99.1 PLR McDermott Chevrolet & Lexus This Year in PLR History: 1978

99.1 PLR McDermott Chevrolet & Lexus This Year in PLR History: 1978

Listen all weekend at the start of each hour as we take a look back a classic song from 1978. We’ve been celebrating the year we started all week long. Tune in Monday as we switch the calendar to another year and highlight tunes throughout the week. Check out the PLR archives here and check…

99.1 PLR McDermott Chevrolet & Lexus This Year in PLR History: 1978

99.1 PLR McDermott Chevrolet & Lexus This Year in PLR History: 1978

PLR is 50! All of 2021, we are celebrating our 50th Anniversary. Check out the PLR archives here and check out some of the station’s great history. Listen daily at 11am, 1pm, 5pm and 9pm as we highlight some of the great music from all 50 years. This week is 1978. Every day, we will dip into a year that…

Hummel’s PLR 99 One-on-One: Eric Hummel

Hummel’s PLR 99 One-on-One: Eric Hummel

Eric Hummel talks about 3 generations of America’s greatest hot dogs made right in New Haven. Also-his favorite dog toppings, the magic spring that runs under New Haven and the secret to making the best hot dog.

99.1 PLR McDermott Chevrolet & Lexus This Year in PLR History: 1998

99.1 PLR McDermott Chevrolet & Lexus This Year in PLR History: 1998

PLR is 50! All of 2021, we are celebrating our 50th Anniversary. Check out the PLR archives here and check out some of the station’s great history. Listen daily at 11am, 1pm, 5pm and 9pm as we highlight some of the great music from all 50 years. This week is 1998. Every day, we will dip into a year that…

99.1 PLR McDermott Chevrolet & Lexus This Year in PLR History: 1981

99.1 PLR McDermott Chevrolet & Lexus This Year in PLR History: 1981

PLR is 50! All of 2021, we are celebrating our 50th Anniversary. Check out the PLR archives here and check out some of the station’s great history. Listen daily at 11am, 1pm, 5pm and 9pm as we highlight some of the great music from all 50 years. This week is 1981. Every day, we will dip into a year that…

50 Years, 50 Albums 1979: Pink Floyd ‘The Wall’

50 Years, 50 Albums 1979: Pink Floyd ‘The Wall’

Well, it was no surprise the 11th studio album from Pink Floyd came in with the most votes over two worthy albums AC/DC’s Highway to Hell, the last album to feature the late Bon Scott, and Tom Petty’s third studio album Damn the Torpedoes. The Wall, a rock opera about a jaded rock star named…

50 Years, 50 Albums 1993: Pearl Jam ‘Vs.’

50 Years, 50 Albums 1993: Pearl Jam ‘Vs.’

The year was 1993 and three great albums from that year were up for voting. Aerosmith’s Get a Grip, their 11th studio album; the 3rd and last studio album for Nirvana In Utero; and then we have the second album from Pearl Jam Vs. Voting was very close, but the sophomore effort from Pearl Jam…

Hummels PLR 99 One-on-One: Kevin McKeown

Hummels PLR 99 One-on-One: Kevin McKeown

Chaz talks with Kevin McKeown about his PLR days. From the first days of WPLR to being Mayor of Santa Monica, it all started with getting busted for weed and an acid trip. Powered by Hummel Bros.

50 Years, 50 Albums: Vote for 1972’s album

50 Years, 50 Albums: Vote for 1972’s album

Every Friday at 1pm Mike Lapitino plays 4 songs off a classic album from the past 50 years. This week we’re celebrating 1980 and we want you to pick the album! This week’s picks are: 50 Years, 50 Albums! Time to pick the next album to be inducted in our #PLR50 Hall of Fame. This week…

PLR 50th Stickers

PLR 50th Stickers

Some fun events this summer celebrating our PLR 50th! We’ve been loving our orders of circle stickers​ from Sticker Mule. Check them out!