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Airchecks Update 20/11/2020

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…and more from the Les Cook collection this week, this week we feature Cookie himself! 6PM aircheck April 4th 1986 – Les Cook Dur: 93’45”, 65.9 MB, Stereo Audio credit: SCA/Les Cook Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney 6PM aircheck January 15th 1990 – Les Cook Dur: 47’12”, 22.1 MB, Mono Audio credit: SCA/Les Cook […]

Airchecks Update 12/11/2020

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..and rolling on this week with more Australian radio airchecks from the Les Cook collection: Funtastic 2UW Tape 1974 Varying Durations, see below Audio credit: ARN/Les Cook Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney This one is a compile tape of 2UW bits ‘n’ pieces and again some wonderful stuff here as follows: Cut 1: Funtastic […]

Airchecks Update 04/11/2020

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…and rolling on this week with more Australian radio airchecks from the Les Cook collection: 4BK aircheck February 19th 1979 – Richard Perno Dur: 31’20”, 14.6 MB, Mono Audio credit: SCA/Les Cook Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney 4GR aircheck, date unknown – Donnie Sutherland Dur: 41’36”, 19.5 MB, Mono Audio credit: SCA/Les Cook Restored/Dubbed […]

Airchecks Update 28/10/2020

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…and rolling on this week with more Australian radio airchecks from the Les Cook collection: 2UW airchecks October 29 to November 1st inclusive 1974 – Leon Byner Dur: 41’28”, 19.1 MB, Mono Audio credit: ARN/Les Cook Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney 2UW aircheck November 8th 1974 – Peter Butler Dur: 31’29”, 14.3 MB, Mono […]

Airchecks Update 21/10/2020

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More airchecks here from the Les Cook collection, mostly 2UW audio this week! 2UW aircheck May 7th 1973 – Don Blake Dur: 57’34”, 26.3 MB, Mono Audio credit: ARN/Les Cook Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney 2UW aircheck December 16th 1978 and February 24th 1979 – Donnie Sutherland Dur: 11’44”, 5.5 MB, Mono Audio credit: […]

Airchecks Update 14/10/2020

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More airchecks here from the Les Cook collection received recently and my many thanks to him for supplying the tapes for transfer and then giving permission for them to be put online! 2NX aircheck December 16th 1973 – Andy Simpson Dur: 62’25”, 29.2 MB, Mono Audio credit: SCA/Les Cook Restored/Dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney […]

The last month and a bit has seen my good mate Cookie from the other side of the country send over another batch of Australian radio airchecks on cassette tapes. The last couple of weeks I’ve actually finished all of them and now Cookie has given permission for them to be put online. So here […]

Request for Matthew!

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Shoutout to Matthew who wrote to us last week and wondered if we had any 5AD 80’s material. Matt, it seems we’re a bit thin on the ground there, we mostly just have mid to late 70’s 5AD – that said, I did find these couple of tracks and I hope you enjoy them! Thanks […]

Audio Update 20/08/2020

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http://franksterarchives.org/audio/2gbwheeleroct2011.mp32GB: Glenn Wheeler aircheck edit, October 2011Dur: 2 hr 14 min, 122 MB, MonoAudio credit: Nine Radio http://franksterarchives.org/audio/2uwlaws79.mp32UW: The last John Laws Show – July 27th 1979Dur: 60’52”, 55.7 MB, StereoAudio credit: ARN**Thanks to David Rogerson http://franksterarchives.org/audio/2uwdave3023.mp32UW tape 3023: Dave Whitcomb partial aircheck February 3rd 1978Dur: 6’32”, 8.9 MB, StereoAudio credit: ARN http://franksterarchives.org/audio/5ka.mp35KA Jingle Demos, […]

Audio Update 07/08/2020

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All tracks restored from TDK AD90 cassette tapes and dubbed by Frankster @ DSM Sydney http://franksterarchives.org/audio/3xyboogiecheck16to25.mp33XY/Bay-FM Boogiecheck – Tape tracks 16 to 25Dur: 1 hr 22 min, 38.5 MB, StereoAudio credit: AWA Limited http://franksterarchives.org/audio/3xyboogiecheck26to35.mp33XY/Bay-FM Boogiecheck – Tape tracks 26 to 35Dur: 55’54”, 26.0 MB, StereoAudio credit: AWA Limited http://franksterarchives.org/audio/3xyboogiecheck36to45.mp33XY/Bay-FM Boogiecheck – Tape tracks 36 to […]

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