Thursday, December 31, 2020

Radio Serena Show 204: New Year's Special

Song 1. Robbin - Show Me Love
Song 2. Bellamy Brothers - Let Your Love Flow
Song 3 Hey Mama - Kanye West
Song 4. Everything you Want - Vertical Horizon
Song 5. Nothing from Nothing - Billy Preston
Song 6. See a Victory - Elevation Worship
Song 7. Walkin' on the Sun - Smash Mouth
Song 8. Kacey and the Sunshine Band - Get Down Tonight
Song 9. Every Breaking Wave - U2.
Song 10. Raise Your Glass - Pink
Song 11 We Got the Beat - The Go-gos
Song 12 Got Your Number - Serena Rider
Song 13 Guy Lombardo - OldLangSine


Clearing the Static 2052

 2020 in review.


Tuesday, December 22, 2020

Clearing the Static 2051

 Episode 2051 of CTS with Bob and The Radio Kid.


Radio Serena Show 203: Quiet Christmas

 This week, it's Radio Serena's annual Quiet Christmas show. Relax and enjoy your Christmas at home with these peaceful tunes from Radio Serena.
Song 1. We Wish You a Merry Chritmas – Gloria Estephan
Song 2. Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer – Pentatonics
Song 3. Oh Christmas Tree – Aretha Franklin
Song 4. Mistletoe and Holly - Beegie Adair
Song 5. White Christmas - Jonathan Maracle
Song 6. It Came Upon a Midnight Clear – Frank Sinotra
Song 7. Little Drummer Boy/Peace On Earth – Bing Crosby and David Bowie
Song 8. Father Christmas - Harry Gregson-Williams
Song 9. Silver Bells - Andy Williams
Song 10. O Come All Ye Faithful - Jesse Colin Young
Song 11. Christmas Time Is Here - Sarah McLachlan feat. Diana Krall
Song 12. Once in Royal David's City - The Texas Boys Choir with Deborah Ford
Song 13. Joy to the World - Jim Brickman
Song 14. Deck the Halls - Richard Stoltzman


Monday, December 14, 2020

Radio Serena Show 202: Christmas

 This week, it's Jen's turn to give you a little Christmas here at Radio Serena. Join her for some great fast and chilled Christmas tunes, and a surprise thrown in, too. It's Jen's Chill Christmas Party on Radio Serena!
1. Sleighride – Leroy Anderson
2. God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen – Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy
3. 3. Ode to Joy to the world – The Piano Guys
4. Ding Dong Merrily On High – Robert Prizeman and Libera
5. Skating- David Benoit
6. Carol of the Bells George Winston
7. Revenge of the Elves Stephanie Harageones(Radio Play Presentation).
8. Run Rudolph Run Hanson
9. Don’t be a Jerk (It’s Christmas) SpongeBob SquarePants
10. We Are Lights Stephen Schwartz
11. The Wexford Carol James Galway
12. The Light of Christmas Morn Celtic Woman
13. Don’t save it All for Christmas Day Celine Dion


Clearing the Static 2050

 Episode 2050 of the radio show about radio.


Radio Serena Show 201: Christmas

 It's another Christmas show from Radio Serena. That means more wacky and unusual Christmas songs, as well as some of your favorites. Scruge and the Grinch might make an appearance, too, so watch out for those guys. It's another Song 1. Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree – Brenda Lee
Song 2. We Three Kings – Fuel
Song 3. You’re My Christmas Present – The Skyliners
Song 4. That’s What I Want for Christmas – Nancy Wilson
Song 5. The Little Saint Nick – The Beach Boys
Song 6. 12 Days Till Christmas – Frank Kelly
Song 7. The 12 Redneck Days of Christmas – Jeff Foxworthy
Song 8. Scruge – The Muppet Christmas Carole
Song 9. You’re a Mean One MR. Grinch - Thurl Ravenscroft
Song 10. Frosty The Snowman – Bowling For Soup
Song 11. There’s Always Tomorrow – Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer Soundtrack
Song 12. Caribbean Christmas - Kokomo Joe
Song 13. Last Christmas - Cascada


Monday, December 7, 2020

Radio Serena Show 200

 It's December, and, if you've been a long-time listener to Radio Serena, you probably know that this means it's time to put up the tree, wrap the presents, and bring out the Christmas music here at Radio Serena. This week, Serena and Bob bring you Christmas music highlighting Christmas across the country. From an Old New England Christmas, to Tender Tennessee Christmas, to a California Christmas, it's Radio Serena's Cross Country Christmas -- proving that there's no place like home for the holidays, and that radio can bring the holidays home!
Song 1. Christmas Cancan - Straight No Chaser
Song 2. Boogy Woogy choo choo Train – The Tractors
Song 3. Santa Clause is Coming in a Boogy Woogy Choo Choo Train – The Tractors
Song 4. Old New England Christmas – Artist Unknown
Song 5. New York Christmas – Rob Thomas
Song 6. Crabs For Christmas – David Deboid
Song 7. A Midwest Christmas - Andrea von Kampen
Song 8. Christmas In Dixy – Alabama
Song 9. Tender Tennesee Christmas – Amy Grant
Song 10. Colorado Christmas – Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
Song 11. Christmas in the Northwest – Brenda White
Song 12. California Christmas – Manifest
Song 13. Mele Kalikimaka - Bing Crosby
Song 14. No Place Like Home for the Holidays – The Carpenters


Clearing the Static 2048 and 2049

 The latest episodes of CTS.

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Friday, November 27, 2020

Clearing the Static 2047

Episode 2047 of CTS.


