Here’s the earliest WXRT commercial I’ve yet found – it features “Monty Python”-style animations of the Rolling Stones, David Bowie, Muddy Waters, Bruce Springsteen, and Blondie, and others. The opening drum beat is from the Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s reprise.

Voiceover by ??

This aired on local Chicago TV on Tuesday, October 28th 1980.

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Basic Rock movies – WXRT 93 FM – “Chicago’s Wonderful Rock Station” (Industrial, 1980)

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