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WAXQ

WAXQ (104.3 FM, "Q-104.3") is a classic rock-formatted radio station located in New York City. [1]

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Alice's Restaurant

"Alice's Restaurant Massacree", commonly known as "Alice's Restaurant", is a musical monologue by singer-songwriter Arlo Guthrie, released on his 1967 debut album Alice's Restaurant.

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Alternative rock

Alternative rock (also called alternative music, alt-rock or simply alternative) is a genre of rock music that emerged from the independent music underground of the 1980s and became widely popular by the 1990s.

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American Idol

American Idol is an American singing competition series created by Simon Fuller and produced by 19 Entertainment, and is distributed by FremantleMedia North America.

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Anthrax (American band)

Anthrax is an American thrash metal band from New York City, formed in 1981 by guitarist Scott Ian and bassist Dan Lilker.

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Arlo Guthrie

Arlo Davy Guthrie (born July 10, 1947) is an American folk singer.

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Boston

Boston (pronounced) is the capital and largest city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States.

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City of Detroit III

The City of Detroit III, often referred to as just the D-III, was a sidewheeler steamboat on the Detroit River and Lake Erie.

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Classic rock

Classic rock is a radio format which developed from the album-oriented rock (AOR) format in the early 1980s.

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Classical music

Classical music is art music produced or rooted in the traditions of Western music, including both liturgical (religious) and secular music.

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Commercial broadcasting

Commercial broadcasting (also called private broadcasting) is the broadcasting of television programs and radio programming by privately owned corporate media, as opposed to state sponsorship.

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Countdown with Keith Olbermann

Countdown with Keith Olbermann was an hour-long weeknight news and political commentary program hosted by Keith Olbermann that aired on MSNBC from 2003-2011 and Current TV from 2011-2012.

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David Dubal

David Dubal (born Cleveland, Ohio) is an American pianist, teacher, author, lecturer, broadcaster, and painter.

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Disc jockey

A disc jockey (abbreviated DJ, D.J. or deejay) is a person who plays recorded music for an audience, either a radio audience if the mix is broadcast or the audience in a venue such as a bar or nightclub.

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Durham, North Carolina

Durham is a city in the U.S. state of North Carolina.

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Eddie Trunk

Eddie Scott Trunk (born August 8, 1964) is an American music historian, radio personality, talk show host, and author, best known as the host of several hard rock and heavy metal-themed radio and television shows.

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Electric Light Orchestra

The Electric Light Orchestra (ELO) are a British rock group from Birmingham, England.

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Empire State Building

The Empire State Building is a 102-storyDepending on the source, the floor count of the Empire State Building is variously cited as 102 or 103.

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Encyclopædia Britannica

The Encyclopædia Britannica (Latin for "British Encyclopaedia"), published by Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., is a general knowledge English-language encyclopaedia.

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Entercom

Entercom is an American broadcasting company based in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania.

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FM broadcast band

The FM broadcast band, used for FM broadcast radio by radio stations, differs between different parts of the world.

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FM broadcasting

FM broadcasting is a VHF broadcasting technology, pioneered by Edwin Howard Armstrong, which uses frequency modulation (FM) to provide high-fidelity sound over broadcast radio.

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GAF Materials Corporation

GAF is a company based in Parsippany, New Jersey, that has roots dating back to the late 19th century.

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Goldsboro, North Carolina

Goldsboro is a city in Wayne County, North Carolina, United States.

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Hard rock

Hard rock is a loosely defined subgenre of rock music which began in the mid-1960s, with the garage, psychedelic and blues rock movements.

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Hartford, Connecticut

Hartford is the capital of Connecticut and the historic seat of Hartford County until Connecticut disbanded county government in 1960.

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HD Radio

HD Radio is a trademarked term for iBiquity's in-band on-channel (IBOC) digital radio technology used by AM and FM radio stations to transmit audio and data by using a digital signal embedded “on-frequency” immediately above and below a station's standard analog signal, providing the means to listen to the same program in either HD (digital radio with less noise) or as a standard broadcast (analog radio with standard sound quality).

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Heavy metal music

Heavy metal is a genre of rock music that developed in the late 1960s and early 1970s, largely in the United Kingdom and the United States.