Radio Serena Show 199

Song 1. Mouth - Merril Bainbridge
Song 2. The Wheel of Fortune – Kay Starr
Song 3. Myley Cyrus and Dua Lipa – Prisoner
Song 4. Sweet Quarantine – Bret Silky
Song 5. My Corona Home – John Pumper
Song 6. F 2020 – Avenue Beat
Song 7. Another Year Has Gone By – Celine Dion
Song 8. Gobble gobble by Mathew west (Christina)
Song 9. Gobble Gobble Turkey Wobble – Koo koo kangaroo
Song 10. The 12 days of Thanksgiving – Artist unknown
Song 11. Thanksgiving song – Artist Unknown
Song 12. Thanksgiving Song – Ben Rector
Song 13. Thanksgiving Song – Mary Chappen Carpenter
Song 14. Thank You For Thanksgiving – The Story Bots
Song 15. Turkey Hokey Pokey – Artist Unknown
Song 16. The Turkey Song – Artist Unknown
Song 17. The Thanksgiving Song – The Ignite Church


Friday, November 20, 2020

Radio Serena Show 198: Cafe Serena

This week, it's another nanostation from CTS Productions. Join us in the Cafe -- Cafe Serena, for some relaxing music, live performances, and a surprise or 2. It's the Auditory Coffeehouse -- Cafe Serena!
Song 1. Stop and Stare – OneRepublic
Song 2. How I Spent My Fall Vacation - Bruce Cockburn
Song 3. Carpet of the Sun – Renaissance
Song 4. Sprawl II (Mountains Beyond Mountains) - Arcade Fire
Song 5. The Bard - Wu Wei
Song 6. Love Song - Tesla - Five Man Acoustical Jam
Song 7. Girls Chase Boys - Ingrid Michaelson
Song 8. September - Philippe Saisse Trio
Song 9. Heaven - Bryan Adams - MTV Unplugged
Song 10. Annie's Song - John Denver


Thursday, November 12, 2020

Clearing the Static 2045 and 2046

A two part panel discussion on the development of Digital AM radio, and other related subjects.

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Radio Serena Show 197: Cheers

 This week, CTS Productions debuts another one of our nanostations! This week, it's all the energetic Anthems you know and love here on Cheers!
Stunt song: The Syncopated Clock – Leroy Anderson
Song 1. Get Ready For This – 2 Unlimited
Song 2. Don’t Stop Till You Get Enough – Michael Jackson
Song 3. Utah Saints – Kate Bush
Song 4. Opposites Attract - Paula Abdul
Song 5. We Found Love – Rihanna
Song 6. One More Time – Real McCoy
Song 7. Dance, Dance, Dance – Beachboys
Song 8. Around The World – Aqua
Song 9. Born To Be Alive – Patrick Hernandez
Song 10. Achy Breaky Heart- Billy Ray Cyrus
Song 11. Louder Than Love – TKA
Song 12. Push the Feeling – Nightcrawlers
Song 13. Those Oldies But Goodies – Little Ceazar and the Romans


Tuesday, November 3, 2020

CTS Extra 48: Columbia, Missouri CHR Battle

Bob evaluates the two CHR stations in Columbia, Missouri.


Radio Serena Show 196: Wild FM Part 1

This week, CTS Productions is proud to begin rolling out what we like to call our nanostations -- little tiny radio stations in the context of an hour.
This week, we introduce Wild FM, your number 1 variety superstation. On Wild FM, you'll hear just about anything and everything. Give it a try, and take a walk on the wild side of our jungle! It's Wild FM -- Your Number 1 Variety Superstation!
Show 196

Song 1. Wild Thing – The Troggs
Song 2. Wild Ones - Flo Rida ft. Sia
Song 3. Wild At Heart – Gloriana
Song 4. Born To Be Wild – Steppenwolf
Song 5. Wild Child – Enya
Song 6. I Need To Know – Mark Anthony
Song 7. Positions - Ariana Grande
Song 8. Hungry Eyes - Eric Carmen
Song 9. Stranger Things Theme Song
Song 10. Symphony in D major, J-C 17: 3rd movement - Accademia D'Arcadia; Alessandra Rossi Lürig - Sammartini: The Late Symphonies, Vol. 2
Song 11. The Real Slim Shady – Eminym
Song 12. The Official West Point March - The United States Military Academy Band
Song 13. Ki Jan Ke Fe - Patrick Saint-Eloi & Kassav


Clearing the Static 2044

 The Radio Kid and Jake Longwell reunite to celebrate the show's 10th anniversary.


Friday, October 30, 2020

Clearing the Static 2043

Episode 2043 of CTS.


Radio Serena Show 195

This Halloween, Aunt Wilma and Madison Parker are back in a new radio show from Radio Serena. Madi wants a break from magic, and Aunt Wilma isn't sure a trip to Boston is what she needs. Will this trip help her? And, can Madi just get a break from it all? Listen and find out in "A Break From Magic" on this edition of Radio Serena!
Song 1. Beatle Juice Theme
Song 2. The Crypt Jam - The Crypt Keeper
Song 3. Monster Mash (feat. John Cafiero) - The Misfits
Song 4. Don’t Fear The Reaper – Blue Oyster Cult
Song 5. Get Ghost - Mark Ronson, Passion Pit
Song 6. Keep Your Head On Haloween – Descendants Cast
Song 7. This Is Halloween – The Citezens of Halloween
Song 8. The Blob – Five Blobs
Song 9. Zombie Jambory – Rockapella
Song 10. Gimme a Smile (The Pumpkin Song) – Andrew Gold
Song 11. Out of Oz For Good – Wicked soundtrack
Song 12. Witchcraft - Frank Sinatra
Song 13. The Halloween Tree - Tannhauser Orchestra
Song 14. Dracula’s Wedding - Outcasts


Friday, October 23, 2020

Clearing the Static 1942

Episode 1942 of Clearing the Static.


