of or designating a format featuring rock songs from LPs and CDs rather than singles.
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He joined in 1974, and made WPLJ a fierce competitor of Metromedia's Album-Oriented Rock WNEW-FM 102.7.
Get ready to step into a music time machine back to the days of feathered hair, mood rings and album-oriented rock.
That Aegis chose to settle for album-oriented hair metal is just as well, having already claimed the hearts and vocal pipes of jilted Pinoys across income brackets.
'I'm very album-oriented when it comes to my music; I believe in having a whole story to tell.
In October 2004, the New York Times published an essay by Kelefa Sanneh titled "The Rap Against Rockism." The piece examined a strain of music criticism that held up guitar-centric, album-oriented, live-performance-friendly rock & roll (usually played by white men) as the idealized form.
For those whose memories need to be jogged--or who need an introduction--the first two albums by Led Zeppelin were among the top five bestsellers of 1969, the year of the Beatles' "Abbey Road" and the Stones' "Let It Bleed." Led Zeppelin pioneered stadium rock, helped guide listeners away from Top 40 pop to album-oriented rock, presaged metal mania and epitomized bloated superstar excess.
ASIA XXX ONE of the most successful 'supergroups' of the 1980s, Asia managed to combine progressive-rock with AOR (album-oriented rock) into a multimillion-selling titan.
A Bright Eyes mix-and-match performance is as much fun to behold as one of the band's conceptual, album-oriented concerts.
6.4 8.4 6.4 5.9 KSHE-FM Album-Oriented Rock 5.2 4.1 5.1 5.1 KTRS-AM News/Talk 3.1 3.0 2.5 4.9 WIL-FM Country 5.7 4.6 5.8 4.8 KSLZ-FM Contemporary Hits 4.6 4.8 4.4 4.7 KLOU-FM Oldies 3.8 4.6 3.5 4.2 KMJM-FM Urban Adult Cont.
During a period running from about 1950 to 1965, McLendon and his associates worked out the principles for successfully commercializing many of the programming practices for the various radio formats we live with today, including sports, Top 40, all-news, beautiful music or easy listening, and album-oriented rock.
KMJX-FM, 105.1, which bills itself as a "classic rock" station featuring album-oriented music, rose from 9.2 to 11.3.
progressive," album-oriented," and to some extent, anything that is thoughtful in pop music.