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Edition #946 - July 16, 2017

SOUNDATHON #14
CFUN Vancouver
July 22-23, 1967, Pt. 1

It was one of Vancouver radio's most anticipated events.

From 1960 to 1967, CFUN presented a twice-yearly review of the hits called Soundathon. The format varied -  from a 60-song presentation to 300 - from summer hits to all oldies dating back to 1955. But it was generally held in the late fall or early winter, and in the summer. The last Soundathon was from 11:30 p.m. to 6 a.m. on July 22-23, 1967. We have audio from that final Soundathon, with hosts Lee Gaboury and Terry David Mulligan.

Enjoy Part 1 of Soundathon #14 on CFUN from July 22-23, 1967
(SCOPED) ... in the Aircheck of the Week!

Thanks to vancouvertop40radio.com webmaster Jim Bower for permission to use this aircheck. Be sure to visit his wonderful site! Also kudos to Frank Carpenter for originally recording the material and to Paul Wolski for sending it to us!


 


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