Radio Serena Show 194

Song 1. Dayo (Banana Boat Song) – Beattle Juice
Song 2. Season of The Witch – Donovan
Song 3. How Can I Help You to Say Goodbye - Patty Loveless
Song 4. Goodbye, Goodbye – Tegan and Sara
Song 5. Goodbye to You – Michelle Branch
Song 6. CB Cook and Axe men - Rosie
Song 7. Animals – Rosie
Song 8. Animals - Inside Looking Out
Song 9. Grand Funk Railroad - Inside Looking Out
Song 10. KRS1 - Sound of Da Police
Song 11. David Guetta - Hey Mama


Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Radio Serena Show 193

This time on Radio Serena, we play some cool rock requests, pay tribute to Eddy Van Halen, and debut a cool, new segment.
Song 1. Yellow – Coldplay
Song 2. Just Like This by Limp Bizkit
Song 3. Addicted to Love by Florence and the Machine
Song 4. Is There a Ghost in My House by Band of Horses
Song 5. Jump – Van Halen
Song 6. Right Now – Van Halen
Song 7. Love comes walking in – Van Halen
Song 8. Why Can’t This Be Love – Van Halen
Song 9. Panama – Van Halen
Song 10. I Can’t stop loving you – Van Halen
Song 11. Dreams – Van Halen
Song 12. You Get What You Give – New Radicals
Song 13. I Alone - Live


Clearing the Static 2041


Saturday, October 10, 2020

Clearing the Static 2040

Episode 2040 of the radio show that talks about radio.


Radio Serena Show 192: All Request Show

Our listeners are amazing! Why? Because you all sent in more requests! So, for the third week in a row, it's another all request show on Radio Serena!
Song 1. Come Together – The Beatles
Song 2. Rock of Ages - Deaf Leoperd
Song 3. Something - Frank Sinatra
Song 4. Maybe It Was Memphis – Pam Tillis
Song 5. Only Time – Taliesin orchestra
Song 6. Stars - Hum
Song 7. The Best Room - Modest Mouse
Song 8. Away We Go Again - The Chieftains
Song 9. Jose Quervo – Tracy Byrd
Song 10. Nearly Lost You - Screaming Trees
Song 11. What the Hell Have I - Alice in Chains
Song 12. just another victim - helmet


Saturday, October 3, 2020

Radio Serena Show 191: All Request Show

At Radio Serena, we love requests, and we really love when our in-box is cramed with them! So here are more of your requests here on this all request show on Radio Serena!
Song 1. wicked garden - stone temple pilots
Song 2. Free Ride - Edgar Winter Group
Song 3. Ava Max – Kings and Queens
Song 4. Just To See You Smile – Tim McGraw
Song 5. Cyclo - Yos Olarang
Song 6. Light It Up – Single – VERIDIA
Song 7. hey man nice shot - filter
Song 8. mister bright side - the killers
Song 9. California Girls - David Lee Roth
Song 10. Somebody that I used to know – Pentatonics
Song 11. We Now Interrupt for a Commercial - Ornette Coleman
Song 12. Axel F - Harold Faltermeyer
Song 13. Patricia - Perez Prado


Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Radio Serena Show 190: All Request Show

 As we love hearing from, and playing music for our listening audience, it's another all request show here on Radio Serena. Here some of the requests you sent in -- from country, to pop, to metal. I say some because we couldn't fit 'em all in, so next week's show will be requests, too. Wanna get olne in?
Song 1. LFO – Every Other Time
Song 2. Song of the South – Alabama
Song 3. Turning Japanese -- The Vapors
Song 4. Hunting - Deep Forest
Song 5. Have You Seen Her - MC Hammer
Song 6. Who’s Zoomin’ Who – Aritha Franklin
Song 7. push it - static x
Song 8. ice cream - sarah mclaughlin
Song 9. Gimme Three Steps - Lynyrd Skynyrd
Song 10. Bob Carlyle Butterfly Kisses
Song 11. Roo - David Hudson
Song 12. Pump Up the Jame - Techno Tronic
Song 13. You Can Still Rock In America – Night Ranger
Song 14. demanufacture - fear factory


Clearing the Static 2038 and 2039

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Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Clearing the Static 1937


Clearing the Static 1936


Radio Serena Show 189

Song 1. Jesse Hold On – B*Witched
Song 2. The Ballad of the Green Beret SSgt Barry Sadler
Song 3. I Had It All For A While – Anne Day
Song 4. Can’t Live (if Living is Without You) – Miriah Karry
Song 5. Da Doo Ron Ron – The Crystals
Song 6. Da Doo Ron Ron – The Carpenters
Song 7. Shaky Graves – Dearly Departed
Song 8. Foolish Heart – Steve Perry
Song 9. Man From Milwaukee – Hanson
Song 10. Drum Trip – Rusted Root
Song 11. I Wanna Be With You – Fun Factory
Song 12. Never Let You Go - The Five Discs
Song 13. One Night In Bangkok - Murray Head
Song 14. Tell Me – Inner Circle


Radio Serena Show 188

Song 1. One For Sorrow – Steps
Song 2. Guided Missiles - The Cuff Links
Song 3. Angel In My Pocket – One to One
Song 4. Beautiful Stranger – Madonna
Song 5. Mirage – Tommy James
Song 6. You're the One - Tracy Chapman
Song 7. Is Anybody Home – Our Lady Peace
Song 8. I Hear You Knocking – Smiley Lewis
Song 9. I Hear You Knocking – Dave Edmonds
Song 10. That’s what love is for – Amy Grant
Song 11. Mama Told Me Not to Come – 3 Dog Night
Song 12. X Goin Give it to you – DMX
Song 13. When My Ship Comes In – Clint Black
Song 14. The Tijuana Jail – The Kingston Treo
Song 15. The Happy Whistler - Don Robertson


Friday, September 4, 2020

Radio Serena Show 187

Song 1. King Of Wishful Thinking – Go West
Song 2. Have I the Right – The Honeycombs
Song 3. Steppin' Out - Joe Jackson
Song 4. Coco Jambo – MR. President
Song 5. Little Darlin' - The Diamonds
Song 6. Little Lies – Fleatwood Mac
Song 7. Invention of the Monsters - Al Di Meola
Song 8. You Can't Have Your Kate and Edith, Too - Statler Brothers
Song 9. Lean On – Pentatonix
Song 10. Last Night - Don Campbell
Song 11. Você É Linda - Caetano Veloso
Song 12. Fake Happy – Paramore
Song 13. Hold On My Heart – Phil Collins
Song 14. Waltzing Matilda – Jimmy Roggers


Sunday, August 30, 2020

Clearing the Static 2035


Clearing the Static 2034


Radio Serena Show 186

This time on Radio Serena, we play what you want! It's another all request show this week on Radio Serena!
Song 1. Use My Voice – Evanescence
Song 2. Good For Me – Amy Grant
Song 3. Kimberly Lock - Eighth World Wonder
Song 4. Dream a Little Dream of Me – Doris Day
Song 5. I Need Thee Every Hour – The Choir at Temple Square
Song 6. Angel Taylor - Like You Do
Song 7. Do Anything – Natural Selection
Song 8. Tristan Prettyman - My Oh My
Song 9. What Makes You Beautiful – One Direction
Song 10. Tarzanne and Jayne – Toybox
Song 11. Anyel Luna - Make you believe in love (spanish version
Song 12. Say You’ll be there – Spice Girls
Song 13. Hayley Reinhart - Free


Monday, August 17, 2020

Clearing the Static 2033

Episode 2033 of CTS.



