Radio Valerie: online radio playing odd and obscure music

Lauren Carroll Harris Reader Find

By Lauren Carroll Harris in New Music on Thursday 12 July 2012

The oddest thing has happened: the Internet has made radio famous again. Ten years ago, who would have guessed that radio, a distinctly analogue technology, would be revived by a distinctly digital technology, in the form of something called a ‘podcast’? My current favourite on the airwaves is Radio Valerie, an online broadcaster devoted to […]

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By Shara Mordt in Cool Websites on Wednesday 28 March 2012

Starting off as a music blog, and recently reaching to the world through their online radio, focuses on music that does not receive commercial attention from radio stations in South Africa. The site has only been running since February 2011 and the station since January 2012. But it’s all growing in audience very quickly.

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