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RadioYears is all about the stations and the people. We're a work in progress and one of the Web's most comprehensive archives on Florida radio broadcasting history. Our focus is on select standard broadcast AM and FM stations in West Central Florida, with primary emphasis on the Greater Tampa Bay area. This extensive repository of text, images and audio, available ad free and without charge, is an excellent resource for the study of Florida's great radio history.

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WHAT'S INSIDE...

Who's Who - Station histories and personnel bios.

Photo Album - Galleries of radio personnel and stations.

Memorabilia - Music surveys, ads, articles, program schedules, sales tools, stickers, license plates, and other station-related items.

Audio Clips - Airchecks, newscasts, station jingles, promos, commercials, IDs, program intros and theme songs.

Related Links - Links to other radio broadcast history and tribute sites.

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OUR STATIONS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM
Featured Stations:
WLAK, WONN, WPLA
Hall Communications Big 4, WCIE, WFSI, WGTO, WLKF, WMBL, WPCV, WQPD, WVFM/WEZY, WWRZ, WYFO, WYSE/WWAB
    WBAR, WCZE, WFXI, WHAN, WHFL, WHGS, WHNR,
WINT AM/FM, WIPC, WLVF AM/FM, WPUL, WQXM, WSIR, WTHN, WTWB, WWBF, WWRZ, WXEZ, WXKL, WXPQ, WYXY, WZNG
 

WAKS, WALT, WAMA, WAMR AM/FM, WAVE, WAVV, WAYP, WAZE, WBBY, WBDN AM/FM, WBOY,
WBRD AM/FM
, WBRN, WBSB, WBTP, WBVM, WBZZ, WCBF, WCIE, WCKX, WCLE, WCOF, WCTQ, WCWR,
WDAE AM/FM
, WDCF, WDCL, WDDV AM/FM, WDHL, WDUV, WEBK, WEND, WEZX, WFCE, WFHH, WFJO, WFLA AM/FM, WFLZ, WFNN, WFNS, WFSO, WFTI, WFUS, WGES, WGHB, WGHR, WGNB AM/FM, WGNP, WGUL AM/FM, WHBN, WHBO, WHBO, WHBS, WHFS AM/FM, WHNZ, WHPT, WHVE, WIBC, WIBQ, WILV, WILZ, WINQ, WIOK, WIQI, WISP, WJIS, WJBB, WJQB, WJRB, WJYW, WKES, WKGA, WKLV, WKRL, WKTS, WKXY, WKZM, WLCC, WLCY AM/FM, WLFF, WLFW, WLLD, WLPJ, WLSS, WLTQ,
WLVU AM/FM, WMBR, WMGG, WMGG AM/FM, WMLO, WMNF, WMTX AM/FM, WMTX, WNLT, WNSI, WNZE, WOFN, WOJC, WOKF, WPAS, WPBB, WPDS,
WPIN AM/FM
, WPKM, WPLP, WPOI, WPSO AM/FM, WQBN, WQSA, WQSR, WQXM, WQYK AM/FM, WRAV, WRBB, WRBQ AM/FM, WRFA, WRMD, WRUB, WRXB, WSAA, WSAF AM/FM, WSDV, WSGX, WSIS, WSJT, WSMR, WSOL, WSPB AM/FM, WSRQ, WSRZ,
WSRZ AM/FM
, WSSR, WSST, WSUN AM/FM,
WTAN AM/FM
, WTBL, WTBN, WTBT, WTCX, WTIS, WTKN, WTMP AM/FM, WTMY, WTPA, WTRL,
WTSP AM/FM
, WTUN, WTWD, WTYM, WUGL, WUKS, WUSA, WUSF, WVTY AM/FM, WWBA AM/FM, WWBA, WWJB, WWKY, WWLF, WWMI, WWPR, WWQT, WWRM, WWTB, WWZZ, WXCR, WXGL, WXJB, WXTB, WXYB, WYAK, WYFE, WYMZ, WYND, WYNF, WYNF, WYOU, WYTA, WYUU, WZHR, WZNE, WZRH, WZST, WZTM

  WANZ, WAPG, WAPR, WAUC, WAVP, WCAC,
WFHT, WFLN, WITS, WJCM, WJFH, WKGF AM/FM, WKHF, WOKD AM/FM, WPRV, WSEB AM/FM, WSKP, WSLC, WWLL, WWOJ, WWTK, WXKT, WYMR, WZSP, WZTK, WZZS
New This Month

December 2019

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- Featured Audio Clip -

Stan Grams and WLCY - 2006

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Tampa Bay Audio Clips

WFLA - Legal ID - 1997
WFUS - Craig 'Catfish' Hunter
and Launa Phillips - 2010
WTMP - Jerry Walker
Disco Party - 1981

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Tampa Bay Photo Album

- People -

Tampa Bay Radio Reunion - 2019 (Tony W. Fernandez)
WBVM- Walt Marsicano - 2011
WDAE - Chaz Roye and
Roger Connell - 1952
WFLA - Frank Johnson - 1961
WHVE - Steve Huntington - 1990
WKXY - Dodie Davis - 1955
WMTX - 95.7 - JoJo Walker and
Hulk Hogan - 1994
WPLP - Michael Spears - 1980
WQBN - Mario Quevedo - 2017
WSRZ - 106.3 - Hank Kestenbaum
WUSA - Bob DeCarlo - ca. 1990
WYUU - Alpha Trivette - ca. 1995

- Studios -

WJIS - The Joy FM studios - 2019
WMNF - South Boulevard studios - 1979 (Justin Garcia)
WQSA - Birkey Street studios demolished - 2019

- Mobile Units -

WLLD - Remote SUV - ca. 2014
WRBQ - Remote van - 2015
WYND - Remote unit - 1971
(Jimmy Michaels)
WYUU - Remote vans - 1990s

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- Tampa Bay Memorabilia -

- Newspaper Ads/Articles -

WSOL - Religious Radio Pioneer - 1971 (Earl Polk)

- Station Related -

WAMR - "Music Of Your Life" sticker - mid 1980s
WBRN - Bubba's Army t-shirt - 2015
WCOF - "Coast 107.3" fridge magnet - 1990s
WFLZ - "Power 93" license plate - late 80s (Dave Harrell)
WKES - "FM 91.1" sticker - late 90s
WMGG - 95.7 - "Let's 96"
Magic 96/Wendy's sticker -
early 80s
WRFA - City maps - mid 80s

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- Other Polk County Stations -

- Photo Album - People -

WHNR - Jim Stafford visits Boss Hogg Radio - 2019
WHNR - Rick Stafford and
Todd Walker - 2019

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