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RECENT AIRCHECKS
OF THE WEEK...

(Contributors in brackets)

September 16
Doug Price
CKGM, September 22, 1979
(Bill Dulmage)

September 9
Jack Armstrong
WKYC, September 24, 1967

(Don Shuttleworth)

September 2
John Rode
CHUM, September 3, 1971

(Gary J. Peterson & Donald Major)


August 26

Lookin' Back w/Don Daynard
CKFM, March 14, 1981

(Fred Bradley)

August 19
Pat Holiday
CKLW, August 6, 1973

(Charlie O'Brien/Tom Howard)

August 12
Hound Dog Lorenz
WBLK, August 4, 1965
(Don Shuttleworth)

August 5
CHUM #1 Songs Montage
1957-86
(Dale Patterson)

July 29
Dean Hagopian
CKOY, August 2, 1982
(Don Shuttleworth)

July 22
Tom Shannon
WKBW, July 25, 1961
(John Troll)

July 15
Soundathon #14, Pt. 3
CFUN, July 22-23, 1967
(Jim Bower)

July 8
Tony Taylor
WQXI, April 1, 1983

(Donald Rehrer)

July 1
Dan Ingram
WABC, July 22, 1967
(Don Shuttleworth)
 



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AIRCHECK OF THE WEEK

Edition #1007 - Week of September 23, 2018

BILL GABLE
CKLW Windsor, Ont
November 14, 1972 (unscoped)

The radio world is still reeling from the death of Bill Gable.

The 46-year-old radio veteran passed away last Tuesday (9-18-18) after a battle with COPD. He was 69. Gable retired from radio after a stellar career that included stops at CKLW Windsor-Detroit, KHJ Los Angeles, WHBQ Memphis, WLW Cincinnati, CFTR and CHFI Toronto and his last stop, AM 740 (CFZM) Toronto.

Enjoy Bill Gable on CKLW from November 14, 1972 (unscoped) ... in the Aircheck of the Week.

Thanks to Charlie O'Brien for this great aircheck (originally recorded by Tom Howard's mother!)


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Wayne McAteer, CJBK, March 11, 1974




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