Make A Difference… Take Action

Public Affairs Show Summit Saturday, February 18 Noon-4pm @ Soundstage 909 – 909 Islington St. Portsmouth, NH It is said that we are living in trying times. Some describe our current condition as a “political crisis” others speak of “spiritual crisis”, or “economic crisis” and an “environmental crisis”. The one […]

Under The Radar Moves to Tuesday 10pm-Mid

Under The Radar moves to Tuesday night 10pm-Midnight!  Yes!  The Only Show That Matters is leaving the Monday 8-10pm slot that it has been in and steps over the line into the FCC approved “Free Speech Zone” on WSCA. The move will allow for additional music that had to be omitted from […]

WSCA and Voices From The Heart present: The Phantom of The Opera

Join WSCA and Voices From The Heart for the screening of the original 1925 film classic The Phantom of The Opera, starring Lon Chaney.  The evening will include pipe organ accompaniment by award winning organist Zorada Temmingh of South Africa. Proceeds will go to support Voices From The Heart’s 2018 humanitarian concert tour. […]

Programming For Community

Portsmouth Community Radio is exactly what the name denotes, a radio station that serves the community. Maybe it would be more accurate to say “communities” because of the many fractures that often place social groups at odds with each other. So how do we, as a programming department, serve the […]

Managing The New Traffic Patterns of Radio

Radio used to be a two-way street where a station sent out a signal and listeners could call in if they wanted to… but not anymore. Today radio is more like a super highway with traffic patterns that route incoming and outgoing content across multiple platforms that are all geared […]

Know and Grow Your Audience

In radio the big question is “Who is listening?” accompanied often by a second question of “How many are listening?”. For most people involved in radio the answer to the second question will be how they judge the success of a radio station. I think we can all agree that […]

Radio’s Role in Supporting Artists

What is radio for? Depends on who you ask. For some people it is where they find local or national news. For others it is the source for sports or political talk. But for the majority of radio consumers it is the place they turn to for music & entertainment. Traditionally, […]