a man named Marconi who was a Italian inventor who invented the radio and sent the first radio signal and received it back from Canada in 1901 but it wasn't music or anything it was just like a wireless telegraph message
the first music genre on radio
the first ever genre for music on the radio was rock because there was no rap or pop during the time but the very first voice to sing on the radio was Brant Rock, Massachusetts on december 1906.
The Audion tube
a man named lee DE forest who created or borrow the idea of the Audion tube this helped improved the radio by amplifying the signal to making it go further out instead of being with a limit
because of the radio people on the titanic got save by the radio because people wouldn't have known if the ship would have sank or not luckily radio was around that time period.
the first ever radio station was KDKA in Pittsburgh November 2 1920 and since they didn't have any record player that they could hook up so what they did is get the microphone and put it right next to the phonograph
advertisement started on radio back in 1922 that was how people who aired on radio got their money because they didn't get paid by broadcasting also the comericcal usually last about 10 minutes
uncle charlie or personal radio station
uncle charlie or personal radio stations were a thing during the 1900's and any could have a radio channel all you need was right the equipment to make it and you would have one on the spot
am waves and fm waves
In AM, a radio wave known as the carrie or carrier wave is modulated in amplitude by the signal that is to be transmitted. In FM, a radio wave known as the carrier or carrier wave is modulated in frequency by the signal that is to be transmitted.
the federal communications commision helped die down a lot of radio station because people who pay the radio station to advertise a product they couldn't because a lot of personal radio station kept interfering with advertisement so now you have to get a license.
shows on the radio
famous shows stared were on the radio because television wasn't around during the time but the famous shows that were on there was superman,gun smoke, little orphan Annie and 64 dollar question which was the who wants to be a millionaire.
the golden area for radio was during the 30's and the 40's or what you might known as the great depression and the reason why radio was so good at the time because that is what brought people together during that time.
shows transferred to TV
TV started to get popular in the 50's because shows got transferred on to TV and plus now advertisers gets to show there product that they are selling instead of just telling people about it, now people can just see it
Music is radio hope for success
since shows got transferred to TV and now music was another reason why people should still get radio because the only way you could listen to music was by get a jukebox,records and live concert.
music on fm
music had to switch on FM because FM has a better sound quality than am and so now the talk shows are on AM also the talk shows sounds the same on FM and AM so that was not a problem
radio vs music app
in today's technology it is still pretty questionable if radios are still needed to this day because now you can choose whatever music that you want on any device like pandora,spotify and youtube.