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You hear it here: Local radio shows offer listeners something different | Jacksonville.com

Old-fashioned radio is not dead. The trouble is finding it on the dial. dials? If not, the modern equivalent is knowing when to stop the scan button.

These , restricted playlists OK’d by suited executives can reduce radio DJs to puppets. Or eliminate them. Great songs are wrung by repetition while others are forgotten. And not to dis the genius of Pandora, but when a computer system deduces what you want to , the excitement of discovery is diminished.



Many music lovers lament that lazy listening doesn’t turn them on. They’ve tuned out. But a few people in Jacksonville offer extra incentive to tune in: They’re original programs, playing music that many people would otherwise never hear. Their shows pepper our airwaves, reinventing conventions. We’re sharing a few we find refreshing.

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