Latest News for: Radio music


Thin Air radio’s Stephen Pitters brings poetry, soul to Spokane area

The Spokesman-Review 15 Jul 2024
If you tune into Spokane’s local radio at the right time, it’s not news, talk radio or classical music you’ll find ... radio stations ... Saturdays on KYRS Thin Air Community Radio stations 88.1 and 92.3 FM.

Kennedy: Retired Lakesite DJ helped invent morning “Zoo” format that swept America

Chatanooga Times Free Press 15 Jul 2024
After he left broadcast radio, Wheeler went to work for the then-new satellite radio company XM, where he programmed the service's '60s music channel, which proved to be among the most popular of the 100-plus channels offered.

Marie Cirillo, advocate for Appalachia and former nun, dies at 94 | Georgiana Vines

Knox News 15 Jul 2024
A burial service for Cirillo, who died July 4, will be held at 11 a.m ... In a Feb ... Sen ... WDVX is an independent, listener-supported community public radio station playing roots music and serving counties in the Cumberland Mountains and East Tennessee ... 1.

The Paramount LA Launches Its 100 Year Celebration With Copa America Viewing Party in Los Angeles

ACCESSWIRE 14 Jul 2024
The current version of the Paramount building operates a music venue, radio station, nonprofit, and restaurant to benefit the surrounding community and the greater community of Southern California through programming and education.

Timeline: Follow the key events in the Murder on Music Row investigation

The Tennessean 14 Jul 2024
Here are the key dates in what became known as the Murder on Music Row ... 1984 (fall) — Sadler's father pays for demo recording time in Soundstage on Music Row ... S on Music Row. Owner Johnny Morris hires Sadler to promote records to radio stations.

WUTK tells volunteer hosts they're no longer needed: 'We appreciate your service'

Knox News 14 Jul 2024
Smith, a respected figure in the radio and local music scene, confirmed the online rumor of his administrative leave but clarified in a text message to host Wayne Bledsoe of the "Six O'Clock Swerve" that his job has not been terminated.

Country music world rocked by two more deaths in heartbreaking year

Penn Live 14 Jul 2024
It was another heartbreaking week for the country music world as a pair of legends lost their lives ... Louisiana Music Hall of Fame Executive Director Mike Shepard told WWL Radio New Orleans that the 77-year-old Sonnier “died doing what he loved.”.

Living in a world without extremes

Las Cruces Sun News 14 Jul 2024
I live in a section of the country that doesn’t experience too much of anything in the extremes. No tornadoes or floods. No hurricanes or snowstorms ... I like to listen to the radio and wait for the jazz music block to go on at 9.00 p.m ...

Critic’s pick: Agung Mango, the genre-smashing rapper leaping through time and space

The Observer 14 Jul 2024
OneFour’s aspirational drill continues to dominate despite persecution; Barkaa’s unsparing political screeds blaze from mainstream radio; the shapeshifting Tasman Keith has captured the attention of the country’s top music prizes.

Harry Styles and Stevie Nicks

The Daily Mail 14 Jul 2024
The classic line-up - including John McVie, Lindsey Buckingham, and Mick Fleetwood - performed for the final time together during their MusiCares tribute at Radio City Music Hall in Manhattan in 2018.

Is 1974 the third-best year ever for albums? Our readers weigh in with their favorites

San Diego Union-Tribune 14 Jul 2024
How many truly great albums were released in 1974, and has that music endured? ... I was 25 in 1974, and I was listening to a lot of music then, as I do now ... Thank you for your continued efforts to keep a spotlight on popular music.

Craig Charles: ‘I have kicked all sorts of mood-altering substances. The only vice I’ve not been able to kick is smoking’

The Observer 14 Jul 2024
Born in Liverpool, Charles, 60, started performing poetry aged 17 ... He has his own radio slot on weekdays and Saturdays on BBC 6 Music, and The Craig Charles Trunk of Funk Volume 3 is out now ... Losing my marbles. Cowardice ... Selfishness and cruelty ... Smoking.

Auto review: Hyundai Ioniq 6 EV offers impressive range, power; capable of taking the fight ...

Press & Guide 14 Jul 2024
In any form, the Ioniq 6 is a very quiet ride, and even sounds like a spaceship if you cruise around without the radio on ... A 90-day trial of satellite radio is included with the vehicle.