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Music Feature: Lyrical Conversations

For the right personality, Lyrical Conversations can be a terrific music-based feature. However, it takes time, creativity, and a unique personality to pull it off. This article is about how to execute Lyrical Conversations. Including: ...

Music Game: Finish The Lyric

Finish the Lyric is a fun, interactive, music-based game that can be played on multiple personality shows or solo shows. It's easy to adapt to any format and can be themed based on the...

Music Game: Word Shuffle

Australia's Kyle and Jackie O are playing a music game they call Word Shuffle that is fun to play along with. It's simple (a key to success) and easy for shows to play. This article...

Music Feature: Lyric Theater

Playing Song and Lyric games or features on the air is a good way to engage listeners with a play-along feature. There are many types of games/features, but Lyric Theater is one that can...

Feature: Back In The Day Double Play

This is a fairly common feature that adds depth to a music image by reaching a bit beyond the normal playlist. The Back In The Day Double Play can be a good addition, especially...

Game: Mix Tape

For many shows that play music, the best possible games are those that combine personality and music, like this game. Mix Tape is one of those. In this article, I explain how to play the...

Game: Name That Tune

Name That Tune has been a popular game for decades. And it's as relevant and fun to play as ever, as long as it sounds contemporary. In other words, don't play it as a...

Contest: 1 Song 1 Second $1,000

1 Song, 1 Second, $1,000.  It is so simple, fast, and addictive. It adds a lot of play-along intrigue to the station. This could become a recurring benchmark as a station promotion and/or a...

Game: Who Sings It Game

Who Sings It is an easy game to play and takes advantage of the play-along attraction of interactive games on the air. It works for almost all stations in any format. Some talk stations...

The Music Mindbender

Here's a simple, fun game to play with listeners. The Music Mindbender is engaging and addictive. And, it can be expanded beyond music. It's easy to adapt for movies, books, television shows, and other...

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Telling Stories Inside a Feature

Virtually every radio personality that reaches a high level of success has learned to tell stories. And most shows that get traction in a...
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