we've got signatures,
help us get to 1,000
by August 24, 2012
30 years ago, before Corporate America took over the world, there was an amazing radio station called WMMS 101 FM. There was a DJ named Kid Leo who was the coolest man in the universe. His voice was like molten gold.
For decades it seemed, every Friday at 5:00pm WMMS would play a three-song lineup to get everybody geared up for the weekend. There was even a vocal introduction by Cleveland disc jockey Alan Freed, the man who first coined the phrase, "Rock-N-Roll." The songs were "Born To Run" by Bruce Springsteen, "Cleveland Rocks" by Ian Hunter and "Friday on my Mind" by the Easybeats.
WMMS is now a shadow of its former self. For the past six months, I have been replying to their non-music related Facebook posts, asking them to please stop being the TMZ of radio and go back to playing the Friday Night Happy Hour line-up. They never reply. Now they must pay!
Please sign to voice your support. Surely I can't be the only Clevelander missing the glory days of Rock-N-Roll, can I?
Make a difference for the issues you care about while adding cool interactive
content. Your readers sign without ever leaving your site. It's simple, just choose
your widget size and color and copy the embed code to your site or blog.