Here are some assorted Sound Files, culled from dozens of WIXY airchecks. The quality varies from good to downright lousy, but these are rare! Enjoy!
|"....Here's even MORE music in THIS
hour!" - used before the Triple Play
Voiced by newsman Mike Dix
|1967||"RIGHT!" (used as an annoying drop-in) (2nd clip shows it in use)|
|1967||The "Ode to Mike Reineri" song - sung like "Ode to Billie Joe"|
|1967||WIXY's version of "Let's Spend the Night Together" ("Let's Spend the To-Night Gether")|
|1967||WIXY Promo for Lou "King" Kirby
1st is voiced by Bill Clark, WIXY newsman, 2nd is a short song sung by Lou!
|1967-8||WIXY "Supermen" appearance promo
Voiced by Jerry Brooke and Larry Morrow
Voiced by Jerry Brooke; live segment with Larry Morrow
|1967||"Flying Saucer" promotion
Taken from the Larry Morrow show (with plenty of reverb!)
|1966||Bob Engle (WIXY newsman)
announcing WIXY's new line-up - Feb., 1966
Announcing the arrival of Joey Reynolds at WIXY
|1965-6||The WIXY sign-on (WIXY originally signed off on Sunday nights)|
|1966||Lead-in to the news (this was only used for a few months)|
|1982||Larry Morrow, while at WWWE, talking with former WIXY owner Joe Zingale|
|1967-||WIXY's Bridal Fair spot, used
to promote their yearly bridal
Voiced by Chuck Dunaway; live portion with Larry Morrow.
|various||Thompson Drag Raceway spot -
high-energy and used for years and years!
Who could ever forget these???
|1969||News Briefs....used during
the Labor Day Super-Oldies Weekend of 1969
WIXY had a whole series of these, this is just one example
Tunnel" - playing parts of 6 songs in a row from 6 consecutive years,
The songs in this sample were shortened for brevity's sake. This aired in the Summer of 1969.
|1967||Something VERY rare: an editorial by WIXY Program Director George Brewer, concerning the WIXY-sponsored Monkees concert. Taped in April, 1967|
|1972||"The Last Contest" - a very morose and sarcastic bit, played on New Years Eve|
|?||A spot for the WIXY School. of Broadcast Technique, voiced by WIXY newsman (and School director) Bill Clark|
|1971||"Steve Hunter Day" in Cleveland - promo for Steve's arrival at WIXY, Sept. 1971|
|1971||Newsman Alexander Prescott announcing the Fall 1971 line-up, adding Steve Hunter|