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Backtrax 90’s with Kid Kelly
Saturday 8-10am

Join the award-winning Kid Kelly for a trip to the 90’s…when we all partied like it was 1999!  You’’ hear the cream of the crop from a great musical decade, including artist interviews, tour info, and stories about the songs you remember so well….It all adds up to a great Saturday morning visit to 3WZ.


The Mike Harvey Show
Saturday 6pm-12am

SharkiesAt the age of 10, Mike Harvey’s passion was RADIO. Filing records at his local station and building his first “illegal” radio station in his bedroom (the neighbors’ complaints shut him down in just a few days) was just the beginning of Mike’s career! Anxious to hear more “rock & roll music,” Mike built his own receiver by stringing a “spider web” of copper antenna wire throughout the neighborhood roofs and tree-tops. It worked! And his ingenuity allowed Mike to receive music from distant rock & roll stations throughout the country where now-famous disk jockeys influenced him.

On his 16th birthday, Mike received his Radio Operator’s License, and that same day, applied to the local radio station for a disk-jockey job…. and became “The Teen Time” DJ after school…. for a whopping $20/week!

Those days and that salary are gone, of course….but Mike’s forte remains his on-air delivery and content.  3WZ is proud to include The Mike Harvey Saturday Night All-Request Party in its all-star weekend lineup.  The show airs LIVE Saturday night from 6-midnight, and includes requests.

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The Jim Brickman Show
Sunday 10am

Weekends are fun, and so are we! It’s The Jim Brickman Show! The most charted AC artist of our time, Jim Brickman, brings you interesting interviews, advice and topics that will keep you laughing and listening all weekend long. The most charted AC artist of our time, Jim Brickman, has touched millions with his music. Join Jim, along with Brynne & Bob, as they cover everything from Hollywood & health to lifestyle & food.

Jim welcomes the biggest names in music: Tracy Chapman, Carrie Underwood, Natalie Imbruglia, David Cook, Kelly Clarkson & more each weekend. Plus rather than “reporting” on what experts say, Jim goes straight to the source with experts from The Food Network, HGTV, USA Today & the top leaders in health, wellness & relationships. For weekly contests, interviews, links and more visitjimbrickman.com/radioshow. And if you have a question, song request or comment for Jim or The Jim Brickman Show Team send an email to friends@jimbrickan.com & it may even be read on the air!

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Absolutey 80’s with Nina Blackwood
Sunday 6-9pm

Her voice and face are instantly recognizable as the iconic representative of rock and roll at a time when music was fun, and changed the world. As MTV’s very first VJ, NINA BLACKWOOD became the symbol of all things hip and culturally on-point for a whole generation who looked to her as the final word on rock knowledge and history.

After five wildly successful years as the face of MTV, NINA signed an unprecedented dual show contract with Paramount Television, anchoring both her own weekly “Rock Report” on Entertainment Tonight, and co-hosting TV’s award winning show “Solid Gold.” Her popularity led to appearances on Britain’s top TV network the BBC, as well as European and American network television and film appearances including “Live Aid,” “The British Phonograph Awards,” “The Monteux Rock Festival” and “Farm Aid.”

In 1999, NINA’s nationally syndicated radio program “Absolutely80s” went on the air, kicking off major new interest in both the music and lifestyle of the ‘80s. The hit show is still distributed by United Stations Radio Networks.

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