Dan's Aircheck Trading Emporium

Buffalo, New York Airchecks

 

WGR notepaper

 

Call Letters Frequency Date (YYYY/MM/DD) Start Time Disk Jockey and/or format (positioner) Duration (min) Scoping
various 1974-1975 ------ Don Berns collection 90 Scoped
various 1985/07/-- ----- Tour of WBEN-FM (3 min), WGR-FM (5 min), and WKBW (10 min) 18 Scoped
WBEN 930 1997/08/25 15:00 Sandy Beach/Talk (his first day) 92 None
WBLK-FM (Depew) 93.7 1968/12/-- 20:38 George Lorenz 92 None
WBUF-FM 92.9 1984/05/27   AC 47 None
1986/06/07   Dick Bartley Solid Gold Saturday Night 46 None
WECK 1230 1997/06/26 07:30 Stan Roberts/Nostalgia (mild DX) 46 None
1997/11/11 07:48 Stan Roberts/Nostalgia (mild DX) 46 None
1999/01/13 06:55 Stan Roberts/Nostalgia (lots of snowstorm/school closings coverage) 93 None
1999/07/07   Dan Armstrong/Nostalgia 91 None
WEBR 970 ------ ------ "Sound of the City" jingle featuring the Alan Ferguson orchestra with The Young Americans 1:14 N/A
1961/01/06 08:00 Al Meltzer.  MOR 59 None
WGKT 1400 1988/08/15 06:00 Chip Douglas.  First day for the station. 47 None
WGR 550 1972-73 ------ Stan Roberts collection #1 92 Scoped
1973 ------ Stan Roberts jingles 4 N/A
1973 ------ Stan Roberts collection #2 91 Scoped
1973-74 ------ Jerry Farrell collection #1 92 Scoped
1973-74 ------ Stan Roberts collection #3 91 Scoped
1973/09/05 09:03 Stan Roberts (DX) 30 None
1973/12/25 ------ Stan Roberts (takes Christmas day phone calls) 76 Scoped
1974 ------ Jerry Farrell collection #2 91 Scoped
1974 ------ Stan Roberts collection #4/Dan Neavereth 91 None
1974 ------ Stan Roberts collection #5 91 Scoped
1974-76 ------ Stan Roberts collection #6 90 Scoped
1974/--/-- ------ Stan Roberts/Joey Reynolds/Sandy Beach reunion 342 Scoped
1974/08/25 ------ Sandy Beach last day (some speed fluctuations) 87 Partly
1974/10/28 08:00 Stan Roberts 43 None
1975/05/12 21:30 Shane 30 None
1976-87 ------ Stan Roberts collection #7 (WGR/WBUF) 67 None
1976/04/11 11:32 Jerry Farrell 61 None
1979/02/06 ------ Shane 60 Scoped
1979-85 ------ Composite of various airchecks 92 Scoped
1982/03/25 17:31 Frank Benny 31 None
1984/06/09 20:32 Wolfman Jack 55 None
2000/01/28 23:00 Final WGR newscast with Tom Puckett.  Somewhat emotional, and Mr. Puckett does the final sign-off three times to get it right.  WGR was going to an all-sports format, and news was no longer to be part of the programming. 12 None
WGRF-FM 96.9 1996/02/--   Rock of the '80s Weekend. 370 None
1996/09/02   John Mellencamp BBQ Concert. Simulcast with VH1. 69 None
1996/10/31   Rock's Scariest Tunes. Halloween show. 91 None
WGRQ-FM 96.9 1974/03/13 20:48 Rufus Coyote followed by Super Shannon. 84 None
1981/04/08 13:45 Larry Norton 19 None
WHTT-FM 104.1 1996/09/30 07:35 Dan Neavereth/Oldies ("Oldies 104") 92 None
1996/11/15 05:55 Dan Neavereth/Oldies ("Oldies 104") 46 None
1996/11/16-17   Buffalo Radio Greats Reunion Weekend. 821 (13 hours, 41 minutes) None
1999/01/11 07:45 Dan Neavereth/Oldies ("Oldies 104") 46 None
WKBW

