38 relations: Broadcast license, Broadcast transmitter, Call sign, City of license, Country music, Dark (broadcasting), Drive time, English language, Federal Communications Commission, FM broadcasting, Haiku, Hawaii, Hawaii, Hertz, Honolulu Star-Bulletin, KITH (FM), KJMQ, KONI (FM), KORL (AM), KORL-FM, KPHI, KQMY (FM), KRKH, KTOH, Local marketing agreement, Maui County, Hawaii, New Orleans, Planning permission, Program test authority, Radio format, Radio station, Recording studio, Simulcast, Smooth jazz, Special temporary authority, The Honolulu Advertiser, Watt, Westwood One, 2008 in North-American radio.
A broadcast license is a type of spectrum license granting the licensee permission to use a portion of the radio frequency spectrum in a given geographical area for broadcasting purposes.
A broadcast transmitter refers to an installation used for broadcasting, including radio transmitter or television transmitter equipment, the antenna, and often the location of the broadcasting station.
In broadcasting and radio communications, a call sign (also known as a call name or call letters—and historically as a call signal—or abbreviated as a call) is a unique designation for a transmitter station.
In American, Canadian and Philippine broadcasting, a city of license or community of license is the community that a radio station or television station is officially licensed to serve by that country's broadcast regulator.
Country music, also known as country and western or simply country, is a genre of popular music that originated in the southern United States in the early 1920s.
In the broadcasting industry, a dark television or silent radio station is one that has gone off the air for an indefinite period of time.
In radio broadcasting, drive time refers to dayparts in which radio broadcasters attempt to reach the large number of people who listen to their car radios while driving to and from work.
English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an independent agency of the United States government created by statute (and) to regulate interstate communications by radio, television, wire, satellite, and cable.
FM broadcasting is a method of radio broadcasting using frequency modulation (FM) technology.
Haiku is an unincorporated community in Maui County on the island of Maui in the state of Hawaii.
Hawaii (Hawaii) is the 50th and most recent state to have joined the United States, having received statehood on August 21, 1959.
The hertz (symbol: Hz) is the derived unit of frequency in the International System of Units (SI) and is defined as one cycle per second.
The Honolulu Star-Bulletin was a daily newspaper based in Honolulu, Hawaii, United States.
KITH (98.9 FM) is a radio station broadcasting an Island Music format.
KJMQ (98.1 FM "Jamz 98.1 ") is a radio station broadcasting an Rhythmic Contemporary format.
KONI (104.7 FM) is a radio station licensed to serve Lanai City, Hawaii.
KORL (1180 AM) was an American radio station located in Honolulu, Hawaii.
KORL-FM is an American commercial radio station located in Waianae, Hawaii, broadcasting to the Honolulu, Hawaii area on 101.1 FM.
KPHI (1130 AM) is a radio station located in Honolulu, Hawaii.
KQMY (102.1 FM) is an American radio station licensed to Paia, Hawaii.
KRKH is an Active Rock formatted broadcast radio station licensed to Wailea-Makena, Hawaii, serving Maui County, Hawaii.
KTOH (99.9 FM) is a radio station broadcasting (as of January 2009) a country music format.
In North American broadcasting, a local marketing agreement (or local management agreement, abbreviated as an LMA) is a contract in which one company agrees to operate a radio or television station owned by another party.
Maui County, officially County of Maui, is a county located in the U.S. state of Hawaii.
New Orleans (. Merriam-Webster.; La Nouvelle-Orléans) is a major United States port and the largest city and metropolitan area in the state of Louisiana.
Planning permission or developmental approval refers to the approval needed for construction or expansion (including significant renovation) in some jurisdictions.
In broadcasting, program test authority (PTA) is an authorization to conduct on-air testing of broadcast station facilities authorized to be built under a construction permit.
A radio format or programming format (not to be confused with broadcast programming) describes the overall content broadcast on a radio station.
A radio station is a set of equipment necessary to carry on communication via radio waves.
A recording studio is a specialized facility for sound recording, mixing, and audio production of instrumental or vocal musical performances, spoken words, and other sounds.
Simulcast, a portmanteau of simultaneous broadcast, is the broadcasting of programs or events across more than one medium, or more than one service on the same medium, at exactly the same time (that is, simultaneously).
Smooth jazz is music that evolved from a blend of jazz fusion and easy listening pop music, featuring a polished pop feel with little to no jazz improvisation.
In U.S. broadcast law, a special temporary authority (STA) is a type of broadcast license which temporarily allows a broadcast station to operate outside of its normal technical or legal parameters.
The Honolulu Advertiser was a daily newspaper published in Honolulu, Hawaii.
The watt (symbol: W) is a unit of power.
Westwood One, owned and operated by Cumulus Media, is an American mass media company headquartered in New York, New York, specializing in radio syndication and audio content.
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