Pubradio backs musical acts at SXSW festival

Posted: March 12, 2013

Public radio will be well-represented at the musical portion of the annual South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas, March 13–16. The NPR Music showcase March 13 will feature the Yeah Yeah Yeahs performing new songs from their forthcoming album … Continue reading

Briscoe no longer at Newark’s WBGO-FM

Posted: March 12, 2013

Thurston Briscoe is no longer at WBGO-FM in Newark, N.J. His last day was Friday. The news was first reported on the blog of the Public Radio Program Directors Association. Briscoe had served as the station’s program director for 23 … Continue reading

PBS pushes message of digital innovation at SXSW

Posted: March 11, 2013

During a March 10 appearance at the South by Southwest Interactive conference, PBS President Paula Kerger talked the talk of digital innovation, pointing to the network’s recent successes with web-original videos, social media messaging and the unparalleled popularity of online content tied to PBS Kids. Continue reading

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