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RECENT AIRCHECKS
OF THE WEEK...

(Contributors in brackets)

June 18
Ted Richards
CKLW, June 29, 1973
(Charlie Ritenburg)

June 11
Bob Lewis
WABC-FM, June 1967
(Scrapbook archives)

June 4
George Hamberger
CFTR, June 9, 1980
(Tom Konard)

May 28
Roger Ashby
CHUM, May 27, 2007
(CHUM Archives/Doug Thompson)

May 21
J. Michael Wilson
CHUM, June 9, 1970
(Bill Dulmage)

John Rode
CILQ-FM (Q-107), May 22, 1977
(Bill Dulmage)

May 14
Wolfman Jack
CHUM, February 22, 1976
(The CHUM Archives/Doug Thompson)

May 7
Tom Rivers
CHUM, May 8, 1981, Pt. 1
(The CHUM Archives/Doug Thompson)

Wayne McAteer
CJBK, March 11, 1974
(Charlie Ritenburg)

April 30
Tom Kent
March 24, 1978
(Charlie Ritenburg)

April 23
Dex Card
WLS, April 16, 1967
(Don Shuttleworth)

April 16
Jim Kerr
WLS, April 15, 1977
(Don Shuttleworth)

April 9
Bob Dearborn
Night Time America
December 15, 1981
(Tom Konard)

April 2
Red Robinson
August 26, 1994
(Don Shuttleworth)

 



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AIRCHECK OF THE WEEK

Edition #943 - June 25, 2017


MARC DENIS
Q-92 (CFQR) Montreal
July 21, 2007 (UPGRADED)

Happy 150th, Canada!

We'd love to celebrate with an aircheck from 1867, the year Canada was born. but radio didn't exist back then. Canada's first radio station (XWA, the forerunner of CFCF Montreal) was still a half-century away from its initial broadcast when the Dominion of Canada came into being on July 1, 1867.

To celebrate Canada's 150th birthday, we're looking back at a show Marc Denis did a decade ago at La Ronde in salute to the amusement park and Expo '67's 40th anniversaries, all the while observing Canada's 140th birthday that July of 2007. Marc played the great hits of 1967, plus a few lesser-known tunes, during his Saturday Night Oldies program on Montreal's Q-92 (CFQR). It's a great listen. And while we celebrate Canada's 150th, let's not forget Montreal's 375th anniversary is this year. "The City of Saints" was founded in 1642.

Enjoy Marc "Mais Oui" Denis on Montreal's (Q-92) from July 21, 2007
... in the Aircheck of the Week!

Thanks to Marc himself for this great aircheck!


 


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But wait! That great radio lives again right here at Rock Radio Scrapbook. The unforgettable stations like CHUM, CKLW, CKEY, CKFH, CFTR, 1470 CFOX, CKGM, CJMS, CFUN, CKRC, FM 108, WKBW, WGR, WLS, WABC, KHJ and so many others can be heard and read about here.

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