Watch The Media
WATCH THE MEDIA is a radio show and podcast hosted by John Shrader.
Shrader provides commentary on media issues, criticism and interviews.
WTM airs Thursday mornings on K-Beach Radio at California State University,Long Beach.
The program can be heard at KBeach.org.
This episode with Lakers broadcaster Stu Lantz was recorded in October 2013 at California State University, Long Beach. Lantz talks about his relationship with Chick Hearn, about Kobe Bryant, about the current condition of the Lakers and his broadcasting career. Moderated by John Shrader, with students contributing.
December 9, 2013
John Shrader hosts “Watch The Media” –
November 21, 2013
Laura Castaneda – San Diego City College Journalism and Media instructor on border issues and reporting.
Mike Altieri, V.P. Communications, AEG and LA Kings on managing sports media relations.
And…the Oxford “Word of the Year” for 2013.
November 14, 2013
Junya Sakino, director of the feature film “Sake Bomb” spends most of the hour with John Shrader. Co-producer Hiram Chan is also on the show. Sakino, Chan and two other CSULB film school graduates collaborated on the film, which was released this fall.
OCTOBER 31, 2013
GUEST: Mark Fainaru-Wada, co-author with his brother Steve Fainaru of the book “League of Denial: The NFL, Concussions and the Battle for the Truth” – they were also writers and reporters on the PBS Frontline documentary of the same name.
OCTOBER 24, 2013
Guests: Mohammed el-Nawawy, professor and author from Queens University, Charlotte – expert on Arab media and Middle East; Michael Stark, owner of LA Radio Studio and host of LA Radio Sessions; Rob Strauss, Senior News Producer, KPCC Radio
OCTOBER 17, 2013
Guests: Neal Augenstein, WTOP Radio and WTOP.com; Danny Paskin, professor of Journalism and Mass Comm, CSULB and Cat Tompkins, student chapter NAHJ; Beverly Macy, expert on social media and social media marketing