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(Contributors in brackets)

September 17
Ron Britain & Bob DelGiorno
WIND, September 1, 1971
(Paul Wolski)

September 10
Frank Brodie
CKLW, September 17, 1969 (Pt. 2)

(Tom Howard)

September 3
Terry Steele
CHUM, September 16, 1975
(The CHUM Archives/Doug Thompson)

August 27
CJOB Promotional Disc
CJOB, 1957-58
(David Lennick)

August 20
Dave Sawyer
CJME, June 25, 1984
(Charlie Ritenburg)

August 13
Wink Martindale w/ Elvis Presley
WHBQ, August 1956

(Bill Dulmage)

August 6
Jimmy Darin
CKY, August 12, 1965
(Charlie Ritenburg)

July 30
Dave Shafer
June 7, 1967
(Charlie O'Brien)

July 23
Johnny Barrett
WKBW, July 24, 1961
(John Troll)

July 16
Soundathon #14, Pt. 1
CFUN Vancouver
(Jim Bower)

July 9
Hal Raymond
WDGY, July 9, 1964
(Bill Dulmage)

July 2
Burt Thombs & Gene Stevens
goldandgreatrevival.com, January 20, 2004

(Rob Muir)

June 25
Marc Denis
Q-92 (CFQR), July 21, 2007
(Marc Denis)

 



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Edition #956 - Week of September 24, 2017

CARL RUSSO
97 ROCK (WGRQ) Buffalo, N.Y.
October 8, 1984
 After nearly four decades at 97 Rock, Carl Russo
is going into the Hall of Fame.
Russo, who started at 97 Rock when it was known
as WGRQ in 1980, will be inducted into the
Buffalo Broadcasters Association Hall of Fame
on Thursday (9-28-17). Russo has been at 97 Rock
continuously for the past 37 years except for
a three-year stretch in the 1980s when he jocked
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