100.7 WLEV broadcasts to the (W) LEhigh Valley of eastern Pennsylvania. The Adult Contemporary station is licensed to Allentown, PA.
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
"APH Radio" (Alabaster, Pelham, Helena--the three main towns that the station serves) went on the air in the summer of 2014.
ABC 33/40 News Introduces APH Radio! from Video Visions on Vimeo.
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Monday, June 27, 2016
Sunday, June 26, 2016
"Star 94.1" WSTR. WQXI was licensed to Smyrna, GA.
Saturday, June 25, 2016
KRZQ calls emerged again at 104.1 FM licensed to Fallon, NV.
Thursday, June 23, 2016
570 AM KLAC is a Sports station in (K) Los Angeles, California. They carried Los Angeles Lakers games from 1977 until 2009, a span that saw the team win 10 NBA championships. In 2015, KLAC was partially acquired by the Los Angeles Dodgers and re-branded as "AM 570 LA Sports". The commercial below dates to the mid-80s when they had just flipped to Country, a format that lasted until 1993 when they switched to Adult Standards.
Wednesday, June 22, 2016
NCI (Native Communications Inc.) is a large public radio network covering 98% of Manitoba via 57 transmitters. They began broadcasting in the northern part of the province in 1971. Programming is designed for and by Native people and consists of Country music mixed with Aboriginal artists. 105.5 FM is CICY, a 100,000-watt station licensed to Selkirk, MB near the capital of Winnipeg.
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Canada's Famous Rugby Champions) is the campus radio station of Queens University in Kingston, Ontario. The station's history goes back almost as far as radio itself when an engineering professor gave a demonstration of wireless telegraphy in 1902. Their website claims that they are the longest-running campus based broadcaster in the world. As the above button indicates, CFRC (then known as 9BT) made its first experimental broadcast in late summer or early fall of 1922. For much of its past, CFRC broadcast at 1490 AM, later moving to 91.9 FM and currently broadcasts at 101.9 FM. A comprehensive history of CFRC can be found at this Queen's University archives page.
Monday, June 20, 2016
CK Lion's Gate Broadcasting) went on the air in 1955 at 1070 AM and featured "MOR, popular and classical music". Due to interference from Los Angeles' KNX, CKLG moved to 730 AM in 1957. Around that same time the 10,000-watt station featured three husband and wife teams on the air. A Top-40 format was introduced in 1964 and, except for a mid-90s run as a Talk outlet, the station played contemporary music up until 2001 when they flipped to all-News as CJNW. 730 AM is currently CHMJ, an all-Traffic station.
Anybody know the meaning behind the "CKLG Gonged Me" button?