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Rochester, New York Airchecks

 

WHFM survey

 

Call Letters Frequency Date (YYYY/MM/DD) Start Time Disk Jockey and/or format (positioner) Duration (min) Scoping
  various 1985/07/-- ----- Tour of WVOR (4 min), WCMF (4 min), WPXY (5 min), WMJQ (5 min), WKCZ (5 min), and WDKX (7 min). 30 Scoped
WAXC 1460 1972-1974 ------ Larry Black, Bob Savage, Larry White, The Greaseman & Don Ryan. "Best of 1973" Promos.  From radiotimeline.com.  Originally donated by Larry White. 27 ------
1972/01/05 ------ First day on the air composite. 6 ------
1972/06/-- ------ Several clips of news coverage of Genesee River flooding caused by the remnants of Hurricane Agnes. 9 ------
1972/07/31 ------ The Greaseman 8 Scoped
1972/09/28 20:30 Robert Craig Savage 28 None
21:00 The Greaseman 11 None
1973/--/-- ------ The Greaseman 10 Scoped
1974/--/-- ------ Tom Burch 2 Scoped
1974 or '75 ------ "Bertha Butt Boogie" promo 3 ------
1974/12/14 ------ Tom Burch 12 Scoped
1976/--/-- ------ Eric Matthews 6 Scoped
1977/03/-- ------ Larry White 7 Scoped
1978/03/-- ------ Paul Barsky 3 Scoped
1978/03/24 ------ Springer Jones 7 Scoped
1978/03/30 ------ Money in the Morning 3 Scoped
WBBF 950 ------ ------ jingles and intros 4 ------
------ ------ jingles (PAMS 14, 18, 33, 34) 19 ------
1961/01/06 08:00 Jerry Fogel 29 None
1963/01/28 17:15 Nick Nickson 48 None
1968/01/-- ------ Jack Palvino 4 Scoped
1967/01/11 07:58 Jack Palvino 60 None
1967/01/11 12:00 Joe Dean 57 None
1967/06/14 ------ Jessica Savitch 4 Scoped
1968/09/-- ------ ???? Stevens ("Stevens on the Radio") 6 Scoped
1974/--/-- ------ Tom Burch 3 Scoped
1975/03/-- ------ Cary Pall 22 Scoped
1977/07/-- ------ Chris Summer 4 Scoped
1977/08/24 13:55 Jeff Ryder 89 None
1978/05/13 14:04 Tommy Nast 80 None
1978/06/-- 14:57 Tommy Nast 41 None
WBBF-FM 98.9 1998/07/03 22:05 Karen Bond/Oldies ("The All-new 99-BBF") 93 None
1998/09/24 06:30 Ellis Feaster/Oldies ("99-BBF") 45 None
15:55 Mike Vickers/Oldies ("99-BBF") 46 None
1999/07/02 16:30 Oldies ("99-BBF") 96 None
1999/08/23 14:01 Dick Heatherton/Oldies ("99-BBF") 90 None
WBZA-FM 98.9 2001/03/11   80's music ("99-The Buzz") 59 None
WCMF-FM 96.5 1971/03/18   Tom Teuber/AOR 61 None
1971/05/25 19:00 Tom Teuber/AOR 61 None
1971/10/-- 22:40 Fred Filbreck/AOR 46 None
1972/04/04   Teri Hemmert/AOR 119 None
1972/08/20   Teri Hemmert/AOR 61 None
  Tom Teuber/AOR 63 None
1990/08/17 07:52 Brother Wheeze Morning Circus/AOR 87 None
1990/10/24   AOR 48 None
1996/07/03 22:30 Rock 47 None
1998/03/24 08:10 Morning Zoo discussion of 1997 Oscars/Rock 94 None
WEZO-FM 101.3 1988/04/19 08:08 Gary Smith/AC ("EZ-101.3") 92 None
WHAM 1180 1981/09/27 ------ Charlie Greer (of WABC fame) 14 Scoped
1982/04/23 ------ Charlie Greer (last show) 24 Scoped
1982/06/21 01:58 Doug England(?) (generally good, but occasional severe DX) 30 None
1983/10/23 09:40 Lee Rust.  Extensive ABC news coverage of the bombing of the U.S. Marine barracks in Lebanon. 52 None
1987/10/07 09:25 Rick Peters/MOR 48 None
1990/--/-- ------ Sue McGrath/Full Service 2 Scoped
WHEC 1460 1961/03/06 14:00 "Enterprise--WHEC's New Entertainment and Information Concept." This is about one hour's worth of a radio program called Enterprise, which sounded a bit like the "Monitor" program on NBC.  Hosted by Chuck Stevens, it includes news, music (definitely not rock and roll), commentaries, and other features. Begins with a CBS newscast.  Included in this particular segment are "the news nobody gives a hang about" (which, after you hear it, you'll see why) and a tribute, by Warren Doremus, to Abraham Lincoln and the 100th anniversary of his first inauguration as president. 61 None
