Monthly Archives: June 2009

RadioTime Help Listeners Remember Michael JACKSON

The world came together on Friday to remember a legend, and as people have done for decades, they turned to radio to provide the soundtrack for their memories. Following news that Michael Jackson passed away on Thursday, RadioTime users on Friday flocked to Top 40 Soul and Hip-Hop radio stations. Hip-hop stations experienced the most [...]

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RadioTime Highlights 6/29 – 7/3

by Scott Fleischer On Monday, Phoenix stops by KCRW’s “Morning Becomes Ecelectic.” Jason Bentley’s daily show begins at Noon Eastern. On Tuesday, Moby is the guest on WFUV’s “Words and Music from Studio A.” The show begins at 9 PM Eastern. On Wednesday, The Gaslight Anthem joins Jo Whiley at BBC Radio 1′s “Live Lounge.”  [...]

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Live Music from the UK all weekend long

by Scott Fleischer On RadioTime this weekend, you can catch coverage of The Hard Rock Calling Festival and Glastonbury 2009.  Bruce Springsteen and Neil Young will be playing at both concerts.  The Boss plays on Sunday at The Hard Rock event in London and at Glastonbury on Saturday.  Absolute Radio provides coverage of Hark Rock [...]

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Remembering The King of Pop

by Scott Fleischer Tonight, Michael Jackson is being remembered on radio stations throughout the world.  Fans can listen to Jackson’s catalog on AOL Radio’s All Michal Jackson station.  Also, the following stations have been paying tribute by letting Michael’s music take over their playlists: WCBS KRTH WVAZ KMEL KMJQ WHTA WAMJ WKYS WPGC Also, the [...]

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Listen and read Tweets

It’s fun to listen while watching Tweets with the audience. Scott Kleinberg reviews the feature in today’s Chicago Tribune redeye.com. The Twitter feed feature is now live in the RadioTime service APIs.

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TV Widget

Your TV is now or will soon be connected to the internet

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RadioTime Highlights 6/22 – 6/26

On Monday, Absolute Radio airs the “Absolute Albums” special about The Killers’ “Hot Fuss.”  The show is hosted by Ben Jones and airs at 6 PM Eastern. On Tuesday, Pete Yorn stops by the KCRW studios for a performance on “Morning Becomes Eclectic.” Jason Bentley’s daily show on KCRW airs at Noon Eastern. On Wednesday, [...]

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BBC for Everyone

As of today BBC Radio 1 thru BBC Radio 4 are available for most users — living inside or outside of the UK. BBC National stations have long been available outside the UK by using their Real Networks stream — desktop had the download/install/browser plug-in hassles. Unfortunately, few connected devices support Real Networks streams which [...]

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RadioTime Highlights 6/15 – 6/19

by Scott Fleischer On Monday, Bat For Lashes stops by KCRW’s “Morning Become Eclectic.” The show airs at 12 PM Eastern. On Tuesday, Comedian Kathy Griffin is the guest on “Larry King Live” on CNN.  “Larry King Live” airs at 9 PM Eastern. On Wednesday, Absolute Radio looks back at the career of Guns N’ [...]

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Better search, Preset folders from opml

The latest and greatest radiotime platform include a few handy search improvements: New aliasing support to provide suggestions for search misspellings (on radiotime.com and from OPML). Keyword matching fix supports exact phrases (e.g. “radio 1″) Partial term matching fix for in services (including the “rad” bug on the Sonos iPhone controller). Don’t hide repeater stations [...]

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