- Classic Hip Hop continues to grow as a viable radio format.
Beasley brings classic hip-hop to Augusta.
Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg and Notorious B.I.G. are back on the FM dial in Augusta. Beasley Media Group today blew up two radio brands to launch “Hot 95.5/93.1.” Unlike many throwback stations that have sig
- Even small stations are vulnerable to hackers.
Ransomware Deletes All Files At WAKV
Back in October it was a station in Louisianna. This week, WAKV-AM in Ostego, MI, which is just outside of Kalamazoo, was attacked. Station owner Jim Higgs runs the station out of his 144-year-old home in Plainwell. He was the target of ransomware wh
12 Things To Stop Saying To People In Radio
Radio is a crazy industry and I'm pretty sure one of the requirements of working in this field is to be a little crazy yourself. However, below are a few things every radio DJ is just SICK of heari...
- Such an interesting idea!
We are seeking soundscapes, spoken word pieces, radio experiments, found sound, innovative approaches to drama and documentary and radical and challenging new programme ideas. The station will be housed in Glasgow’s Centre for Contemporary Arts with a broadcast schedule including live shows, pre-rec…
- A recognizable voice actor has died.
R.I.P. Christine Cavanaugh, voice of Babe, Rugrat's Chuckie, has died
Voice of many beloved '90s cartoon characters dead at age 51.
- Classic Hip Hop is now a fast-growing format for radio.
Classic hip-hop spreads to San Antonio and Indy.
The classic hip-hop steamroller made its way to two more markets over the weekend. Univision Radio flipped “95.1 Latino Mix” KGSX, San Antonio to “Yo! 95.1” Friday at 7pm, using the slogan “classic j
**NEWS ALERT** FCC won’t ban ‘Redskins’ from radio.
In a setback for advocates pushing the Washington Redskins to change their name, the Federal Communications Commission today refused to order radio and television stations to stop using the team’s nam
- Congratulations to Mark Curdo of WCYY for another fantastic Markathon to benefit the The Center for Grieving Children, Maine.
Wow, thank YOU all! Thats it, Markathon 7 is done. $50,000 was raised this year for the Center For Grieving Children in 4.5 days/102 radio hours. What a great feeling. I'm not tired, I'm happy. Very happy that you all helped so many people again this year. Thanks for listening to me too much on the radio and for giving so kindly.
- Our thoughts are with the family and friends of local Bangor area broadcaster JJ West, who has passed away. Radio is great because of local voices and it is always a sad day when one of those voices leaves us.
Radio BroadcastingAs of Fall 2014, Media Studies will have a name change to Mass Communications
Radio broadcasting is an ever-evolving medium. It’s no longer just about being a “DJ”. It’s about being a versatile contributor within a group of radio stations. Radio stations are pushing web and social media content to engage with listeners along with the traditional aspects of radio. We provide you with the fundamentals of news reporting, radio performance, programming and operations. You will have the opportunity to take webmedia, marketing and social media courses as electives.
At NESCom our focus is giving you the tools needed to build your knowledge and develop your skills. WHSN 89.3-FM, Bangor’s only alternative rock station, provides students a platform craft their skills. You will be responsible for on-air shifts and programming. The radio station, which broadcasts 24 hours per day, provides our students with real world experience.