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Switzerland to switch off FM; and Lazy Buggles

September 9, 2019 · 3.6 minutes to read

Video Killed The Radio Star is 40 years old this month.

Never mind that video didn’t kill the radio star - 9 out of 10 people in most countries listen to the radio every single week - it’s still used as a lazy headline or a lazy first paragraph; and radio seems to collectively shrug its shoulders at this repeated false allegation. Want some examples? Here are a few just in the last few months…

Thank you to Rupert Brun, Barrie Stephenson, Cleanfeed and Richard Hilton for your continued support.


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