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Davy Jones - 05/27/69

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'That's the wicked Mr. Pickett comin' through the thicket with the Solid Sound of Soul for ya..."

Davy Jones came to WPGC in 1968 by way of WBZ / Boston and held down nights through 1971 when he left for WMAL-FM. He was also the station's Music Director during this time and co-produced the Rockumentary, 'The Rock & Roll Generation' with big Wilson.

On this particular Summer day, DJ is heard working 3-8PM but arrives late. Midday man, Bob Peyton (Dave McKay) is heard on the first break. Program Director and afternoon man, Charlie Shoe is off for some reason and Davy uses the occasion to bring his blistering high energy presentation for all to hear in PM drive (complete with accent reverb!).

Listen for an agency spot for H.I.S. Jeans by the Brooklyn Bridge, in a commercial that sounds suspiciously like 'The Worst That Could Happen'.

News Guy, Bob Raleigh's (Bill Miller) voice is heard at the tail of a pre-recorded Pulsebeat newscast as well as on the Legal ID.

Jingles are from the PAMS' package, 'Grid'. The primary station positioner in use at the time was the apt, 'WPGC #1'.


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