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2012 Radio Mercury Award Finalists Announced

Ninety-nine radio spots and campaigns have made it to the finals of the 2012 Radio Mercury Awards, which honors outstanding radio created by advertising agencies, production companies, radio stations, and students. From the 14 radio station-produced spots, five came from Clear Channel. Entries were judged on their creativity, originality, and effective communication of a brand’s message. Here's a list of the 14 radio station-produced finalists.

Visit Yakima - “Lost & Found Spring” / Yakima Visitors Bureau / Bonneville Seattle
Lugnut - Speedy Tires / Clear Channel Atlanta
Lawyer - Buy Doors Direct / Clear Channel Creative Services Group
Prison - Buy Doors Direct / Clear Channel Creative Services Group
Stripper - USC Lancaster / Clear Channel Creative Services Group
We All Should Count - Clear Channel / Clear Channel Creative Services Group
Fast Track - Fast Track Oil Service / Entercom San Francisco
Yeti Pitchman - Kokanee / KXLY Broadcast Group
Recruitment - Milwaukee Radio Group / Milwaukee Radio Group / Saga Communications
Chased! - Coal City Theater of Terror Haunted House / Next Media
Speaks To You - Stonehaus Winery / Peg Broadcasting
Shifty Eyes - Oak Park Pet and Fish / Tribune
Sounds Horrible - Woodhaven Lakes / Tribune
Man Place - Green Hills Barber Shop / Tuned In Broadcasting, Inc.

See the finalists from every category HERE
To listen to this year’s finalist spots GO HERE

Winners will be announced on Wednesday, October 3, at the Annual Radio Mercury Awards at the Highline Ballroom. A limited number of tickets are available for purchase. Contact or call 212-681-7207 or log onto for details.

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