WYEP marks 40 years as "the station that refused to die" 

"People probably underestimated the passion of the city to keep the radio station around."

It was the early '90s, and legendary Pittsburgh soul singer Billy Price was headed to a gig when the radio murmured a soft bass line, offset by fluttering violins and a deep, full voice. WYEP's Rhett Witherspoon was spinning Joe Simon's…

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