15 episodes

AIRCHECK is a podcast about radio's personality from radio personalities. Each episode includes guests from the Radio industry including, but not limited to, Air Personalities, Program Directors, General Managers, and Owners. In addition to the shared stories, AIRCHECK incorporates the rewound audio from those special story moments. Both Rich De Sisto and Paul Kelly, currently on the air in Philadelphia, have concentrated their radio careers in the northeast corridor of the country. Radio stops for Rich include WAXQ/New York, WYSP/Philadelphia, WPST/Trenton, WMGM/Atlantic City, WAMX/Huntington, and WZXL/Atlantic City. Paul’s on air time includes WEZX/Scranton, WPDH/Poughkeepsie, and WZXL/Atlantic City where he and Rich met in the late 80s. Paul also operates Philadelphia-based Kelly Music Research. AIRCHECK is accepting guests for future sessions/seasons. If there’s a story to be told….and hopefully audio to complement it, from College Radio to AM/FM, Satellite, AIRCHECK will give it a listen. If you are in or out of radio and want to tell your stories, email: AirCheckMe@gmail.com.

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AIRCHECK is a podcast about radio's personality from radio personalities. Each episode includes guests from the Radio industry including, but not limited to, Air Personalities, Program Directors, General Managers, and Owners. In addition to the shared stories, AIRCHECK incorporates the rewound audio from those special story moments. Both Rich De Sisto and Paul Kelly, currently on the air in Philadelphia, have concentrated their radio careers in the northeast corridor of the country. Radio stops for Rich include WAXQ/New York, WYSP/Philadelphia, WPST/Trenton, WMGM/Atlantic City, WAMX/Huntington, and WZXL/Atlantic City. Paul’s on air time includes WEZX/Scranton, WPDH/Poughkeepsie, and WZXL/Atlantic City where he and Rich met in the late 80s. Paul also operates Philadelphia-based Kelly Music Research. AIRCHECK is accepting guests for future sessions/seasons. If there’s a story to be told….and hopefully audio to complement it, from College Radio to AM/FM, Satellite, AIRCHECK will give it a listen. If you are in or out of radio and want to tell your stories, email: AirCheckMe@gmail.com.

    S2 E8: Fred Jacobs (President and Founder of Jacobs Media) Season Finale

    S2 E8: Fred Jacobs (President and Founder of Jacobs Media) Season Finale

    Our very special guest is  Fred Jacobs, President and Founder of Jacobs Media.  Fred was the  first radio consultant ever to be inducted into the National Radio Hall of Fame.   As one of radio's premiere consultants, Fred has helped radio stations and...

    • 1 hr 12 min
    S2 E7: Lori Lewis (President and Founder of Lori Lewis Media)

    S2 E7: Lori Lewis (President and Founder of Lori Lewis Media)

    Lori Lewis is President and Founder of Lori Lewis Media.   Lori is known throughout the Radio industry as a leader and innovator in the Social Media space.  But her former radio days come with tales she shares throughout this episode.Lori is originally...

    • 1 hr 10 min
    S2 E6: Kerby Confer (Founding Partner/Owner of Forever Media)

    S2 E6: Kerby Confer (Founding Partner/Owner of Forever Media)

    Our guest is Kerby Confer, the Founding Partner/Owner of Forever Media.  Kerby who is a member of both the  Pennsylvania Broadcasters Hall of Fame and the Country Radio Hall of Fame, talks to Rich & Paul about being a highly rated personality in the...

    • 1 hr 22 min
    S2 E5: Kidd Chris Pt 2 (Mornings 102.7 WEBN Cincinnati)

    S2 E5: Kidd Chris Pt 2 (Mornings 102.7 WEBN Cincinnati)

    On this episode Kidd Chris Part 2 , hear Chris talk about the day Howard Stern made his satellite radio announcement;  The KiddChris Show debut in Philadelphia at 94.1 WYSP;  the day Chris turned down replacing Stern; and how the return of Opie and...

    • 49 min
    S2 E4: Kidd Chris Pt 1 (Mornings 102.7 WEBN Cincinnati)

    S2 E4: Kidd Chris Pt 1 (Mornings 102.7 WEBN Cincinnati)

    Kidd Chris has been making radio waves since his start in Syracuse in 1998.   A host of radio cities across the country have been entertained by his brand of RADIO.  Those markets include KICT in Wichita, Kansas; KSFM & KXOA in Sacramento,...

    • 45 min
    S2 E3: Debbi Calton (Formerly of Philadelphia's Classic Rock 102.9 MGK)

    S2 E3: Debbi Calton (Formerly of Philadelphia's Classic Rock 102.9 MGK)

     Radio veteran Debbi Calton retired from a 43 year illustrious career on December 6, 2019. To commemorate the 1 year Anniversary of her hanging up her headphones, Rich and Paul talk with Debbi about her radio gypsy journey.  Debbi shares a few of her...

    • 1 hr 12 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
34 Ratings

34 Ratings

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Kidd Chris MADE George Takei..

The Kidd Chris episodes were great! I was hoping to hear the stories about how he singlehandedly revived the career of George Takei, but apparently Howard gets all that credit. Overall it was a great interview and I hope there’s a Part 3 in the future.

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Kidd Chris

I came here to listen for Kidd Chris

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Great!

This is an awesome podcast! I’m 57 I grew up in the the Philadelphia area if you’re my generation you will love it too!

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