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U100 (WYOO AM/FM)

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This page is dedicated to WYOO AM/FM Radio (known better as U100)

which broadcast in the Twin Cities from August 1974 to September 1976 on 980 AM and 101.3 FM


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U100 Studio - Photo

provided by Mark Vollmer


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Mesa Kincaid (taken at KSTP-FM/KS95)


Following eight photos provided by Bob Rivard

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Pat McKay

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Gary DeMaroney

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U100 Building

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Production Studio

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Transmitter

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Studio Wall

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Lobby Wall


More Photos:

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Brother Bob Hall


U100 Grabs Me T-Shirts

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(courtesy Mark Betzold)

(courtesy Bob Vesely)

JINGLES

Top of Hour Jingle - Rob Sherwood  (:24)    Boogie Check Jingle (:15)

U100 Jingle (:05) (provided by Jay Philpott)

The following jingles provided by Bob Rivard:

Top of Hour Jingle (:24)     24 Hours A Day Jingle  (:60)     U100 Jingle (:02)

Fun Loving Super U: #1 (:59)   -   #2 (:13)   -   #3 (:12)   -   #4 (:07)   -   #5 (:07)   -   #6 (:07)   -   #7 (:06)  

Super Summer#1 (:27)   -   #2 (:12)

Right On Super U#1 (:11)   -   #2 (:08)   -   #3 (:07)   -   #4 (:06)   -   #5 (:02)  


FIRST DAY OF U100: AUGUST 26, 1974

First Day of U100 (Switch from oldies format to U100) - 4 MB (provided by Ron Gerber/Danny Sigelman)


FINAL DAY OF U100: SEPTEMBER 15, 1976

7-9 AM             Rob Sherwood - Michael J. Douglas  26 MB

9 AM-Noon       Brother Bob Hall - Michael J Douglas  14 MB

12-12:40 PM     Gary DeMaroney  4 MB

3-4 PM:            Gary DeMaroney  3 MB    

4-8 PM             Pat McKay  26 MB

8-11 PM           Jo Jo Gunne  17 MB  

11 PM-MID       Jo Jo Gunne - Final Hour of Broadcasting  4 MB


MORE U100 RECORDINGS

Boogie Battle I (Oct. 1974 - Captain Billy, Brother Bob) - 6 MB (provided by Ron Gerber/Danny Sigelman)

Boogie Battle II (1975 - Brother Bob) - 1 MB

Boogie Check (1976) - Gary Marshall - 7 MB

Boogie Check (1975) Jeff "Mother" Robbins - #1 3 MB  -  #2 1 MB 

Boogie Check (1976) Jo Jo Gunne - #1 5 MB - #2 13 MB - #3 11 MB - #4 11 MB - #5 9 MB - #6 7 MB -

#7 13 MB - #8 12 MB

Boogie Check (1976) Jo Jo Gunne and Pat McKay - an outrageous Boogie Check - 5 MB

Boogie Check reporter interviews KSTP-AM and KDWB-AM (1975) - 3 MB

Brother Bob (1974) - 5 MB (provided by Curt Lundgren)

Dave Cooper (12/25/1975) - 4 MB (provided by Stuart Held)

Big Al Davis (1976) - 4 MB          Big Al Davis (August 1976) - 19 MB

Gary DeMaroney (1976) - 4 MB (provided by Jay Philpott)   Gary DeMaroney (1976) - 1 MB (provided by Bob Rivard)

Gary DeMaroney (1976) - 4 MB (provided by Ron Gerber/Danny Sigelman)

Michael J. Douglas & Brother Bob (1976) - 9 MB (provided by Curt Lundgren)

Michael J  Douglas, Brother Bob & Chucker Morgan (1976) - 17 MB  (provided by Ron Gerber/Danny Sigelman)

Endless Summer '76 Announcement (1976 - Rob Sherwood, Mike Sigelman) - 3 MB

Jo Jo Gunne (1976)  #1 .5 MB (by Bob Rivard) #2 6 MB (by Jeff R. Lonto)  -  #3 4 MB (by Jim Beer)

More Jo Jo Gunne:  See "Boogie Check" above

Kegger Party (1975)   #1 8 MB    #2 9 MB    (provided by Ron Gerber/Danny Sigelman)

Mesa Kincaid (1976) - 5 MB (provided by Curt Lundgren)

Mesa Kincaid (9/5/1976) -  2 MB

Pat McKay (1976) - 10 MB (provided by Ron Gerber/Danny Sigelman)

Pat McKay & Michael J. Douglas (April 1976) - 11 MB (provided by Ron Gerber/Danny Sigelman)

