Thursday, May 26, 2022

Industry News

Time capsule – CKWX ‘Super Country’

PSR thanks our friend Darren Grieve who dug up this 'nugget'

Dr. Sport: Canuck Broadcasters Miss the NHL Playoffs Too

That hollow feeling of not being part of NHL playoffs doesn’t stop with general managers

SATURDAY in Broadcast History .. May 10th

ON THIS DAY in 1909 .. country musician Mother Maybelle Carter was born Maybelle Addington in Nicklesville Virginia. A member of The Carter Family, the first commercial...

Canadian Music Week Awards

And, The Winners Are...

East Coast Radio Strike Ends: Stalemate for 7 Continues

The bizarre nearly-two-year strike by seven New Brunswick broadcasters has ended, but not because the Canadian Media Guild has been successful.  When the Saint...

Chris Scheetz 25 years later…

Our facebook friend Chris Scheetz is also celebrating  a milestone.... 25 years ago today I won a lottery..A job lottery. I got a job thanks...

Milestone for radio man Ted Farr

  Congratulations to our friend Ted Farr He's just celebrated 45 years in the Industry. Visit Ted's website

Canadian TV ad revenue drops

  May the 9th, 2014 Bad news for people working in Canadian entertainment: TV ad revenue is dropping, and broadcasters are cutting back on original programming. Canada’s...

Mark Burley Named PD of year for small market

Mark Burley "Boss" Burley wins Program Director of the Year for Small Market Radio at the CMWs... This is his Fifth time he's won. As Mark posted on his...

GM Dan McAllister Leaves The Q/Zone

One of those very rare events is occurring .. Someone is leaving the management team of Jim Pattison's The Q and the Zone in Victoria. Dan McAllister,...