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Radio Survivor

Radio Survivor attempts to shed light on the ongoing importance of radio: from the airwaves (FM, AM, Short-wave, HD, satellite) to online. We are proponents for the relevance of radio as a participatory communications medium. As both fans and producers, we write about the problems and prospects of radio.

We embrace college radio stations in crisis. We defend radio pirates. And we care about the on-going survival of our favorite radio stations.

We are obsessed with the future of radio and are charmed by radio historians, radio dramatists, radio bloggers, and anyone else who cares about radio as deeply as we do.

Past Broadcasts

Date Links
June 22, 2022 – Radio Studies and Soundwork
June 15, 2022 – Hidden Women’s Radio History in Uruguay
June 8, 2022 – Archiving LGBTQ Radio History
June 1, 2022 – Hip-Hop Radio Archive
May 25, 2022 – A Time Machine for All the Radio plus Shortwave
May 18, 2022 – Lesbian Radio History in Canada
May 11, 2022 – Industrial Music Systems and Workplace Broadcasts
May 4, 2022 – Interview with Eric Nuzum
April 27, 2022 – Fairness Doctrine Myths
April 19, 2022 – The State of Listening and Broadcast Radio in 2022
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