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 2017-02-24 00:21 

AllAccess.com

Motor Racing Network Inks 1580 The Fanatic/Phoenix As New Affiliate... +

CRC BROADCASTING Sports KHEP-A-K256CY-K257CD (KQFN 1580 THE FANATIC)/PHOENIX has signed on as an affiliate of MOTOR RACING NETWORK in time to air the DAYTONA 500 on SUNDAY (2/26). The … ...

 2017-02-23 22:50 

RadioInk

iHeartMedia.Just Like Pixar?... +

That's what CFO Richard Bressler says, and he attributes that to iHeartMedia's massive scale and transformation into a multi-platform media company over the past five years. Bressler says iHeartMedia uses a master-brand strategy to increase the value of i...

 2017-02-23 22:45 

RadioInk

What About iHearts Debt?... +

And now to the item everyone wonders about. iHeart's debt. CFO Richard Bressler said, while staying focused on maximizing the value of the business, the company continues to look for ways to strengthen its capital structure. So how much debt does iHeart n...

 2017-02-23 22:35 

RadioInk

Headphone Measurement. Its a Huge Problem For Radio.... +

Is headphone and earbud listening even higher than the radio industry believes it to be? Radio executives are already concerned about being properly measured when listeners use headphones and earbuds. Now, consultant Alan Burns says, at least with women, ...

 2017-02-23 22:24 

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WRKZ (99.7 The Blitz)/Columbus, OH, Re-Ups 'Loper And Randi In The Morning' In Four-Year Deal... +

NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANY Rock WRKZ (99.7 THE BLITZ)/COLUMBUS, OH, have signed "LOPE AND RANDI IN THE MORNING" to a contract extension that will keep them at the station … ...

 2017-02-23 21:58 

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Live Nation Fourth-Quarter Revenue Up 4%, Loss Widens... +

LIVE NATION ENTERTAINMENT fourth quarter 2016 revenue rose 4% to $1.8 billion, with concert revenue up 2% to $1.1 billion, sponsorship and advertising up 20% to $88.7 million, and ticketing … ...

 2017-02-23 21:58 

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Nielsen Audio Brings Day Three Of January PPMs... +

NIELSEN AUDIO delivered day three of JANUARY monthly PPM results TODAY (2/23) in the following markets: PORTLAND, OR; CHARLOTTE; PITTSBURGH; SACRAMENTO; CINCINNATI; CLEVELAND; SALT LAKE CITY; … ...

 2017-02-23 21:41 

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CRS In Action: Women Empowering Women... +

In TODAY’s (2/23) “WOMEN EMPOWERING WOMEN” panel at COUNTRY RADIO SEMINAR (CRS) 2017 moderated by ALL ACCESS NASHVILLE Editor RJ CURTIS, three sets of female panelists and … ...

 2017-02-23 21:29 

RadioInk

Eckert Headed To Nebraska Hall Of Fame... +

The Nebraska Broadcasters Association, established in 1972, will induct Craig Eckert into its Hall of Fame in a ceremony on August 15, during the NBAs 82nd Annual Convention in La Vista, Nebraska. A Minnesota native, Eckert got the radio bug during a visi...

 2017-02-23 21:27 

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CRS In Action: CMA Breakout Session 'The Power Of The Country Music Consumer'... +

The COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION (CMA) hosted its first Breakout panel TODAY (2/23) to detail the current Country music consumer. In "The Power Of The Country Music Consumer," the CMA … ...

 2017-02-23 21:26 

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Michele Anthony Named Music Visionary Of The Year By UJA-Federation Of New York... +

UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP EVP MICHELE ANTHONY has been named MUSIC VISIONARY OF THEYEAR by the UJA-FEDERATION OF NEW YORK As the first woman to receive this award as a solo honoree, UJA will … ...

 2017-02-23 21:14 

RadioInk

iHeart Turns In Strong Q4... +

iHeartMedia's Q4 2016 revenue increased $40.1 million, or 4.5% thanks to strong political revenue. Even when you back out political, iHeart's Q4 revenue was up $19.9 million, or 2.2%. And, with that, iHeartMedia has turned in 15 consecutive quarters of ye...

