Episode 54: Adam Curran and Brian Cleary on All Things Radio
Feb 5, 2021
Adam talks with longtime Charleston DJ, Brian Cleary on all things radio. From spinning 45s in 1979 to the present day music radio biz (today with Charleston Radio Group, 92.5 Kickin’ Country), Brian brings us a sneak peek behind the scenes. Listen in to hear about pivotal moments in history experienced on air. Plus, Adam and Brian discuss country music celebrities from Garth Brooks to Taylor Swift to Dwight Yokum, and what they’re really like—you know—in real life.
Here are just a handful of the things that we'll discuss:
- Brian brings us back in time. Disc jockeys were the “original social network,” providing everything from song dedications to school closings. They were the ones in the know, the hub of communication for each town.
- Brian and Adam discuss how music radio differs from talk radio, and how that affects their approaches to their respective arts.
- Get the inside scoop on some of your favorite music celebs!