A slice of 1982. A vignette courtesy of the late WNEW FM – New York, NY.
NEW YORK (AP) — For 32 years, it was the place where rock lived. WNEW-FM once ruled as the nation’s premier rock station, boasting an influence that extended far beyond its Manhattan-based signal. (WNEW) was rock ‘n’ roll: John Lennon stopped by to spin records, the Grateful Dead played cards in the studio, and new music from the Rolling Stones to the Ramones to the Replacements was championed.