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  • AJ's Car of the Day '56 Ford Thunderbird 312 Y-Block

    Car: Ford Thunderbird ( 312 Y-Block )

    Year: 1956

    What makes it special: Ford Motor Company debuted Thunderbird February 20, 1954 at the Detroit Auto Show. The first production car went on sale in 1954 as a 1955 model, and 3,500 orders were placed in the first ten days of sale. Instead of becoming a rival to the European sports cars imported into the United States, Ford created a new completely new market segment around the Thunderbird called the "Personal luxury car." While still a performance car, Thunderbird focused more on comfort than speed.

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  • This Day in Music History: December 21st

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    2002: Joe Strummer, singer & guitarist for The Clash died of an undiagnosed congenital heart defect after walking his dog in Broomfield, U.K. He was 50 years old.


    1991: The movie Rush opened in theatres across the U.S. It starred Jason Patric, Jennifer Jason Leigh & Gregg Allman in his big screen debut as a drug dealer. The soundtrack was written by Eric Clapton, which contained “Tears in Heaven”.

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  • Chaz and AJ Podcasts - 12/19/14

    Comedian Dave Reilly, Gary B from Pepe's Pizza, and Magilla were all in studio to participate in the annual "Bad Gift Grab Bag." Also, Chaz and AJ announced the winner of the Michael's Jewelers' "Ring in the New Year" winner, and the Tribe was grossed out by Pam's lack of bra washing. 

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  • This Day in Music History: December 19th

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    2003: Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi & Nils Lofgren were among the mourners attending the funeral of Wall Street tycoon John Mulheren. Springsteen led the assembly in Christmas carols & Lofgren sang “Wind Beneath My Wings”.


    1999: E Street Band saxophonist Clarence Clemons made a guest appearance on The Simpsons as the narrator of The Simpsons’ Christmas.

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  • Chaz & AJ Recap 12/19/14

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  • AJ's Car of the Day '69 Ford Mustang Boss 429

    Car: Ford Mustang Boss 429

    Year: 1969

    What makes it special: The Boss 429 was the high performance Ford Mustang offered in 1969 and 1970, and is one of the rarest and most valued muscle cars of all time. There were a total of 859 original Boss 429's produced. The Boss 429's origins came about as a result of NASCAR, when Ford sought to develop their own Hemi V8 engine that could compete with the famed 426 Hemi from Chrysler in NASCAR's "Grand National Division". Homologation rules from NASCAR required that at least 500 cars be fitted with this motor and sold to the general public. Ford decided that the Mustang would be the car that would house this new engine.

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  • Chaz and AJ Podcasts - 12/18/14

    During Dumb Ass News, Chaz played outtakes from Pam's failed attempt to record a holiday greeting promo for the stations. Pam also ruined the Louis Foreman segment with her insane "invention" idea for itchy feet, and the Tribe shares stories about how their pets ruined Christmas. Comedian Dom Fig hung out, and talked about the time he had to rescue his dog after she ate all the Halloween candy. 

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  • This Day in Music History: December 18th

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    2004: A guitar played by George Harrison & John Lennon sold for $570,000 at a New York auction. The Gibson SG guitar was used by Harrison during the recording of Revolver & by Lennon during sessions for The White Album.


    1992: A Toronto radio station removed the Beatles’ song “Run for Your Life” from their playlist, 27 years after its release saying that promoted violence against women.

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  • AJ's Car of the Day '64 Chevrolet Chevelle 300 Series Wagon

    Car: Chevrolet Chevelle 300 Series Wagon

    Year: 1964

    What makes it special: The Chevelle was added to Chevrolet's line-up in 1964, and was intended to compete with the Ford Fairlane. The two-door station wagon was available in 1964 and 1965 in the base 300 series, and Six-cylinder and V8 power was offered across the board.

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  • Chaz and AJ Podcasts - 12/17/14

    Attorney John Haymond was in studio this morning to talk about his holiday shopping pet peeves, and to listen to audio from the wackiest lawyer commercial ever, out of Philadelphia. Plus, AJ's Top 10 List about the most annoying Disney songs ever backfired on him, when Pam got under his skin. 

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  • This Day in Music History: December 17th

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    1999: Keith Richards stole a guitar from a fan outside of Richards’ party at the Russian Tea Room in New York City. The fan never pressed charges.


    1995: Sting’s wife Trudie Styler gave birth to their fourth child, a son named Giacomo Luke was born at a London hospital.


    1987: Robert Plant performed Led Zeppelin songs for the first time as a solo artist at a concert in Folkstone, U.K. He performed “Misty Mountain Hop” & “Trampled Underfoot”.

