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AIRCHECK, The Story of Top 40 Radio in San Diego

The story of radio stations KCBQ, KGB, KDEO, and XEAK as the Top 40 format prevailed over AM radio from 1955 to 1982. Aircheck offers a general history of San Diego radio stations, detailed histories of the four key Top 40 stations, short biographies and photos of each DJ, images of studios, weekly surveys, memorabilia, coverage charts, a glossary of terms, and a full name index. Aircheck deftly covers the degree of competition that occured between stations and among staff to reach and retain top ratings. This soft cover, 8 1/2 X 11 perfect bound book with 112 pages, was privately printed and limited to 1000 copies. Direct orders from this site will receive an update of events that have occured since publication. Order yours today on the form below.

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1. The Sounds and Stories of Great Radio Stations in San Diego -Read Aircheck while listening to the Great Radio Stations of the Past CD by 'Shotgun Tom' Kelly. Great Radio Stations originally aired on KCBQ in 1993. The CD features actual broadcasts from KOGO, KDEO, KGB, KFMB-100 FM, KPRI FM, and KCBQ during the 1960s and 1970s, with an added bonus track of Los Angeles Oldies Station KRTH from 1999. This normally $40 offer includes a signed copy of Aircheck by Mr. Leonard and a signed CD by 'Shotgun Tom' for only $30, plus shipping.
 
2. KGB Classic Airchecks 1965-1982 by California Aircheck features over 35 KGB air personalities from the days of Boss Radio to the 13K era. Total run time is 79.37 minutes. At a retail price of $16.50, this CD is available with a signed copy of AIRCHECK, the book, for a combined price of $27.00, plus shipping.
 
3. KCBQ Classic Airchecks 1965-1970 by California Aircheck features Gary Allyn, Jim Mtchell, Shamus P. O'Hara, Larry Mitchell, Jack Hayes, Scotty Day, Bobby Wayne, Dex Allen, Happy Hare, Thom Devine, Ron 'Ugly' Thompson, and Lee Baby Simms. Total run time is 79.37 minutes. At a retail price of $16.50, this CD is available with a signed copy of AIRCHECK, the book, for a combined price of $27.00, plus shipping. Add $12.00 for both CDs for a total of $39.00.
 
4. KCBQ 1990 Reunion DVD, a video of KCBQ air personalities from the 1950s through the 1970s. Produced by California Aircheck. Run time is 2 hours. This DVD has a retail price of $45.00. It is available to you through this website with a signed copy of AIRCHECK for a combined price of $38.00, plus shipping. Add CDs for $12.00 for each, or see the 'I'll do it all' deal below.

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___ Send me ___ signed copies of Aircheck, The Story of Top 40 Radio in San Diego at $15.00 each. (add shipping of $4.00 for media mail OR $5.50 for priority mail ... you choose). Additional shipping cost for more than two copies. 
 
___ Send me ___ signed copies of the Sounds and Stories of Great Radio Stations in San Diego CD and Aircheck at $30.00. (add $5.50 for priority shipping)
 
___ Send me the KGB ___ KCBQ ___ Classic Airchecks CD with a signed copy of the book Aircheck at a special price of $27.00 (or $39.00 for both CDs). Add $5.50 for priority shipping.
 
___ Send me the KCBQ 1990 Reunion DVD with a signed copy of the book Aircheck at a special price of $38.00. Add $5.50 for priority shipping.
 
___ I'll do it all! Send me a signed copy of Aircheck, a Great Radio Stations in San Diego CD signed by 'Shotgun' Tom Kelly , the KCBQ 1990 Reunion DVD, and both Classic Airchecks CDs for $75.00 including shipping. What a Deal!
 
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