Classical Radio on the ropes.....
Thu Mar 25 01:48:56 EDT 2010
----- Original Message -----
From: "Dave Tomm" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "Don" <Donald_Astelle@yahoo.com>
Cc: "B-R-I" <email@example.com>
Sent: Wednesday, March 24, 2010 7:02 PM
Subject: Re: Classical Radio on the ropes.....
>I don't think they're necessarily in trouble. It's just that there are
>very few commercial classical stations left.
Yeah, that's the point. They were/are in trouble.
Apparently there is not enough commercial revenue available for them to
> KING is simply adjusting to this reality, and wants to stay competitive
> with other classical music providers, particularly in regards to the
I hardly think this was a move "to stay competitive". I think it was a move
> They have enough of a following in their area that they can probably
> bring in as much revenue, if not more, by using the underwriting/donation
> model as opposed to selling commercials at this point.
Time will tell!
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