[JPL] WDUQ pares down the jazz when new format hits July 1 - Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Tom Mallison tomthejazzman at embarqmail.com
Wed May 25 17:56:53 EDT 2011


I feel sorry and outrage for the listeners in Pittsburgh.  Another news 
station is not what they need.  Will be interesting so see how they fund 
raise in the fall.  ALOHA  Tom

On 5/25/2011 3:58 PM, Ed Trefzger wrote:
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> Jazz and news at WDUQ, Pittsburgh`s first public radio station, will move to new formats come July 1 when the station`s new owner takes over.
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> The regular 90.5-FM signal most listeners hear will broadcast all news programming, except for a six-hour jazz show on Saturday nights. A high-definition channel – which can be heard only with a high-definition receiver – will be all jazz. The station`s website will feature both news and jazz in streaming formats
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> Read more: http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/news/pittsburgh/s_738892.html#ixzz1NOcT5QsO
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