Chucker Morgan / Boogie Battle (1975)  #1  4 MB#2  7 MB   (provided by Ron Gerber/Danny Sigelman)

Chucker Morgan & Jo Jo Gunne (3/20/1976) - 8 MB (provided by Ron Gerber/Danny Sigelman)

Gary Marshall - (See "Boogie Check" above and "Sign Off" below)

Ron "Killer" Richards - 4 MB (discovered on redandnater.com)

Jeff "Mutha" Robbins (Aug. 1974 - Live from Minnesota State Fair) - 1 MB (provided by Ron Gerber/Danny Sigelman)

Jeff "Mutha" Robbins (1974) - 5 MB (provided by Curt Lundgren)

Jeff "Mother" Robbins - See "Boogie Check" above

Jeff 'Mother' Robbins and U.S. Steele (1976) - 10 MB (provided by Ron Gerber/Danny Sigelman)

Jerry St. James-Michael J. Douglas (Aug. 1975 - featuring "Rex King") - 9 MB (provided by Ron Gerber/Danny Sigelman)

Jerry St. James-Michael J. Douglas (1975 - featuring "Betty") - 9 MB

Jerry St. James-Michael J Douglas (1975 - featuring "Guido" and School Menus) - 10 MB

Jerry St. James & Michael J. Douglas (1975) - 20 MB (provided by Ron Gerber/Danny Sigelman)

Jerry St. James as "Rex King" with The Night Before Christmas (1975) - 4 MB (provided by Tim Edwards)

Jerry St. James, Sherwood, etc. - St. Judes Radiothon (Feb. 1976) #1 7 MB -  #2 8 MB (provided by Ron Gerber/Danny Sigelman)

Jerry St. James (1976 - Final Show) -  6 MB (provided by Ron Gerber/Danny Sigelman)

Rob Sherwood-Jeff 'Mother' Robbins (9/1/1975) - 2 MB (provided by Ron Gerber/Danny Sigelman)

Rob Sherwood/Michael J. Douglas (1976) - #1 8 MB - #2 8 MB (provided by Ron Gerber/Danny Sigelman)

Rob Sherwood/Michael J Douglas (1976) -  8 MB  (provided by Ron Gerber/Danny Sigelman)

Rob Sherwood (1976) - 2 MB

Sign Off (1976 - Gary Marshall - sign off for technical adjustments) - 1 MB

The Snowman (Art Snow) (1974) - 3 MB

Stop The Music (1975 - Chucker Morgan, Rob Sherwood) - 10 MB

U.S. Steele - "Bed Check" - similar to Boogie Check (1975) 2 MB


BEFORE U100

Before the start of U100 in 1974, 980 AM was known as WYOO-AM and 101.3 FM was WRAH-FM. 

Prior to that, the station's call letters were WPBC AM/FM.

11/3/1972

Final minutes of WPBC-AM and start of WYOO-AM - 27 MB (by Phil Kitchen)

1972-1973

WYOO-AM Jingles    #1 (:07) 119 KB  -   #2 (:05)  89 KB    (provided by Bob Rivard)

1972-1973

WYOO-AM JinglesTwo Jingles  (1973) - 2 MB (provided by Mark Durenberger)

12/15/72

WYOO-AM - Bob Chase - 9 MB (provided by Jeff R. Lonto)

September 1973

WYOO-AM - Bob Chase - 4 MB (provided by Jeff R. Lonto)

8/24/73

WYOO-AM - Dick Clark (later known as Mike Ryan) - 8 MB (by Jeff R. Lonto)

1974

WYOO-AM - Jerry Brooke & Art Snow - 8 MB (provided by Ron Gerber/Danny Sigelman)

1974

WYOO-AM - Bill Lake - 14 MB (provided by Curt Lundgren)

1974

WRAH-FM - Aircheck - 1 MB


AFTER U100 - SEPTEMBER 16, 1976

Recordings from KDWB-AM and KDWB-FM after U100 left the air (provided by Bob Rivard)

KDWB-AM (Midnight - Right after U100 signed off - 630 AM) - 247 KB

KDWB-FM (6 AM - Start of simulcast on 630 AM and 101.3 FM) - 1 MB

 


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WYOO-AM/FM (980/101.3) U100 Billboard and bus

sign images from approximately 1975 (provided by Danny Sigelman)

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NEWSPAPER ARTICLES (PDF Files)

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Newspaper ad of U100 responding to reports that the station has been sold appearing in the April 30, 1976 issue of the Entertainer, the paper that eventually became Twin Cities Reader - JPEG File (provided by Jeff R. Lonto)

 

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Poster 1976          

 

SUPER U100 "BOOGIE 500"

(PDF File)

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Sticker

 

Belt Buckle

 

(provided by John Galt)