Radio Serena Show 185

 Song 1. That’s What Love Can Do – Boy Krazy
Song 2. Up on the Mountain - Johnny Keyes and the Magnificents
Song 3. There Was a Time – One to One
Song 4. Because You Loved Me – Celine Dion
Song 5. More Hearts Than Mine – Ingrid Andras
Song 6. Want You Back – Elijah Woods and Jamie Fine
Song 7. Top of the World - Van Halen
Song 8. Jack and Jill – Tommy Rowe
Song 9. Let’s Run It – Midnight Kids
Song 10. Water Mellon Crawl - Tracy Byrd
Song 11. Don't Let the Admiral Out - The Surf Zombies
Song 12. Swim (until you can’t see Land) – Frightened Rabbit
Song 13. If I Had No Loot - Tony! Toni! Tone!
Song 14. She’s Not You – Elvis Presley
Song 15. Chasing Cars – Southshore



Radio Serena Show 184



 Song 1. Right Here – SWV
Song 2. Hard Day’s Night – The Beattles
Song 3. Farewell Blues - Flatt & Scruggs
Song 4. Light In Your Eyes – Blessed Union of Souls
Song 5. It’s Not Unusual – Tom Jones
Song 6. Might Be Right White Reaper
Song 7. Amore – Dean Martin
Song 8. Timeless - Sérgio Mendes and India.Arie
Song 9. Learn To Love – Rachael Tissot
Song 10. Baby Baby – Corona
Song 11. Peanut – Little Joe and the Fillers
Song 12. Human - The Human League
Song 13. You Get What You Give - New Radicals
Song 14 Oh, Susanna – Connie Frances



Monday, July 27, 2020

Clearing the Static 2030

Episode 2030 of the radio show about radio.


Radio Serena Show 182: Guiest Host Jake Longwell

London Beat: A Better Love
Stan Freberg: The Great Pretender
Gary Owens: Silly Show Sponsors: Ed's TV Repair
Billy Murray: Yes, We Have No Bananas
Sting: All This Time
Bing Crosby: Hey, Jude
Gary Owens: Silly Show Sponsors: Mouthwash Cola Sosa Pop
Fantasy Strings: Girls Just Wanna Have Fun
Ben Minot/Oddity Archive: Record Ripoffs Commercial: Molten Hits of the 70s
 Henry Morgan: Glubb Shampoo Commercial
Diana Krall: Hit That Jive, Jack
The Students: I'm So Young
Gary Owens: Silly Show Sponsors "Wipe and Gripe"
Mahavishnu Orchestra: Awakening
Ben Minot/Oddity Archive: Record Ripoffs Commercial: Roots of Rock N Roll
Henry Morgan: Feinschreibers Feathers Commercial
Mike Oldfield: Let There Be Light
Jimmy Dean: Big Bad John
Gary Owens: Silly Show Sponsors: New and Improved
Three Flames: Open the Door, Richard
Apollo 100: Joy


Clearing the Static 2022

Episode 2022 of The Radio Show About Radio.


Radio Serena Show 181

This week, Jen hosts the 2020 Summer Splash Party from outside the Radio Serena studios. We'll have food, games, good times, and, oh yeah, great music! Your invited to picnic with us here at Radio Serena's Summer Splash Party!
Song 1: Get Ready For This - 2 Unlimited
Song 2: Celebration – Cool And The Gang
Song 3: Get ON Your Feet - Gloria Estephon
Song 4 Miami – Will Smith
Song 5 Reggae Night- Jimmy Cliff
Song 6 Splish-Splash - Bobby Darin
Song 7 Tequila- The Champs
Song 8 Umbrella Beach – Owl City
Song 9 Doin’ It Right – Daft Punk
Song 10 Celine Deon - My Heart will Go On ( Tony Moren remix)
Song 11 Fireflies – Still Corners
Song 12 All Night Long- Renegade Steel Orchestra


Sunday, July 19, 2020

Radio Serena Show 180

This time, Bob Cavenaugh guest hosts this edition of Radio Serena.
Robin - Do You Know What it Takes
The Swinging Bluejeans - The Hippy Hippy Shake
Post Malone - Wow
Vertical Horizon - You're a God
Freddy Cannon - Pallisades Park
Lizzo - Truth Hurts
Marshmallo and Cane Brown - One Thing Right
C.W. McCall - Convoy
Charlie Daniels Band - The Devil Went down to Georgia
Kris Kross - Jump
The Beattles - Yesterday
Saweety - My Type
Alanis Morrisette - Hand in my Pocket
Zador and Evans - In the Year 2525
Post Malone - Goodbye


Clearing the Static 2028 and 2029

A double dose of CTS with The Radio Kid and Bob and even Jake Longwell.

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Saturday, July 11, 2020

Radio Serena Show 179

This week, it's another format of the month. This month, we present a radio format for the young, active male -- featuring music like Punk, Alternative, metal, rap, and 80's Pop. So what are you waiting for? Run, play, skate... Ash! Ash FM!
Song 1. We Built This City – Starship
Song 2. Black and Yellow - Wiz Khalifa
Song 3. Faster Than You'll Ever Live to Be – Exodus
Song 4. Weightless – All Time Low
Song 5. Big Star Rolling - Hubble Bubble
Song 6. The Power Of Love – Huey Lewis and The News
Song 7. Recess – Skrillex
Song 8. King Of The Beach - Waves
Song 9. Only The Young – Journey
Song 10. 6 Foot 7 Foot 8 Foot Bunch – Lil’ Wayne
Song 11. Uma Thurman – Fall Out Boy
Song 12. Caught Up in You - We the Kings
Song 13. Don’t Wake Me Up – Chris Brown
Song 14. Last Song – Edward Bear


Claring the Static 2027

CTS 2027 with The Radio Kid and Bob.


