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Hybrid Programming-- No Boundaries.

Hi, and welcome to the Flashback Top 40 Digital Radio Network !  We're thrilled that you've found us.  Established in 2005, Flashback Top 40 Radio is your home for Handpicked Hits of the 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s .  All your faves in one place and all hosted by Banana Joe® Montione, live from Hollywood:  Listen on great Apps like TuneIn, My Radio Tuner, and coming soon, the exclusive Flashback Top 40 Apps !   

FlashbackTop40.com Radio, with Banana Joe® Montione is all about the good-time feeling of Classic Top-40 / Contemporary Hit Radio, with the best variety of your favorite music. That's the kind of radio that played all hit music regardless of what "type" of music genre it was, that's why we say at Flashback Top 40, there's NO BOUNDARIES!  We play 40 years of Top-40 Hit songs from the 60s, 70s, 80s, & 90s  that are Pop, Rock, R&B, and Dance Hits, all together, just like Top-40 Radio used to do it!  Flashback Top 40's music is 100% "Human-Curated" no robots here,  and all the great "Hand-Picked" Hit music we broadcast is fully licensed, and presented in-stream with no interruptions. Flashback Top 40 Radio is perfect for listeners of all ages, but those that grew up listening to great radio stations like WFIL in Philadelphia, KHJ & KIIS-FM in Los Angeles, CHUM in Toronto, WABC & Z100 in New York, CKLW in Detroit and WLS in Chicago will really love this mass appeal mix of great music along with a fun high-profile presentation! So Kick back and let the memories of "Back in the Day" take over, when Top-40 Radio played ALL the Hits ...ALL the Time and ruled the airwaves! FlashbackTop40.com is also unique because it's a "Hybrid" format, blending the Classic Hits and Variety Hits formats together for a unique listening experience.  We take advantage of the vast variety of the Internet by playing over 1500 songs.  At the same time, we know what great heritage Contemporary Hit Radio should sound like, and Flashback Top 40 delivers !  From its inception in May, 2005 to present day, FT-40 continues to evolve, now featuring the best of parts of four decades of hit music, with no boundaries, no robots or algorhythms.  Just Hand-Picked Hits, curated with the lucrative 25-54 & 35-64 demographics targeted.  When FT40 starts showing up at radio stations across the country, advertisers will have a fresh new way to reach their customers.  Regardless if you are a listener, advertiser, or a radio station manager considering a hot new direction for their station, we're thrilled that you stopped by, and invite you to click it on and ENJOY !

Our Unique "Hybrid" Classic-Hits, Variety Hits Format

Our promise to have "No Boundaries" is realized every day, 24/7 as Free Online Radio Flashback Top 40 features the Hottest Hits from the Pop, Rock, Dance and Urban-R&B genres.  Combining the winning high-profile presentation of great Top 40 stations who ruled the airwaves during the eras we cover, Flashback Top 40 Radio Live from Hollywood blends the best free music online from four decades, creating a fun mix of over 1500 songs expertly programmed to entertain our listeners, and deliver the bulk of our audience in the coveted 25-54 adult demographic, which delivers an active foreground core to our advertising and affiliate station partners.

Evolution of the Flashback Top 40 Radio Network

Flashback Top 40 Digital Radio Network

Handpicked Hits: 70s-80s-90s !

Direct Access to Flashback Top 40 Hits of the 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s, & Beyond!

Evolution of Flashback Top 40 Radio Network

Banana Joe® Montione has been a top-rated personality and program director/consultant at great radio stations, groups & networks across the USA.  Now after establishing Flashback Top 40 Radio in 2005 as one of the first Independant Pure Play Internet radio stations,  he's taking that fun- foreground style of radio to local stations across the USA, as FT40 becomes one of the first pure play music formats to migrate from Internet-only back to terrestrial radio from the online world.  The national syndication includes continuation of the Internet presence, both live from Hollywood and with custom-built local feeds from the affiliate markets. If you'd like more information on our unique cutting-edge format and satellite replacement delivery by Synchronicity- Sync-Harmony Playout automation Suite,  call 747.999.7061 and just say "I Want My Flashback Top 40" and let us know what area you'd like info on, some suggestions:

  • Stations can ask about our syndication availability in their market
  • listeners, could comment or request favorite songs

Our FT40 Team:

Banana Joe® Montione                           Founder/President

Gigi Montione                                           Mascot/Music Research

Programming/Marketing:  Banana Joe® Radio Group

Voice Imaging:  Mark "Mr. Voice" Driscoll

Imaging & Production:  Chris Kelly Productions

Digital Worldwide Distribution to terrestrial radio:

Synchronicity Sync-Harmony Satellite Replacement System

Flashback Top 40 Radio- Founded 2005

Banana Joe with John Lennon at historic WFIL Helping Hand Marathon in 1975 Rare 2-CD set $19.75

Banana Joe with John Lennon at historic WFIL Helping Hand Marathon in 1975 Rare 2-CD set $19.75


For more info on the 24/7 FT40.LA format call 747.999.7061


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Flashback Top 40 Radio

1519 North Martel Ave Los Angeles, California 90046, United States

(747) 999-7061