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Randy Malloy: Raised on Radio

Grant Walters Grant Walters Randy Malloy: Raised on Radio

CD92.9 FM owner and president Randy Malloy discusses how the 'local gem' evolved from a startup to a singular slice of Columbus culture.

Growing up in the ’80s and becoming an adult in the early ’90s, much of what I learned about music and the industry came from the airwaves. I was the only teenager I knew who ran to HMV once a week to read the latest singles and albums charts in Billboard magazine so I could […]

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Kasabian’s Worth the Wait at CD101 Days Side A

 Stephanie Garber Kasabian’s Worth the Wait at CD101 Days Side A

Very few words can explain the experience that took place at the LC Pavilion on Saturday, March 31, during CD101 Day Side A. But If I were to sum it up in just a few words, I’d use these — energetic, loud and potentially life-threatening while I was being tossed around in a mosh pit […]

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CD101 Summerfest 2011 Review & Photos

Matt Ellis Matt Ellis CD101 Summerfest 2011 Review & Photos

CD101’s yearly mini musical festival for the budget conscious music lover once again took over the LC Pavilion this past Saturday night, and I doubt anyone left feeling short changed. It’s hard to knock eight bands, two stages and perfect summer weather for $10, even if the majority of the bands on show had visited […]

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CD101 Day: Sold out, but no sellouts

 Josh Fitzwater

Reason no. 387 why CD101 Day sold out in record time with a music spectacular, which was, well, spectacular: Fitz and the Tantrums’ lead soul man Michael Fitzpatrick looked every bit the part of a post-Ziggy David Bowie donning a cobalt blue mod suit and hair only Andy Warhol could truly appreciate. Setting the LC […]

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WOSU Launches Classical 101FM on Wednesday

Walker Evans Walker Evans

The latest round of radio musical chairs will be wrapped up on Wednesday morning as WOSU launches Classical 101 on 101.1FM. Over the summer, CD101 announced that their station would be migrating to 102.5FM and have been dual-broadcasting on both stations ever since. The new WOSU station will broadcast all classical music in a noncommercial […]

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CD101 Day 2010 Review & Photos

Walker Evans Walker Evans

Saturday, April 10th, 2010 at The LC Photos by Ryan Reeves of Front Stage Photography Columbus yet again proved itself worthy as the uber-trendy force behind what makes Ohio “the heart of it all.” Saturday, April 11, 101.1FM celebrated CD101 Day at the LC Pavilion. It was another mind-blowing experience for a sold-out crowd, featuring […]

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