July 7th, 1940 Ringo Starr was born

On July 7th, 1940, Richard Starkey, (Ringo Starr), drums, vocals, Rory Storm, The Beatles was born. Sang lead vocals on one track on most…

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The New AM 740 World Vision Portrait of Hope – Transformation in Xebangfay

Life is changing for eight-year-old Alysa, her family and her community, thanks to the support of Canadian sponsors.
This community has…

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Pull Your Best ‘Elvis Lip Curl’ Impersonation and Win Big!

Check out The New AM 740’s very own Frank Proctor’s ‘Elvis Lip Curl!’ Think you can do better? Show us what…

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Mariposa Cruises’ 2nd Annual AM 740 Oldies Cruise!

Join Norm Edwards as he hosts Mariposa Cruises’ 2nd Annual AM 740 Oldies Cruise on Monday, July 29th!

The cruise leaves from the docks…

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The Conspiracy Show Podcast – July 5th

PART ONE – TRANSCENDING BEYOND THE NEW WORLD Richard welcomes DAVID SEREDA, a director and…

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This Week on Vintage Favourites – July 12th

It’s just a one-hour version of the show this Sunday – but listen to what we’ll…

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The Garden Show Podcast – July 4th

Tune into the latest episode of The Garden Show with Charlie Dobbin and “sous chef of the…

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Dave’s Corner Garage Podcast – July 4th

Tune into the latest episode of Dave’s Corner Garage with Dave Redinger and Alan Gelman. As usual…

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On Tuesday July 7th GFB: Barry Steinberg, Dr. Jordan Feld & Doug Jones

11:30 AM ET | Barry Steinberg 12:00 PM ET | Dr. Jordan Feld 12:30 PM ET | Doug Jones GUEST –…

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The New AM 740 World Vision Portrait of Hope – Transformation in Xebangfay

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On July 7th, 1940, Richard Starkey, (Ringo Starr), drums, vocals, Rory Storm, The Beatles was born. Sang lead vocals on one track on most Beatles albums, (The Beatles scored 21 US No.1 & 17 UK No.1 singles).

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