Herald: Music fee hikes could scuttle WJIB

Roger Kirk rogerkirk@ttlc.net
Sat Jan 27 12:10:26 EST 2007

Brian Vita wrote:
> Stephanie Weil wrote:
>> Jeeze. :(
>> If Bob ends up having to sell the station, maybe one of us, or a bunch of
>> us here, could get together and buy it for a nominal price?  With the
>> stipulation that we could keep the format going as is or ownership 
>> reverts
>> to Bob?
>> Sure we won't get rich quickly (if at all) by doing it...but as a public
>> service?
>> 'JIB sounds like what I'd like to do if I had a radio station, for sure.
>> -- 
>> steph
> Given how we have a hard enough time TALKING about radio here without 
> flaming each other out, do you really think that we could RUN a radio 
> station without killing each other?  Try picking a format!  Let's see, 
> beautiful music, long-haired classical for the elite, smooth jazz, 
> blues, folk, "progressive" talk, conservative talk, local talk.  We 
> could do a different format each hour!
> Brian

Personally, I'm partial to Country-Punk-Disco.

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