All the great radio is not gone.
There's great radio out there - you just have to look for it. Case in point: Freddy Vette's wonderful 2-7 p.m. ET Monday-Friday oldies show on Belleville's CJBQ. It's like hearing a Cruisin' record with old-style jingles, '50s and '60s music (no '70s), and Vette's energetic and personable approach. This week marks the fifth anniversary of Vette's show, which debuted September 2, 2009, and we have a sample hour of what Freddy does everyday on CJBQ. This is how oldies radio should sound!
Enjoy Freddy Vette on CJBQ from August 8, 2014 (UNSCOPED) ... in the Aircheck of the Week.
Thanks to Freddy Vette himself for this great aircheck!
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