In Memoriam: Bob Morrison & Dick WheelerThe DFW media market lost two veteran newsmen within the last two weeks, both of whom I listened to as a kid growing up in Dallas in the 60’s.
50 Of My Favorite Summer Songs Of All TimeThis week’s blog lists 50 of the greatest pop summer songs of all time, according to Ken Foote.
The Top 10 Hits Of 1980It’s time again to relive and countdown the 10 most popular songs in America from 1980 as determined by Billboard Magazine.
A Word To All High School & College GraduatesThis week, I want to take a moment to congratulate our high school and college graduates on a job well done.
What It Takes To Make A 30-Second CommercialA TV commercial starts with the creative department of an advertising agency. Once they get a sense of what their clients want to achieve, they map out a strategy that includes all facets: media, creative, you name it.
Success With A K: KVIL & Kannon In The MorningI love KVIL, ever since I did that 2-hour Sunday night show in October 1968 at age 14 just before Ron Chapman took over the mornings and put this station on the national stage ever since.
Remembering Owens, Gore & SimonFebruary has been an awful month for celebrity deaths. Here are three famous and successful individuals who we lost this month -- Gary Owens, Lesley Gore and Bob Simon.
Love Is On The Air!TV shows that were all love, all the time!
Where's My Carol Burnett?The biggest topic for the last two weeks has been about Carol Burnett & Friends on MeTV/KTXA 21.2 and why it is not being shown locally even though there are promotional spots airing. I’d like to explain.
Radio & TV Performance RoyaltiesDo you ever wonder how much money singers, songwriters, actors, actresses, writers, directors and producers make on performance royalties of their work on radio and TV?
"Hot Bench" Is HotI have been programming TV stations since 1983 and I have seen a lot of shows but I am liking a new first run court show Hot Bench (weekdays 3:00 pm on TXA21)
Last U.S. Open Tennis Championship On CBSSince 1968, CBS Sports has been the broadcast home for the U.S. Open. It has been the "big event" between the end of the PGA schedule and the start of the NFL season.