1972/01/05 ------ Final three minutes of the Lou Paris Soul Show. Then a two-minute editorial by Howard Hosmer (sp?), Managing Editor of News, on the demise of MOR-formatted WHEC as it signs off for good at 1 a.m. on January 5, 1972.  Top 40 WAXC signed on on the same frequency later that morning. 5 Scoped
WHFM-FM 98.9 ------ ------ Jingles (PAMS 31, 29).  Also "WH FM 99" and "FM 99." 7 ------
1974/06/02 19:04 Larry Hunter hosting the Sunday night program "Sunday Night Hall of Fame."  This was the first such show, and it featured the "hits and history of 1963."  Also heard are complete American FM Radio newscasts. 256 None
1974/06/09 18:59 Sunday Night Hall of Fame program hosted by Larry Hunter.  This evening's show features "the hits from England." 247 None
1974/08/-- 19:58 Sunday Night Hall of Fame program hosted by Larry Hunter.  Tonight's show is a tribute to The Beatles. 114 None
1974/08/26 18:00 Final Sunday Night Hall of Fame show hosted by Larry Hunter.  This evening's show is a tribute to Ann Murray, who lived across Lake Ontario in Toronto at the time and who is heard during the show conversing with Mr. Hunter about her career. 226 None
1974/09/02 07:27 Larry Hunter hosting a portion of an "M-99," 41 hour Labor Day special, "an uninterrupted back-to-school blowout."  441 None
1977/07/-- ------ Automated 2 Scoped
1982/05/-- 21:56 Marc Cronin followed by Dave Albert/AC.  The exact date of this aircheck could be determined if anyone has a 1982 International League game-by-game schedule with results.  On this date in May 1982, the Rochester Red Wings defeated the Columbus Clippers 9 to 2.  It was the fifth victory in a row for the Red Wings. 91 None
WITR-FM 89.7 1973 ------ Promotion and several bits from the Rochester Institute of Technology station 40 ------
1994/02/07 12:50 AOR 29 None
WKLX-FM 98.9 1990/06/06 09:16 Bill Todd/Oldies ("Classic Oldies 99 FM") 44 None
10:00 Mike Vickers 50 None
1991/01/12 13:23 Curt Monday followed by Paul Jason 47 None
14:24 Paul Jason 47 None
1996/07/04 13:30 Johnny Angel/Oldies ("Oldies 98-9") 47 None
1998/03/24 21:00 Oldies 47 None
22:15 Oldies 47 None
WLCL-FM (South Bristol) 107.3 1999/08/04 14:40 Oldies ("Jammin' Oldies, the new Cool 107.3") 92 None
1999/12/28 15:15 Oldies 48 None
19:00 Oldies 96 None
WLGZ 990 2008/02/08   Joe Peters/oldies ("Legends 99") 100 None
WMAX-FM (Honeoye Falls/South Bristol) 107.3 1994/03/02 14:57 Dave Joslin/AOR ("The Max") 28 None
1994/03/07   AOR 13 None
1998/03/23 17:30 Jo-Jo the Hit Man/Rhythmic Contemporary ("Jammin' 107") 47 None
18:25 Rhythmic Contemporary ("Jammin' 107") 47 None
WNVE-FM 95.1 1998/03/23 15:40 Alternative ("The Nerve") 96 None
WNYR 680/990 ------ ------ Jingles (C&W station.)  Pepper Tanner "Good Life" series. 13 ------
various ------ move from 680 to 990 on the dial; history of WRNY/WNYR including 2/2/47 sign-on; collection of clips from the late '70s and early '80s   34 ------
WPXY-FM 97.9 1983/--/-- ------ Kevin Fennessey/CHR 3 Scoped
1990/08/24   Eric G 93 None
1996/07/03 16:45 Jo-Jo the Hit Man/CHR ("98-PXY") 47 None
1998/03/23 17:20 CHR ("98-PXY") 93 None
WROC 1280 1971 ------ Jingles (includes NBC chimes) 4 ------
WSAY 1370 1982/06/29 23:23 Jay Livian?  Significant DX, but I keep it because so little of this station exists. 29 None
WVOR-FM 100.5 1970 & 1972 ------ Collection including station sign-on, station IDs (during their MOR format), and station sign-off.  Also includes an example EBS actual attack warning announcement. 16 ------
1996/07/03 18:30 Jerry Reo/AC 46 None
1998/03/23 9:10 AC ("Mix 100.5") 94 None
WWWG 1460 1978/05/09 ------ Gary Wall 2 Scoped
1978/04/-- ------ Tom Keller 2 Scoped
WYSY-FM/WISY-FM (Irondequoit) 106.7/102.3 1998/03/24 18:00 AC ("Sunny 106") 49 None
19:15 AC ("Sunny 106") 48 None
WZNE-FM (Brighton) 94.1 1998/03/24 17:58 Hot AC ("The Zone") 47 None
19:15 Hot AC ("The Zone") 46 None

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