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by kmrichards
Mon Oct 22, 2018 1:08 pm
Forum: Hot/Modern/AC
Topic: Looking for chart data
Replies: 5
Views: 7498

Re: Looking for chart data

Your station could also subscribe to Nielsen's BDS and then use that to scan the current playlists of other Hot AC stations, filtered to show only gold titles, then look for titles they are playing that you aren't ...
by kmrichards
Thu Nov 02, 2017 11:52 am
Forum: Net Talk
Topic: Need Help Switching Format
Replies: 15
Views: 11921

Re: Need Help Switching Format

Think of it as broadening your skill set. In just the 1970s and 1980s, here is the list of formats I worked: MOR, Classical, Beautiful Music, Adult Contemporary, CHR, Standards, Soft AOR, Classic Hits, Urban, Modern Rock, News/Talk, and Country. To me, it's all just music. If the audience likes it, ...
by kmrichards
Mon Jun 19, 2017 2:06 pm
Forum: Classic Hits
Topic: 80's Stations?
Replies: 5
Views: 10920

Re: 80's Stations?

Another factor is that the 80s was the last decade where CHR was an all-encompassing format. In the 90s formats splintered into sub-genres so (for example) someone who listened to a rhythmic-oriented CHR in the 90s won't recognize as many of the songs that played on alternative rock-oriented CHRs. T...