Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Clearing the Static 1738

We open the program with developments concerning WFBL in Syracuse. Is their (apparent) new format just a waste of the frequency? Also, we cover some other recent format changes around the country. We talk about a new Polish youth station on the air in Chicago. And lots of changes coming to radio stations in the Carolinas and George mostly due to ownership changes. That's all here on this episode of Clearing the Static.


Radio Serena Show 38

Song 1.  I’ve Been Thinking About You – London Beat
Song 2.  Silhouettes - The Rays
Song 3.  You Spin Me Round (Like a Record) - Dead or Alive
Song 4.  Just to See You Smile - Tim McGraw
Song 5.  Poison Ivy - The Coasters
Song 6.  Laughing Polka – Lawrence Welk
Song 7.  Hold My Hand - Hootie and the Blowfish
Song 8.  Hooray for Hazel – Tommy Roe
Song 9.  Cleopatra - The Lumineers
Song 10.  High Enough - Damn Yankees
Song 11.  I Never Picked Cotton – Roy Clark
Song 12.  Charlie Puth – Attention
Song 13.  Treat 'em Right - Chubb Rock
Song 14.  It’s My Party – Lesley Gore
Song 15.  Cruel to Be Kind - Nick Lowe


Friday, September 15, 2017

The Radio Kid's Rant! 72: Democracy Now

This is a very heart felt rant in which The Radio Kid expresses some of their thoughts regarding the popular radio program Democracy Now! and its host, Amy Goodman.


In the Middle Episode 10 - The Radio Kid's Rant! 71

Listen to the latest episodes of In the Middle and The Radio Kid's Rant! In the Middle presents a conservative point of view once again, and The Radio Kid rants about a terrible injustice committed against innocent children in Oswego County.

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Monday, September 11, 2017

Radio Serena Show 37: The Charge

Song 1.  Come with Me – ceo
Song 2.  First Light Monika's Interval mix – Hoffman
Song 3.  Fey – Recondite
Song 4.  1969 - Boards of Canada
Song 5.  (Remote) Control Implant remix - Plastic Noise Experience
Song 6.  Tricky Pose - The Range
Song 7.  Pelican – Bonobo
Song 8.  Passage – Lpower
Song 9.  Mindstream The Aphex Twin remix - Meat Beat Manifesto
Song 10.  Hiders – Burial
Song 11.  Blue Little - 10:32


Sunday, September 10, 2017

Clearing the Static 1737

We begin the program by discussing what several radio companies did, or didn't do, during hurricanes Harvey and Irma. Then, we discuss remarks made by an FCC commissioner at the recent NAB show, and how those remarks could impact radio. We discuss an interesting way to re-divide the radio spectrrum, and encourage listeners to weight in. We note the sad passing of a central New York radio newscaster. There's a new Urban radio station in Binghamton, NY. Will it give any competition to the existing noncommercial Urban station there? And, why do so many stations have such a small, repetitive playlist? Do people actually like that sort of thing? All of that in this jam packed edition of CTS.


Friday, September 8, 2017

In the Middle Episode 09/The Radio Kid's Rant! 70

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