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American Edit is a mashup album released by Party Ben and Team9 under the shared alias Dean Gray.
Arnie "Woo-Woo" Ginsburg (born August 5, 1926) was an American disc jockey in the Boston radio market from the mid-1950s to the 1970s.
The Beautiful Monsters Tour was a North American concert tour co-headlined by American rock bands Hole and Marilyn Manson.
The discography of Beck, an American rock musician, singer-songwriter, record producer and multi-instrumentalist, consists of thirteen studio albums, one compilation album, one remix album, three extended plays (EPs) and forty singles.
Benny Kay is an American recording artist and award-winning producer who has been creating music for over thirty years.
Bill Adler is an American music journalist and critic who specializes in hip-hop.
Bill Lichtenstein (born October 3, 1956) is an American print and broadcast journalist and documentary producer, president of the media production company, Lichtenstein Creative Media, Incorporated.
William Richard Werstine (born April 16, 1952), known professionally as Billy West, is an American voice actor, comedian, singer, musician, songwriter and former radio personality who is known for his voice-over work in a number of television series, films, video games and commercials.
William James McAuley III (born July 18, 1975), best known by his performing name, Bleu, is an American pop artist (singer-songwriter), professional songwriter and producer currently living in Los Angeles.
"Born to Run" is a song by American singer songwriter Bruce Springsteen, and the title song of his album Born to Run.
The Bosstown Sound (or Boston Sound) was the catchphrase of a marketing campaign to promote psychedelic rock and psychedelic pop bands in Boston, Massachusetts, in the late 1960s.
The Boston Tea Party was a concert venue located first at 53 Berkeley Street in the South End neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts, and later relocated to 15 Lansdowne Street in the former site of competitor, the Ark, in Boston's Kenmore Square neighborhood, across the street from Fenway Park.
Bradley Jay (born Bradley John Huckins on December 18) hosts WBZ's weekday overnight (12–5 a.m.) program, Jay Talking.
Charles & Eddie were an American soul music duo composed of Charles Pettigrew and Eddie Chacon.
Charles Laquidara (born 1938) is an American radio disc jockey whose show, The Big Mattress, was broadcast in the Boston, Massachusetts area for nearly 30 years (1969–1996) on WBCN.
Christopher Crosby Morris (born 1946) is an American author of fiction and non-fiction, as well as a lyricist, musical composer, and singer-songwriter.
Christopher Charles Collins (born Christopher Lawrence Latta, August 30, 1949 – June 12, 1994), also known as Chris Latta, was an American actor, voice actor and comedian, perhaps best known as the voice of Cobra Commander on the G.I. Joe animated series and Starscream in the first Transformers animated series.
"Dakota" (released in the US as "Dakota (You Made Me Feel Like the One)") is a song by Welsh alternative rock band Stereophonics.
"Dammit" (sometimes subtitled "Growing Up") is a song by American rock band Blink-182, released on September 23, 1997 as the second single from the group's second studio album, Dude Ranch (1997).
Dane Jeffrey Cook (born March 18, 1972) is an American stand-up comedian and film actor.
Daniel Isaac "Danny" Schechter (June 27, 1942 – March 19, 2015) was an American television producer, independent filmmaker, blogger, and media critic.
Darrell Blair-Edward Martinie The Cosmic Muffin (April 10, 1943 – July 26, 2006) was a Boston-based professional astrologer and radio personality.
David (Dave) Wohlman (born January 20, 1956 in Boston, Massachusetts) is a radio manager, producer, host, disc jockey, writer and musicologist.
The DCU Center (originally Centrum in Worcester, formerly Worcester's Centrum Centre and commonly Worcester Centrum) is an indoor arena and convention center complex in downtown Worcester, Massachusetts.
Dennis and Callahan was an American morning radio show on WEEI-FM, a sports radio station in Boston, Massachusetts.
Richard Michael Barrett (born June 22, 1964), better known as Dicky Barrett, is an American singer who is the frontman of Ska punk band The Mighty Mighty Bosstones, and the announcer for Jimmy Kimmel Live!.
"Do You Feel Like We Do" is a song by Peter Frampton originally appearing on the Frampton's Camel album that he released in 1973.
Eddie Gorodetsky is a television writer and producer.
Five All Night, Live All Night was a locally produced late-night TV show on Boston station WCVB-TV, channel 5 that aired from March 5, 1980 to December 12, 1982.
Fred (Toucher) Toettcher (born 1975) is a Marconi winning sports radio talk show host on WBZ-FM in Boston, co-hosting "Toucher and Rich" with Rich Shertenlieb.