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  • Chaz & AJ Recap 12/17/14

    It was a tough show today, thank you all for calling in with your support of the Tribe member who called in who just got the news about his Marine son who was killed overseas.  Read More
  • AJ's Car of the Day '70 Plymouth Sport Fury GT

    Car: Plymouth Sport Fury GT

    Year: 1970

    What makes it special: Starting with the prior year model, 1970 models featured Chrysler's new round-sided "Fuselage" styling. For 1970, a new hardtop coupe was added to the Sport Fury range. This was available in "GT" trim. The Sport Fury GT was part of Plymouth's "Rapid Transit System" of Muscle cars.

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  • Chaz and AJ Podcasts - 12/16/14

    Live Nation's Jimmy Koplik was on live from Florida to comment on the latest inductees to the Rock N Roll Hall of Fame, Governor Malloy shared his New Year's Resolutions for CT in 2015, Bjorn from Toys R Us revealed the hot toys you should buy now, and Beth was in with drunk audio from Saturday night. 

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  • This Day in Music History: December 16th

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    2005: U2’s Vertigo tour was declared the top grossing tour of 2005 grossing $260 million & drew 3 million people to 90 sellout concerts.


    1989: Bon Jovi peaked at number nine on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart with “Living in Sin” which was their eighth top ten single in the U.S.

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  • Chaz & AJ Recap 12/16/14

    Here's all the craziness you missed today including:

     

    - AJ meltdown talking about Holiday Shopping Pet Peeves

    - What Pam thinks aluminum foil sounds like

    - Who was more drunk: Field Reporter Beth or Bar-Patron Ed?

    - Governor Malloy's New Year's Resolutions for the state

    -  Toys R Us Hot Toys

     

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  • AJ's Car of the Day '60 Ford Galaxie Two-door Ranch Wagon

    Car: Ford Galaxie Two-Door Ranch Wagon

    Year: 1960

    What makes it special: The 1960 Ford looked all-new with twin headlights riding in a scalloped-square front clip. The Station Wagon Series continued with Country Sedan, Country Squires and Ranch Wagon models. They now had a futuristic, sleek look. Round taillights were replaced by half-moon shaped taillights for 1960 only. There were smaller tailfins just like other models of the industry, capturing the new Space Race obsession.

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  • Chaz and AJ Podcasts - 12/15/14

    Last week's fire in Enfield claimed four lives, but Laurie was able to escape and survive. She called in this morning to talk about the devastating loss, and how much help she and her fiancee Dustin still need. Also, NFL Agent Joe Linta was not impressed with Johnny Manziel's first career NFL start, and comedian Jim Gallagher was in studio for Dumb Ass News. 

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  • This Day in Music History: December 15th

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    2001: Joe Walsh received an honorary Doctorate of Music in recognition of his musical achievement & involvement in environmental & humanitarian causes from Kent State University in Kent, OH where Walsh attended from 1965 through 1967.


    1994: Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora married Heather Locklear in a civil ceremony at his Red Bank, NJ home. The couple would later divorce in 2006.

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  • Chaz & AJ Recap 12/15/14

    And it's back to Monday--here are highlights from this morning, including:

     - How you can help the victims of the Enfield Fire

    - We're giving away a $5k ring--we heard some stories of people that may win it

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  • AJ's Car of the Day '73 AMC Gremlin X Levi's Edition

    Car: AMC Gremlin X Levi's Edition

    Year: 1973

    What makes it special: 1973 was the first year for the now collectible Levi's Trim Package, which consisted of special Blue Jeans spun nylon fabric seat coverings, door inserts and map storage pockets on the door panels. Orange stitching, copper rivets and Levi's tags added to the effect. Also, a "Levi's" trademark emblem on the front fenders identified Gremlin's with this specially ordered package.

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  • Today on Chaz & AJ 12/15/14

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  • Chaz and AJ Podcasts - 12/12/14

    Comedian Ahmed Ahmed was in studio to talk about his problems getting on planes in the United States, and his hilariously brilliant idea for a Civil War movie. Also, WFSB Meteorologist Scot Haney was on the phone with the weekend forecast and to talk about his big party tonight, and Dr. Charles Steinberg from the Boston Red Sox was on the phone to recap the team's big moves this week at the winter meetings. 

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  • This Day in Music History: December 12th

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    2003: Mick Jagger was knighted by Prince Charles at Buckingham Palace. Jagger brought his 92 year old father Joe to attend the ceremony.


    2001: Nirvana bandmates Dave Grohl & Krist Novoselic filed a countersuit against Courtney Love involving future releases of Nirvana material. The suit was in response to a lawsuit Love filed earlier in the year claiming Nirvana’s contract with the Universal Music Group was null & void & that all rights pertaining to Nirvana would revert to her.

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  • Chaz & AJ Recap 12/12/14

    Today was a party! We had comedian Ahmed Ahmed on and Dr. Charles from the Boston Red Sox. Here's what ya missed: Read More