Hello, and welcome to All Things Radio Podcast 208!
Coming up in Jeff’s radio news segment this week, Radio disney sells stations in 7 medium sized markets, smooth jazz returns to Philadelphia, Apple unveils iTunes Radio, YMF media sells 2 stations in San Francisco, and we take a look at day one of the May personal people Meter.
Jenny’s call letter and formats have several stations changing to religious teaching, while several more sign off.
Walt’s Retro Radio features a request by ATR listener Marshall Jordan. An aircheck of Johnny Barrett on Buffalo, New York’s WKBW. This aircheck is from July 24, 1961.
This week Bill’s Market Scope features WGL AM and FM from Fort Wayne, Indiana. This is an oldies station with lots of local programing.
Then we take a listen to WDAS 1480 AM in Philadelphia, which switched from Urban oldies to smooth jazz.
Jeff’s featured stations this week are KOLA FM from Ventura California which is a classic hits station playing music from the 80’s and 90’s.
Listen live to KOLA Then we go back to 1957 with a cut from Ken Nordine’s Word Jazz album called the Vidiot.
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