Welcome to BananaJoeRadio.com !
Welcome to BananaJoeRadio.com !
Banana Joe Montione has been entertaining radio audiences ever since he built a make-believe radio station in his basement at age 13. Joe has also been a successful Program Director, and programming consultant to some of the biggest radio groups. Now, the proven Flashback Top 40 format, established in 2005, becomes one of the first pure plays to migrate to radio from the Internet. Flashback Top 40 Radio features the Hottest Hits from Pop, Rock, Dance and -R & B. The modern high-profile production and presentation is designed to lift the listener up, providing a fun, familiar and positive experience countering the stress of these trying times in society with fun, upbeat music radio.. Flashback Top 40's era hybrid programming expertly blends the Rock, Pop, R & B and Dance hits of the core 70s-80s-90s era plus a variety of highly researched sonic-appropriate music handpicked from several years before and after the core era, thus creating an expertly programmed Classic Hits, Variety Hits sound designed to entertain listeners, and deliver a highly engaged audience in the targeted 25-54, 35-64 adult demos for advertisers and affiliate partner stations. Distribution through the cutting-edge Synchronicity Harmony platform, music is all studio-quality .WAV sound, moving fast as SyncHD codecs but providing full frequency lossless sound.
The job of blending eras, sonic signatures and 4 genres of music is best handled by real people. That's who puts together each hour of Flashback Top 40 Radio. 100% Human-Curated ! "Banana" Joe Montione has been entertaining radio audiences at such legendary stations as Y-100/Miami, WFIL/Philadelphia, KTXQ/Dallas, CHUM/Toronto and KHJ, KIIS-FM, and K-EARTH in Los Angeles. Now, Banana Joe brings his mix of The Hottest Hits of All Time to the terrestrial radio with Flashback Top 40 Digital Radio Network, "live" from Hollywood! FLASHBACK Top40.com is "Retro Top-40" Radio with no boundaries, much like the giant Top 40 stations that ruled the airwaves during the core era covered in the format.
Banana Joe® Montione has been a top-rated personality and program director/consultant at great radio stations, groups & networks across the USA. in 1991 Gannett Radio President asked KIIS-FM talent Banana Joe to come up with something for their lowest rated day-part of the week, Sunday 5-10 pm. Joe came back with the Banana Joe Flashback Show- playing songs as far back as the 70s -80s - a bold move for current-based KIIS-FM, but with Joe's high energy engaging delivery, and his knowledge of the music backstory, and completely programmed by Banana Joe and the listeners. Within 6 months it was the #1 day-part of the week for 18-49 and 25-54 persons in Los Angeles! Now after establishing Flashback Top 40 Radio in 2005 as one of the first Independent Pure Play Internet radio stations, he's taking that fun- foreground style of radio to local stations across the USA, as FT40 becomes one of the first pure play music formats to migrate from Internet-only back to terrestrial radio from the online world. The national syndication includes continuation of the Internet presence, both live from Hollywood and with custom-built local inserts from the affiliate markets. If you'd like more information on our unique cutting-edge format and satellite replacement delivery by Synchronicity.: 747.999.7061
FT40 has launched terrestrial radio syndication ! This is THE format for the adult listener who is being bombarded with doom & gloom and wants to escape to a gentler time and have some fun while being entertained. The carefully mixed familiar Human-Curated hit music we offer helps get you through the day without bringing you down. The biggest variety of Rock, Pop, R & B and Dance hits lift you up, and our high-profile personality presentation will remind you of the direct connection radio has with its listeners. With FT40 on you are never alone, regardless of what is going on in the world. Thanks so much for listening, and Tell A Friend about FT40 ! Available for 24/7 or day-part syndication. (Note to radio groups - Distribution in High Def .Wav quality through Synchronicity's Harmony Production - Distribution Group.)