 2017-02-23 21:04 

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CRS In Action: Garth Brooks 'Inside Studio G'... +

CRS 2017 featured a special keynote address this MORNING (2/23) with PEARL RECORDS artist GARTH BROOKS. Joined by PEARL RECORDS Dir./Regional Promotion GLENN NOBLIT, BROOKS took CRS attendees … ...

 2017-02-23 21:02 

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Theresa Ross Is Heading To KCBI/Dallas... +

CHRISWELL/1ST BAPTIST Contemporary Christian KCBI (90.9)/DALLAS-FT. WORTH has hired THERESA ROSS for afternoon drive. THERESA had been serving at WMUV/WSOS (THE PROMISE)/JACKSONVILLE FL. KCBI … ...

 2017-02-23 21:00 

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Beyonce Cancels Coachella Appearance, To Headline In 2018... +

Under order from her doctors, BEYONCE, who is pregnant with twins, will not perform at COACHELLA as scheduled this year, but will headline the FESTIVAL in 2018. In a joint statement to the … ...

 2017-02-23 20:51 

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CRS In Action: Team UMG At The Ryman... +

UMG NASHVILLE hosted its 8th annual “TEAM UMG AT THE RYMAN” luncheon and performance TODAY (2/23) at RYMAN AUDITORIUM in NASHVILLE as part of COUNTRY RADIO SEMINAR (CRS) 2017. The … ...

 2017-02-23 20:50 

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BMLG Ups Jessica Myers To Sr. Director Rights Management & Business Affairs... +

BIG MACHINE LABEL GROUP has promoted JESSICA MYERS to Sr. Dir./Rights Management & Business Affairs, where she will oversee rights management, licensing, and A&R administration … ...

 2017-02-23 20:39 

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Berklee College Of Music's Voltage Connect Conference Brings Together Electronic Instrument Pioneers... +

THE BERKLEE COLLEGE OF MUSIC’s ELECTRONIC PRODUCTION AND DESIGN DEPARTMENT present its first VOLTAGE CONNECT CONFERENCE on MARCH 10th and 11th. Themed PIONEERS, PLAYERS, THINKERS, … ...

 2017-02-23 20:38 

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FCC Issues Declaratory Ruling OKing Foreign Ownership In Sale Of Alaska, Texas Stations... +

The FCC has given RICHARD and SHARON BURNS, each 10% partners in several stations owned by ALASKA BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC., JUNEAU ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS, LLC, TEXARKANA RADIO CENTER … ...

 2017-02-23 20:27 

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Paula Poundstone To Guest Host Animal Radio March 4th... +

Comedian and noted cat lover PAULA POUNDSTONE will guest host the syndicated program, "Animal Radio," on MARCH 4th. POUNDSTONE continues an active touring schedule as well as … ...

 2017-02-23 20:22 

RadioInk

FCC Loosens FM Translator Rules... +

As expected the FCC on Thursday approved an Order that expands the site locations where FM translators can rebroadcast AM radio stations. The amended rule provides greater flexibility for an AM station to place a rebroadcasting FM translator in a location...

 2017-02-23 20:17 

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The Yardbirds, Mitch Ryder, Robby Krieger To Headline Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival... +

THE YARDBIRDS, MITCH RYDER, ROBBY KRIEGER, JO-EL SONNIER, BIG BAD VOODOO DADDY, LAZY LESTER, DWAYNE DOPSIE,BIG CHIEF MONK BOUDREAUX & THE GOLDEN EAGLES, DOUG KERSHAW and MICHAEL … ...

 2017-02-23 20:04 

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VNUE To Make Real-Time Live Recordings At Minglewood Hall, Memphis... +

Live music tech firm VNUE, INC. has pacted with MINGLEWOOD HALL in MEMPHIS, TN, for its first official accredited venue partnership. MINGLEWOOD HALL holds a 1,600-capacity room and one that … ...

 2017-02-23 20:04 

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Pandora Partners With A Million Ads For Personalized Digital Audio Advertising... +

PANDORA has announced an exclusive partnership with A MILLION ADS to bring the capabilities in display and video advertising to the audio marketplace. Commenting on the deal, PANDORA Chief … ...

