Author: Sean Ross

Is Radio Milking The Wrong Callers?

By: Sean Ross [email protected] Twitter: @RossOnRadio It is a seemingly inevitable moment in any call-to-win contest, especially for a prize of any significance. You will hear the caller before the correct number caller. Sometimes it will be a quick groan of frustration when they’re informed. Sometimes the on-air personality feels the need to play with… read more

The Radio Road Trip Lives

By: Sean Ross [email protected] Twitter: @RossOnRadio You don’t have to go on a road trip to hear small-town radio anymore. Not every small-market station streams, but I come across interesting small-market stations in my various listening apps on a regular basis — often discovering them in the course of searching for some other station. You… read more

When Bad Spots Hurt Good Stations

By: Sean Ross [email protected] Twitter: @RossOnRadio I set the radio buttons in my rental car. (Yes, it took a minute to find them).  And, for the next hour I found myself surprised by just how much I was really enjoying KIIS-FM, Los Angeles. It shouldn’t have been a surprise. KIIS is a perennial on many… read more