Adventure Car Hop is the Place to Go
Tue May 15 08:13:53 EDT 2007
I remember at a young age (13-14) going with some group, most likely a
school field trip, to WMEX 1510 back when it was on Broadway. The "dog"
album that they gave me as a freebe was Nicky Hopkins "The Tin Man was a
Dreamer". (1973) I still have it.
David Tomm wrote:
> Heck, that was going on as recently as several years ago, when I was
> still working in commercial radio. When stations didn't have a lot of
> swag to give away at an appearance, they would bring along their "box
> of crap" (EVERY music station had one) which included cassettes, CD
> singles of chart stiffs and full length discs from artists with one
> minor hit on it. I never liked to hand that stuff out because most
> listeners would leave disappointed. To me it wasn't worth it to send
> a listener away from a remote unhappy. It usually meant losing them
> as a listener and/or the client losing them as a customer.
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