This is an actual broadcast of WIFC Radio in Wausau, Wisconsin on October 5, 1971. Hosted by WIFC DJ Dave Arrowood. This broadcast at the time commemorates the 2nd anniversary of this station. This vintage radio broadcast has been digitally remastered at our studios here at Rock-it Radio Online and placed on Compact Disc. With an hour of Great Mid 60's Programming, including music, ads and newsbits. Dave Arrowood is an excellent DJ with a great delivery featuring some great music from 1971. A great sample of how Radio was back in 1971! Here is a playlist of what you will hear in this broadcast.
Here is the playlist to give you an idea of what you will hear in this broadcast.
1. Song: Don't you want to Rain Dance with me -- The Guess Who
2. WIFC Jingle
3. Song: Easy Rider
4. Local weather report
5. WIFC Jingle
6. Song: Hitchin a ride -- Vanity Fair
7. Song: I ain't got time anymore -- Glass Bottle
8. Station Promotional announcement -- Win a WIFC Transistor Radio in there 2nd Anniversary Give Away Contest!
9. Advertisement for Wausau Furniture Store
10. DJ announces the latest win a transistor Radio Contest
11. Song: Keep it in the family -- The Road Home
12. Song: Dreams I dream -- James Taylor
13. News Break -- Nationwide Strike by Longshoremen is ending.
14. Advertisement for IMA Insurance
15. News continues -- President Nixon blocks pay raise to Federal Employees to be able to continue his economic plan. Report in Cambodia as attacks by Communists to that country continue. U.S. Senate voted to put a 350 Million Dollar ceiling on spending in War on stopping communist insurgency in Laos.
16. Advertisement for Newsweek Magazine -- feature story this week about a Controversial conductor for the New York Philharmonic.
17. More News: A bomb in Belfast wipes out a British Military Post. In San Francisco a 4 month old Cemetary Worker Strike has left 1500 bodies left to be buried. Governor Reagan of California promises administrative action to help grieving family members of that city.
18. Weather Broadcast
19. Song: Charity Ball -- Fanny
20. Really cute Small Child Segue for WIFC
21. Song: 2 Divided by love -- The Grass Roots
22. Song: Gypsies, tramps and thieves -- Cher
23. Song: Red Rover Come on over -- Baylor McKenzie Band
24. Televison Movie Advertisement for "Bearcats"
25. WIFC Jingle
26. Song: Bridge over troubled water -- Simon and Garfunkle
27. Song: Superstar -- The Carpenters
28. Song: Seems like a long time -- Rod Stewart
29. Song: One thing you can't hide is when you're crippled inside -- John Lennon and the Plastic Ono Band
30. WIFC Jingle
31. Song: Stagger Lee -- Tommy Roe
32. Song: Wild Night -- Van Morrison
33. Song: (Cut off) Everybody's everything -- Santana