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(Contributors in brackets)

February 10
The Byrdman
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(Charlie Ritenburg)

January 27/February 3
Gary Gears
WCFL, January 21, 1970
(Don Shuttleworth)

January 20
Alan Freed
CBS Network via AFRTS
(Donald Rehrer)

January 13
Ed Baer
WMCA, October 19, 1966
(Don Shuttleworth)

January 6
Steve Shannon
CFTR, September 1973
(Bob Seed via Don Shuttleworth)

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CKLW, December 30, 1973
(Charlie O'Brien)

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Paul Reid Christmas Show
CJAD, December 7, 2007
(Sam Ward)

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Chuck Leonard
WQEW, December 11, 1998
(Scrapbook archives)

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Dave Diamond
KBLA, December 27, 1965
(Tom Howard)

December 2
Roger Ashby
CHUM, March 4, 1972
(Bill Dulmage)

November 25
Gene Weed
KFWB, November 23, 1958

(Bill Dulmage)

November 18
Ron Britain
WCFL, November 1966
(Bill Dulmage)
 



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Edition #1027 - Week of February 17, 2019

HOUND DOG LORENZ
WBLK Buffalo, N.Y.
1968

The Hound is getting around!

It's Hound Dog Lorenz with more of the greatest soul sounds on vinyl. On this recording from the summer of 1968, he plays Aretha Franklin's new tune "Think", treats us to some Bobby Bland and some great blues, and shows us the style that made him a legend in Buffalo radio for some three decades ending with his passing in 1972. And now, let's hear the Hound!

Enjoy George "Hound Dog" Lorenz on WBLK from 1968 ... in the Aircheck of the Week.

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