CKOC/Hamilton Turns 85
May 1, 2007 at 5:47 AM (PT)
STANDARD Oldies CKOC-A/HAMILTON is celebrating its 85th anniversary today (5/1). The station's celebration will culminate in a concert at COPPS COLISEUM on MAY 19. "BOWZER'S DOO WOP PARTY" will feature the former SHA NA NA front man with GENE CHANDLER and THE EDSELS.
CKOC signed on MAY 1, 1922 and was a Top 40 mainstay from 1960 through 1992, flipping to Oldies on FEBRUARY 17, 1992 (briefly using the calls CKMO).