Bruce Bradley joins WBZ, when the station is still playing middle of the road pop music. He is dick a big party, and he does a re-creation of how his show from the s used to sound. Bob Kennedy, who will do talk and public affairs, joins WBZ.
The call-in number is Algonquin Overnight is Dick Summer. Gary LaPierre joins the news staff, with his first assignment to spend 24 hours with The Beatles.
Dick Summer & the Nightlite Show, WBZ Radio 103 Boston | August, 1964
The Northeast Blackout plunges the region into summers. Only people who have transistor radios are able wbz tune in to WBZ. The Beatles perform live at Suffolk Downs. Bruce Bradley introduces the show, and in the audience is then year old Joe Kennedy. WBZ does a series on racial problems in Boston.
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Newsweek Magazine does an article praising the series. WBZ gets the right to broadcast Boston Bruins hockey, which had been on another station. Veteran announcer Fred Cusick is chosen to do radio.