[JPL] Re: Milwaukee loses both jazz stations

EdBride at aol.com EdBride at aol.com
Mon Mar 5 17:05:07 EST 2007


In a message dated 3/5/2007 5:00:54 P.M. Eastern Standard Time,  
Laffinred at aol.com writes:

<<..When the format was contemporary jazz/fusion focused in the  early years, 
these stations made you sit up and listen. Many were  independently owned and 
programmed by mavericks. Unfortunately, so much is  riding on the bottom 
line, 
absolutely no risk is the order of the day.  Music is audience tested 
endlessly and 
the folks in charge, program by the  numbers or face job loss if directives 
aren't  followed..>>
 
That is one reason why the survival of public radio stations is so  
important. Sadly, however, there is a noticeable movement towards talk radio  among 
them.
 
Ed
 



 
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