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The Gates Radio Company, 1930-1934 | Story

The 1930s were important development years for the Gates Radio Company. The business was in its new location at 115 N. Fourth and the extra space, spread over three floors including an elevator, allowed them to expand. The company continued…

Melody Walker, public radio producer and STLPR reporter, dies

Longtime public radio journalist and producer, wonderful friend, loving mother, sister and partner Melody Walker died of cancer at home on March 4. She was 62 and lived in the Central West End neighborhood of St. Louis. Walker comes from…

The Gates Radio Company, the 1920s | Story

The Gates Radio Co., now GatesAir, turns 100 this winter. Founded in 1922 by Henry, Parker and Cora Gates, the company has grown from a young man pursuing a hobby to becoming the world’s leading manufacturer of radio and television…

Promotion guru and former radio producer Rich Walburg dies of leukemia

You may not know Rich Walburg’s name, but you’ve no doubt been touched by his genius in promoting Oktoberfest, Taste of Cincinnati or BLINK… Or heard his clever entertainment reporting “Showbiz Stuff” in the Jim Scott’s radio show… Or Marty…

Former Kings announcer Grant Napear sues radio company, alleging unfair dismissal

Grant Napear, the longtime Sacramento Kings broadcaster who lost his job after tweeting “all lives matter”, has filed a lawsuit against his former radio employer as the new NBA season begins. The lawsuit against Utah-based Bonneville International Corporation, which owns…

Track by Track Review: Radio Company’s’ Vol. 2 ‘

Contributors: Kenedi, Brianna, Jules Since the successful release of Radio Company’s debut album, Flight. 1, fans are hungry for new music from the dynamic duo of Steve Carlson and Jensen Ackles. After a year and a half, accompanied by teasers…

‘Flight. 2 ‘now!

The long-awaited moment is finally here! Radio Company released their long-awaited second album Flight. 2, and it’s beautiful! Radio Company is a band made up of Jensen Ackles and Steve Carlson. If you don’t already know them, a brief description…

PSD launches its bilingual radio program | New

PALMDALE – The Palmdale School District launched its one-hour bilingual radio show, “Palmdale PROMISE Live / La PROMESA de Palmdale en Vivo” on Monday, with Superintendent Raul Maldonado as its first guest. “If you ask me, it was fantastic,” Maldonado…

The Rock Podcast with Grammy Award-winning radio producer Denny Somach

PodcastOne, a leading podcast platform and a subsidiary of LiveXLive Media, has announced that it will launch The Rock Podcast with Grammy Award-winning radio producer Denny Somach on Thursday, March 11, 2021. Renowned rock historian and producer Somach infiltrates deeply…

Denis O’Brien’s radio company Communicorp to be sold to UK media group for undisclosed amount

Denis O’Brien’s Communicorp – the radio company comprising Newstalk, Off The Ball and Today FM – has accepted a sale to an international media group for an undisclosed amount. British giant Bauer Media Audio will acquire the decades-old media company…

Corona Radio Theater: ACT & A Christmas Carol – Three Decembers @ Opera San Jose – Hershey Felder

This week on Open Air, KALW’s radio magazine for the Bay Area performing arts in Times of Corona, we raise the virtual curtain of our Corona Radio Theater for an exclusive preview clip of the production of ACT of A…

Former BBC radio producer faces jail for trafficking crystal meth

A A former BBC award-winning radio producer who has become a ‘go-to man’ on the chemsex drug scene faces jail time for trafficking crystal meth. Alexander Parkin, 45, who was praised for his work on BBC Radio 3’s popular Late…

SF Playhouse on Corona Radio Theater: ‘Wildwood Park’ – Cabrillo Festival – Schumann’s’ Dichterliebe

This week on Open Air, KALW’s radio magazine for Bay Area Performing Arts in Times of Corona, host David Latulippe welcomes back for his third appearance on the virtual stage of our Corona Radio Theater, the cast Susi Damilano and…

Sound success: KUNM’s long-standing Radio Theater “a beautiful thing to experience”

Illustration by Cathryn Cunningham / Journal Radio remains a powerful medium. This is why the KUNM Radio Theater program has been a success for many decades. In fact, it is one of the oldest radio theater programs in the country….

Michael Enright Leaves The Sunday Edition To Host New CBC Radio Show

Award-winning broadcaster Michael Enright leaves Sunday edition after 20 seasons of animating the Sunday morning news radio show to present a unique one-hour new show on CBC Radio. Enright has been behind the microphone of the acclaimed show since it…

Coming soon to the Corona Radio Theater of Open Air: San Francisco Playhouse & “Sorry, wrong number”

This week on Open Air, KALW’s live radio magazine for Bay Area Performing Arts in Times of Corona, the virtual stage of Open Air’s Corona Radio Theater presents San Francisco Playhouse, and their production of one of the most famous…