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 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, WKES, WLKF, WLLD, WMBL, WPCV, WQPD, WSJT, 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, WENG, 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, 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, WSEB, WSGX, 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, WTRL, WTSP AM/FM, WTUN, WTWD, WTYM, WTZB, 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, WBIL, WCAC,
WDBO AM/FM, WFHT, WFLN, WHOO AM/FM, WITS, WJCM, WJFH, WKGF AM/FM, WKHF, WLOF,
WOKD AM/FM, WPRV, WSEB AM/FM, WSKP, WSLC, WWKE, WWLL, WWOJ, WWRZ, WWTK, WXKT, WYMR, WZSP, WZTK, WZZS
New This Month
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Tampa Bay Audio Clips
WFLZ - Jason Dixon -
1991 (Ellis Feaster)
WPAS - Tradin' Post promo -
1989 (John Rowe)
WQYK - Steve Austin - 2010
WTAN - Station ID - 1968
WWBA - FM 107.3 - News and
music breaks - 1977 (Rich Marino)
WXTB - Jesse Kage - 2008
WYNF - 94.9 - Robert Reed - 1987
WYUU - First jingle package - 1989 (Vaughn Baskin via Dick Wheeler)
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Tampa Bay Photo Album
- People -
WALT - Ed Heffington aka
Edward 'E' - 1963 (Ed Heffington)
WFLA - Tedd Webb retires - 2018
WFLZ - Andrew Eden
aka Hurricane Stevens
WFUS - Jewel visits - 2008
WGUL - Gary Benjamin -
late 1970s (Jeff Miller)
WLCY - Beau Richards
WPAS - John Rowe & Jill Finnerty - 1989 (John Rowe)
WQYK - Trace Adkins visits - 2000s
WRBQ - Mike Sutton - 1974
WRXB - Richard C. Guess - 2017
WSRZ - 106.7 - Scott Chase -
- Studios -
WALT - W. Kennedy Blvd. studios - late 1960s
WDAE - W101 FM's Reo Street studios control room - 1985
WGUL - New Port Richey
studio bldg. - 1957
(Shirley Michels/Jeff Miller) and
1964 (Terry Stanley)
WWJB - Main talk studio - 2018 (Tony W. Fernandez)
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- Featured Station -
- Photo Album - People -
WLAK - Jimmy Wakely - 1947
- Photo Album - Studios -
WLAK - Lobby view -
photo 2 - 1958
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- REMEMBERING -
(aka Capt. Dan)
Former WLCY chief engineer
and Tampa Bay's first
'Eye-in-the-Sky" traffic reporter
passed away July 7, 2018 at 82
Host of WUSF's "Morning Edition" and "Florida Matters"
passed away July 28, 2018 at 58