How Paco Navarro and WKTU Changed the Face and Sound of Radio

More of KOP's tribute to WKTU radio legend Paco Navarro, the legendary New York DJ who brought the sound of disco and dance music to a large loyal diverse listenership.  KOP continues his conversation with veteran record producer, event promoter and radio programmer Eddie Mercado. Headlines: What the music industry could learn from Old Town … Continue reading How Paco Navarro and WKTU Changed the Face and Sound of Radio

Avengers: Endgame and Game of Thrones Show Creative Patience Pays Off

Avengers: Endgame and Game of Thrones show that creative patience pays off. KOP talks about how well-told stories and appointment viewing are still possible to the attention deprived, binge-watcher.  Plus, KOP talks about Hollywood, digital streaming and the latest radio news:: Writers Guild Expanding Staffing Submission System Without Agents. 88 Percent of Showrunners Are White, … Continue reading Avengers: Endgame and Game of Thrones Show Creative Patience Pays Off

#Top40 #CHR Radio Has a Rap Problem… and More Than That!

"#Top40 #CHR Radio Has a Rap Problem... and More Than That! "KOP exclaims with the help of a recent Rolling Stone article. KOP explains how the narrowness, authoritarian-style programming for obsolete family stereotypes and listening habits are the cause for the complete disconnect Top40/CHR radio which has led to an exodus of young listeners seeking … Continue reading #Top40 #CHR Radio Has a Rap Problem… and More Than That!