Freeform, or freeform radio, is a radio station programming format in which the disc jockey is given total control over what music to play, regardless of music genre or commercial interests.
Freezepop is an American electronic band from Boston, Massachusetts, formed in 1999 by Liz Enthusiasm, Sean T. Drinkwater, and The Duke of Pannekoeken (an alias for Kasson Crooker).
The Garbage tour was the first world concert tour cycle completed by American/Scottish alternative rock group Garbage, which took the band throughout North America, Europe, Japan, Singapore, Australia and New Zealand in support of its self-titled debut album Garbage.
Gilbert A. Santos (April 19, 1938 – April 19, 2018) was an American radio play-by-play announcer for the New England Patriots of the National Football League, and morning sports reporter for WBZ radio in Boston.
Gonzo Greg Spillane (born March 28, 1965) is an American radio personality best known for various Morning Radio broadcasts, including The Big Dumb Show and Gonzo in the Morning.
Green Apple Quick Step, often abbreviated as GAQS, is an American rock band from Seattle.
Gregg Hughes (born May 23, 1963), better known by his air name Opie, is an American radio personality and podcast host best known as the former co-host of the Opie and Anthony radio show that aired from 1995 to 2014 with Anthony Cumia and comedian Jim Norton.
Hell and Back Together: 1984–1990 is a compilation album by the American rock band T.S.O.L. (True Sounds of Liberty), released in 1992 through Restless Records.
The history of radio disc jockeys covers the time when gramophone records were first transmitted by experimental radio broadcasters to present day radio personalities who host shows featuring a variety of recorded music.
Hullabaloo is a punk/grunge band from Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, started in 1986 by guitarist/vocalist Sluggo and vocalist/multi-instrumentalist TQ.
"I Feel Free" is a song first recorded by the British rock band Cream.
Iann Robinson (born c. 1971) is an American writer, musician and television personality best known as a former MTV News on-air correspondent.
Infinity Broadcasting Corporation was a radio company that existed from 1972 until 2005.
John J. "J.J." Jackson Jr. (April 8, 1941 – March 17, 2004) was an American radio and television personality.
James Montgomery (born May 12, 1949) is an American blues musician, best known as the lead singer, blues harp player, frontman, and bandleader of The James Montgomery Blues Band (a.k.a. The James Montgomery Band).
The Jammy Award (also known as the Jammys) are an awards show for bands typically called jam bands and other artists associated with live, improvisational music, created by Dean Budnick and Peter Shapiro. The Jammys are sponsored by Relix magazine, Jambands.com, and Shapiro.
John Adron Dennis is an American broadcaster best known as the co-host of WEEI-FM sports radio's former Dennis and Callahan morning show.
John H. Garabedian is an American radio personality and disc jockey.
John Scagliotti is an American film director and producer, and radio broadcaster.
Johnny Angel Wendell is an American writer, musician, and radio talk show host.
Jon Butcher (born May 5, 1955) is an American rock, blues songwriter, guitarist and freelance multimedia producer.
Jonathan Gregg (born January 26, 1955) is an American singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist (pedal steel, guitar, and dobro).
"Just What I Needed" is a song by American rock band the Cars, released as their debut single from their self-titled debut album, released in 1978 on Elektra Records.
Justin McIsaac (born 1978) is a semi-retired American professional wrestler, also known by his ring names "The Alpha Male" Justin Powers or Justin Shaype, who competes in independent promotions on the East Coast and Northeastern United States.
KEGL (97.1 FM, "The Eagle") is a radio station licensed to Fort Worth, Texas, United States.
KITS ("Alt 105.3") is a San Francisco, California, United States-based radio station broadcasting at 105.3 MHz.
KMET was a Los Angeles FM radio station owned by Metromedia (hence the "MET" in its call sign) that broadcast at 94.7 MHz, beginning in June 1968.
KNDD (107.7 FM), also known as "107.7 The End", is an alternative rock radio station in Seattle, Washington.
KROQ-FM (106.7 FM, 106.7 KROQ) is a radio station licensed to Pasadena, California serving the Greater Los Angeles Area.
KTBZ-FM (94.5 MHz "94.5 The Buzz") is a commercial FM radio station licensed to Houston, Texas.
Kum Back is the first bootleg album by the Beatles, released in January 1970.
Lance Norris (born August 9, 1962) is an American actor/writer/director/stand-up comic/critic/mentalist.
Lesley Ann Patten is a film director, screenwriter, and producer whose first feature documentary Loyalties won the 1999 Canada Award.
