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Feb 7, 2015 ... That's formats, not genres: Radio sold listeners to advertisers, not music to fans,
and that meant being pragmatic about the tastes of groups highly defined ....
Rock radio flirts with Top 40 and black artists for a second, thanks to MTV, then
splits into classic rock for those aged 25-54 and modern rock for ... who ...
A radio format or programming format describes the overall content broadcast on
a radio station. In countries where radio spectrum use is legally regulated formats
may have a legal status where stations are licensed to transmit only specific
formats. Radio formats are frequently employed as a marketing tool, and are
Children's Radio. Programming geared towards children often including music
and spoken stories. The Family Hits format is similar, but likely contains more all-
ages ... Incorporating popular New AC/Smooth Jazz artists, while including more
mainstream and urban adult contemporary material in an effort to reach a more ...
Nov 15, 2011 ... I was 24 when I first lost my job as a radio DJ. I was 30 when it happened again.
In both cases, my employers changed the stations' formats, abandoning “
alternative rock” for gospel (at Philadelphia's Y100) and news (at Q101 in
Chicago). Just this year, another Philadelphia station, WYSP, as well as New ...
Radio station formats described. ... See Rock, Classic Rock. Alternative Rock, A
station which plays rock music which is stylistically derivative of the Seattle
grunge bands of the late 80's, and to some extent, the punk/new wave artists of
the late 70's, rather than the "classic" rock artists of the 60's and 70's. These
stations are ...
Feb 28, 1994 ... A new radio format is taking shape from San Francisco and Seattle to Austin, Tex.
, Nashville and East Hampton, L.I. About 50 commercial stations, and an ... Here
are the songs the station broadcast in a representative hour, last Wednesday
form 5 P.M. to 6 P.M. Artist: Bonnie Raitt Song: Come to Me Album, ...
Early radio network programming laid the groundwork for television's format, with
many different programs that appealed to a variety of people broadcast at ...
Favored in rural regions of the country, the country music format—featuring artists
like Keith Urban, the Dixie Chicks, and Tim McGraw—appeals to both male and ...
Oct 8, 2016 ... Fifties oldies: A format that can't be found anywhere. Once a mainstay of oldies
stations — some purists feel that the '50s are the only real oldies — the format
done right can attract an audience spanning generations. Art Laboe has known
that for years. Sixties oldies: Another format that does not exist here.
CBC2: Eclectic music programming. Classical: Fine arts- Beethoven, Mozart,
Brahms, etc. One of the original commercial FM formats that is now relegated
primarily to public stations. Classic Country: Country radio's oldies format.
Heavily features popular country songs from the 1950's - 80's. Classic Hits: A
broadened form ...
Apr 14, 2017 ... Popular music is divided into formats that radio stations use to design playlists to
appeal to certain audiences. Every radio station has its own ... College: Many
colleges and universities have their own radio stations, featuring music from up
and coming artists. Run by volunteers, these stations tend to have ...
Jul 31, 2017 ... It's sort of an anti-format format—at least that's part of what programmers are
trying to convey to listeners. Don't think of it as old radio; think of it as your radio "
on shuffle" like your iPod. JACK stations claim to have increased the size of their
music libraries and thrown aside the usual rules about which song ...
May 17, 2017 ... In the early 1950's a new approach to programming music on the radio began.
Nebraska radio broadcast Todd Storz is credited with inventing the top 40 radio
format. He purchased the Omaha radio station KOWH in Omaha with his father
Robert in 1949. He noticed how certain songs were played over and ...
artists affiliated with GRP Records. THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE 'SMOOTH
JAZZ' FORMAT AND ITS KEY. CHARACTERISTICS. Since the late 1980s, the
radio industry and its research consultants have parlayed the appeal of pop-
influenced jazz into a music format carefully tailored to a specific target audience.
Jun 12, 2015 ... Meanwhile, radio advertisers shun the older demographic — who wants to reach
people with disposable income, after all? — and so "the people who know how to
use radio, love radio, are in the habit of radio, are not getting the music they want
other than classic rock and classic hits (formats), which are ...
May 27, 2014 ... The country music radio format that has resisted splintering for years could finally
be cleaving into two distinct entities of "classic" and "Top 40" country, ... Though
the splitting of the country format in theory means bringing back artists that have
been left behind by country radio's recent obsession with youth, ...