by Roberto Alvarez-Galloso
| September 10, 2009 at 05:14 am
|At a time when people are forced to listen to corporate music, Free Vermont Radio is a refreshing alternative founded by Dennis Steele. Mr. Steele was kind enough to take time from his busy schedule to be interviewed in this Now Public Exclusive. The interview was conducted in E Mail format. |
1. Who created Free Vermont Radio and who managed to transform it from a dream into a reality?
Dennis Steele, Kirby, Vermont
|2. What was the purpose for the creation of Free Vermont Radio?|
To give a voice to Vermont musicians.
|3. What type of music from Vermont artists are played in Free Vermont Radio?|
|4. I discovered Free Vermont Radio while surfing in the Vermont Commons webpage. What is the importance of establishing a distinct Vermont Culture when the Mainstream US Culture claims to give people opportunities?|
Mainstrean culture squashes opportunities for brilliant songwriters and local musicians.
|5. How has Free Vermont Radio helped the cause of a free and sovereign Vermont?|
90% of Vermont's radio stations do not play local artists...they play national corporate music.
|6. How does Free Vermont Radio maintain itself on the internetwaves?|
Hard work and dedication
|7. Who are the artists whose music is played on Free Vermont Radio?|
99% Vermont residents
|8. How do you see the future of Free Vermont Radio and the message of Vermont Sovereignty?|
Music will set us free
|I would like to thank you for your time in the interview. My best wishes to you and Radio Free Vermont.|