Welcome to RadioYears!
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.
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
|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, WFLG, 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, WWRZ, WWTK, WXKT, WYMR, WZSP, WZTK, WZZS
New This Month
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- Featured Audio Clip -
Bob Collins - WGN/Chicago 1990s
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Tampa Bay Audio Clips
WFLA - Bruce Williams intros
Bob Lassiter - 1996
WJIS - 'Feedback' show closer - 1986
WRBQ - Gary Ballenger - 1991 (Cedric Harris)
WYND - Chip Taylor - 1975
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Tampa Bay Photo Album
- People -
WBRD- Robert R. Nelson - 1960 (Rich Marino)
WDAE - Ralph Nicholson - undated
WDCF - Steve Baker - 1982
WEND - Bob Wilhite - 1989
WFLZ - Bob Cummings - 1988
WRBQ - Bobby Rich - 2015
WYUU - Kelly Stevens and
Alpha Trivette - 1990s
- Studios -
WDAE - Allied Building studios - 1940s
WYUU - On-air studio - ca. 1995
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- Tampa Bay Memorabilia -
- Station Related -
WALT - Li'l General pirate hat - 1960s
WAMR - Letterhead - 1972
WBVM - Coverage map - 2010
WFLA - "I Survived Hurricane Elena" t-shirt - 1985 (Ken Charles)
WLCY - Coverage map -
early 1970s (Ken Charles)
WQSR - "Quad 102 1/2" t-shirt - 1970s
WSRZ-106.3 - "Oldies 106" sticker - 1996
WXTB - "98 Rock." clear window sticker - late 1980s
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- OTHER STATIONS -
- Audio Clips -
WCIE - "Temple Vespers" close
and station ID - 1989
- Photo Album - People -
WGTO - Henry Jay & Brenda Lee
WPCV - Eric Clark - undated
WWAB - Fester Jenkins - 2019
WWAB - Johnny Rocket - 2019
WWAB - Lady Z - 2018
WWAB - Tater Hays - 2019