Ken Foote

Ken Foote

Ken Foote is the Director of Programming for CBS 11 and TXA 21.

Foote has been in the radio/TV business since 1978 when he joined WGHP-TV in Greensboro, North Carolina. Since 1984, he has served as the Director of Programming for five TV stations in the DFW area, and was with KTVT in the 1980’s during its “Super Ones” days as an independent.

Foote has been Director Of Programming for KTVT/KTXA since 2004, and is an avid student of radio/TV history both locally and nationally.

Ken Foote Summer Song Extra: Endless Summer Nights

Richard Marx (born September 16, 1963 in Chicago) was a pop singer/composer in the 80’s and 90’s.

06/20/2018

Ken Foote’s Summer Songs: Steve Winwood And ‘Roll With It’

“Roll With it” was released during the summer of 1988 and was nominated for two Grammy Awards in 1989

06/19/2018

Ken Foote’s Summer Songs: The Police And ‘Every Breath You Take’

This has got to be one of the most popular punk/reggae pop bands ever, with more emphasis on reggae than punk.

06/12/2018

Ken Foote’s Summer Songs: Andy Gibb’s ‘Shadow Dancing’

Andy Gibb had one of the hottest summer songs of 1978!

06/05/2018

Ken Foote’s Summer Songs: Jim Croce And Bad Bad Leroy Brown

This week’s Summer Song comes from 1973 by an artist from South Philadelphia.

05/30/2018

Ken Foote’s Summer Songs: ‘This Guy’s In Love With You’

Well, summer 2018’s official date is a few weeks away but for The Foote Files, it starts the week prior to the long weekend ahead.

05/22/2018

The CBS Primetime Schedule From 1951

This week’s blog is not about the upcoming TV season, but about what the schedule was in 1951, which put CBS on the map and led the way to it being America’s Most Watched Network.

05/16/2018

The Foote Files: Being Friends With Marshmello & Anne-Marie

The title of this week’s blog might think that I am personal friends with these two musical artists, which of course is not true. But what is true is that they have a hit on the Billboard Hot 100 and worldwide right now.

05/09/2018

The Foote Files: Meet The Cuckoos

The Cuckoos are an Austin, Texas-based rock band who are beginning to make a name for themselves in the garage/psych rock genre of music.

05/03/2018

The Foote Files: The Original Show About Nothing: Burns And Allen

George Burns and Gracie Allen enjoyed one of the best entertainment careers imaginable: from vaudeville, motion pictures, network radio, and then network television.

05/02/2018

The Foote Files: Remembering Avicii

Avicii (born Tim Bergling on September 8, 1989 in Stockholm) was a multi-talented individual: musician, DJ, remixer, and record producer.

04/25/2018

The Foote Files: Cobra Starship With Icona Pop

In the summer of 2014, these two dance/pop groups collaborated on a really cool summer song.

04/17/2018

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