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by option1
Thu Feb 04, 2021 10:12 am
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: Another reason someone should take on B-93. No local morning show.
Replies: 19
Views: 2428

Re: Another reason someone should take on B-93. No local morning show.

Morning radio and radio in general in GR in the 90’s was as competitive as any major market. Lots of quality talent and programming. If you were #1 at any point in any day-part or demo you earned it. Lots of shit talking too...hehe.
by option1
Tue Feb 02, 2021 12:49 pm
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: Another reason someone should take on B-93. No local morning show.
Replies: 19
Views: 2428

Re: Another reason someone should take on B-93. No local morning show.

It’s nice to see you guys wax nostalgic about the good old days of radio, but you are delusional if you think any local air talent would “crush” any major syndicated radio show, or that a “local” (whatever that is nowadays) well run station can kill a heavily syndicated stick. Listening habits and e...
by option1
Sun Jan 31, 2021 3:35 pm
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: Another reason someone should take on B-93. No local morning show.
Replies: 19
Views: 2428

Re: Another reason someone should take on B-93. No local morning show.

Eventually Reese you’ll come to the realization that radio is dead. They are subtracting not adding. For those that have survived this long, be prepared, It’s just a matter of time before your number is called. Mention radio to any savvy investor and they’ll laugh in your face. The audience/listener...
by option1
Thu Jan 21, 2021 10:24 am
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: December Nielsen #'s for G.R. - worst book in nearly 30 years for WSNX!
Replies: 11
Views: 1676

Re: December Nielsen #'s for G.R. - worst book in nearly 30 years for WSNX!

The 3 music stations Lite, SNX, and Hot are definitely struggling. SNX has lost its identity, Hot never had an identity, and Lite is caught in a bad music cycle in which they don’t “own” any records. Flipping around to all 3 stations and hearing the same Justin Bieber song in a quarter-hour is tirin...
by option1
Tue Jan 05, 2021 11:32 am
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: While we go high, Cume-u-lost goes low...
Replies: 4
Views: 1331

While we go high, Cume-u-lost goes low...

Cumulus Sues Former WDRQ/Detroit Host Krissy T Over New Job At Online Station January 5, 2021 at 5:13 AM (PT) “CUMULUS MEDIA is suing a former host at Country WDRQ (NEW COUNTRY 93.1 FM)/DETROIT and her new employer for violation of her noncompete clause and the terms of a release negotiated by the p...
by option1
Fri Dec 25, 2020 10:16 am
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: Numbers
Replies: 27
Views: 2362

Re: Numbers

Some of you act like flipping a radio station is as easy as flipping pancakes. It’s a very costly and risky endeavor. And as we have witnessed over and over again in this market, if done haphazardly it’ll end up being a dog especially when faced with stiff competition. The last actual successful fli...
by option1
Fri Dec 25, 2020 12:49 am
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: ALT 98.7 Now Hiring
Replies: 19
Views: 2172

Re: ALT 98.7 Now Hiring

These gigs are no longer being filled with your traditional air talent. They are being filled with candidates that have strong digital footprints that excel on all social media platforms. If you can’t explain acronyms like DM, FOMO, and what impressions and memes are you need not apply. Hitting post...
by option1
Thu Nov 19, 2020 10:58 pm
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: Music tweak at The Bounce
Replies: 14
Views: 1470

Re: Music tweak at The Bounce

Trust me when I say this. The new PD is not coming into Detroit making format tweaks or anything else on his own. There are a lot of “opinions” floating around The Bounce. The days of PD’s actually making calls on his/her own are history, especially in the majors. Although the qualifications for the...
by option1
Sun Nov 08, 2020 5:57 pm
Forum: Grand Rapids/West Michigan
Topic: Phil Tower is latest iHM budget cut victim
Replies: 10
Views: 1601

Re: Phil Tower is latest iHM budget cut victim

Radio companies like iheart, Cumulus, Beasley, Townsquare, have to reduce operating expenses in order to survive. It’s a simple numbers game. You work in radio you are given a number. It’s just a matter of time until your number gets called. Now that the political season is over, and that easy reven...
by option1
Wed Oct 28, 2020 9:59 pm
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: Do BLM even to Blacks?
Replies: 44
Views: 4438

Re: Do BLM even to Blacks?

This thread has evolved into some of the most ignorant shit I’ve ever seen on this board. Dude said “1,000 black babies are slaughtered every day and white people celebrate it?” WTF planet do you live on? You are scary Bro. Then 88keys claims to be African American. You’re a lying piece of shit and ...
by option1
Tue Oct 27, 2020 1:36 am
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: Do BLM even to Blacks?
Replies: 44
Views: 4438

Re: Do BLM even to Blacks?

Hey libidoshuffle, Grammar nazi joe?! C’mon Dude, that post is an abomination. And since I’m 99.9% sure you have no clue what abomination means, in this case its shameful. In literary terms you can understand its...wait for it...A piece of shit. A second grade English teacher woulda’ flunked your il...
by option1
Sun Oct 25, 2020 10:11 pm
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: Do BLM even to Blacks?
Replies: 44
Views: 4438

Re: Do BLM even to Blacks?

Let's just say what BLM really is, if "Whitey" is involved in anyway, the death of a black person, its a BLM issue, weather the Black person is a victim of prejudicial hate or the black person commits a blatant crime (for example just walking up to police officers and opening fire on them while sai...
by option1
Sat Oct 24, 2020 12:41 am
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: Do BLM even to Blacks?
Replies: 44
Views: 4438

Re: Do BLM even to Blacks?

Wow LovinLice. Using this Ice T song from 25 years ago as an example of racism is a little confusing. But coming from a dude that probably thinks that a black kitty kat is a menace to kitty kats everywhere its not surprising. I honestly thought that you would copy and paste the lyrics to “Fight the ...
by option1
Tue Oct 20, 2020 1:24 am
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: Do BLM even to Blacks?
Replies: 44
Views: 4438

Re: Do BLM even to Blacks?

Disclaimer Alert... This thread is being brought to you by Trailer Trash White Folks who haven’t ventured outside of their mobile parks for decades and when they do its for a carton of Camels, a single can of Bud (all they can afford), two cans of Mt. Dew (stolen), and a bag of Doritos (with the red...
by option1
Thu Oct 08, 2020 9:58 pm
Forum: Metro Detroit/SE Michigan
Topic: WDRQ must be making WYCD sweat
Replies: 30
Views: 3221

Re: WDRQ must be making WYCD sweat

[quote=deadend post_id=634140 time=<a href="tel:1602090545">1602090545</a> user_id=1088] Is Rachel that lady with the horrible plastic surgery that used to be on the morning show at WDRQ years ago? She used to laugh over every comment that was made on that show, like she had mental issues or someth...