Dallas,Texas, hello again I am Blanca Blanch Blanco con on the road again interview. I am wear my long coat con mi gogo boots biking up to Dallas to interview esa pachuco Pete Pena del TejanoJammsradio, and now for that interview.
Bbb: hello Mi Pachuco can you give me a hand off this bicycle it seems que my hands are frozen?
PPP: welcome. To Dallas, Texas wait a little bit you will start melting
BBB: ok sir gives us a little information about your family and yourself?
PPP: I am married. To Blanca Pena i have three kids two girls and one boy from former marriage.
BBB: it seems that you have been on the radio waves for some time, can you tell us why this career?
PPP: I started out in 2010 with spindat music.com and after they changed formats i decide to keep going so i started my station my first station was tejanojammsradio.com on ustream.tv but did not like all the commercials played there after I realized that the name was to long I changed it to tejanosjam.com and we are doing alot better and keeping tejano strong.
BBB: tell us a little bit about this media group you work with?
PPP: Tejano media group is a collaboration of three stations brought together to bring more exposure to businesses and to our genre audience
BBB: I noticed that you do interviews, who was the most interesting one so far?
Ppp: the most interesting. Interview i would say is sunny ozuna the man has reached points that others are trying to get to also loved interviewing Robert Dorantes he just got inducted into the tejano roots hall of fame.
BBB; when you were a kid did you ever think this is what you would be doing now?
PPP: Growing up i played saxophone and grew up listening to great bands with horn sections like little Joe so what can i say new music was in my blood.
BBB: does this job require lots of traveling or just making lots of contacts on line?
PPP: It does require some traveling but online contacts makes it easier I love going to events that bands ask me to be involved in.
BBB: I am sure you are very aware that la onda tejana is a hot item right now, are you pleased with how much you have accomplished with TejanoJammsradio?
PPP: IĒm very happy how quick my station has grown and its only getting better Iím working on getting sponsors to help with the growth but for now i will jamming for the gente.
BBB: do you feel that the future of radio will be internet or standard fm radio or even back to the am waves?
PPP: I believe internet radio is just on the verge of making it big the new cars are coming equipped with blue tooth and internet radio capable stereos so itís just the beginning for us fm will always be around for local companies.
BBB: how expensive can it be to operation a full time radio station?
PPP: internet is alot cheaper. For now fm stations have Towers to pay for airwaves which can get very costly.
BBB: if you were asked to speak with a group of young people wanting to get into the music business what encouraging words would you use?
PPP: when I talk to young people I tell them if you get into music be sure and get your education first music carreers are not guaranteed so have some to fall back on but do it if you love it'd.
BBB: has there ever been a time that you did an interview and wouldnít want to that person again?
PPP: i have never interviewed anyone that i would not have back all the people. I interview are very professional and I welcome them back anytime
BBB: Well Mr. Pachuco I thank you for this interview and can you give me a hand back on this bicycle?
PPP: well thanks for considering me itís a honor to on the other side of the table thanks for picking me to interview be safe on your trip back on your bike and keep warm.
BBB: well there you have it and who said that la onda is dying, chit. I am BBB con on the road again interview.
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