While the rest of the world is glued to Election 2012 coverage, we want to focus on what may matter to you the most: The Music. Oldiez 96.1 wants to know who’s the biggest hit maker of all time, who should be the next President of Oldiez 96.1? Cast your vote with “Central New York’s Greatest Hit Maker Decision 2012”. Here's today's candidates. 

Should our next President of Oldiez 96.1 come from the 1960's Peace and Love Music Party? Our two candidates today in our Primary vote are the following:

The Rolling Stones

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The Rolling Stones were formed in London in 1962. The Rolling Stones were popular in Europe and then became even more successful in North America during the mid-1960s British Invasion. They have released twenty-two studio albums in the United Kingdom, twenty four studio albums in the United States, over twelve live albums, and numerous compilations. The Stones feel they can satisfy your music taste better than any other band from the 60's.




The Beatles

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You may have heard of our friends The Beatles. They were formed in Liverpool in 1960 and are probably the most commercially successful and critically acclaimed act in the history of popular music. The Beatles have had more number-one albums on the British charts and sold more singles in the UK than any other act. According to the RIAA, as of 2012 they have sold 177 million units in the US, more than any other artist.