In BAM Radio, for instance, programs such as on the childcare providers radio, a subsidiary program of BAM, focuses on giving advice to parents and care givers on stages of child development and coping with the resulting changes. This show goes the extra mile of inviting experts on the relevant areas to ensure that the information is valid. Learning institutions in participating in educating through radio also have their own stations run by students. Renowned universities such as University of Ohio, Wisconsin, Princeton, Berkeley, new York University and almost all capable universities run station that contain content aimed at its students and other relevant parties (Lamb, 2012).
Artistic radio shows have a wide range of concepts stemming from music, art commentaries and critics. Music is, however, the greatest distinguisher of these artistic shows. There is the opera show on National public Radio that plays classical and opera music. Such programs, endeared by listeners, form the relaxing aspect of radio with others claiming therapeutic value. Other examples of artistic shows include Otto’s Opera house. “All things considered” is a news program on National Public Radio. It is one of the news programs that have shown a knack in evolutionary tactics taking on a changing with the time tactics. It has brought its audiences from the traditional one man news presentation to include features such as commentary features, nonrestrictive interviews and a broad analysis of current events.
Even with the existence of the internet, people around the world still listen to the radio. As mentioned above, radio plays the role of keeping the audience informed and entertained, give comfort and hope and reconfirm American values (Teorey, 2011). Information varies from political, social and thence extends to global. People rely radio reports to inform them of crisis such as Hurricane Katrina, not so large a crisis