Ken Foote's Radio/TV Files: Remembering Pop Novelty Songs
Remembering Super BowI I: The Lost OneOnly one recording of the first Super Bowl exists, made by an unidentified man who lived in Pennsylvania, and it is just a partial recording. Neither CBS nor NBC have a clean copy.
Ken Foote's Radio TV Files: The PGA Returns To CBS This WeekendThis weekend, CBS Sports begins its coverage of the 2016 PGA Tour, a staple of the Network’s sports programming for well over 40 years.
Ken Foote's Radio/TV Files: The Big Network Switch Of NATPE 2006As I have been reading some of the news in the trades this week, it reminded me of the big news 10 years ago this week:
Ken Foote's Radio/TV Files: Reliving The NATPE DaysNATPE is a professional TV programming organization whose members are responsible for the production, distribution, acquisition, and exhibition of television shows over TV stations and networks.
Happy Birthday, KMOX!Early on, the station covered some big news stories such as the Charles Lindbergh flight across the Atlantic Ocean and the first post-prohibition case of Budweiser leaving the brewery in St. Louis for the White House.
Ken Foote's Radio TV Files: CBS11/TXA21 Holiday ProgrammingI hope that each and everyone of you are able to take some time off during this holiday season.
Ken Foote's Radio TV Files: The Top 10 Hits Of 19691969 was the year President Richard M. Nixon took office. The Vietnam War was still going on with almost 500,000 men there, with Nixon’s “Vietnamization” plan on the way.
Why AM Radio Is FascinatingI have written about AM radio before on this blog, as I am a child of AM's golden years. Yet, even today in 2015, I am still in awe of its capability and here's one reason why!
A TV Programmer's Life: 37 Years & CountingFrom Greensboro, Tampa, Phoenix and back to Dallas. I have had the honor and privilege to have been the Director of Programming for five TV stations in the DFW area since 1984.
CBS 11 & TXA 21 Programming Notes For ThanksgivingFrom our family to yours, we hope that you have a safe and happy Thanksgiving weekend. Check out these special programming notes for the holiday that will affect both CBS 11 and TXA 21.
The Top 10 Hits Of 1964This is the year generally credited as the beginning of the British Invasion, a phrase that refers to the multitude of British pop and rock stars to dominate the American music scene.