Satellite Radio

  • Calendar

    July 26, 2012
  • Blogs

    May 4, 2010

    Not Donkeying Around, George Gimarc's Laughing It Up With His Latest Radio Format

    George Gimarc, like you didn't know​Almost four years ago, the great George Gimarc introduced us to his then-latest rock and roll alternative: a would-be syndicated format called Radio SASS, which stood for "Short Attention Span System" -- as in, no song lasted lasted longer than two minutes. Said ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 16, 2010

    Ron Chapman on the State of Radio and Why He'll Never Make a Comeback

    The great Ron Chapman​On April 13 in Las Vegas, Ron Chapman will be inducted into the National Association of Broadcasters' Radio Hall of Fame -- a momentous occasion that comes exactly one month after the Citadel Broadcasting Corporation pulled the plug on Platinum 96.7 and replaced it with an FM ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 12, 2009

    Sick Of The Jonases? This Won't Help.

    Listen up satellite radio fans. Or don't, maybe. But, either way, be warned: All weekend long, Westlake's Jonas Brothers will be all up in your radio, broadcasting directly into your home on Sirius XM radio.Earlier today, the Jonases joined up with Sirius Channel 1's morning show, talking about thei ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2008
  • Blogs

    August 13, 2007

    Aw, Hell -- Barry Switzer Takes His Damn Act to XM Satellite Radio

    At last, a reason to get XM Satellite Radio. Beginning one week from today, former Dallas Cowboys head coach Barry Switzer -- who, apparently, was some kind of college coach? -- will join XM Sports Nation This Morning as an analyst and predictor man every weekday from 5:30 to 7 a.m. local time. Says ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2007
  • Blogs

    May 31, 2007

    XM's Off a KLIF

    Every time we drive by the old KLIF building -- and former home to the Dallas Observer -- we cry just a little. Some of us likely know we used to call home the former KLIF-AM studios on Commerce Street and Central Expressway, till our former publisher decided, ya know, a sterile Uptown high-rise rea ... More >>

  • News

    April 26, 2007
  • Blogs

    April 16, 2007
  • Blogs

    January 31, 2007

    Wink, Wink. Nudge, Nudge. Seriously, Though...

    The guy at the far left of this pic is local comic Joey Oglesby, who looks and sounds a great deal like Rev. Donnie Davies. We done here yet? After the jump, a message to the Friends of Unfair Park from the Rev. Donnie Davies -- you know, the "God Hates Fags" guy. Or not. Or something. Funny thing, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2006

    Yeah, We're Sirius

    Since the latest paper edition of Unfair Park hasn't reached newsstands around town just yet, here's a recap of a plug in the issue: I'm guest-hosting "Blog Radio" on Sirius channel 26 tonight, 9-11 p.m. CST, with Chris Cantalini and Danny Balis. Chris has invited us to make fun of songs that are re ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2006

    The 800-Pound Gorilla

    Mazel tov to our pal Chris Cantalini: The blogmaster of Gorilla vs. Bear, one of the few must-visit MP3 blogs going and certainly among the few to pimp local acts, is getting himself a radio gig. He's joining Howard Stern, Mark Cuban and Richard Simmons as part of the Sirius family with a show calle ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 25, 2006
  • Music

    August 29, 2002

    Lost in Space

    Meet the new radio, XM. It's big. It's bad. It's nationwide.