The radio was my pal. I was just crazy about it.
– Bob Edwards
Radio is so fragmented, it’s unbelievable.
– Bob Seger
With radio, the listener absorbs everything.
I’d like to do radio just like pictures – leave the imperfect stuff on the cutting-room floor.
– Al Jolson
The radio makes hideous sounds.
– Bob Dylan
I once did a three-hour interview with Radio Oxford only to be told the microphone hadn’t picked me up.
– Noam Chomsky
I listen to Radio 4 and put the iPod on shuffle. I like the randomness of, say, the Stones, then something from Nina Simone, Nick Drake or Bob Dylan.
– Catherine McCormack
I was born in a radio world, and I got so much from it.
– Melvyn Bragg
I like to argue with the radio.
– P. J. O’Rourke
In radio, they say, nothing happens until the announcer says it happens.
– Ernie Harwell
I would recommend that anyone who wants to do comedy on TV to do radio first.
– David Walliams
I wanted to be a radio announcer.
– Dick Van Dyke
But I also think it’s up to the fan base to call in the radio stations and demand that the more mature artists be played as well.
– Nickolas Ashford
Gossip is the Devil’s radio.
– George Harrison
I’m a behind-the-scenes guy. I’ve got a face for radio.
– Dave Sitek
No one’s promised anything. You could have the biggest record on radio and sell no records.
Radio voices have a solid, even texture.
– Dev Hynes
I was a child actor in radio, and there’s not many of us left.
– Dick Van Patten
Radio as we know it is pretty much changing completely.
– David Lee Roth
Ronald Reagan is clearly to television what Franklin Roosevelt was to radio.
– David Gergen
If I had been thrown out into a radio tour when I was 18, or 17, and given a record deal, I don’t think… it would have been a total nightmare.
– Maren Morris
The Corporation for Public Broadcasting distributes an annual appropriation that we provide in accordance with a statutory formula, the vast majority of which goes directly to public radio and television stations.
– Earl Blumenauer
Daft Punk wouldn’t have normally fit into anything that was pop on the radio, but they just did it.
– Danger Mouse
Every time I listened to Lux Radio Theatre, I wanted to vomit.
– Dick York
I get real excited when I hear my shows on the radio.
– Nina Blackwood
TV didn’t kill radio, it just added something new to the mix.
– Douglas Coupland
Yes, I get a report from BMI about the frequency of performances, and it is very surprising. They played one of my most advanced pieces, and one of my most unusual ones on the radio.
– Elliott Carter
Radio news is bearable. This is due to the fact that while the news is being broadcast, the disk jockey is not allowed to talk.
– Fran Lebowitz
I grew up on a farm where we had one radio station and it was all country.
– Garrett Hedlund
I like listening to my playlist on the iPod. I don’t want radio with commercials.
– Paul Dano