Gallery

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Bob Green, Swingin Sweeney



Rock n Roll The American Way – 1971

From Michael Stevens



Michael Stevens gets Kudos for tying the trotters..


Pat St. John and brother Michael Stevens with Badfinger, 1971
From Michael Stevens



Pat St. John & Scott Regen During prep for the 2003 Dream
Cruise Broadcast



WWKR Playlist 6/19/79 from the Tom Sanders Collection


WNIC Playlist 6/19/79 from the Tom Sanders Collection



Stop Her On Sight
Edwin Starr



The WKNR Eagle from the Pat St. John Collection



Bob Green, Frank Maruca, Andy Williams



WKMH’s News Cruiser Ad
(1954) From the Tom Sanders Collection



The WKNR Official British Dictionary
1965


The WKNR Official British Dictionary
1965



The Bob Green Fan Club 1965
From the David Makowski Collection



The Detroit Free Press Radio Page, circa 1957.
Copyright The Detroit Free Press, All Rights Reserved, Used by Permission



WKMH Schedule



WKMH Rate Card #13



WKMH Bonus Club



WKMH Vice President John Carroll with Program Director Frank
Maruca – 1961



Keener’s Think Summer Promotion, which actually happened
during the winter.


Launch Promotional Plan


Sooktacular launch piece – front


Spooktacular launch piece
interior



After 11 weeks, WKNR is number 1 at night



Royal Order of Regen Burgers – Burger Card
from the collection of Mike Rosenblum





Studios – 1966


Announcer Personality Pieces



Contact News Cruiser

Open House
Invitation
September, 1966


WKNR Jocks 1971




With the Beatles




With Ringo &
The Animals


With Peter Noone of Herman’s Hermits


Keener leads the field in ’66


Bob Seger signs Valerie Elliot’s Burger Club Card

Keener’s numbers: March 1964


National Blast Keener Profile 11/14/65
840KB
 


Detroit News
3/30/67



Keener Money Matchbooks10/63




WKNR Bumper Stickers
The classic blue &
the Keener Green
from the mid-70s
revival


Paul Cannon’s letter to ALSAC Concert performers,
courtesy of Bob Freedman of
Richard and the
Young Lions

9/66 (PDF)



Beatles Ad
9/12/64
Courtesy
Mark Staycer




Two views of the famous WKNR Rinky Dink Skateboard that Scott
Regen rode from Kansas City to Detroit
From the Steve Schram Collection

WKNR Tape Box Label

Scott Regen 1964
Photo: Bill Button


The original Keener Personalities 1964
Photo: Bill Button


The Keener Wagon
Photo: Bill Button


J Michael Wilson 1964
Photo: Bill Button


Jim Jeffries 1964Photo: Bill Button

Gary Stevens 1964
Swingin Sweeny

Photo: Bill Button
Bill Phillips 1964
Photo: Bill Button


Keener’s 1st BirthdayCourtesy Bob Green


During a lull in some unremembered TV Special – 1965

15001 Michigan Avenue


J. Michael Wilson Today

Jerry Goodwin 1964
Photo: Bill Button


1968 Jocks