Ride the airwaves into the New Year


Apologies to WQSR's Bob Worthington, who found himself transformed last week, thanks to a case of brain lock by yours truly, to Bob Montgomery.

Want to ring-in the New Year via the radio? Here are some

options: WBJC-FM (91.5): Garrison Keillor hits the airwaves at 11: 30 p.m. with "A Prairie Home Companion Late Night New Year's Party."

WJHU-FM (88.1): Andy Bienstock puts together a special jazz show to run from 8: 30 p.m. to 10 p.m., followed by NPR's traveling jazz round-up from 10 p.m.-3 a.m.

WOCT-FM (104.3): A "Like Live" lineup begins at 9 p.m. with performances by Peter Frampton, Grand Funk Railroad and others. The evening will be topped off by an Eagles concert beginning just after midnight.

WPOC-FM (93.1): "The Top 93 of 1996," with host Greg Cole, will count down Baltimore's favorite country music from 6 p.m. to midnight.

WQSR-FM (105.7): New Year's greetings from around the world will begin at 7 a.m. At 9 p.m., Bob Montgomery begins a live broadcast from Universal Studios, Fla.

WWMX-FM (106.5): The top 30 songs of 1996, beginning at 9 p.m. with host Greg Carpenter. Just before midnight, the station will broadcasting celebration music to accompany the Inner Harbor fireworks display.

WXYV-FM (102.7): The top 103 songs of the year, from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m., then commercial-free until midnight New Year's Day.

Pub Date: 12/31/96

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