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Local online radio with a world-wide audience

Posted: Friday, Oct 12th, 2012

Wicked Spins Radio DJs Jet Away, left, and ZZ Tom are on the cutting edge of the Internet radio revolution. “We won’t sell out like FM has had to,” said Jet. “We are trying to focus on the music, not money, because that brings restrictions with it.” (Courtesy photo)

Labeling DJs Jet Away and ZZ Tom as disc jockeys is a bit of a misnomer these days since the coming of digital has long made vinyl an antiquity.

Still, a music lover by any name, whatever the pulpit, will likely attract a following as long as the ardor is pure, the cost minimal and personal opinions are actually coveted.

Arguably, radio stations have long been the king of such dissemination, but the Internet version now has thousands of sites because it travels easily worldwide and, when DJs are actually at the controls, offers a fluid, two-way conversation via keyboard or touchpad.

For the complete article see the 10-12-2012 issue.

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