Friday, July 3, 2020

Radio Serena Show 178: Planet 9 Demo 2

Song 1. Don’t Walk Away – Jade
Song 2. I'm Alright - Jo Dee Messina
Song 3. The Mummers Dance – Loreena McKennitt
Song 4. Don’t Go – Le Click
Song 5. Never Ever - All Saints
Song 6. Money Power Respect- Locks
Song 7. I’m Not Sick but I’m Not Well – Blink 182
Song 8. Bird Inside the House – Company - Marie Christine (2000)
Song 9. Shine – Collective Soul
Song 10. The Finale - Danny Elfman - Batman Returns [original motion picture soundtrack]
Song 11. Good Riddance (Time of Your Life) - Green Day
Song 12. Would I Lie to You - Charles and Eddie
Song 13. Hot Stepper - Ini Kamoze


Clearing the Static 2022 and 2026

Due to a webmaster error, CTS 2022 was never posted. We're fixing that oversight now, and also posting the latest episode, 2026. Enjoy.

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Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Radio Serena Show 177: Planet 9 Demo

This week on the program, CTS Productions presents 1 of 2 demos of Planet 9 -- our 90's show we hope to be rolled out for syndication to non-com stations this fall. Feedback is encouraged from listeners and affiliates alike. You can call or text (315)236-2001, or send email to, or
Song 1. Only Wanna Be with You -Hootie and the Blowfish
Song 2. Black Velvet - Alannah Myles
Song 3. Head over Feet - Alanis Morissette
Song 4. Legend of a Cowgirl - Imani Coppola
Song 5. Rhythm of my heart – Rod Stuart
Song 6. American Society - L7
Song 7. Come Baby Come – K7
Song 8. There Is No Greater Love - Stefon Harris
Song 9. What About Your Friends – TLC
Song 10. Reflection - Christina Aguilera
Song 11. ...Baby One More Time - Britney Spears
Song 12. I Swear - All-4-One
Song 13. All 4 Love - Color Me Badd


Clearing the Static 2025

The Radio Kid and Bob and guest co-host Jake Longwell discuss how COVID has impacted noncommercial radio in the US.


Monday, June 15, 2020

Radio Serena Show 176

Song 1. MacArthur Park - Donna Summer
Song 2. Jurassic Park – Weird Al
Song 3. Margaritaville - Jimmy Buffett
Song 4. If I Had You – Adam Lambert
Song 5. Barefoot Bluejean Night – Jake Owen
Song 6. Kicks – Paul Revere and the Raters
Song 7. Joltin' Joe DiMaggio - Les Brown & His Orchestra feat. Betty Bonney
Song 8. Long Hot Summer - Keith Urban
Song 9. Circles – Emma Hewitt
Song 10. Farewell My Summer Love - Michael Jackson
Song 11. He's So Fine - The Chiffons
Song 12. Reckless love - Cory Asbury


Radio Serena Show 175: The Quest

Beyond the blandness of pop and rock radio, there's a whole world of Indie music to be explored -- everything from Chamber Pop to Post Rock. Hear some of that music now on your destination for Indie Exploration -- The Quest!
Radio Serena Show 175 – The Quest
Song 1. Strange Days (1999) – Health
Song 2. Dreamer - Built for the Sea
Song 3. Miracle – CHVRCHES
Song 4. Young Silence - Echo Lake
Song 5. You're a Wolf - Sea Wolf
Song 6. Sic Bay Surprise - Damaged Bug
Song 7. Dance with Me - Ra Ra Riot
Song 8. Once I Was Pretty - The Mary Onettes
Song 9. Vast Division - Indian Jewelry
Song 10. Terminal Sounds at Night – Readymade
Song 11. Drove Me Wild – Tegan and Sara
Song 12. Wax and Wane – Cocteau Twins
Song 13. Flowers In December – Mazy Star


Sunday, May 31, 2020

Radio Serena Show 174

Song 1. Faithful – Go West
Song 2. Lazy Mary – Lou Monte
Song 3. Why Don’t You Do Right – Peggy Lee
Song 4. Say You Love Me - Fleetwood Mac
Song 5. Pennsylvania 65000 – Glenn Miller
Song 6. Until The Sun Burns Out – Sebell
Song 7. No More I Love Yous – Annie Lennox
Song 8. Sink The Bismarc – Johnny Horton
Song 9. I Wanna Be The One – Pete Yorn
Song 10. Miss Me – Yoco Ross
Song 11. Looking For My Baby – The Earls
Song 12. Situation – Yazoo
Song 13. Hero – Phil Collins


Friday, May 29, 2020

Clearing the Static 2021

Episode 2021 of Clearing the Static.


Radio Serena Show 173

This week on Radio Serena, it's your turn to play what you want! It's another all request show on Radio Serena!
Song 1. Summer Nights - Rascal Flatts
Song 2. Ignition – R. Kelly
Song 3. Morning Song – Rachael Tissot
Song 4. Leaves From The Vine – Avitar
Song 5. I Had It All For A While – first version sung by cover artist
Song 6. I Had It All For a While – Anne ?Day
Song 7. Brian Setzer Orchestra - Jump, Jive and Whale, heard on WSBW just a
Song 8. Devil – shinedown
Song 9. Never be like you- flume
Song 10. Jana Mashonee - The Enlightened Time
Song 11. Citizen Way - Wave Walker
Song 12. House on fire rise against
Song 13. The river Jordan feliz
Song 14, Mercy Me - Happy Dance


Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Clearing the Static 2019 and 2020

The latest two episodes of the radio show about radio.