 2017-02-23 20:04 

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Andy Grammer To Perform At The 2017 Golden Mike Award... +

S-CURVE RECORDS recording artist ANDY GRAMMER will perform at the BROADCASTERS FOUNDATION OF AMERICA's 2017 GOLDEN MIKE AWARD on MONDAY, FEBRUARY 27th at the PLAZA HOTEL in NEW YORK CITY. … ...

 2017-02-23 20:04 

RadioInk

Norden Lands SVP Post With iHeart Tampa... +

Pete Nordenhas begun work as theAreaSenior Vice President of Sales.In this role, Norden will lead the sales team to create unique marketing opportunities that deliver a strong return on investment for clients, reaching consumers through iHeartMedias vario...

 2017-02-23 19:34 

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Atlantic Records' Julie Greenwald To Keynote 'Music's Leading Ladies Speak Out' Session At Music Biz 2017... +

ATLANTIC RECORDS GROUP Chairman/COO JULIE GREENWALD will keynote the second annual MUSIC'S LEADING LADIES SPEAK OUT session, powered by NIELSEN MUSIC, on TUESDAY, MAY 16th at 4p (CT) … ...

 2017-02-23 19:29 

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FCC Issues Fines Against Two California Pirate FM Station Operators... +

The FCC has fined NELSON QUINTANILLA $25,000 for operating an unlicensed FM station on 95.1 FM in PANORAMA CITY, CA. QUINTANILLA was sent a Notice of Apparent Liability for Forfeiture … ...

 2017-02-23 19:29 

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Nebraska Broadcasters Association To Induct Radio Vet Craig Eckert Into Hall Of Fame... +

NEBRASKA BROADCASTERS ASSOCIATION will induct radio veteran CRAIG ECKERT and TV pioneer DON WRIGHT into its HALL OF FAME, first established in 1972. The two represent the 98th and 99th … ...

 2017-02-23 19:29 

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Spotify Announces Three New Original Music Industry Podcasts... +

SPOTIFY is launching three new original podcasts about the music industry this year, the company announced TODAY (2/23). The music streaming service added podcasts last year and … ...

 2017-02-23 18:53 

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Pete Norden Named Area SVP/Sales For iHeartMedia/Tampa... +

iHEARTMEDIA has moved SARASOTA Market Pres. PETE NORDEN up the road a few miles to TAMPA as that cluster's Area SVP/Sales. NORDEN will oversee sales for Top 40 WFLZ, Country WFUS (US … ...

 2017-02-23 18:43 

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NPR's 'Embedded' Podcast Returns For Three Episodes On Videos Of Police Encounters... +

NPR podcast EMBEDDED is returning for a three-episode run on MARCH 9th through 23rd. The new episodes find reporter KELLY MCEVERS is delving into the issue of police encounters caught … ...

 2017-02-23 18:39 

RadioInsight

Alternative Bridge Built In Paducah... +

Stratemeyer Media launched Alternative 103.3 The Bridge W277CH Paducah KY in late January. Positioned as Western Kentuckys Only Alternative, the new format flanks...

 2017-02-23 18:24 

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CRS in Action: Edison Research Studies 'Country Radio Going Mobile'... +

EDISON RESEARCH delivered its annual industry study to COUNTRY RADIO SEMINAR (CRS) attendees TODAY (2/23), with this year’s focus on the increasing mobile usage among Country listeners. … ...

 2017-02-23 18:21 

Radio Online

AudioHQ Signs With ART19 for Podcast Hosting... +

AudioHQ signs with podcast technology provider ART19 to provide podcast hosting and distribution. The partnership will furnish AudioHQ, a seller of streaming audio advertising, with data and targeting capabilities in podcasting. Additionally, ART19's ...

 2017-02-23 18:21 

Radio Online

Entercom Q4 Revenues Up 5%, Earnings Decline... +

Entercom Communications reported fourth quarter net revenues grew 5% to $123.2 million from $117 million in 2015. Station expenses increased 6% to $81.1 million from $76.7 million, while station operating income (SOI) was up 3% to $42.1 million. Adjusted ...

