Sports Talk: A Journey Inside the World of Sports Talk Radio

Sports Talk A Journey Inside the World of Sports Talk Radio A Journey inside the World of Sports Talk Radio Their voices explode over the airwaves with names like Mike and the Mad Dog the Stinkin Genius Hacksaw and JT the Brick They broadcast in drive time

  • Title: Sports Talk: A Journey Inside the World of Sports Talk Radio
  • Author: Alan Eisenstock
  • ISBN: 9781416573685
  • Page: 399
  • Format: Paperback
  • Sports Talk: A Journey Inside the World of Sports Talk Radio

    A Journey inside the World of Sports Talk Radio Their voices explode over the airwaves with names like Mike and the Mad Dog, the Stinkin Genius, Hacksaw, and JT the Brick They broadcast in drive time and downtime, from rush hour to the dead of night And yet, millions of fans tune in around the clock to hear their favorite larger than life radio personalities rant, raA Journey inside the World of Sports Talk Radio Their voices explode over the airwaves with names like Mike and the Mad Dog, the Stinkin Genius, Hacksaw, and JT the Brick They broadcast in drive time and downtime, from rush hour to the dead of night And yet, millions of fans tune in around the clock to hear their favorite larger than life radio personalities rant, rave, critique, predict, and mix it up with callers the dedicated fans of sports talk radio.Never before has this cloistered world opened its doors to a no holds barred, behind the scenes, full access look at itself Noted journalist and fan Alan Eisenstock embarks on a journey through the American sports radio landscape and gives readers a front row seat from breakfast at the kitchen table of Eddie Andelman, Boston s godfather of sports radio, to the WFAN commissary with Mike and the Mad Dog in New York from the plush home game room of Chicago s hot dog vendor turned 1 DJ Mike North to the empty 3 AM studio parking garage with nationally syndicated JT the Brick Eisenstock goes into the studios, homes, and lives of these and many other of America s hottest and most listened to sports talk hosts.Filled with hilarious and entertaining tales of what makes these hosts tick as well as the unbelievable stories of how they got where they are today Sports Talk paints a picture the fans never see Eisenstock shows us the blood, sweat, and tears of program directors with their reputations on the line hosts searching for career security and station managers who are always eyeing the bottom line And, of course, there are stories of the rabid, obsessed, and off the wall fans Whether you re a sports fan or a sports talk junkie, you ll be hooked from the first page.

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