Motor City Radio Flashbacks

Memories From the Soundtrack of Your Life

THE MAGIC BEHIND THE DETROIT MOTOWN SOUND! ’73

May 8th, 2017

“NEITHER ONE OF US” (INSTRUMENTAL) * GLADYS KNIGHT & THE PIPS * 1973

THE ‘GODFATHER OF SOUL’: THE ‘MAN’S WORLD’ LP! ’66

May 5th, 2017

JAMES BROWN * KING RECORDS (COMPLETE ALBUM) * 1966


This was James Brown’s 16th album. Released date: August, 1966



THE ESSENCE OF ‘SOUL’ 60S GENERATION: ’66 DEFINED!

May 5th, 2017


JAMES BROWN * 1966


— BILLBOARD: Peaked #50, November 12, 1966 —


TOP DETROIT DEEJAY’S PICK THE WEEK’S TOP HITS! 1967

May 5th, 2017

DETROIT FREE PRESS Friday, May 5, 1967 (click on image 2x for largest view)



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THE DETROIT RADIO TOP 10. 50 YEARS AGO THIS DAY


WXYZ DETROIT RADIO: ’75 NEWSPAPER AD FLASHBACK

May 5th, 2017



Tuesday, April 08, 1975

A DETROIT RADIO BACK-PAGE AD

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DETROIT FREE PRESS: “LET WXYZ 1270 PUT YOU ON ITS’ PAYROLL”

(Above WXYZ ad courtesy freep.com newspapers archive. Copyright 2017; Newspapers.com).


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JINGLES HEARD! THE JAM PRODUCTIONS SERIES: WXYZ

May 5th, 2017

A WXYZ 1270 ‘JAM’ Jingle Byte ON MOTOR CITY RADIO FLASHBACKS

 WXYZ-AM * It’s A WXYZ Weekend! * 1975

A special THANK YOU to Henry Krueger for recently sharing this *rare* WXYZ 1270 Jam Productions’ jingle from 1975. Enjoy your WXYZ weekend!


ANOTHER BILLBOARD CLASSIC ‘SOUL’ RECORD AD: ’66

May 4th, 2017

A BILLBOARD OKEH RECORDS AD PAGE RIP: ”It’s An Uphill Climb To The Bottom,” Walter Jackson May 7, 1966 (click on image 2x for largest view)


WALTER JACKSON * 1966

ANOTHER BILLBOARD CLASSIC ‘SOUL’ RECORD AD: ’66

May 4th, 2017

A BILLBOARD KING RECORDS AD PAGE RIP: “It’s A Man’s Man’s Man’s World,” James Brown May 7, 1966 (click on image 2x for largest view)


JAMES BROWN * 1966

THE ESSENCE OF ‘SOUL’ 60S GENERATION: ’67 DEFINED!

May 2nd, 2017


LOU RAWLS * CAPITOL ’67

— BILLBOARD: Peaked #29, May 13, 1967 —


THE ESSENCE OF ‘SOUL’ 60S GENERATION: ’67 DEFINED!

May 2nd, 2017


THE FANTASTIC FOUR * RIC-TIC ’67

— BILLBOARD: Peaked #63, May 20, 1967 —


Motor City Radio Flashbacks

Memories From the Soundtrack of Your Life