KWOD (106.5) – Sacramento – 5/22/09 (LAST DAY)

Twenty-two years ago today, Sacramento’s heritage Alternative station came to an end. KWOD 106.5, which programmed the aforementioned format since 1991, flipped to an All 90’s format as “The Buzz”. Visit our sister site,, for more details about the change. Heard here is the final 30 minutes or so of KWOD; the actual change […]

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WFHN (Fun 107) – Fairhaven/New Bedford, MA – 5/30/99 – Jennifer Hart

“Fun 107″ (107.1 WFHN Fairhaven/New Bedford, MA) certainly lives up to its relatively unique name, even to this day.  In the late 90’s, it was one of the best-sounding stations around, offering a Rhythmic-leaning Mainstream CHR format that even included a few dance/rhythmic classics.  Production-wise, the enthusiastic delivery of the voice guy (can’t recall his […]

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KEDJ (106.3 the Edge) – Phoenix – 5/16/94 – Willobee and Mary Zeal

“Morning Breath Theater” morning show on Modern Rock 106.3 the Edge (KEDJ Phoenix) with Willobee and Mary Zeal – May 16, 1994.

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98.5 WKRZ Wilkes-Barre Scranton 107.9 WKRF Tobyhanna Bobby Knight Entercom CHR

98.5 WKRZ – Scranton/Wilkes-Barre/Hazleton, PA – 5/28/98 – Bobby Knight

With some programming elements that would sound more likely to be heard in the late 1980’s, WKRZ Wilkes-Barre in 1998 was a throwback to a simpler time. The evening show with “Bobby Knight” was phone heavy with a playlist heavy on Pop-Alternative like Paula Cole and Semisonic and long lost teen pop artists like Five […]

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104.1 KRBE – Houston – May 1998 – Dino & DJ Mark D

Per Wikipedia – on Saturday nights from 1996 to 2002, 104 KRBE aired “The Beat” – one of the most progressive dance music programs on U.S. radio – live-to-air from The Roxy, which is/was of the premier nightclubs in Houston. This is a sample of the program from May 1998.

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KACD (CD 103.1) – Los Angeles (Santa Monica), CA – 5/9/95 – Kenny Noble

CD 103.1 was one of many stations to have been heard on the duo of 103.1 FM Santa Monica (KACD, now KDLD) and 103.1 FM Newport Beach (KBCD, now KDLE) over the years. The station offered a 70’s/80’s/90’s adult contemporary format – with the twist that music from each decade would be played in blocks […]

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