Monday, April 30, 2018

Clearing the Static 1817

It's another Radio Kid solo show this week. In this edition, a radio owner advocates for total radio ownership deregulation. Cumulus sells a few stations as a result of the ongoing bankruptcy proceedings. A unique West Virginia radio station has changed its format. An upstate NY AM station has found a buyer. An AM station in Minnesota has gone dark for good, as has one in California. There's good news for Jazz fans in Birmingham. Plus, lots of format changes from all across the country. That's all here on this edition of CTS.


The Radio Kid's Rant! 86 - Thr Visit, Part Three

Part three of The Visit.


Saffron Says Episode 27

The 27th episode of Saffron Says.


Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Radio Serena Show 69: All Request Show

As there was only 1 request for Serena in her in-box for this request
show, Serena got a novel idea!  She went on the Facebook social
networking platform, and asked her friends to request music.  Hear the
results now as Radio Serena presents this all request show with
requests by Serena's friends.

Radio Serena Show 69 All Request Show Playlist 4-24-18

Song 1.  Tie A Yellow Ribbon ‘Round the Old Oak Tree – Tony, Orlando, and Dawn
Song 2.  Birthday – The Beatles
Song 3.  This Year – The Mountain Goats
Song 4.  On Your Side - the veronicas
Song 5.  22 – Taylor Swift
Song 6.  Close – Nick Jonas
Song 7.  Follow Your Arrow - Kasey Musgraves
Song 8.  Dirt - Emma Blackery
Song 9.  The Mountain – Three Days Grace
Song 10.  Loving Every Minute – Mark Wills
Song 11.  Hey Juliet – LMNT
Song 12.  Since You’ve Been Gone – Kelly Clarkson
Song 13.  Take It Easy – The Eagles
Song 14.  Maroon 5 – Wait


Sunday, April 22, 2018

Clearing the Static 1816

A lot of radio news to get to this week. Format flips and station sales all across the country from New York to California, Pennsylvania to Oregon, Michigan to Florida, Massachusetts to Wyoming, Tennessee to Washington (DC and state), and a whole lot more.


Saturday, April 21, 2018

Monday, April 16, 2018

Radio Serena Show 68: Mellowscapes

Song 1.  Chances Are - Johnny Mathis
Song 2.  O mio Babbino caro from Gianni Schicchi - BBC Concert
Orchestra; Barry Wordsworth
Song 3.  It Takes a Mighty Good Man - Saffire: The Uppity Blues Women
Song 4.  Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic – The Police
Song 5.  Blessings Rain – Karunesh
Song 6.  Will You Love Me Tomorrow - The Shirelles
Song 7.  You Make Me Smile – Uncle Cracker
Song 8.  The Closer I Get To You – Luther VanDras and Biance
Song 9. Rememberence – Jim Brickman
Song 10.  October Language – Belong
Song 11.  Raaga Negra – Dou A Vida Por Um Beigo
Song 12.  Pretty Baby – Vanessa Carlton
Song 13.  Wide Awake - Katy Perry
Raaga Negra – Dou A Vida Por Um Beigo


Sunday, April 15, 2018

Clearing the Static 1815

We open this edition by talking about developments at Global Community Radio. Then it's on to the FCC and the NAB convention. Could the ownership caps for radio soon be loosened? There's a station sale on the NY/PA border to talk about, and, a popular non-commercial Oldies station in Western PA is sticking around. That's all on this edition of CTS.


Monday, April 9, 2018

Radio Serena Show 67 - Format of the Month - The Crocodile

Song 1.  Crocodile Rock – Elton John
Song 2.  Barracuda – Heart
Song 3.  Breakfast In America – Supertramp
Song 4.  La Grange – ZZ Top
Song 5.  Bargain – The Who
Song 6.  Obla da – The Beatles
Song 7.  New Kid In Town – The Eagles
Song 8.  Time – Pink Floyd
Song 9.  Jumper - Third Eye Blind
Song 10.  All Day and All of the Night - The Kinks
Song 11.  Take It On The Run – REO Speed Wagon
Song 12.  Moneytalks - AC/DC
Song 13.  Go Your Own Way – Fleetwood Mac


Clearing the Static 1814

We open the program by talking about a failed morning show promotional stunt in San Diego which may very well lead to the end of a Hot Talk/Sports radio station there. Also, could The Loop be returning to Chicago on a full power FM? Later, two more radio companies file for bankruptcy. Town Square buys stations in Trenton, NJ. There's a new Variety Hits station on the air in Vermont. We have further developments regarding last week's news of changes in Little Rock. An "alt war" is brewing in Albany. And could there be a CHR battle heating up in Southern Pennsylvania? That's all on this action packed edition of CTS.


The Radio Kid's Rant! 84: The Visit

Part 1 of The Radio Kid's recollections of her recent visit with her girlfriend.


Saffron Says 25

Enjoy episode 25 of Saffron Says.


Monday, April 2, 2018

Radio Serena Show 66: DJ Saffron's Talent Show

Funtwo - Cannon Rock
Anne McGinty - Bandissimo
REM - Orange Crush
Carroll Center Garage Band Club Feat. DJ Saffron - Orange Crush
Hoagy Carmichael - Heart and Soul
Synthesia - Casino Night
Bill Withers - Lean on Me
Bill Haley and His Comets - Rock Around the Clock
Mark Wills - Don't Laugh at Me
Los Lobos - La Bamba
John Lennon - Imagine
REM - Supernatural Superserious
REM - It's the End of the World as we Know it
DJ Saffron - Breakfast at Tiffany's


Clearing the Static 1813

The Radio Kid goes solo on this edition of CTS. She talks about various format changes, and further developments on IHeart's bankruptcy.


Saffron Says Episodes 23 and 24

Episodes 23 and 24 of Saffron Says

Listen 23
Listen 24

The Radio Kid's Rant! 83: Where You From, Part 2

The Radio Kid continues her rant on those who are vague about where they are from.


In the Middle Episode 30: Don't Agree? The Door You'll See!

The Radio Kid shares her thoughts on President Trump's apparent attitude toward those in his cabinet who disagree with him.