Tag Archives: radio

Shawn Parr Talks 2016 ACM Awards and Winner Predictions

Shawn Parr Talks 2016 ACM Awards and Winner Predictions

Lisa, Jim and Tammy talk with golden-voiced radio DJ and TV announcer Shawn Parr about some of the award categories, discuss the nominees and argue about who will win and why. Show Participants Shawn Parr, co-host of Nash Nights Live and the voice of the ACM Awards Show Lisa Konicki, Editor in Chief Jim Casey, Managing Editor Tammy Ragusa, Senior Writer…MORE

There’s Nothin’ Sexier Than Manners

There’s Nothin’ Sexier Than Manners

In this episode, Lisa, Jon, Jim, Tammy and Bob sit down to quickly cover 9 topics—including the winner of our Sexiest Man survey—with only 3 minutes of discussion per topic. Show Participants Lisa Konicki, Editor in Chief Jon Freeman, Managing Editor Jim Casey, Deputy Editor Tammy Ragusa, Senior Writer Bob Paxman, Senior Writer Show Notes…MORE

How Country Radio Has Changed

Originally published in the October 28, 1997 issue of Country Weekly magazine.  Country radio once was notable for its loyalty to artists: Not many became stars, but those who did could expect long careers. Today, radio tends to favor newer artists. The point becomes clear if you compare the acts who created country radio’s top…MORE

Country Music Legends Turned Off By Radio But They Won’t Be Silenced

Originally published in the October 28, 1997 issue of Country Weekly magazine.  Story by Richard Haydan and Catharine Rambeau Their names come up in any argument about the greatest country singer of all time: George Jones, Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard, Dolly Parton. These legends of country music are part of a generation that’s still recording…MORE

Holly Dunn Builds a New Bridge as Full-Time Detroit Radio Deejay

Holly Dunn Builds a New Bridge as Full-Time Detroit Radio Deejay

Originally published in the March 4, 1997 issue of Country Weekly magazine.  Holly Dunn’s launched a new career in country radio, but she’s not burning all her bridges behind her. In fact, as the Grammy‑nominated “Daddy’s Hands” singer  warms up to her new full-time gig on morning radio, she’s anxiously awaiting the release of a…MORE

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Rose Colored

Rose Colored

Maggie Rose will drop her new album, Change the Whole Thing, on Sept. 21, with upcoming tour stops in Nashville (Sept. 26) and Atlanta (Sept. 27).