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RECENT AIRCHECKS
OF THE WEEK...

(Contributors in brackets)

February 18
Jack Gale
WAYS, October 3, 1967
(Don Shuttleworth)

February 11
Jim Brady
CKAR, February 15, 1983
(Ted Wendland)

February 4
Lookin' Back w/
Don Daynard
CKFM, January 1981
(Fred Bradley)

January 28
Ed Cook
WVON, January 29, 1966
(Don Shuttleworth)

January 21
Canadian Top 40 Demo
1973
(Ted Wendland)

January 14
Red Knight
CFTR, December 17, 1977
(Clint Nickerson/Dan Haber)

January 7
Benoit Dufresne
CHIOM, February 13, 1981
(Paul Harner)

December 31
Jim Edwards, CKLW, December 30, 1968
(Charlie O'Brien)

December 24
Ralf & Dave
FM 108 (CING-FM) December 23, 1975
(Sam Ward)

December 17
Russ Conrad
KEX,  December 13, 1958
(Dan Steeves)

December 10
Tom Fulton
AM 740 (CHWO) August 14, 2002
(Scrapbook archives)

December 3
Chuck Chandler
CKDA, August 31, 1992
(Ted Wendland)

 



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AIRCHECK OF THE WEEK

Edition #978 - Week of February 25, 2018

BOB DIAMOND
WKBW Buffalo, N.Y.
February 23, 1964 (UNSCOPED)

May the Royal Order of the Night People come to order!

 In this wonderful aircheck from the same month the Beatles first landed in North America, Bob Diamond takes us back to a time when the all-night slot had people and personality. 'KB was a station that - throughout its nearly 30 years as a hit music station - stressed personality over the steady drone of 12 in a row and jocks reading liner cards. Fun, excitement and entertainment - that was 'KB!

Enjoy the Bob Diamond House Party on WKBW from February 23, 1964
... in the Aircheck of the Week!

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