Top 40 competitors
Fri Jun 16 18:00:47 EDT 2006
I have a WRKO Golden Oldies yellow, see through LP...but other than that, I
was between Hartford and Northfield, VT at the time. BTW...there was NO
competition in Northfield, VT!
----- Original Message -----
From: "Doug Drown" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "Rick Kelly" <email@example.com>; "Roger Kolakowski"
Cc: "Boston Radio Interest Board"
Sent: Friday, June 16, 2006 5:31 PM
Subject: Re: Top 40 competitors
> What about WBZ and WMEX, in the pre-WRKO days? WBZ was always the big Top
> 40 station in eastern New England when I was growing up, but did 'MEX give
> it much competition in the Boston metro area?
> (We never could get 'MEX out near Fitchburg.)
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Rick Kelly" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: "Roger Kolakowski" <email@example.com>
> Cc: "Boston Radio Interest Board"
> Sent: Friday, June 16, 2006 4:55 PM
> Subject: Re: Top 40 competitors
> > On 6/16/06, Roger Kolakowski <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > > Springfield was almost a "Hartford / Springfield" market as I remember
> > > with WHYN winning South of the city...
> > WHYN dominated all competitors in Springfield, and not a bad signal in
> > Hartford. WACE, WTXL and WSPR were all Top 40 at one point in the
> > 60's. In the seventies, WAQY-FM mounted an offensive. They were
> > unsuccessful as well.
> > Rick Kelly
> > www.northeastairchecks.com
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