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Hertz

The hertz (symbol Hz) is the unit of frequency in the International System of Units (SI) and is defined as one cycle per second.

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IHeartMedia

iHeartMedia, Inc. (formerly CC Media Holdings, Inc.) is an American mass media company headquartered in San Antonio, Texas.

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International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union

The International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union (ILGWU) was once one of the largest labor unions in the United States, one of the first U.S. unions to have a primarily female membership, and a key player in the labor history of the 1920s and 1930s.

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John Lennon

John Winston Ono Lennon (born John Winston Lennon; 9 October 1940 – 8 December 1980) was an English singer and songwriter who rose to worldwide fame as a co-founder of the band the Beatles, the most commercially successful band in the history of popular music.

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Ken Dashow

Ken Dashow is a writer, performer and director.

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Led Zeppelin

Led Zeppelin were an English rock band formed in London in 1968.

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Led Zeppelin (album)

Led Zeppelin is the debut studio album by the English rock band Led Zeppelin.

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Make the Grade

Make the Grade is a children's game show that aired from October 2, 1989 through December 29, 1991 on Nickelodeon.

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Manhattan

Manhattan is the most densely populated of the five boroughs of New York City.

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Marc Coppola (actor)

Marc "The Cope" Coppola is an American actor and DJ working for KGB-FM in San Diego, California & WAXQ/WLTW in New York City.

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NBC

The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) is an American commercial broadcast television and radio network that is the flagship property of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast.

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New Year's Eve

In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on December 31.

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New York City

New York – often called New York City or the City of New York to distinguish it from the State of New York, of which it is a part – is the most populous city in the United States and the center of the New York metropolitan area, the premier gateway for legal immigration to the United States and one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world.

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New York metropolitan area

The New York metropolitan area includes the most populous city in the United States (New York City); counties comprising Long Island and the Mid- and Lower Hudson Valley in the state of New York; the five largest cities in New Jersey (Newark, Jersey City, Paterson, Elizabeth, and Edison) and their vicinities; six of the seven largest cities in Connecticut (Bridgeport, New Haven, Stamford, Waterbury, Norwalk, and Danbury) and their vicinities; and five counties in northeastern Pennsylvania.

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Nonprofit organization

A nonprofit organization (NPO, also known as a non-business entity) is an organization that uses its surplus revenues to further achieve its purpose or mission, rather than distributing its surplus income to the organization's directors (or equivalents) as profit or dividends.

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Providence, Rhode Island

Providence is the capital and most populous city in Rhode Island.

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Radio format

A radio format or programming format (to be confused with broadcast programming) describes the overall content broadcast on a radio station.

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Radio station

Radio station (short: station) is – according to Article 1.61 of the International Telecommunication Union´s (ITU) RR – defined as "one or more transmitters or receivers or a combination of transmitters and receivers, including the accessory equipment, necessary at one location for carrying on a radiocommunication service, or the radio astronomy service.

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Raleigh, North Carolina

Raleigh is the capital of the state of North Carolina as well as the seat of Wake County in the United States.

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Red Hot Chili Peppers

Red Hot Chili Peppers (also sometimes shortened to "The Chili Peppers" or abbreviated as "RHCP") are an American rock band formed in Los Angeles in 1983.

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Riverhead (town), New York

The town of Riverhead is in Suffolk County, New York, on the north shore of Long Island.

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Roll Over Beethoven

"Roll Over Beethoven" is a 1956 hit single by Chuck Berry originally released on Chess Records, with "Drifting Heart" as the B-side.

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Ronnie Wood

Ronald David "Ronnie" Wood (born 1 June 1947) is an English rock musician, singer, songwriter, artist and radio personality best known as a member of The Rolling Stones since 1975, as well as a member of the Faces and former member of the Jeff Beck Group.

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Scott Muni

Scott Muni (May 10, 1930 – September 28, 2004, aged 74) was an American disc jockey, who worked at the heyday of the AM Top 40 format and then was a pioneer of FM progressive rock radio.

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Stairway to Heaven

"Stairway to Heaven" is a song by the English rock band Led Zeppelin, released in late 1971.