WWKB starting in 1986
1520 1959/06/24 ------ Dick Biondi 3 Scoped
1959/06/26 06:28 Perry Allen 10 Partly
1961 ------ jingles 4 ------
1961/07/24 ------ Johnny Barrett.  Excellent period jingles. 185 Music Only
1961/07/24 ------ Jim Taylor/Tom Shannon (music only scoped/news and spots intact/excellent jingles!) 88 Music Only
1961/07/24 12:22 Johnny Barrett 50 None
1961/07/24 05:28 Don Keller (Farm and Home Show/Jay Nelson (at 6 a.m.). 113 None (music restored)
1961/07/25 07:26 Jay Nelson 119 None (music restored)
1961/07/25 09:01 Tom Shannon (restored aircheck) 175 None
1964/02/22 23:10 Joey Reynolds/Bob Diamond ("House Party") 187 None
1964/02/24 17:50 Dan Neaverth, Joey Reynolds, and Bob Diamond on the House Party Show. 277 None
1966/03/25 10:00 Jefferson Kaye 28 None
1966/08/12 12:00 Rod Roddy (fair quality) 60 None
1968/07/08 00:05 Bob Shannon (dx) 20 None
1969/10/31   Dan Neaverth, Sandy Beach, Stan Roberts, and program director Jefferson Kaye.  "Paul McCartney is Alive and Well—Maybe." 62 None
1969/11/07   Dan Neaverth.  "Eastern America, the moment you've all been waiting for—Paul is alive and well—maybe." 89 None
1970/12/22 19:35 Jackson Armstrong 158 News Only
1971/03/19 19:00 Jackson Armstrong 126 None
1971/10/31   "War of the Worlds" reenactment by 'KBW djs, including Jackson Armstrong. 83 None
1971/11/-- 20:03 Jackson Armstrong 41 None
1971/11/-- 21:04 Jackson Armstrong 60 None
1972/04/01 22:50 Jackson Armstrong (DX) 29 None
1973/02/28 18:06 Jackson Armstrong (last show) 120 None
1973/07/18 08:27 Dan Neaverth 22 None
1974/10/28 08:49 Dan Neaverth 16 None
1979/01/28 19:32 Al Bandiero (DX) 61 None
1979/10/29 19:30 Al Bandiero (mild DX) 127 None
1981/10/19 23:29 Chuck Lakefield 44 None
1982/12/02 00:30 Trish Mattimore/AC (occasional DX) 46 None
1984/06/15   Trish Mattimore/AC (DX'd) 90 None
1986/03/07 17:00 full 5 p.m. newscast 28 None
2003/01/27 06:00 Dan Neaverth.  First day of return-to-music format 203 None
2005/10/31   Jack Armstrong (oldies) 126 None
2006/02/03   Jack Armstrong (oldies) 177 None
WKSE-FM 98.5 1991/--/--   Donnie Walker/CHR ("Kiss 98.5") 45 None
1992/05/12   Donnie Walker 92 None
1996/09/30   Doc Reno/CHR-Pop ("Kiss 98.5") 92 None
1996/12/24   Christmas Eve Special with Janet, Nick, and Weeze/CHR ("Kiss 98.5") 91 None
WMJQ-FM 102.5 1991/10/--   Mike Steele/CHR ("Magic 102.5") 33 None
1995/--/--   AC/"Saturday Night Retro-Mix" 89 None
WNYS-FM 104.1 1982/09/--   Shotgun Johnny - Rock 'n' Roll Ringo 43 None
1984/05/26 20:35 Pete Houseman/CHR 45 None
1984/05/26 21:35 Pete Houseman/CHR 46 None
WPHD 103.3 1982/02/14 10:49 Tony Magoo 41 None
WSJZ-FM 92.9 1996/09/30 05:57 Stan Roberts/New AC ("Smooth Jazz") 93 None
1996/10/14 06:00 Stan Roberts/New AC ("Smooth Jazz") 184 None
1996/11/26 07:15 Stan Roberts/New AC ("Smooth Jazz") 62 None
1996/12/12 06:00 Stan Roberts/New AC ("Smooth Jazz") 93 None
WYSL 1080 1960/12/02 09:20 Morning Overture/Carousel (Beautiful Music format) 84 None
1970/12/24 09:38 Rufus Coyote 31 None