Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Big WAYS Radio, Charlotte, NC

In 1965, Big WAYS radio (610 AM) arrived in Charlotte, and shook up the airwaves. Big WAYS was known to play more Rock & Roll in amongst their Top 40 playlist, and their promotions got the station a lot of attention. Revisit those heady days here via a Facebook page about Big WAYS radio here-

And read about Big WAYS in a recent Charlotte Observer article here-

August 12, 2015


  1. I thought the Big Ways started around 1960

    1. Hi Michael. WAYS actually signed on in 1941. It wasn't until the Kaplan family bought it in 1965 that it went to a Top 40 format, and became the popular Big WAYS.