Public Radio Payola?

Saturday, May 04, 2002

Record companies have a long and sordid history of paying off radio stations to get DJs to spin their tunes. Public radio stations have traditionally steered clear of such deals. But with noncommercial radio making more and more unknown artists into stars, the record industry has come knocking, cash in fist. Host Brooke Gladstone talks it over with Salon.com senior writer Eric Boehlert.
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