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Topic # 83887 23-May-2011 11:26 Send private message

A new world-class, always eclectic, indie, alternative, modern rock, retro and more internet radio integrated with today's social media platforms is now back on-line and available for listening at AndHow Web Radio!

Independent, commercial-free, non-profit, internet radio with a difference.  With 5 million listeners from 140+ countries since 1998.   Various personalities presenting different themed shows throughout the week.  
Personalise your listening experience by tracking what is playing on Twitter and check for updates on the latest and greatest in new music on Facebook.  All of this in addition to *YOU* the listener being able to make your requests 24/7 via our Music Library and hear them played back LIVE.   This way you help to program the music that we play!  

Soon to be broadcasting via 107.5 AndHow FM in the Porirua Harbour|Pauatahanui Inlet.

Your comments and feedback are both welcome and greatly appreciated.   We want to know what you want!

Thank you.  


 

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  Reply # 472869 23-May-2011 11:27 Send private message

Not sure what happened to all of the links that I applied to this post.

The website is www.andhow.org

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  Reply # 473074 23-May-2011 16:49 Send private message

mrbluesky: Not sure what happened to all of the links that I applied to this post.

The website is www.andhow.org


Stripped from your posts as you are new. Done in an attempt to stop newbies spamming.

I enjoy a good eclectic radio station, I will have a tune in.

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  Reply # 473242 24-May-2011 00:49 Send private message

5 million listeners - good work!

I see that you don't do ads - so is donation your only revenue stream?  How you finding that?  We're considering being "not-for-profit", but not sure if we can afford to.



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  Reply # 473269 24-May-2011 07:56 Send private message

Ah, I see.   I was wondering.  I had spent some time putting all the links in there and then was a bit disappointed when they were all gone. 

I can afford to finance the station on donations only.  I am not in it for the money, but for the love of the music.  I have a lucrative career and am lucky to be able to finance this project with my own funds.   I have actually been doing this since 1998.  I actually moved the whole station, here to the other side of the planet to keep it alive!   

Actually, the most surprising thing I find is the New Zealand record companies and music scene. I regularly get demo sent to me from Universal Music Group, EMI and a number of indie labels in the US.   But getting music from NZ artists and record labels is like finding hen's teeth.  I hear how they are always going on about how NZ musicians can never get a break into the international music scene, but when a station such as mine with a large international follow gets all of their requests for demos ignored.   We get 500-600 listeners a day and have a very loyal following, we offer the ability for listeners to be able to purchase the songs that they are listening to through our website.   It is a shame that they are not more responsive to getting their music heard.  

Good luck with your new station! Laughing


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