This is an actual Broadcast from 16 April, 1966 with WAYS DJ - Mike Greene. WAYS at 610 on your AM Dial was the premier Rock Radio Station in Charlotte in 1966 -
Along with the great tunes of that era you will also hear some great local ads -- And the professional presentation of Mike Greene. Here is the playlist of this unedited broadcast just like you would hear it back in 1966! on Big WAYS Radio!
1. Show starts off with very interesting news...
--- Moscow reports Soviet Astronauts and Space Program are training to put men on the Moon -- but not until they do some lunar orbits in there space crafts first.
--- Jackson, Missisippi are facing Desegregation issues.
--- Miners are refusing to return to work and there strike continues.
--- Bootleggers here in Charlotte will without a doubt get 90 days in jail - No Appeal, No break in sentence.
---- FDA advises all doctor's that the Birth Control Pill should not be prescribed for more then 4 years for women.
---- Talk on ladies wearing "Peek A Boo" Blouses.
2. Advertisement for Arthur Murray Dance Schools. With great jingle.
3. Local Weather
4. More News: "Police and Negroes battle on West Coast".
5. Promo: "First in Charlotte and Second to None! That's Big Ways News!"
6. Promo: "It's the Mike Greene Program!"
7. Song: Love's made a fool of you -- Bobby Fuller Four
8. Advertisement for Select Mobile Homes
9. Advertisement for the Long John Silver's R&B Show from 8 to Midnight on WAYS.
10. Advertisement for Charlotte Chrysler-Plymouth -- Spoof on Batman and Robin with Fat Man and Bobbin.
11. Song: So much in love -- Ben E. King
12. Advertisement for Streetman Food Products
13. Public Library Public Service Announcement.
14. WAYS Jingle
15. Promo: Big WAYS Parade of Hits -- There's hits, hits and more Hits on Big WAYS Radio.
16. Advertisement: "Get away from it all at Lake Hill Apartments with total Electrical Living!
17. Song: I love Onions -- Suzie Christie
18. Station ID: "This is 61 Charlotte WAYS ... Where you're hearing things!"
19. Advertisement for Bonanza Mobile Homes
20. It's money Matchbook time on Big WAYS Radio -- Worth and Win $61.00 !
21. Advertisement: Frank Woods presents the Pontiac Poet -- Pontiac Ad.
22. Song: Cool Jerk -- The Capitals
23. Song: Double shot of my baby's love -- The Swinging Medallions
24. Advertisement for Gunner's Gasoline
25. Jingle -- 61 Charlotte -- WAYS
26. Advertisement for Ed Griffin Realty Advertisement -- Call Today!
27. Song: She blew a good thing -- The Poets
28. Song: Please don't stop loving me -- Elvis Presley
30. Advertisement for Charlotte Chrysler Plymouth Ad.
31. Advertisement for Bonanza Motor Homes
32. Advertisement for the Fabulous World 600 -- Motor Car Race from Charlotte Motor Speedway.
33. Carolina Speedway Advertisement
34. Song: Darlin Baby -- The Elgins
35. Jingle: "At Big WAYS -- he's our good guy ... Mike Greene!"
36. Song: Pin the tail on the donkey -- Paul Teech
37. Big WAYS Baseball Game with phone in contestant.
38. Advertisement for Select Mobile Homes
39. Song: I'll take good care of you -- Garnett Mimms
40. Advertisement for Young Ford Dealership featuring the 1966 Mustang and the 1966 Fairlanes!
41. Song: You're my soul and Inspiration -- The Righteous Brothers
42. Big WAYS Big Stories --
-- Tornado in North Carolina
-- Textile Union Workers Walk Off of job
-- Billy Graham gives president words of encouragement before operation.
-- Big News -- Cigarettes are biggest cause of heart attacks.
-- Forest Fire Report
-- In Charlotte Police Captain fights to get his job back.