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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


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Brother Bob Hall


Jeff "Mother" Robins


U100 Grabs Me T-Shirts

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(courtesy Mark Betzold)

(courtesy Bob Vesely)


         Poster 1976          

 


Sticker


Belt Buckle

(provided by John Galt)


 

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

BOOGLE BATTLE

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


BOOGLE CHECK

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

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

Brother Bob - (1975) - 1 MB


JERRY BROOKE

Jerry Brooke - (1975) - 1 MB


CAPTAIN BILLY

Captain Billy - (1975) - 2 MB


DAVE COOPER

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


BIG AL DAVIS

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


GARY DEMARONEY

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

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)


JO JO GUNNE

Jo Jo Gunne (1976) - 3 MB (provided by Danny Sigelman)

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


MESA KINCAID

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

Mesa Kincaid (9/5/1976) -  2 MB


GARY MARSHALL

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


PAT MCKAY

"Great Record Battle" with Pat McKay (1975) - 7 MB (provided by Danny Sigelman)

Includes newscast plus commercials for Knights Formal Wear and Triangle Bar.

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)


MISCELLANOUS

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

Halloween Special with Rob Sherwood and US Steele - 1974 - 7 MB (provided by Danny Sigelman)

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

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

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


CHUCKER MORGAN

Chucker Morgan - (1975) - 3 MB

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

Chucker Morgan at the Minnesota State Fair - 1975 - 7 MB (provided by Danny Sigelman)

Includes commercials for Dayton's, Orange Crush, Minnesota Dragways and Hurrah.

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


RON "KILLER" RICHARDS

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


JEFF "MOTHER" ROBBINS

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

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

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

Jeff 'Mother' Robins and U.S. Steele (1975) - 10 MB (provided by Ron Gerber/Danny Sigelman)

Jeff "Mother" Robbins' final day - 1975 - 10 MB - (provided by Danny Sigelman)


JERRY ST. JAMES

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 & Michael J. Douglas - December 1975 - 19 MB (provided by Danny Sigelman)

Includes Rex King and his daughter Cindy, sportscast with Michael J. Douglas, and commercials for Midland Records and 20th Century Motors.

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

Includes Rex King performing the "Night Before Christmas (1975 version)," Julie Child-Like, newscast with Michael J. Douglas, and commercials for Mustang II, Schaak Electronics and Listerex.

Jerry St. James as "Rex King" with The Night Before Christmas (1976) - 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

Rob Sherwood - (1975) - 1 MB

Rob Sherwood at the Minnesota State Fair - 1975 - 7 MB (provided by Danny Sigelman)

Includes commercials for K-TEL "Goofy Greats" album, White Castle, Ford Pickups (sung by Merle Haggard), Clockwork Orange and Deliverance (movies).

Rob Sherwood Saturday Night Show - (1975) - 9 MB (provided by Danny Sigelman)

Includes commercials for Pepsi Cola and Alvin Lee & Co. at the St. Paul Civic Center.

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

Rob Sherwood & Mesa Kincaid- 1976 - 8 MB (provided by Danny Sigelman)

Includes commercials for Coca Cola and The Nail Restaurant.

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 & Michael J. Douglas - 1976 - 11 MB (provided by Danny Sigelman)

Includes a commercial for Tenpenney Two Restaurant

Rob Sherwood (1976) - 2 MB


ART SNOW

The Snowman (Art Snow) (1974) - 3 MB


U.S. STEELE

U.S. Steele - (1975) - 1 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)

12/15/1972

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)

4/15/1942

WYOO-AM - Rob Sherwood's first day - 7 MB - (provided by Danny Sigelman)

(five months later, Rob changed the format to U100)

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 


WYOO-AM/FM (980/101.3) U100 Billboard and bus sign images from approximately 1975 (provided by Danny Sigelman)

CLICK ON IMAGE TO ENLARGE

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NEWSPAPER ARTICLES (PDF Files)

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SUPER U100 "BOOGIE 500"

(PDF File)

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WYOO-AM/FM - U100 (980/101.3) - Advertising rate cards

October 1, 1974 - PDF File (provided by Danny Sigelman)

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WYOO-AM/FM - U100 (980/101.3) - 400,000 Busy Signals Sales Piece

October 1974 - PDF File (provided by Danny Sigelman)

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WYOO-AM/FM - U100 (980/101.3) Newspaper ad- 1975 - PDF File

 

 

 

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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)