Ten Fictional Broadcast Stations on TV and Songs

Likely the most renowned program chief turns seventy this year on Christmas Day. Entertainer Gary Sandy (conceived December 25, 1945) depicted Andy Travis at the anecdotal WKRP in Cincinnati, the station that gave the title to the exemplary 1970s sitcom.

The greater part of the characters were idiosyncratic, from the disco jockeys called Dr. Johnny Fever and Venus Fly Trap to sales rep Herb Tarlek to newsman Les Nesman to the station administrator Arthur Calson. Andy Travis, then again, gave the genuine side of broadcasting.

The entertainer himself was raised not a long way from Cincinnati, having gone to Fairmount High School only south of Dayton. He the went to Wilmington College, a little grounds around 45 minutes upper east of the Queen City.

His job as the program chief set up WKRP as the most popular anecdotal transmission station in the nation, in spite of the fact that there have been others that have gotten deified in mainstream society either through TV or music. Here are nine others.


These call letters show up in “The Nightfly,” the title track 먹튀 from the primary independent collection by Steely Dan’s Donald Fagen.


Harry Chapin utilized the call letters in the title of his tune about a morning plate jockey, one who might have been on the radio of the “Taxi” in the people vocalist’s most popular hit.


The news room of this TV station is the place where the cast of The Mary Tyler Moore Show occupied with the plots of their sitcom.


Charlie Farkeson, the news caster made well known by Canadian entertainer Don Haren, engaged and educated watchers on the Hee Haw theatrical presentation.


The 90s sitcom Newsradio, which featured Phil Hartman, Andy Dick, Dave Foley and Jon Lovitz, occurred at this AM radio broadcast situated in New York City.


In a scene of Married with Children, Bud (David Faustino) fills in for certain companions at this school radio broadcast.


“Bart Gets an Elephant” is the name of the scene from season five of The Simpsons, on which Homer’s male posterity wins an elephant in a challenge supported by this radio broadcast.


Richie Cunningham, played at this point chief Ron Howard, gotten some work at this radio broadcast in an essential scene from Happy Days. The Fonz (played by Henry Winkler) was presumably his most faithful audience.

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