Tag Archives: media

What’s On My Radio Dial

I don’t believe advertisers are going to support the kind of radio I like to listen to. Continue reading

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History of Radio: Sources and Book Reviews

A reading list for 100 years of radio. Continue reading

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History of Radio: How the Radio Changed My Life

The radio was my connection to a whole new world that wasn’t apparent in my home, in my town or in my school. Continue reading

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History of Radio: Listener-Sponsored Creativity and Chaos

Pacifica’s record of provoking local and federal authorities is something the’re likely proud of. Continue reading

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History of Radio: The Enemies of Good Radio

Radio has been a victim of big data long before anyone used that term. Continue reading

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History of Radio: Video Didn’t Kill the Radio Star After All

How radio reinvented itself and built new audiences. Continue reading

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History of Radio: More Big Voices

DJs who pioneered rock ‘n’ roll, freeform and microbroadcasting. Continue reading

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History of Radio: Big Voices

A play-by-play man, a demagogue and a foreign correspondent Continue reading

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History of Radio: Race and Radio

Throughout its history, American radio reflected the racial attitudes of the society within which it operated. Continue reading

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History of Radio: Hucksters, Pitchmen and Sponsors

In the 20’s the idea of broadcasting ads was considered offensive if not downright unethical. Continue reading

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