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Re: [ARSCLIST] Deejays--was: Brunswick Records rights/Universal
steven c wrote:
Of course, your
fully-automated station better have at least one human being available...
if Bin Laden suicide-bombs the county courthouse, that won't be covered
in your pre-recorded programming (unless something VERY fishy is going
Fishy? I can't say, but there are stations in the rural United States
that are manned only by an engineer. Local weather (and what news they
cannot avoid) are supplied by a regional studio. I have seen reports of
listeners surprised to discover that their 'local' newscaster was tens
or hundreds of miles away - and was equally local to several other
stations in the region.
The local deejay is losing ground to the national as well as to recorded