 2017-02-23 18:21 

Radio Online

Original Company to Acquire Illinois Duo for $390K... +

The Original Company Inc. has closed on its previously announced acquisition of 50kW Country WRUL-FM (97.3) and 1kW Oldies WROY-AM (1460)/Carmi, IL (covering Evansville, IN) from Withers Broadcasting Company of Illinois for $390,000 cash. Also included in...

 2017-02-23 18:21 

Radio Online

iHR, Google Team Up for iHeartRadio Music Awards... +

iHeartRadio and Google are teaming up to launch a first-of-its-kind way to vote for the iHeartRadio Music Awards. For the first time ever, with the Google Assistant on Google Home, users can cast a vote using just with their voice. This year's winner ...

 2017-02-23 18:21 

Radio Online

Benztown Releases Top Voiceover Professionals in Radio... +

Benztown has released its third annual Benztown 50 list, the radio industry's exclusive listing of the top 50 voiceover artists in the U.S. and Canada. Benztown enlisted P1 Media Group to compile and analyze industry data that was the foundation for ...

 2017-02-23 18:21 

Radio Online

WKHX's Cadillac Jack Recovering From Heart Attack... +

RADIO ONLINE is happy to report that Atlanta's WKHX-FM (Kicks 101.5) morning host Cadillac Jack is resting comfortably after surgery to install three stents to clear a blockage to one side of his heart. His wife, Donna, reported: 'Caddy was swimmi...

 2017-02-23 18:21 

Radio Online

Podcast Hosts Ask Their Listeners to ''Try A Pod''... +

For the first time, podcast publishers have joined forces to introduce new audiences to the medium. During the month of March, the hosts of hundreds of shows including 'Stuff You Should Know,' 'Planet Money,' 'Missing Richard Simmons,&...

 2017-02-23 18:21 

Radio Online

Entravision Joins Interactive Advertising Bureau... +

Entravision Communications Corporation has become a member of the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) trade association. As a member of the IAB, Entravision will offer its guidance and expertise as a leader in the media industry. By joining IAB, Entravi...

 2017-02-23 18:19 

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Research Director, Inc.: Exclusive January PPM Analysis For Detroit, Miami, Seattle, Phoenix And Minneapolis... +

So far, the story line has been about the success of News and News/Talk outlets and the “re-set” of markets with the departure of the man in the big red suit. The Ratings Experts … ...

 2017-02-23 17:42 

Radio Times

Who's on The One Show tonight?... +

Find out which big names will be chatting on the BBC sofa......

 2017-02-23 17:40 

Radio Times

Six Nations 2017 fixture list and TV schedule... +

Dates, kick-off times and live TV coverage for every match of the 2017 Six Nations rugby championship...

 2017-02-23 17:38 

RadioInk

4 New Podcasts For Westwood One... +

Westwood One has announced new podcast partnerships with NBC Sports Radios The Leisuremen, personalities Paul Pabst and Andrew Perloff; political website The Daily Wire, featuring two podcasts from Ben Shapiro and Andrew Klavan; and Entrepreneurs En Vogue...

 2017-02-23 17:29 

RadioInk

Univision, Nielsen Audio Sign Extension... +

Univision has signed a multi-year extension on their agreement with Nielsen Audio. The renewal covers all of Univision's 64 owned and operated stations in 16 markets, which include the top 10 U.S. Hispanic markets, with an audience reach of more than 16.1...

 2017-02-23 17:25 

AllAccess.com

WQLZ/Springfield PD Wes Styles Proposes At RadioContraband Convention... +

MID-WEST FAMILY BROADCASTING Active Rock WQLZ/SPRINGFIELD, IL PD/mornings WES STYLES has "put a ring on it." Three months after arriving in SPRINGFIELD, he met LACEY … ...

 2017-02-23 16:53 

AllAccess.com

FCC Approves Loosening Of Translator Siting For AM Rebroadcasts... +

The FCC has adopted an additional order in the AM Revitalization docket, this one relaxing the siting rules for FM translators rebroadcasting AM radio stations, loosening the standard from … ...

 2017-02-23 16:52 

AllAccess.com

Westwood One Adds Four Podcasts To Its Portfolio... +

WESTWOOD ONE has added four podcasts to its lineup for its podcast content vertical and advertising representation. Added to the roster are "THE LEISUREMEN" with DAN … ...

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