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by pine
Wed Dec 16, 2015 1:23 pm
Forum: Urban/UAC
Topic: demo is on point/3years experience/and cant find job
Replies: 6
Views: 16778

Re: demo is on point/3years experience/and cant find job

I always thought that what goes out over the air is your product. I guess today's programmers think that social media will raise your numbers. get more listeners. I don't agree with that theory. And so I'm out of work.
by pine
Wed Jun 24, 2015 1:03 pm
Forum: Net Talk
Topic: Need Help Switching Format
Replies: 15
Views: 8439

Re: Need Help Switching Format

I was playing ClassicCountry until a young female PD let me go. I was an old Doo Wop guy. But getting into radio with a Country station started things off. I have played Classic Rock but always wound up being more successful in Country. Lot of that Classic Country was pretty bad and my listeners kne...
by pine
Sat May 30, 2015 6:30 am
Forum: Net Talk
Topic: Country Boobs
Replies: 3
Views: 1980

Re: Country Boobs

Not about BOOBS, but in 1978, we were told not to play 2 female Country artists back to back..
by pine
Fri Apr 10, 2015 8:36 am
Forum: Net Talk
Topic: Radio=Hobby
Replies: 9
Views: 4196

Re: Radio=Hobby

Bookem Danno. You're so right. These board ops call themselves radio announcers. Gimme a break. Very few personalities remaining in the business. No liner cards when I started way back when. We talked after every song. Radio was fun, it was business then but when Clear Channel started eliminating po...
by pine
Tue Dec 30, 2014 4:56 pm
Forum: Net Talk
Topic: Misleading ad titles?
Replies: 5
Views: 2290

Re: Misleading ad titles?

Many years ago used the title as a beginner looking for a job, "Foot In The Door, Wrong Room"
by pine
Wed Oct 22, 2014 8:12 am
Forum: Sales & Management
Topic: Odds of an air talent making a transition to sales?
Replies: 11
Views: 11471

Re: Odds of an air talent making a transition to sales?

Another problem of switching to Sales after being on the programming side, you might find yourself missing being on the air.