Limbo Race was an American post-punk band formed in Boston, Massachusetts in 1979 by Randy Black on guitar, John Neidhart on bass, and Peter Keaveney on drums.
This is a list of Internet radio stations, including traditional broadcast stations which stream programming over the Internet as well as Internet-only stations.
The New England Patriots' flagship radio station is WBZ-FM 98.5 FM, owned by CBS Radio.
Live! is a live album by The Police, released in 1995 on compact disc and cassette tape.
Lou Brutus (born November 10, 1962) is an American radio personality, program director, voice-over talent, musician, and photographer.
Louise Fitzgerald Wightman (née Johnson), also known as Lucy Wightman (born June 18, 1959 in Lake Forest, Illinois), is a former exotic dancer who performed in Boston and Providence the 1970s and 1980s using the stage name Princess Cheyenne.
Matt Siegel is the host of the Matty in the Morning Show in Massachusetts on KISS 108.
Matthews Arena, in Boston, Massachusetts, is a basketball and ice hockey arena.
Scott Cameron Despres (born September 4, 1970) is an American professional wrestler, trainer and promoter.
Nathaniel Johnson, veteran American radio broadcaster and record producer, was born in Concord, Massachusetts where he attended both private and public schools.
Neurotica is the fourth record and second LP from the band Redd Kross.
Oedipus (real name Edward Hyson) is an American radio personality.
Opie and Anthony is an American radio show hosted by Gregg "Opie" Hughes and Anthony Cumia that aired from 1995 to 2014, with comedian Jim Norton serving as co-host from 2001.
Peter Wolf (March 7, 1946) is an American rhythm and blues, soul and rock and roll musician, painter also known as the lead vocalist for the J. Geils Band from 1967 to 1983 and for a successful solo career with writing partner Will Jennings.
Philosophy of The World is the only studio album by the all-female teen rock group The Shaggs, released in 1969.
Professionally Damaged is a six-song EP by the American rock band Berlin Airlift.
Progressive rock is a radio station programming format that emerged in the late 1960s,Thomas Staudter,, The New York Times, March 24, 2002.
The Prudential Tower, also known as the Prudential Building or, colloquially, The Pru,subscription required'The Pru' everyone calls it: a resigned shrug of a name, as flat and uninflected as the wan moue its pronunciation requires." is an International Style skyscraper in Boston, Massachusetts.
Richard Theodore Otcasek (born March 23, 1944 or 1949) (sources differ) known as Ric Ocasek, is an American singer, songwriter, musician and record producer.
Rich Shertenlieb (born in New York) is a Marconi Award winning TV and sports radio talk show host on WBZ-FM in Boston, and simulcast nationwide on Comcast SportsNet television co-hosting "Toucher and Rich" with Fred Toettcher.
Rick Berlin (born Richard Gustave Kinscherf III, in Sioux City, Iowa in 1945) is a Boston-based singer-songwriter, formerly the frontman of Orchestra Luna, Luna, Berlin Airlift, Rick Berlin: The Movie, and The Shelley Winters Project.
"Right Here, Right Now" is a song by British big beat musician Fatboy Slim, released on 19 April 1999 as the fourth single from his second studio album You've Come a Long Way, Baby.
The Rock 'n' Roll Rumble (sometimes stylized "Rock & Roll Rumble"; formerly the "WBCN Rock 'n' Roll Rumble"), begun in 1979, is a Greater Boston "battle of the bands" competition sponsored by WZLX and its local music show Boston Emissions.
Ron Della Chiesa is a Boston area radio personality.
Ryen Russillo (born August 5, 1975) is an American sports journalist and American sports host who for many years hosted a radio show on ESPN.
Splashdown was an American pop rock band formed in 1996 in Allston, Massachusetts.
Super Bowl XLII was an American football game between the National Football Conference (NFC) champion New York Giants and the American Football Conference (AFC) champion New England Patriots to decide the National Football League (NFL) champion for the 2007 season.
Tami Heide, "The girl with two first names," is an American radio personality.
"Tessie" is both the longtime anthem of the Boston Red Sox and a 2004 song by the punk rock group Dropkick Murphys.
Tessie is an EP by Dropkick Murphys released in 2004.
The American Revolution is an upcoming feature-length documentary film that chronicles progressive rock radio station WBCN-FM in Boston, during the years 1968 to 1974, through the original sights, sounds and stories, and examines the station's role in both covering and promoting the dramatic social, political and cultural changes that took place during that era.
The Cars were an American rock band that emerged from the new wave scene in the late 1970s.
The David Lee Roth Show is an American radio show that aired from January 3 to April 21, 2006, hosted by rock musician David Lee Roth.
