Special Programming — Dave Skill Flashback Specials & Audio Features

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Saturday, May 28
12:10 PM – 6:00 PM:

“1960’s Musical Bookends”

Three hours of music and news from 1960, the start of the decade, and three hours of music and news from 1969, the end of the decade

Monday, May 30 – Memorial Day
9:30 AM – 2:00 PM:

“Welcome to Summer 2016 – ‘60’s Summer Oldies”

Summer officially arrives on June 21st. But, for most of us, Memorial Day signals the “UNOFFICIAL” start of summer. And, to honor that tradition, you’re invited to join WATD’s Dave Skill on Memorial Day as Dave plays all your favorite summer songs from the 1960’s

Saturday, June 18
12:10-3:00 PM

Delivering The “male” Order – Hit Songs With Men’s Names In The Title In Honor Of Fathers Day

and 3:00 – 6:00 PM

 1966 – The Music, The News, The Culture – A Half Century Later

Saturday, June 25
12:10 PM – 3:00 PM:

“1967 – The Year of Pepper, Protest and Psychedelic” 

and 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM:

“1968 – A Year of Evolution, Revolution”

Monday, July 4
9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m:

“From the Shot Heard Round the World in 1776, to The Music Heard Round the World Two Centuries Later in 1976”

Saturday, July 30
12:10 PM – 3:00 PM:

“1960’s One Hit Wonders”

and 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM:

“1960’s Girl Groups”

Saturday, August 13
12:10 PM – 3:00 PM:

 “Motown Spectacular”

and 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM:

“The Music of the Brill Building – New York City’s Hit Songs Factory”

Monday, September 5– Labor Day
9:30 AM – 2:00 PM:

“The Endless Summer 2016”

Monday, October 12 – Columbus Day
9:30 AM – 2:00 PM:

“Number 2 Songs from the 1960’s”

Friday, November 25
9:30 AM – 2:00 PM

“1963 – The Year of the Youthquake”

Saturday, December 10
12:10 PM – 3:00 PM:

“A Day for Doo Wop”

 and 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM:

“Folk Rock Festival”

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