WMUC-FM sign-on, first day of broadcasting, September 10, 1979, and FM-88 announcement of 24-hour operations, February 4, 1980
Program Director Marty Rosenstock introduced WMUC's first-ever FM broadcast, which consisted of a music set interspersed with NPR-style news announcements, on September 10, 1979. Beginning at 00:29:59, the rest of the reel includes an announcement from Rosenstock on February 4, 1980, announcing the station's success on FM and that it will begin broadcasting 24 hours a day.
WMUC (Radio station : College Park, Md.)
American Culture; University of Maryland; Broadcasting, Communications; Performing Arts, Music
North America; United States; Maryland; College Park
University of Maryland Student Life
Special Collections and University Archives
- Rights Statement
- In Copyright
Access is restricted to patrons at the University of Maryland.
- Physical Description
10.5 in; 23.82 minutes; 1/4" open reel tape
A guide to the full collection of WMUC records is available in our archival collections: http://hdl.handle.net/1903.1/23599
Access condition: campus-only.
- Other Identifiers
Fedora 2 PID: umd:490098; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/29024; Catalog Key: WMUC-Reel-49; Filename: bcast-024265
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