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Author Topic: 1710 KHz "The Big Q" (possible farewell show) 0514z 4/14/2013  (Read 1894 times)

Offline Kilokat7

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Just came up on 1710, oldies music, S8 with fades down to S5-S6.  ID at 0515z "Big Q" & "Hits Powerhouse".

0524z: Message stating this may be the final broadcast for a long time, and perhaps forever, due to "life changing events".  Thanked many past listeners here by name/handle.  Say it ain't so Q :-(

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SE8prGO2JM4

« Last Edit: April 21, 2013, 1450 UTC by Kilokat7 »
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Re: 1710 KHz "The Big Q" (possible farewell show) 0514z 4/14/2013
« Reply #1 on: April 14, 2013, 0617 UTC »
 :-[ :-\ :'( Bummer, but thanks for the good times Q. Hope things go your way whoever you may be......
« Last Edit: April 14, 2013, 0624 UTC by BDM »
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Re: 1710 KHz "The Big Q" (possible farewell show) 0514z 4/14/2013
« Reply #2 on: April 14, 2013, 1137 UTC »
Good grief! Best wishes and hopes for you, Big Q :o

Peace!

 

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