Category Archives: pledge drive

Pledge drive show is all about money

This week’s show is about money. . .because despite community radio being free of commercial pressure it still depends on hard green cash to run. You can start the show now while you finish reading this.  (Don’t worry, I’ve edited … Continue reading

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KAOS will not be on the list of stations that break your heart

“You’re treating me wrong, you’re breaking my heart,” sang country singer Claude King. The song was likely about his Louisiana love but it could also apply to various radio stations I’ve known. Over the years, I have formed some serious … Continue reading

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KAOS is the world’s window to our community

The Internet has made it possible for community radio to be our window to the world . . . and the world’s window to us. Reader Alert: Tim’s getting on his public media high horse. True dat! The KAOS Spring Membership … Continue reading

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Community Stations like KAOS; WWOZ make a difference

Picture yourself at Tipitina’s in the early 80’s preparing to catch some funk by Zigaboo Modeliste and George Porter, Jr., and just as the band is about to begin, a microphone descends from the ceiling. You would have been witnessing an … Continue reading

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