The J. Geils Band was an American rock band formed in 1968, in Worcester, Massachusetts, under the leadership of guitarist John "J." Geils.
The Mighty Mighty Bosstones (informally referred to as The Bosstones) are an American ska punk band from Boston, Massachusetts, formed in 1983.
The Minus 5 is an American pop rock band, headed by musician Scott McCaughey of Young Fresh Fellows, often in partnership with R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck.
The Name of This Band Is Talking Heads is a double live album by Talking Heads, originally released in 1982.
The Neighborhoods are a Boston rock band formed in 1978.
The Nightfly is the debut studio album by American singer-songwriter Donald Fagen.
The Proletariat are a punk rock band from Southeastern Massachusetts, whose heyday was during the 1980s, when they were active in the early Boston hardcore scene, sharing the bill with many of the best punk and hardcore punk acts of the time,.
Toucher and Rich is a Marconi Award winning morning radio show from 6 to 10 AM on The Sports Hub 98.5 WBZ-FM, in Boston, Massachusetts.
WAAF (107.3 MHz) is a commercial FM radio station licensed to Westborough, Massachusetts.
WAAF (WAAF 107.3 FM, simulcast on WKAF 97.7 FM) is in the Worcester, Massachusetts market, but by the mid-1980s WAAF had begun to direct most of its attention to the Boston radio market.
Waltham High School is the only public high school serving the city of Waltham, Massachusetts.
WBCN may refer to.
WBCN (1660 kHz "94.7 Smoke") is a commercial radio station licensed to Charlotte, North Carolina.
WBOS (92.9 MHz, "Alt 92.9") is a commercial alternative rock radio station licensed to Brookline, Massachusetts and serving Greater Boston.
WBZ (1030 kHz) is a Class A clear channel AM radio station licensed in Boston, Massachusetts.
WBZ-FM is a sports radio station known as "98.5 The Sports Hub" and broadcasting on 98.5 MHz in Boston, Massachusetts.
WFNX was an alternative rock radio station in Boston, Massachusetts, that operated as a commercial broadcast radio station from 1983 until July 24, 2012, and as an internet-only stream from October 30, 2012 to March 19, 2013.
WIP-FM (94.1 FM, "Sports Radio 94 WIP") is a commercial FM radio station licensed to serve Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
WJFK-FM, branded on-air as 106.7 The Fan, is a Sports formatted broadcast radio station licensed to Manassas, Virginia, serving the Washington metropolitan area.
WJMN (94.5 FM; "Jam'n 94.5") is a Rhythmic CHR radio station licensed to Boston, Massachusetts, United States, under the ownership of iHeartMedia.
"Working Class Hero" is a song by John Lennon from his 1970 album John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band, his first album after the break-up of the rock band the Beatles.
WUTF-TV, virtual channel 27 (UHF digital channel 29), is a UniMás-affiliated television station serving Boston, Massachusetts, United States that is licensed to Worcester.
WWBX (104.1 FM, Mix 104-1) is a radio station with a hot adult contemporary format in Boston, Massachusetts.
WWDC (101.1 FM, "DC101") is a commercial FM radio station licensed to serve Washington, D.C.. The station is owned by iHeartMedia through licensee AMFM Radio Licenses, L.L.C. and broadcasts an alternative rock format. Studios are located in Rockville, Maryland, while the station's broadcast tower is located near Silver Spring, Maryland at. WWDC serves as the flagship station for Elliot in the Morning and as the local affiliate for Skratch 'N Sniff and The Side Show Countdown with Nikki Sixx. WWDC uses HD Radio, and broadcasts an active rock format on its HD2 subchannel. The HD2 programming is simulcast on translator W284CQ.
WWKB is an AM radio station in Buffalo, New York, operating on a frequency of 1520 kHz.
99X is a radio station in Atlanta, Georgia, United States, streaming an alternative rock radio format branded as 99X, which began on full-power station WNNX (now WWWQ) FM 99.7 in late October 1992.
WZLX (100.7 FM) is a classic rock radio station in Boston, Massachusetts.
XM Satellite Radio (XM) was one of the three satellite radio (SDARS) and online radio services in the United States and Canada, operated by Sirius XM Holdings.
"You See Me Crying" is a power ballad by American hard rock band Aerosmith.
The year 1968 saw a number of significant events in radio broadcasting history.
This article includes a brief summary of a few notable trends in radio-based, popular music between the years 2000 and 2009.
On December 29, 2007, during the final week of the 2007 season, the New England Patriots defeated the New York Giants, 38–35, at Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey.
The following events occurred in radio in 2009.