The Rise and Uncertain Future of 'Pirate' Radio in Boston

Boston Phoenix | April 11, 2011
If there's any hope for unlicensed stations to go legit, it's the Local Community Radio Act, passed by Congress in December after a 10-year campaign by proponents of hyper-local radio. However, details of how the legislation will be administrated are still hazy. And some experts say the measure comes too late, and with too little backbone.

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