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OF THE WEEK...

(Contributors in brackets)

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Tony Taylor
WQXI, April 1, 1983

(Donald Rehrer)

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

June 24
Fred Winston
WLS, July 18, 1984
(Don Shuttleworth)

June 17
Alan Freed
Armed Forces Radio
June 16, 1956
(Don Rehrer)

June 10
George Hamberger
CFTR, June 9, 1980
(Tom Komard)

June 3
Dick Biondi
WSAI, August 16, 1972
(Don Shuttleworth)

May 27
Tom Rivers
CHUM, May 8, 1981, Pt. 2

(Doug Thompson)

May 20
Rock '' Roll Radio Rewind
Early '70s
(Dan Haber)

May 6-13
Dave Shafer
CKLW, May 25, 1967
(Charlie O'Brien)

Bob Shannon
WKBW, July 1968
(Mark Yurko)

April 29
Don Daynard w/Lookin' Back
CKFM, April 1981
(Fred Bradley)

April 22
Roger Ashby & Mike Holland
CHUM, April 26, 1985
(Doug Thompson)

April 15
Steve Summers
CJWA, April 24, 1978
(Don Shuttleworth)
 


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AIRCHECK OF THE WEEK

Edition #997 - Week of July 15, 2018

SOUNDATHON #14, Pt. #3
CFUN Vancouver
July 22-23, 1967

It was a tradition that lasted throughout much of the 1960s.

Beginning in December 1960, and continuing until July 1967, CFUN had a much-anticipated event called Soundathon. The Vancouver Top 40 outlet broadcast this music marathon twice a year, in the summer and winter. The fun ended after the 1967 Soundathon, when CFUN dropped Top 40.

Enjoy Part 3 of Soundathon #14 from July 22-23, 1967 ... in the Aircheck of the Week!

Thanks to Jim Bower at vancouvertop40radio.com for this great aircheck!


Each week we dig deep into our dusty archives for another Blast From The Past!

Dave Shafer, WJBK, October 1962




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