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WKNR TOP 30 DETROIT KEENER HITS: THIS WEEK 02/1971

February 22nd, 2018

WKNR MUSIC GUIDE February 22, 1971 (click on chart image for largest view)



WKNR MUSIC GUIDE February 22, 1971 (click on chart image for largest view)


KEENER 13 February 1971


47 YEARS AGO THIS WEEK. FEBRUARY 1971


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A SPECIAL THANK YOU

In Memory of George Griggs

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Above WKNR music chart courtesy of Mrs. Patty Griggs and the George L. Griggs estate.




WKNR TOP 31 DETROIT KEENER HITS: THIS WEEK 02/1970

February 21st, 2018

WKNR MUSIC GUIDE February 17, 1970 (click on chart image for largest view)



WKNR MUSIC GUIDE February 17, 1970 (click on chart image for largest view)


KEENER 13 February 1970


48 YEARS AGO THIS WEEK. FEBRUARY 1970


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A SPECIAL THANK YOU

In Memory of George Griggs

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Above WKNR music chart courtesy of Mrs. Patty Griggs and the George L. Griggs estate.




WKNR TOP 31 DETROIT KEENER HITS: THIS WEEK 02/1969

February 20th, 2018

WKNR MUSIC GUIDE February 20, 1969 (click on chart image for largest view)



WKNR MUSIC GUIDE February 20, 1969 (click on chart image for largest view)


KEENER 13 February 1969


49 YEARS AGO THIS WEEK. FEBRUARY 1969


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A SPECIAL THANK YOU

In Memory of George Griggs

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Above WKNR music chart courtesy of Mrs. Patty Griggs and the George L. Griggs estate.




WKNR TOP 31 DETROIT KEENER HITS: THIS WEEK 02/1968

February 19th, 2018

WKNR MUSIC GUIDE February 15, 1968 (click on chart image for largest view)



WKNR MUSIC GUIDE February 15, 1968 (click on chart image for largest view)


KEENER 13 February 1968


50 YEARS AGO THIS WEEK. FEBRUARY 1968


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A SPECIAL THANK YOU

In Memory of George Griggs

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Above WKNR music chart courtesy of Mrs. Patty Griggs and the George L. Griggs estate.




DETROIT RADIO BACK-PAGES, ’64! WJBK 15 & WKNR 13

February 1st, 2018

THE DETROIT DAILY PRESS August 1964


Sunday, August 23, 1964

A DETROIT RADIO BACK-PAGE

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DETROIT FREE PRESS: WJBK/WKNR ‘New Programming Pays Off’ 


A MCRFB Note: The Detroit Daily Press went to press for the first time on Wednesday, July 22, 1964. The Detroit Free Press and the Detroit News were effectively still out on strike (beginning July 14) when this article went to print. Having reached an agreement on November 23, the Detroit dailies resumed publications on Tuesday, November 24, 1964.


Above WJBK/WKNR related article is courtesy freep.com newspaper archive. Copyright 2018. Newspapers.com.

The above featured 8/23/1964 article was ‘clipped,’ saved, and imaged from the credited source by Motor City Radio Flashbacks


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WKNR DETROIT TOP 13 KEENER HITS! THIS WEEK 01/1964

January 10th, 2018

WKNR MUSIC GUIDE January 09, 1964 (click on chart image for largest view)



DIONNE WARWICK * KEENER 01 * 1964

THE MARKETTS * KEENER 02 * 1964

 LESLEY GORE * KEENER 03 * 1964

CLIFF RICHARDS * KEENER 04 * 1964

RIVIERAS * KEENER 05 * 1964

BOBBY VINTON * KEENER 06 * 1964

MAJOR LANCE * KEENER 07 * 1964

TIMMY SHAW * KEENER 08 * 1964

THE MURMAIDS * KEENER 09 * 1964

THE TAMS * KEENER 10 * 1964

THE PIXIES THREE * KEENER 11 * 1964

SHIRLEY MATHEWS * KEENER 12 * 1964

THE TRASHMEN * KEENER 13 * 1964


WKNR JINGLE * POWERHOUSE ONE-DERFUL (Richard Ullman) * 1964

WKNR MUSIC GUIDE January 09, 1964 (click on chart image for largest view)


SUSAN PERRIN * KEY SONG * 1964

KEENER 13 January 9, 1964


54 YEARS AGO. JANUARY 1964


A KEENER NOTE: Sam Holman? He was only on WKNR for several weeks during January 1964. Sam Holman filled the void left open when Jim Sanders left for Milwaukee (December 1963) during which time WKNR awaited the anticipated arrival (by month’s end) of Jerry Goodwin from WQAM, Miami.


A SPECIAL THANK YOU

In Memory of George Griggs

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Above WKNR music chart courtesy of Mrs. Patty Griggs and the George L. Griggs estate.



‘BROADCASTING’ ’64: A DETROIT WKNR-AM RADIO AD

January 10th, 2018

A ‘BROADCASTING’ WKNR-13 AD PAGE RIP: January 06, 1964 (click image 2x for largest view)




‘BROADCASTING’ ’64: A DETROIT WKNR-AM RADIO AD

January 10th, 2018

A ‘BROADCASTING’ WKNR-13 AD PAGE RIP: January 20, 1964 (click image 2x for largest view)




THE KEENER KEY MEN OF MUSIC: HAPPY NEW YEAR! ’68

December 31st, 2017

WKNR ‘NEW YEAR’ BEST WISHES ’68 * Bob Green Productions * December 1967

50 YEARS AGO!

A 1967 WKNR Holiday “Best Wishes” for the coming New Year 1968. From all the Keener Key Men of Music!





WKNR DETROIT RADIO 13: ’65 NEWSPAPER FLASHBACK!

December 28th, 2017




Sunday, November 7, 1965

A DETROIT RADIO BACK-PAGE

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DETROIT FREE PRESS: “’Alice’s Adventures In Keenerland”

(Above WKNR newspaper print courtesy freep.com newspapers archive. Copyright 2017; Newspapers.com)


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