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How are Canadians listening to music today?

Jeff Vidler and his company Signal Hill is always looking at how people consume music. Here are a couple of graphics that illustrate how things shape up today.

The first asked the question “How much attention do you pay to what is being said between the music on the following?)

Now here’s the thing radio people should be looking at very closely.

The problem is third from the bottom. Why aren’t there more compelling personalities on the radio?

More data here.

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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