On August 1, 1981 at 12:01 a.m., MTV played its first music video on the air, marking the so-called beginning of the end for radio. The video—appropriately selected for the occasion and the predicted impending doom for the long-lived medium—was The Buggles’ 1978 hit “Video Killed the Radio Star.” 941 more words
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National Post Radio: Conservatives and Liberals 'more nervous than a cat in a room full of rocking chairs'
Recent polls suggest that the NDP is on the march. Momentum is building in favour of party leader Thomas Mulcair, a dramatic shift in the electoral landscape that is making the governing Conservatives and the flailing Liberals “more nervous than a cat in a room full of rocking chairs,” according to National Post columnist Jon Ivison. 32 more words
Satellite radio is often considered one of the biggest improvements in broadcasting since the introduction of the FM band. Satellite radio is also called subscription radio or pay-radio because it is only available trough subscription to one of the satellite radio providing companies. 530 more words
In light of Jeep’s recent forays into crossover-dom—see the Renegade and Cherokee, please—we’ve been hit hard with nostalgia for the brand’s good ol’ days. You know, the ones filled with solid axles, real four-wheel drive with low-range gearing, and manly stick-shift transmissions. 712 more words