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  • Idea of Radio

    Idea of Radio
    experimental work on the connection between electricity and magnetism began. It was the work of Hans Christian Ørsted.
  • Tesla

    transmission of radio freqeuncy energy is exhibited in Nikolas Tesla expermiments. He thinks this can be used to communicate.
  • Marconi

    Guglielmo Marconi built a wireless system capable of transmitting signals at long distance.
  • "Wireless Telegraph"

    "Wireless Telegraph"
    This was thefirst "wireless telegraph" newspaper message. It relayied the results of a sailing competition, transmitted from a sea vessel to the newspaper the Daily Express.
  • Transatlantic

    Marconi conducts the first succesful transatlantic radio communication.
  • First Radio Stations

    First Radio Stations
    Several radio stations claim to be the first public radio station. Some include KDKA Pittsburgh and 9XM University of Wisconsin.
  • "Broadcasting Boom"

    "Broadcasting Boom"
    occurs as technological advances in radio and the
    industry's increasing popularity proves to be a valuable tool. Most radio programs are primarily entertainment-oriented, featuring music
    or drama.
  • FM Radio

    Edwin Armstrong invents FM (Frequency Modulation) Radio. FM provides static-free broadcasting and carries the full frequency range of sound perceptiple to the human ear
  • Marconi's Patent

    Marconi's Patent
    The U.S. Supreme Court reverses the patent issued to marconi, helping the U.S. Gov't to avoid paying damages to the Marconi Company for patent use during WWI.
  • Radio Suffers

    Radio Suffers
    Television is such a novelty that big stars, programs, and advertisers defect from radio to TV. Radio begins to localize and concentrate on playing records.
  • Digital Age

    Amateur Radio experimenters begin to use computers with audio cards to process radio signals, and the first digital transmissions begin to be broadcast.
  • Streamign Popularity

    Streamign Popularity
    Streaming radio's revenue rose to above $500 million. Nearly 13 percent of the American population had listened to the radio online.
  • Mumford and Sons "The Full English Tour"

    Mumford and Sons "The Full English Tour"
    Mumford & Sons are an English folk rock band. The band consists of Marcus Mumford (lead vocals, guitar, drums, mandolin), Ben Lovett (vocals, keyboards, accordion, drums), Winston Marshall (vocals, banjo, guitar, resonator guitar), and Ted Dwane (vocals, string bass, drums, guitar).
  • Imagine Dragons Concert

    Imagine Dragons Concert
    In a dark kitchen in the middle of a sweaty night in Las Vegas, all 6’4” of Dan Reynolds is hunched over a laptop, slapping beats on the table and crooning lyrics into a tiny microphone.
  • The 20/20 Experience World Tour

    The 20/20 Experience World Tour
    American Airlines Center, Dallas
    We're excited to announce Justin will embark on The 20/20 Experience World Tour and will land in Dallas on Wednesday, December 4th at 8:00 p.m.