“I’m sure many regions have talented musicians, but this area seems special.”
Red Sox selector celebrates virtual milestone
How one station staffed by Hub mainstream radio expats is slowly reaching the world
I was in awe of how in his world, you could be an outsider and still have community across New England
“Centered on New England crime stories, each episode unravels the details of what happened.”
On a fractured scene for which the go-to metaphor has always been a crab bucket, On&On was a uniter with friends on all sides.
I’m here to remind that the radio dial in Boston still offers a cornucopia of sounds known and unknown, music that is often deftly curated by musically obsessed volunteer disc jockeys at college stations. With the possible exception of the Bay Area, we have the best and most unique radio dial in the country.
In the past two weeks alone, the Dig has been excited to see several stories that we first dug into, in some cases with help from the Boston Institute for Nonprofit Journalism, that have since been picked up by the larger mainstream media.
Help keep multi-generational radio on air as it moves to a dial near you.
For people who are just starting in the Commonwealth, unlicensed frequencies offer programming that can’t be found elsewhere on the dial.