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Steven Van Zandt

Steven Van Zandt (born November 22, 1950) is an American musician, songwriter, arranger, record producer, actor, and radio disc jockey, who frequently goes by the stage names Little Steven or Miami Steve.

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Thanksgiving (United States)

Thanksgiving, or Thanksgiving Day, is a holiday celebrated in the United States on the fourth Thursday in November.

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The Beatles

The Beatles were an English rock band, formed in Liverpool in 1960.

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The Byrds

The Byrds were an American rock band, formed in Los Angeles, California in 1964.

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The New York Times

The New York Times (NYT) is an American daily newspaper, founded and continuously published in New York City since September 18, 1851, by the New York Times Company.

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The Sopranos

The Sopranos is an American crime drama television series created by David Chase.

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Time (magazine)

Time (styled within the magazine as TIME) is an American weekly news magazine published in New York City.

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Tribeca

Tribeca, originally written as TriBeCa, is a neighborhood in Lower Manhattan, New York City.

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Type O Negative

Type O Negative was a gothic/doom metal band from Brooklyn, New York City.

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USA Today

USA Today is a national American daily middle-market newspaper published by the Gannett Company.

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Watt

The watt (symbol: W) is a derived unit of power in the International System of Units (SI), named after the Scottish engineer James Watt (1736–1819).

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WBGG-FM

WBGG-FM, branded as Big 105.9, is a classic rock radio station licensed to Ft. Lauderdale, Florida and serving the Miami-Ft.

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WBMP (FM)

WBMP (92.3 FM) – branding 92.3 AMP Radio – is an American radio station licensed to serve New York City.

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WBMX (FM)

WBMX, known on-air as "Mix 104-1," is a radio station with a hot adult contemporary format in Boston, Massachusetts.

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WFAN-FM

WFAN-FM (101.9 FM), also known as Sports Radio 66 and 101.9 FM or The Fan, is a sports radio station located in New York City.

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WHCN

WHCN ("The River 105.9") is a classic hits music formatted radio station based in Hartford, Connecticut.

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WHTZ

WHTZ (100.3 FM) – branded Z100 – is a commercial Top 40 (CHR) radio station licensed to Newark, New Jersey, serving the New York metropolitan area.

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William Benton (senator)

William Burnett Benton (April 1, 1900 – March 18, 1973) was a U.S. senator from Connecticut (1949–1953) and publisher of the Encyclopædia Britannica (1943–1973).

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William F. Buckley, Jr.

William Frank Buckley, Jr. (November 24, 1925 – February 27, 2008) was an American conservative author and commentator.

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WKTU

WKTU (103.5 FM) – branded 103.5 KTU – is a Rhythmic Contemporary format radio station licensed to Lake Success, New York, USA, a suburb of New York City.

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WLTW

WLTW (106.7 FM, "106.7 Lite FM") is a radio station with an Mainstream AC format in New York City.

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WNCN

WNCN, channel 17, is an NBC-affiliated television station that is licensed to Goldsboro, North Carolina, United States, and serves North Carolina's Triangle region.

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WOR (AM)

WOR (710 AM) is a class A (nighttime clear-channel station), AM radio station located in New York, New York, U.S., operating on 710 kHz.

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WQXR-FM

WQXR-FM (105.9 FM) is an American classical radio station licensed to Newark, New Jersey and serving the New York City metropolitan area.

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WRCN-FM

WRCN-FM (103.9 FM) is a radio station broadcasting a news/talk format.

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WWBB

WWBB (101.5 FM, "B101") is a radio station in Providence, Rhode Island.

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WWFS

WWFS (102.7 FM) is a New York City hot adult contemporary radio station owned and operated by CBS Radio.

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WWPR-FM

WWPR-FM (105.1 MHz), known by its branding slogan Power 105.1, is an Urban Contemporary radio station located in New York City.

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YouTube

YouTube is a video-sharing website headquartered in San Bruno, California, United States.

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1949 in radio

The year 1949 saw a number of significant events in radio broadcasting history.

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32 Avenue of the Americas

32 Avenue of the Americas, also known as the AT&T Long Distance Building, is a 27-story landmarked Art Deco skyscraper located in the Tribeca neighborhood of New York City.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WAXQ

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