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Three More Northwest Stations Go All-Xmas

Northwest Broadcasters are reporting that  KWPZ-FM 106.5 Lynden moved to All Christmas at 6 p.m. Thursday, Spirit 105.3 Seattle switched at 12:11 am, while CISL AM650 Vancouver moved to Classic Christmas at midnight this morning, playing Deck the Halls by Nat King Cole.   

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Published on November 27, 2015 at 12:23 pm by clockwatcher

Marillion has today’s almost forgotten track


The biggest knock on Marillion was the feeling that they owed their early hitmaking career almost entirely to the fact that they were so adept at sounding almost totally like Genesis…

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Published on November 26, 2015 at 10:17 pm by Greg Simpson

FRIDAY in Broadcast History .. Nov. 27th

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It’s the date of birth of pioneer sportscaster Ted Husing (pictured), the music world’s Jimi Hendrix, Jack Kane and Eddie Rabbitt, Howdy Doody’s ‘Buffalo Bob’ Smith, and Bill Nye the Science Guy.
Radio’s drama anthology ‘First Niighter’ debuted on NBC; CBS Radio cancelled ‘Have Gun Will Travel’; singer Frankie Avalon guest starred on ABC-TV’s ‘It Takes a Thief’; the same network introduced us to Tom Hanks in episode one of ‘Bosom Buddies,’ while episode 200 of ‘The Waltons’ aired on CBS-TV.
Bowing out Nov. 27th were actor John Carradine, singers Joe Jones and Al Alberts, and Canada’s first anchorman Larry Henderson.
Details and ALL the milestones for the date INSIDE.

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Published on at 10:00 pm by Ron Robinson

Forbes & Marshall Out at Victoria’s Ocean 98.5

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Did they quit? Or was their contract targetted by the bean counters?


Published on at 12:39 pm by boredop

Sonia Deol Joins Steve Darling on Global BC’s Morning News

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She has worked on BBC Breakfast and BBC News in London, interviewing a number of world leaders, anchoring coverage of the 9/11 attacks and hosting programs covering the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.


Published on at 11:07 am by boredop

CRTC Should Beware CTV (Bell Media) Tears of Woe! – Oberfeld

Bell Media

The CRTC should take it all for what I believe it is: a total SHAM …designed to soften up the CRTC (and Canadians), so that local and community television can be further slashed by Bell Media ….

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Published on at 10:18 am by Voice Over

Yep, CNN Is Working With Hillary. Here’s The Proof


Conservatives have always suspected that “unbiased” networks like CNN, CNBC and CBS are actually left-wing news-machines, skewing their narratives and telling half-truths


Published on November 25, 2015 at 6:52 pm by Voice Over

Plan a Strategy to reach 2016 Sales Targets – PROSALESGUY

Sales management concept. Salesforce monitoring system with green light in front of very high.

One of our online sales training clients in Vancouver has come to a realization.  Their Salespeople need support and assistance in creating a practical, user-friendly strategy to reach their 2016 sales targets.  Projecting revenue increases without giving Salespeople the tools to create a strategy that they believe in leads to the pain of unrealized expectations.  […]

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Published on November 24, 2015 at 6:27 pm by Dave Warawa

KQMV Movin’ 92.5 Back on Top in Seattle PPM’s .. Nov. 2015


KIRO FM News/Talk remains steady but drops to 2nd place, KZOK moves up to 3rd.

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Published on at 2:14 pm by boredop

Canadian Radio Exec Explains Letter That Ended in His Resignation


Rob Farina explains the reason behind his resignation from Rogers

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Published on at 10:13 am by Voice Over

Are You Hungry? by Paul Kaye


It is my belief that the level of hunger — in part — can correlate to how quickly you can build and grow your business

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Published on November 23, 2015 at 11:00 pm by Voice Over

Cuts at Newcap?


cuts started in Edmonton this morning in the CFCW News room and Capital FM… developing story with updates inside…


Published on at 11:21 am by Voice Over

Pagliaro has today’s almost forgotten track


Michel Pagliaro was, for a while, one of the biggest stars in Canada, thanks to this song and a few others…even though his biggest hit came half a decade later…

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Published on November 25, 2015 at 10:12 pm by Greg Simpson

THURSDAY in Broadcast History .. Nov. 26th

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It’s the date that brought us Rich Little, Robert Goulet, Ernie Coombs, Tina Turner, Charles Schulz (‘Peanuts’ cartoonist), and Eric Sevareid of CBS News.
The CRTC introduced ‘simultaneous substitution’ of US programming to Canadian cable systems; NBC premiered a 30-minute ‘Price is Right’ game show hosted by Bill Cullen; the CBC televised the Grey Cup Game for the first time; Elton John (pictured) guested on FOX-TV’s ‘Ally McBeal’; and ABC telecast the TV special ‘Paul McCartney: Good Evening New York.’
Details and ALL the Nov. 26th milestones INSIDE.

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Published on at 10:00 pm by Ron Robinson

Casey Kasem’s Kids Sue Widow claiming Wrongful Death, Elder Abuse


The lawsuit accuses Jean of inflicting emotional distress on Kasem’s children from a previous marriage by restricting access to their father before his death in 2014.

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Published on at 7:19 pm by Ron Robinson