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OPEN LETTER TO RADIO - December 2012
MUSIC IN THE 21ST CENTURY
I was fortunate to grow up in the 60's and 70's - when FM radio was new - and many radio playlists were driven by the on-going discovery of NEW music. You never knew what new sounds you might discover - and the DJ's played songs based on merit (they actually liked it) and hoped that the listener would enjoy it too.
There may be exceptions for hearing new music on the radio these days - but besides college radio - these stations are far and few between.
Of course - the subscription based "Satellite Radio" plays a wide variety of music - including new music but it is not free. Only those who can afford the monthly fee will get to hear satellite radio. I listen to Sirius in my car and do enjoy the commercial free listening.
But our terrestrial (FM) radio stations should be playing a bigger role in promoting and playing NEW music. READ MORE »
Read our "Fixing Radio" proposal - offering a solution to improve music programming on commercial radio. The "New Music/Radio Survey" invites the public to preview and rate NEW MUSIC for the public airwaves!
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