Other Sites of Interest
British Columbia Radio History - by Jack
Bennest. Featuring a vast collection of pictures, articles, links, and
other online memorabilia concerning radio history in our province.
Canadian Broadcasting - comprehensive timeline of Canada's
broadcasting history, with capsulized histories of nearly every radio
and tv station across the country.
History of Metropolitan Vancouver - by Chuck Davis.
This comprehensive site by Vancouver's eminent historian features
year-by-year chronologies, articles, quizes, photo archives, and much
RadioWest.ca - by Ted
Wendland. Featuring regional news concerning radio stations in western
Canada and U.S., especially the Pacific Northwest. Site includes
airchecks, jingles, surveys, and promos.
Rainier Radio - operated by the
Seattle Community College and devoted to the radio history of Seattle
and the state of Washington. This site features vintage radio programs
from Seattle's past, hundreds of jingles, and more.
Red Robinson's Web Page - Vancouver's own
SPARC Virtual Radio Museum - by the Society for the
Preservation of Antique Radio in Canada. With a focus on Canadian
achievement in radio and communication, this museum website highlights
the comprehesive collection of the physical museum located in
Coquitlam, British Columbia. And online you can listen to vintage audio
on the SPARC broadcast program.
Broadcasters - by Gord Lansdell. Alphabetically listed
mini-bios of the radio and television broadcasters, past and present,
who have performed *on air* in Vancouver, British Columbia. Gord also
operates a companion site Northwest Broadcasters which has a
comprehensive listing of every radio and television station in the
Pacific Northwest. Also includes recent news of events in the
Radio Museum - By Brian Walks. Dedicated to the history
of radio and television surrounding Vancouver. Contains historical
timelines, and individual galleries of photos devoted to the past of
our city's radio stations.
Oldies, Lyrics, and more Charts
ARSA - The Airheads Radio Survey
Archive - Over 3618 surveys covering 689 radio
Alaska Jim's Music Charts - Extensive links
to music charts and polls throughout the world.
Bay Area Radio Museum - traces the
history of radio in the San Francisco Bay Area. Includes archival
broadcasts, historical documents, photographs, music surveys and other
Cash Box Top
Singles - The legendary Cash Box Magazine Charts.
Collected by Randy Price.
560.com - a.k.a Steve's
Railroads - Steven Geisler has put together an impressive site devoted
to Miami's WQAM. Included are surveys in both text form and as scans.
You'll also recognize many jingles from the PAMS "Sonosational" series
which C-FUN used here.
Lyrics World - This site contains an
ever-expanding collection of lyrics for rock and pop songs that charted
in the Top 40 from 1930 to 1999. You'll find the titles of over 11,000
songs, each listed under the year in which it charted along with the
peak chart position (Billboard, USA) and the artist who recorded it.
Old Forty Fives.com - This incredible site contains
several short Flash movies that you can click on then take a nostalgic
journey through the Rock 'n Roll past of the Fifties and Sixties. Not
to be missed. Make sure your audio is turned on.
Oldiesloon - featuring hit
parades charts and memorabilia from cities througout the USA, including
Los Angeles, Chicago and the Twin Cities.
Oldies Music - by Ron Smith. This site
contains history, trivia and charts pertaining to the music of the 50s,
60s and 70s. Among other things you'll find a huge archive of links
that will lead you to the web site of nearly every oldies artist that
The Reel Top 40 Radio Repository - The authentic
aircheck museum of classic Top 40 radio and the greatest radio of all
Scrapbook - Canada's Aircheck Archive - by Dale R.
Patterson. A huge collection that includes airchecks, jingles, and
articles from radio stations across Canada.