Frankster's Archive

Getting on with life despite setbacks. One day at a time. Don't come into my life if you don't intend to stay.

Another week, another audio clip…well, a few of them actually! More material here from “The Greater”, but first, time for some Club Veg! From that wonderful album “Members & Guests…& things”, here’s “Product Name Beer”.

Club Veg: Product Name Beer
Original air date: 1980’s, this cut from Virgin Records CD release VOZMPCD 004
Dur: 1’56”, 128 kbps 44 kHz Stereo, 2.0 MB
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3UZ News with Clive Waters
Original air date: Late 1960’s?
Dur: 4’24”, 128 kbps 44 kHz Mono, 4.1 MB
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3UZ: Ken Sparkes aircheck
Original air date: Not Known
Dur: 21’22”, 128 kbps 44 kHz Mono, 20 MB
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3UZ: Aircheck
Original air date: Not Known
Dur: 33’01”, 128 kbps 44 kHz Mono, 30.9 MB
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**This tape was in a white box, unbranded, no details as to who the announcer is. Would really appreciate it if someone could ID this for me so I can update the info. Cheers! Features a news bulletin by Peter Horton which is interrupted by a break in the tape at 28:56 to 29:02.

3UZ: Ken Sparkes deals with a complaint from a listener
Original air date: Audio not to air
Dur: 5’15”, 128 kbps 44 kHz Mono, 8.4 MB
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**Ken deals with a complaint from a listener about an ad played on air about Richard Nixon!

3UZ: Promo Reel with Ken Sparkes
1. Marchants – three cuts
2. Petite Sophicastes
3. BB Car Leasing (take 2 and 3)
4. Sabu Realty
5. Marchants with Tiny Tim
6. Marchants various cuts and work parts
Original air date: Not Known
Dur: 9’35”, 128 kbps 44 kHz Mono, 9 MB
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3UZ Audio 27/04/2017

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This time around, various audio clips from “The Greater”!

3UZ partial aircheck – Allan Lappin (Lap Lap)
Original air date: Not known
Dur: 10’39”, 128 kbps 44 kHz Mono, 10 MB
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3UZ: Essendon v Hawthorn football call – Don Hyde
Original air date: Not known
Dur: 4’10”, 128 kbps 44 kHz Mono, 3.9 MB
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**Update: The racing bit in this audio is John Vertigan

3UZ: Ken Sparkes bits ‘n’ pieces/spots tape 1968
Original air date: (recorded 1968, actual air dates not known)
Dur: 16’51”, 128 kbps 44 kHz Mono, 15.8 MB
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3UZ: Ken Sparkes phoner pre-records/more bits ‘n’ pieces
Original air date: Not known
Dur: 8’59”, 128 kbps 44 kHz Mono, 8.4 MB
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3UZ: Promo Reel with Ken Sparkes
1. Preston Motors
2. The Age newspapers
3. Tyrepower St Kilda
4. Italian Society Restaurants
5. 3UZ Ken Sparkes Show intro – work parts
Original air date: 1970?
Dur: 3’23”, 128 kbps 44 kHz Mono, 3.2 MB
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Anzac Day 2017

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They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old;
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun and in the morning
We will remember them.

Lest We Forget

Image: Emu Ridge – Timothy Turner
http://www.emuridge.com.au/anzac-day-timothy-turner

Some random stuff for you this week!

2SM: HMAS Sydney Welcome Home dedications/requests tape 1
Original air date: 1991
Dur: 27’16”, 128 kbps 44 kHz Stereo, 25.6 MB
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2SM: John Laws “American Cameo”
Original air date: August 14th 1958
Dur: 29’47”, 128 kbps 44 kHz Stereo, 27.9 MB
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2SM: Big Christmas Gig
Original air date: 1970-something
Dur: 49’34”, 128 kbps 44 kHz Mono, 46.5 MB
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3UZ: “Fosters” spot reel (Take 1-4) and new year compile
Original air date: 1974
Dur: 5’53”, 128 kbps 44 kHz Mono, 5.5 MB
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3UZ: Sam Anglesey aircheck
Original air date: October 14th 1969
Dur: 31’34”, 128 kbps 44 kHz Mono, 29.6 MB
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Now with the Top Spots material and radio spots complete, this update looks a little bare, but it’ll let me upload more material to replace them. In the meantime, here’s this week’s 2SM audio.

2SM: Album in Review with Ken Sparkes – Mark Williams
Original air date: 1991?
Tape 1 Dur: 23’32”, 128 kbps 44 kHz Stereo, 22.1 MB
Tape 2 Dur: 21’04”, 128 kbps 44 kHz Stereo, 19.7 MB
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2SM: Father Jim McLaren tape
Original air date: 1988?
Dur: 12’27”, 128 kbps 44 kHz Stereo, 11.7 MB
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**I’m not sure exactly when this was recorded or if it was ever broadcast, but here’s the entire 12 minutes available on this tape of some Father Jim McLaren audio.

2SM: Steve Murphy interviews Glenn Shorrock
Original air date: January 23rd 1989
Dur: 30’56”, 128 kbps 44 kHz Stereo, 29.0 MB
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**Marked as being tape 1 but unable to trace any others to date

2SM: “History of Radio ’71 to 83” – Narrated by John Torv
Original air date: Unknown
Dur: 8’39”, 128 kbps 44 kHz Stereo, 8.1 MB
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**This is distorted near the end but I’m sure you can handle it