Radio Feedback

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Radio Feedback: Rixton Enjoy Being Sandwiched Between Beyoncé & Pharrell

“It was about yesterday, wasn’t it?” Danny Wilkin of Rixton jokes when asked if the band remember their first time on the radio.

05/05/2014

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Radio Feedback: Switchfoot Hear Their Music Through the Static in Their ’68 VW Bug

“You don’t know what to do. If you’re at a stop light and your windows are down and your song comes on, do you change the channel or roll up the window? I think I called my mom,” Tim Foreman recalled.

04/08/2014

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Radio Feedback: Christina Perri Has Two Teen DJs To Thank

“I remember the first moment my song was on the radio so well,” Perri told Radio.com. “It is probably one of my favorite stories till this day.”

01/27/2014

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Radio Feedback: Gavin DeGraw Explains the Relationship Between ‘Follow Through’ and ‘The Breakfast Club’

In a conversation with Radio.com, DeGraw explains the first time he heard one of his songs on on the radio…and what that experience has to do with “The Breakfast Club.”

12/02/2013

Toad the Wet Sprocket performs at Farm Aid. (credit: Maria Ives)

Radio Feedback: Toad the Wet Sprocket Stalk Local DJ to Play Their Cassette

“My heart was just beating like crazy. Somehow I was thinking, ‘Man, I hope I don’t screw this up,'” Dinning said. “Like I had anything to do with what was going on.”

10/14/2013

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Radio Feedback: Sheryl Crow ‘Leaves Las Vegas’ From a Rental Car in Beverly Hills

“It was such a surreal experience and I remember it so well. To have your song come on the radio, I felt like, ‘Yes I’ve made it! I’ve made it! Where is everybody? It’s playing!'”

08/20/2013

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Radio Feedback: Robin Thicke Vowed Not To Cut His Hair Until He Heard His Song On The Radio

“People say, ‘Hey why did you cut your hair after the video?’ It was because I had told myself I wouldn’t cut my hair until I heard my song on the radio.”

08/06/2013

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Radio Feedback: Hanson On MmmBop’s First Spin

Welcome to Radio Feedback, Radio.com’s weekly feature where we ask artists to wax nostalgic on the first time they heard themselves on the radio. “We were just a garage band that got lucky that our […]

04/29/2013

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