broadcasting

R.I.P. Casey Kasem, Legendary Voice Talent And Broadcaster, 1932-2014

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Casey Kasem, the voice of countless memorable characters over the years and a popular radio DJ, has <a href="http://ktla.com/2014/06/15/radio-legend-casey-kassem-dies-at-82-kerri-kasem/#axzz34iegjr52">died today at the age of 82</a>.

Music

UPROXX Video: 666 The Rock

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How far would your favorite classical music station go to stay on the air.

ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE

Listen To Auburn’s Radio Announcers Lose Their Minds As The Game-Winning Touchdown Unfolded

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Auburn's radio announcer had the best reaction to the Tigers' game-winning touchdown against No. 1 Alabama.

ANNIVERSARIES

Today Is The 75th Anniversary Of The Day Orson Welles Made America Crap Its Pants

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On this day, 75 years ago, Orson Welles narrated HG Wells' "The War of the World" on the radio, and people everywhere thought aliens were invading.

look out

Internet Radio Had A Very Bad Quarter, And It’ll Only Get Worse

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Internet radio is... not doing very well right now.

meltdowns

Contrary To Popular Belief, Social Media Didn’t Bring Down Rush Limbaugh

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Rush Limbaugh is about to be thrown off America's second largest broadcaster. But social media isn't as important as you might think in that.

AM RADIO

Rex Reed explains calling Melissa McCarthy a hippo

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Rex Reed went on Mark Simone's show on <a href="http://tunein.com/radio/WOR-710-AM-s21780/" target="_blank">WOR 710 AM</a> in New York this morning (don't worry, I don't know what that is either) to respond to the controversy surrounding his Identity Thief review.

BANNED BANDS

Wall Of Smegma Tops The List Of Bands Banned From The Radio

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Scrotum Staplers, Goatwhore, Baby Jesus Hitler, and other bands that are banned from radio play.

comedy

The Five Greatest Radio Ads From Grand Theft Auto

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Grand Theft Auto's radio ads are gems of satire... or grotesque comedy. Here are our five favorites.

greed

Pandora Vs. The Music Industry Part 8,341

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Pandora: "Stop robbing us!" Music Industry: "How about we rob this other guy just as much?" Musicians: "Stop robbing US!" Everybody else laughs.

Music

Apple Going Toe-To-Toe With Pandora In 2013

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Apple thinks it can take over Internet radio. Hmmmm.... Yes. Yes it can.

FAIL

Please Move The Deer Crossing

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A lady calls into a North Dakota radio station to request the deer crossing signs be moved to lower traffic areas.

CLEAR CHANNEL

Meme Watch: Scumbag Radio DJ Plays All The Hits From Bands You Hate

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The Scumbag Radio DJ meme appeared last month to catalog our many complaints about this insufferable staple of an obsolete format. We've collected our favorite pictures here.

Baseball

Mike Francesa Falls Asleep on the Air

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WFAN's Mike Francesa falls asleep at the mic while Sweeny Murti is talking about the Yankees and Red Sox.

Baseball

Mike Francesa Erupts

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WFAN radio personality Mike Francesa has had plenty of explosive moments on the air, but his rant about the flailing Mets during today's edition of The Mike Francesa Show might be his craziest yet.

FIGHT FIGHT FIGHT

Howard Stern’s Beef With Mel Karmazin Heats Up (Plus Our Favorite Stern Moments)

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Howard Stern (the fancy lady in the gold lamé dress) and Sirius CEO Mel Karmazin (who is thankfully censoring Stern's lady bits) have been feuding for a long time.

AM/FM

Exile – “It’s Coming Down (DJ Rhettmatic Remix)”

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<a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2010/02/video-exile-x-teeko%e2%80%99s-impromptu-jam-session"> Near the end of August, <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/exile">Exile</a> will be releasing AM/FM, which will essentially be him and all his friends remixing the producer's <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/tag/radio">Radio</a>.

"Fifteen Minutes With..."

TSS Presents Fifteen Minutes With Exile

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Props if you know him from <a href="http://www.myspace.com/emanonhiphop">Emanon</a>, and if it wasn't until Below The Heavens with <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2007/08/tss-presents-smoking-sessions-with-blu">Blu</a> that convinced you of Exile's musical genius, welcome.

Dego Show

Emilio Sparks x Naturel & Illmind

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I sincerely hope you all listened to me <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2009/02/theophilus-london-x-emilio-sparks-tss-x-emilio-sparks">when I told you</a> to tune in to this man.


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