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.

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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, WDIZ, 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, WHOT, 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, WCXS, WFHT, WFLN, WITS, WJCM, WJFH, WKGF AM/FM, WKHF, WOKD AM/FM, WPRV, WSEB AM/FM, WSKP, WSLC, WSRQ, WWLL, WWOJ, WWTK, WXKT, WYMR, WZSP, WZTK, WZZS
New This Month

June 2022

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- TAMPA BAY STATIONS -
- AUDIO CLIPS -

WSUN - 97X Legal ID - 3/15/22
WSUN - FM - El Nuevo Zol 97.1 - 4/29/22
- Featured Audio Clip -
Aaron Jacobson - Do-it-all radio man - 2021 (Spectrum Sports)

- PHOTO ALBUM -
- People -

WDAE - John Bohannan
WFLA - Dick Norman - late 1980s
WFLA/WSUN - Pat Largo
WMTX - 100.7 - Laura Diaz - 2019
WPLP - Paul Bilzerian - ca. 1980
WQYK - Greg Rogers - late 1970s
WTMP - Martin Grammatica - 2020
WTRL - Dick Ring - 1976
(Rich Marino)
WXTB - Ron Michaels - 1993/2018

- Studios-

WDAE -iHeart studios entrance - 2019

- MEMORABILIA -
- Newspaper Ads/Articles -
- Station Related -

WALT - Dave Archard remembers WALT Radio - 2001
WSST - "Free Spirit Radio" t-shirt - 1970s
WTMP - Budweiser Showdown - 1984
WYNF - 94.9 - Max Headroom/Coke t-shirts - 1990s
WYUU - Bob O'Brien's A.I.R. Award - 1999

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- FEATURED STATIONS -
- PHOTO ALBUM -
- People -

WONN - Bob Crews - ca. 2013
WPLA - Joe Penny - 1982

- Studios -

WONN - New facility - 1966
(Larry Vickers, The Ledger)
WONN - Tower toppled - 1960
WONN - Transmitter - 2018
(Scott Fybush)

- MEMORABILIA -
- Station Related -

WONN - QSL card - 1986
WPLA - Cookbook 4
(Barbara Williams Brown)
WPLA - Cookbook 6 - 1989

- OTHER STATIONS -
- PHOTO ALBUM -
- People -

WPCV - Dale Sellers - 2017
WPCV - Dale Sellers & Julie Kansy - 2022

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- OTHER CENTRAL FL STATIONS -
- PHOTO ALBUM -
- Studios -

WAUC - Studio desk - 2021
(Hardee Broadcasting, LLC)

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- REMEMBERING -

- Gerald Newton -
(WDCF/WPAS)
passed away May 5, 2022 at 80.

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