Wednesday, December 15, 2010
Record Number of Christmas Stations Online
Both on-air and online, the number of Christmas stations on the net is at an all-time high. Online listeners can choose from hundreds of stations that are broadcasting holiday music 24/7. This year nearly 75% of terrestrial radio stations featuring Christmas music are streaming online, that's up from 60% in 2008 and up from only 35% in 2005. The total number of Christmas stations streaming has more then doubled in the past five years.
"It's extremely exciting to see the growth in the number of Holiday stations webcasting online," remarked George T. Bundy, Chairman & CEO of BRS Media Inc., "Internet Radio listeners are just one click away from hundreds of stations streaming holiday cheer."
For the 15th consecutive year Web-Radio features Christmas stations and holiday Internet radio streaming Online. The Web-Radio - Christmas section.
BRS Media launched the radio directory with two stations in the fall of 1995. Today, Web-Radio features nearly Twelve Thousand (12,000) radio station web sites, with over Nine Thousand (9,000) stations webcasting On-Line. Visitors to Web-Radio can search for their favorite station by call letters (KI-KJ, WA-WB), format (Kids/Preteen, Adult Contemporary), state, country and Internet-only.
In addition, the Web-Radio Tool Bar includes a long list of preinstalled stations dedicated to a variety of music genres, including holiday favorites.
Posted by Tom Benson at 12:04 AM