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Monday, October 10 – Columbus Day
9:30 AM – 2:00 PM:

“Number 2 Songs from the 1960’s”

Leif Ericson, a Norse explorer, is said to be the first European to land in North America nearly 500 years before Christopher Columbus. But even coming in second – # 2 – made Christopher Columbus famous. And on Columbus Day, from 9:30 AM to 2 PM, WATD’s Dave Skill will be playing songs from the 1960’s that made it all the way to # 2 on the music charts. It’s a Salute to Number 2 songs on Columbus Day here on 95.9 WATD.

Friday, November 25

9:30 AM – 2:00 PM

“1963 – The Year of the Youthquake”

Saturday, December 31*
(Previously 10th)

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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