8 February 2008
Citadel please note
And that goes for you too, Clear Channel. Learn from this:
When digital radio station Oneword closed last month, it seemed that things couldn't get any worse for the broadcaster. But indeed they could. Gallingly, the temporary replacement on the old Oneword channel a 1992 recording of birdsong, played on a loop is causing more of a stir than its predecessor ever managed, with tens of thousands of listeners flocking to it.
It's got to be better than Bob & Tom & Lex & Terry & any of those other morning-program jerkwads.
(Via Fark.)Posted at 10:17 AM to Overmodulation
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