Monthly Archives: August 2008

Cowboy Upgrade

In this post I commented on how huge the new Dallas Cowboy’s stadium looked from not only up close, but from across the city.  It is massive.  It will be the largest in the NFL and one of the biggest … Continue reading

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Forward Thinking in Nashville

I  LOVE  THIS.  Finally someone is doing something that makes sense in this town.  Will it work?  Based on the demo segment who purchase music from Taylor Swift I think it will.  The price points may be a little high for the basic … Continue reading

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Industry Pro: Frank Edwards

FRANK EDWARDS PD Clear Channel KRYS/Corpus Christi Previous Stations & Positions: KTAI / Texas A&M-Kingsville (college radio station) KNGV / Kingsville (Friday football board op / Sunday morning board op) KOUL / Corpus Christi (started as weekend guy, then night … Continue reading

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The Globalization of Country Music?

We were rolling down the road in our small bus in Kigali, Rwanda when we came to a stop in traffic.  Next to us was a local man who was listening to music in his car.  It was rather loud … Continue reading

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Finish Strong

I have continued to enjoy the Olympics and have looked forward to the track and field.  I watched the 100 meter prelims and finals over the weekend and was amazed at the speed of the sprinters.  What I could have … Continue reading

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47% Favor Government Mandated Control on Radio, TV

A new survey from Rasmussen Reports was recently released on the Fairness Doctrine.  I can’t even believe we are talking about government control of the airwaves (tv, radio, internet, satellite) when every view is readily available to anyone that wants to find … Continue reading

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Glory Days of The Wolf in Dallas

This is an intriguing article from Sean Ross from Edison Media Research, but it is the comments following that take the cake.  I shouldn’t be surprised of how overweight egos respond so vehemently and how many want to take credit for not … Continue reading

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