 The Cat Memphis from 2004. Recorded off the air on a Boston Acoustics HD radio plugged into a TEAC dual Cassette recorder, this is a […]

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Remembering Brian Bierne “Mr. Rock & Roll”, KRTH K-Earth 101 Los Angeles | August 1981 and December 4, 2004

Courtesy of New Contributor Jeffrey James, here’s a quick scope of “Mr. Rock & Roll himself, Brian Bierne. We first heard of Brian on this website on this clip of his show from August 1981 – from your webmaster’s collection. Here, we’re […]

Tagged 1981, 2004, Brian Bierne, Los Angeles

AM Music Holdouts – 950 KXJK Forrest City, AR | September 17, 2004

Who would have thought that any AM station was doing an independent, in house music format, post 2000? There were a few. Quite notably, Forrest City, Arkansas, had a daytimer on 950 AM which did have a full-time Classic Hits/Classic Soul station. […]

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Killabrew, 94-9 WZTA Miami Beach | March 25, 2004

I never know just who I’m going to run across when doing these airchecks… Killabrew, featured here on 94-9 Zeta “South Florida’s New Rock Alternative”, was also in Memphis at WMFS “93X” sometime before my tenure in the WMC-TV/AM/FM complex that housed […]

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WABC Rewound ’04: Bob Cruz, August 31, 1978

Courtesy of Matt Seinberg at Big Apple Airchecks, here’s another ‘lost’ tape: From Rewound ’04, Hour 2 featured Bob Cruz during his program on 8/31/78. As host Johnny Donovan says, this segment is for those who love ‘lost 45s’. WABC played a […]

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WABC Rewound 2004: Hour 1: Les Mashack 1970

And thus begins the 2004 edition of WABC Rewound, a program that was heard for exactly 10 years each Memorial Day Monday, from 1998 until 2008. The 2009 edition was an internet only event and upon the semi-retirement of Johnny Donovan, the […]

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WWMY Raleigh NC “102.9 Star-FM” | March 24, 2004

A less than memorable QuickCheck of the old “102.9 Star-FM” Classic Hits format is presented here, scoped down from a 90 minute cassette recording. The only historical significance that this radio station holds is the current WKIX call letters. WKIX was a […]

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