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Radio Serena Show 172: Little Richard Tribute

 This week, Radio Serena pays tribute to Little Richard.
Song 1. Long Tall Sally – Little Richard
Song 2. Taxi Blues – Little Richard
Song 3. "Every Hour" – Little Richard
Song 4. Get Rich Quick – Little Richard
Song 5. "Thinkin' 'Bout My Mother" – Little Richard
Song 6. "I Brought It All on Myself" – Little Richard
Song 7. Please Have Mercy On Me – Little Richard
Song 8. Fool At The Wheel – Little Richard
Song 9. "Rice, Red Beans and Turnip Greens" – Little Richard
Song 10. "Tutti Frutti" – Little Richard
Song 11, "Slippin' and Slidin'" Little Richard
Song 12. Rip It Up – Little Richard
Song 13. "Lucille" – Little Richard
Song 14. Jenny, Jenny – Little Richard
Song 15. "Keep A-Knockin'" – Little Richard
Song 16. Good Golly, Miss Molly – Little Richard
Song 17. "I've Just Come from the Mountain" – Little Richard
Song 18. Joy, Joy, Joy – Little Richard
Song 19. Blueberry Hill – Little Richard
Song 20. "It Ain't Whatcha Do (It's the Way How You Do It)" – Little Richard


Radio Serena Show 171: Format of the Month: Rachel

This week, it's another format of the month from Radio Serena. Enjoy all your favorite high class hits -- without the rap and kids' stuff. It's High Class Hits -- Rachael.
Song 1. Xs and Os – El King
Song 2. First Time – Lifehouse
Song 3. Nothing – The Script
Song 4. Extraordinary - Liz Phair
Song 5. Hate Me – Ellie Goulding
Song 6. Everything You Want – Vertical Horizon
Song 7. What About Now – Daughtry
Song 8. Bitter Sweet Symphony - The Verve
Song 9. Team – Lorde
Song 10. Forever – Chvrches
Song 11. Jetlagged – Simple Plan
Song 12. Drops Of Jupiter – Train
Song 13. Pay Phone – Maroon Five
Song 14. In The Rough – Anna Nalic


Saturday, May 9, 2020

Clearing the Static 2018

Episode 2018 of the radio show that talks about radio.


Radio Serena Show 170

Serena and Bob are back with another multiperson show. Enjoy an hour of great conversation, and a wide variety of music on this edition of Radio Serena.
Song 1. Pinch Me – Bare Naked Ladies
Song 2. John Denver - The Garden Song
Song 3. Come On Down To My Boat – Every Mother’s Son
Song 4. Pitbull - I Believe that we will Win (world anthem)
Song 5. Here’s To The Night – Eve Six
Song 6. Unspoken - Good Fight
Song 7. Slow Ride – Foghat
Song 8. Ocean Park Standoff - Good News
Song 9. It’s Just My Luck – Voices In Public (V.I.P.)
Song 10. House of Pain - Jump around
Song 11. The Gambler – Kenny Rogers


Sunday, May 3, 2020

Clearing the Static 2017

Episode 2017 of the radio show about radio.


Radio Serena Show 169: Musical Tributes

With so many in the music world losing their lives due to Covid 19, we here at Radio Serena have decided to take a show, and honor those we've lost recently due to this, and other illnesses. On the show, you'll hear from: Bill Withers, Ellis Marsalis, Fountains of Wayne, John Prine, Joe Diffie, and Kenny Rogers.
Song 1. Ain’t No Sunshine When She’s gone – Bill Withers
Song 2. Lean On Me – Bill Withers
Song 3. Somehow – Ellis Marsalis
Song 4. Charlie Brown – Ellis Marsalis
Song 5. Stacy’s Mom – Fountains of Wayne
Song 6. Angel from Montgomery – John Prine
Song 7. Paradise – John Prine
Song 8. Pickup Man – Joe Diffie
Song 9. Prop Me Up Beside the Jukebox (If I Die) – Joe Diffie
Song 10. Ruby – Kenny Rogers
Song 11. Coward of the county – Kenny Rogers


Saturday, April 25, 2020

Clearing the Static 2016

Episode 2016 of the radio show about radio with Bob and The Radio Kid.


Radio Serena Show 167: Dell FM

This show was made in honor of my loving grandmother Maude O'Dell "Dell" Lyke, who passed away in January, and who would have celebrated her birth the week this show airs.  One of her favorite types of music was rockabilly and thus our format of the month.

Song 1: Elvis Presley - Don't Be Cruel
Song 2: Jerry Lee Lewis - Whole Lot of Shakin'
Song 3: Arthur " Big Boy" Crudup - That's Alright 
Song 4:  Buddy Holly - (You're So Square) 
Song 5: Johnny Cash - One Piece at a Time 
Song 6: Howlin' Wolf - Pop It to Me
Song 7: Bo Diddley - Who Do You Love?
Song 8: B.B. King - 3 O'Clock Blues
Song 9: Bill Haley And His Comets - Rocka-a-Beatin' Boogie 
Song 10: Muddy Waters - Louisiana Blues 
Song 11: Carl Perkins - Rock String Baby, Wrong Yo-yo
Song 12: The Collins Kids - Hoy Hoy 
Song 13: Sonny Boy WIlliamson - Shake the Boogie
SOng 14: Elvis Presley - BLue Moon Of Kentucky


Friday, April 17, 2020

Radio Serena Show 167

On this edition of Radio Serena, Serena and Bob host the show, with some help from DJ Saffron. Join them for some fun, conversation, and great music.
Radio Serena Show 167 – Serena and Bob
Song 1. One Less Day Dying Young – Rob Thomas
Song 2. Spin – Lifehouse
Song 3. Party In the USA – Myley Cyrus
Song 4. Needtobreathe - Washed by the Water
Song 5. Ryan Stevenson - Eye of the Storm
Song 6. Forever Young Dance Mix
Song 7. Kenny Chesney F. David Lee Murphy - Everything's Gonna Be All Right
Song 8. Happy Birthday – Dance Mix
Song 9. Carry On – Funn
Song 10. Pampee – Bastile


Clearing the Static 2015

The Radio Kid and Bob are back for another week of radio discussion.


