Ross & Wilson First Show, 77 WABC New York | March 9 1981

  In 1981, you can feel the winds of change blowing at WABC. The music had moved from Top 40, to more of an Adult Contemporary direction. Information was becoming more important, and you could hear more talk on the station. One […]

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Dan Ingram’s early days at 77 WABC New York – August 1962

        Dan Ingram on 77 WABC was always entertaining, always clever, and always fun to listen to.  In this aircheck, it’s summer 1962. Pre-Beatles, pre-Beach Boys, & pre-giant ratings, but WABC was well on it’s way to become the […]

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Random Dan Ingram Bits, 77 WABC New York | 1967-1969

      For may, the “glory” years of 77 WABC New York, were from 1966 to 1972. In the ratings, the station was untouchable. The station was so popular that many stations around the country molded themselves after WABC. Dan Ingram […]

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Harry Harrison, Musicradio 77 WABC New York | Dec 31 1975

              Harry Harrison was New York’s “Morning Mayor.” He woke up ridiculously early in the morning for decades to wake New York, and help them start the day, with a positive word, & great music. Born […]

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The “Next To Last Aircheck” with Ross & Wilson, Final Day Musicradio 77 WABC New York | May 10 1982

  I think everyone has heard “The Last Aircheck” from the final three hours of Musicradio WABC, with Dan Ingram & Ron Lundy, before the flip to talk. I call this aircheck, the “Next To Last Aircheck. It’s the hour before the […]

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Dan Ingram From Final Week on 77WABC New York | May 3 1982

      This is kind of a bittersweet aircheck. It’s from the final week of MusicRadio 77 WABC. At this point in WABC’s history, you can feel the changes coming to the station. You had a sports talk show in the […]

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Ron Lundy with guest Dan Ingram, WCBS-FM 101 New York | 1984

Ingram… Lundy… Together again… kind of. The last time we heard Dan Ingram & Ron Lundy together was May 10 1982, when they shut down Musicradio 77 WABC. That was until this day in 1984 When Ron Lundy, now on WCBS-FM New […]

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Imus in the Morning – Final Show; 77 WABC New York (Online Version) | March 29, 2018

““I’m going to miss you and talking to you. And what you did for me. I know you’re going to miss me… You have no idea how much I’m going to miss you.” -Don Imus This is an alternate version of the last […]

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Dan Ingram, 77 WABC New York | June 25 1966

It’s the start of the Summer of 1966, and 77 WABC is doing what it does best, cranking out the hits! Here is a slice of WABC with the master, Dan Ingram, getting NYC home after a busy day. “Big” Dan is […]

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Most Epic Charles McCord Tirade…EVER! Imus In The Morning, 77WABC New York | 2010

On many team radio shows, the person at the head of the show gets all the credit for the success of the show. However, for many of these shows, there is a guy on a secondary mike, or even behind the scenes, […]

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