RE: Dumb question?
Posted by: DJ Klaus ()
Date: October 11, 2000 05:22PM

AFAIK, the term means "Album Oriented Radio". This resulted from the 80s, when US radio stations started to play more than the singles which were released from an album. Any track of an album had a chance for radio airplay. It turned to "Album Oriented Rock" as this was the type of music and later "Adult Oriented Rock" when the average age of the fans of this kind of music raised ;-)

Take care

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Dumb question? 289 LX302 10/10/2000 08:46AM
RE: Dumb question? 110 zacman 10/10/2000 09:18AM
RE: Dumb question? 170 Richard 10/10/2000 09:18AM
RE: Dumb question? 139 Andrew 10/10/2000 10:14AM
or, just to make things really confusing.... 122 Kevin 10/10/2000 10:31AM
Thanks, that clears it up.n/m 182 LX302 10/10/2000 11:09AM
RE: or, just to make things really confusing.... 151 Andrew 10/10/2000 12:34PM
as opposed to the AOR Hard Rock Hot Spot? lol (n 192 Kevin 10/10/2000 03:03PM
I thought it meant... 111 Fred 10/10/2000 05:22PM
AOR: The Definitions 187 Derrick Dryves 10/11/2000 05:15AM
RE: Dumb question?134 DJ Klaus 10/11/2000 05:22PM

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