Friday, April 10, 2020

Clearing the Static 2014

Episode 2014 of the radio show that talks about radio.


Radio Serena Show 166: Bob and Jen Show

This week on the show, Serena, Bob, and Jen get together to bring you good times, laughs, conversation, and great music on Radio Serena Show 166.
Song 1. JayZ and Mr. Hudson - Forever Young
Song 2. Forever Young – Alphiville
Song 3. Salve Me – Libera
Song 4. Hands – Jewel
Song 5. Ready Set - Young Forever
Song 6. Can You Feel It – Third Party
Song 7. One More Cup – Billy Joe and the Checkmates
Song 8. 3 AM Matchbox 20
Song 9. All American Rejects - Move Along
Song 10. Greatest Show cast - Come Alive
Song 11. My Arms – Ledger


Saturday, April 4, 2020

Clearing the Static 2013

Episode 2013 of the radio show that talks about radio.


Radio Serena Show 165

Song 1. Enjoy the Silence - Depeche Mode
Song 2. World Without Love – Peter and Gordon
Song 3. When I See Your Face – Rachael Tissot
Song 4. And It Stoned Me – Van Morison
Song 5. Sittin' on Top of the World - Howlin' Wolf
Song 6. Keep On Rockin’ in the Free World – Neil Young
Song 7. Lost in the Woods – from Frozen 2
Song 8. Swing Spring – Miles Davis
Song 9. The EVerglow Me
Song 10. More Than Words Can Say – Alias
Song 11. Good Golly, Miss Molly - Little Richard
Song 12. Keep Me In Your Heart for a While – Trampled by Turtles
Song 13. No News – Lonestar
Song 14. Come On Down to My Boat - Every Mother's Son


Friday, March 27, 2020

Clearing the Static 2012

The latest happenings in radio as discussed by Bob and The Radio Kid.


Radio Serena Show 164: Spring Show

 With everything going on right now, you probably want or need a little pick me up. Well, never fear, Radio Serena is here! This week, Serena and Jen team up to play some of their favorite songs, as well as songs about spring, and give you some laughs and insight along the way.
Song 1. I can See Clearly Now – Jimmy Cliff
Song 2. Hoppapolla by Cigur Ros
Song 3. Suddenly It’s Spring – David Hazeltine
Song 4. Hanson Been There Before
Song 5. Spring – Vivaldi
Song 6. Kiss Me – 6 Pence None the Richer
Song 7. Spring Dance by Checkfield
Song 8. In Your Eyes – Peter Gabriel
Song 9. Hawaii – Beach Boys
Song 10. Enya Caribbean Blue


Friday, March 20, 2020

Radio Serena Show 163

Ladies and leprechauns! It's Radio Serena's 2020 ST. Patrick's Day Irishfest! Join Jen from the Angry Sheep Irish Pub as she spins some great Irish tunes! Down some drinks, eat some corn beef, and watch out for leprechauns!
1. land - Green and Beautiful ( The Leprechaun Song) traveling with music
2. The Irish Pub by The High Kings
3. Tumbleweed: King of the Fairies & Fox Hunter's Slip Jig –
4. Crystal Year/The foxes’ Rock Flook live version
5.   The Bothy-Band: The Kesh Jig/Give US a Drink Of Water-The Famous Balymote
6. 6. All Around the Fairy fort/The  New Broom Paddy Danagher
7. O'Malley's Folk Music players The Glass of Beer/The musical priest
8. Madam I’m a Darling  Mark Stone 
9. 9 Out On the ocean/The Mug of Brown Ail (Irish jigs) Paul Young
10. Dance of the Druids (Outlander, Vol. 1
11. Celtic Woman She Moved Through The Fair
12. "A ghaoil, leig dhachaigh gum mhàthair mi " Love let me home to my mother Julie Fowlis
13. St. Patrick's Breastplate (Prayer of St. Patrick) – Jean Watson


Clearing the Static 2011

Episode 2011 of the radio show that talks about radio.


Thursday, March 12, 2020

Clearing the Static 2010

Bob and The Radio Kid are back with another week's worth of radio news.


Radio Serena Show 162: Irish Music

As we gear up for ST. Patrick's Day, this week's Radio Serena features all Irish music. Enjoy, and stay tuned for next week's ST. Patrick's Day show.
Song 1. Island Paddy – Lúnasa
Song 2. The Road To Boston – Woods Tea Company
Song 3. Song of the Sea - Lisa Hannigan
Song 4. God Save Ireland - The Wolfe Tones
Song 5. Dancing with Mrs. White - Great Big Sea
Song 6. The Merry Sisters of Fate – Lúnasa
Song 7. Sosban Fach Traditional Welsh Folk Song – video from Youtube
Song 8. Sospan Fach - Treorchy Male Choir
Song 9. Sunday Reel - Natalie MacMaster
Song 10. Tell Me Ma – Shamrock
Song 11. The Dirty Bee: La Grondeuse / Mutt's Favourite / Break Yer Bass Drone / The Dirty Bee - Arise & Go
Song 12. "An Irish Blessing" - Grex Vocalis & Carl Høgset


Friday, March 6, 2020

Clearing the Static 2009

Bob and the Radio Kid discuss recent happenings in radio.


Radio Serena Show 161

Song 1. I Saw The Light – Wynona Judd
Song 2. Big Girls Don’t Cry – 4 Seasons
Song 3. Linda Lu – Ray Sharpe
Song 4. This is Me – Dream
Song 5. BillyJoe and The Checkmates – Percolator
Song 6. I’ll Just Have a Cup Of Coffee, Then I’ll Go – Claud Grey
Song 7. The Road to Lisdoonvarna – The Gothan Sisters
Song 8. Reminding Me To Forget – Kygo


Friday, February 28, 2020

Clearing the Static 2008

Episode 2008 of the radio show that talks about radio.


Radio Serena Show 160: All Request Show

It's another all request show here on Radio Serena. Listen as Serena plays your requests, and a couple extra tunes for flavor.
Song 1. Fly to Paradise (Radio Edit) - Eric Whitacre Singers, Will Dawes, Hila Plitmann & Guy Sigsworth
Song 2. Ain’t Got No Home – The Band
Song 3. Hello Walls - Faron Young
Song 4. Ballad Of The Alamo – Marty Robbins
Song 5. Rock You Like a Hurricane – Skorpians
Song 6. The Huu – Yuve Yuve Yuve
Song 7. 15 – Mandy Moore
Song 8. Salt And The Sea - The Lumineers
Song 9. Brady Bunch Theme Song
Song 10. Keep Your Head Up – Andy Grammar
Song 11. Carnival Of Rust – Poets of The Fall
Song 12. Leland – Waymaker
Song 13. Thunder – Imagine Dragons


Thursday, February 20, 2020

Clearing the Static 2007

The Radio Kid and Bob Cavanaugh discuss the latest radio happenings.


Radio Serena Show 28 Re-Creation

This file from the archives was deleted some time ago. Serena decided to re-create this "format of the month" and offer it to affiliates once again. Please see the original blog entry for playlist.


Thursday, February 13, 2020

Clearing the Static 2006

Episode 2006 of CTS


Radio Serena Show 159 "Stupid Cupid"

It's Valentine's Day again, and that means we probably should do a Valentine's Day show here at Radio Serena -- since most of you celebrate this beloved holiday. So, since we have no loves in our lives, we decided to play the crappy sappy love songs we hate -- plus some you requested. It's Radio Serena's Stupid Cupid Valentine's Day Show!!!!
Song 1. Stupid Cupid – Mandy Moore
Song 2. Always - Bon Jovi
Song 3. Since I Don't Have You - The Skyliners
Song 4. If – Bread
Song 5. More Than Anything – Hanson
Song 6. I Wanna Be With You – Mandy Moore
Song 7. Loving You – Minnie Riperton
Song 8. It’s All Coming Back to me Now – Celine Dion
Song 9. Rush Rush – Paula Abdul
Song 10. You Sang To Me – Mark Anthony
Song 11. Sea of Love - Phil Phillips and the Twilights
Song 12. All My Life – KC and Jojo
Song 13. Little Arrows - Leapy Lee


Sunday, February 9, 2020

Clearing the Static 2005

The radio kid does a solo show this week.


Radio Serena Show 158

Song 1. Someday – Sugar Ray
Song 2. That Greasy Kids Stuff - Janie Grant
Song 3. Big Money – Rush
Song 4. You Are So Beautiful – Joe Cocker
Song 5. What If – Creed
Song 6. Artemis - Lindsey Stirling
Song 7. Sometimes – Britney Spears
Song 8. I'll Follow the Sun - The Beatles
Song 9. Fighter – Joseph
Song 10. Pump Up The Jam – Technotronics
Song 11. I Wonder Why – Dion and the Belmonts
Song 12. Who’s Johnny – El DeBarge
Song 13. Said I Loved You But I Lied – Michael Bolton
Song 14. World Without Love – Peter and Gordon


Saturday, February 1, 2020

Clearing the Static 2004

The Radio Kid and Bob are back at it again. Talking about radio.


Radio Serena Show 157

On this edition of Radio Serena, Jen Tissot, Bob Cavanaugh, and Serena pay tribute to Neil Peart, the drummer of the now defunct band Rush. Peart died earlier this month at age 67.
Segment 1. Tribute produced by Jen Tissot
Song 1. Tom Sawyer – Rush
Song 2. Not Fade Away – Rush
Song 3. Far Cry – Rush
Song 4. The Garden – Rush
Song 5. Natural Science – Rush
Song 6. Marathon - Rush


Thursday, January 23, 2020

Radio Serena Show 156

Song 1 the Wallflowers - Sixth Avenue Heartache
Song 2 Perry Como - Delaware
Song 3 Rush - Limelight
Song 4 U2 - Mysterious Ways
Song 5 The Beattles - Ticket to Ride
Song 6 Addelle - Rumor Has It
Song 7 Casey and the Sunshine Band - Please Don't Go
Song 8 Eddy Grant - Electric Avenue
Song 9 Aqua - Back to the 80s
Song 10 CC Music Factory - Everybody Dance Now
Song 11 Jan and Dean - Surf City
Song 12 George Michael - Faith
Song 13 Backstreet Boys - Show Me the Meaning of Being Lonely
Song 14 Jerry Lee Lewis - Great Balls of F


Clearing the Static 2003

The Radio Kid is back with Bob talking about the latest happenings in radio land.


Thursday, January 16, 2020

Clearing the Static 2002

With the Radio Kid still a bit under the weather, Jake Longwell and Bob Cavanaugh team up to discuss recent happenings in radio.


Radio Serena Show 155

Join guest Host Jen for this awesome mix of music here on Radio Serena -- The 90's, Oldies, and a whole lot more. Plus, find out what Jen's prodicto ball says about the future.
Song 1. Baby Baby – Amy Grant
Song 2. I Want to Hold Your Hand - The Beatles
Song 3. Time Stands Still – Rush
Song 4. Fly Away - Lenny Kravitz
Song 5. I Fought The Law – Bobby Fuller 4
Song 6. I Dare You – Shinedown
Song 7. Flying to the Moon – Emjay
Song 8. Yakety Yak - The Coasters
Song 9. Only The Young – Scandal
Song 10. Strawberry Wine – Deana Carter
Song 11. Happy Hour – Weezer
Song 12. Friend Like Me – Robin Williams Aladdin Soundtradck
Song 13. Rain – Madonna
Song 14. Instrumental Benny Hill Theme – Boots Randolph


Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Clearing the Static 2001

Jim Pemberton and Jake Longwell co-host this episode. IMPORTANT NOTE: We were using a new chat software, TeamTalk, to record this episode of CTS. We were unable to defeat all of the text-to-speech options in the software until about midway through the program. As such, some cross talk is heard from the software during the first half of the episode. We are sorry for the inconvenience, and appreciate your understanding.


Radio Serena Show 154

DJ Saffron guest hosts this episode of Radio Serena. Playlist posted soon.