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Radio & Streaming Media News for Thursday 06-26-2009


Radio Headlines:

  • Global ad spend revised down again: WPP study reuters
  • XM Satellite Radio Prices Offering of Senior Secured Notes due 2013 yahoo
  • Arbitron Adds TV Measurement in PPM radio magazine
  • Microsoft’s Steve Ballmer: Traditional media will not bounce back guardian
  • Rosie O’Donnell to host satellite radio show yahoo
  • Casey Kasem’s final countdown la times
  • Entercom/Portland Elevates Hubert to Market Mgr. radio online
  • Drew Comes Back to the Mornings tv 20 detroit
  • Norsan to Flip WGSP/Charlotte to Spanish News/Talk radio online
  • Randi Rhodes Returns to Phoenix Airwave phoenix new times
  • Radio Personality Irv Homer Dies After Collapsing On-Stage kyw
  • Radio Host Is Arrested in Threats on 3 Judges ny times
  • National Radio Hall of Fame Announces 2009 Nominees radio magazine
  • Boulder’s Triple A radio conference saved colorado daily
  • IRS seizes some of Birmingham radio station WAYE 1220’s payroll al.com
  • Glick to Keynote 2009 NAB Radio Show Luncheon radio magazine
  • New York City DJ Pete Fornatele to speak about Woodstock poughkeepsie journal
  • Is It Time For AM Radio To Go Dark? infinite dial
  • Nielsen Study: Teens Still Rely Primarily on Traditional Media editor and publisher
  • Launch Preparations for SIRIUS FM-5 Continue at Baikonur space fellowship
  • BBC to sack TV and radio hosts that breach new swearing guidelines mirror
  • The Local Radio Company closes Mix 107 mediaweek uk
  • Australian radio service Stripe shuts down yahoo
  • 2GB still on top in Sydney mumbrella

Radio News US:

Business & Financial

  • Global ad spend revised down again: WPP study reuters
  • WPP downgrades 2009 ad forecast radio business report
  • CBS Chief Moonves hit with a 76% pay cut in 2008 crain’s new york
  • Updated: Arbitron to Launch TV Metric mediaweek
  • Arbitron Adds TV Measurement in PPM radio magazine
  • The Bruised State of Traditional Radio Stocks… digital news
  • Microsoft’s Steve Ballmer: Traditional media will not bounce back guardian
  • Fox News set for best year yet Viewership solid as rivals take post-election hits the hollywood reporter
  • Sun-Times fights to not cash out Parent company seeks buyer to provide needed capital as it struggles in bankruptcy chicago tribune
  • Ford shifts advertising into overdrive. inside radio
  • Univision Renews Cox Deal, Brushes Off PPM media daily news
  • XM Satellite Radio Prices Offering of Senior Secured Notes due 2013 yahoo
  • Sirius Bears Have Little Left to Lean On seeking alpha
  • Sirius XM Makes New Friends the street
  • Sirius XM Close To Pricing Notes; Price Talk 12.75%-13% barrons
  • Volkswagen Launches Introductory Trial of SIRIUS on Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles automotive
  • Online Music Sales Will Top CD Sales By 2012 audio4cast
  • MTV Layoffs A ‘Creative’ Decision billboard

Programming, Changes & Ratings

  • Rosie O’Donnell to host satellite radio show. Former talk show host Rosie O’Donnell to host satellite radio show yahoo
  • Pop & Hiss The L.A. Times music blog. Casey Kasem’s final countdown la times
  • Kasem to Retire From ”American Top 40” Spin-Offs radio online
  • Entercom/Portland Elevates Hubert to Market Mgr. radio online
  • KSWD “The Sound” brings back KMET in LA radio business report
  • Drew Comes Back to the Mornings tv 20 detroit
  • Norsan to Flip WGSP/Charlotte to Spanish News/Talk radio online
  • Spanish-language TSJ News hopes adding radio boosts profitability cincinnati business courier
  • Randi Rhodes Returns to Phoenix Airwaves as 1480 AM Reverts Back to Progressive Radio phoenix new times
  • Backwoods Radio Makes Smooth Transition To News Talk WVGA 105.9 FM In Valdosta, GA pr urgent
  • Sounds of summer: WGVU radio show explores history of summer vacation holland sentinel
  • Bricolage’s Midnight Radio tunes in to nostalgic medium pittsburgh live
  • Neil Rogers Leaves WQAM Miami radio insight
  • Veteran Talker Rogers Exits Middays at WQAM/Miami best talk radio news
  • Local radio station tuned in to the foothills KAHI launches noon local news program auburn journal
  • K-State signs Topeka radio deal Cumulus stations in Topeka to broadcast major KSU sports through 2011 cj onoine
  • Radio stations threaten to switch to talk, shut down wkow tv madison

News & PR

  • Radio Personality Irv Homer Dies After Collapsing On-Stage kyw
  • Hal Turner, Internet Radio Host, Arrested For Inciting Violence Against Public Officials…Again huffington post
  • Radio Host Is Arrested in Threats on 3 Judges ny times
  • National Radio Hall of Fame Announces 2009 Nominees radio magazine
  • Artie Lange “talks smack” and dead dads with Jason Ellis howard stern examiner
  • It’s time for Cruisin’ Downriver detroit freepress
  • T.O. radio station moving main operations to Irvine area ventura county star
  • Radio Station Moving to Irvine orange county business journal
  • Boulder’s Triple A radio conference saved New sponsor steps up after longtime organizer folds colorado daily
  • Proclamation Presented to D.C. Area On-Air Personality (Patrick Ellis) washington informer
  • IRS seizes some of Birmingham radio station WAYE 1220’s payroll because of taxes owed; new checks going to employees al.com
  • Glick to Keynote 2009 NAB Radio Show Luncheon radio magazine
  • While remembering Ed McMahon, recalling Kenneth Roberts’ classic voice as well ny daily news
  • Bethel Woods presents FM radio DJ Pete Fornatale on July 21 DJ promotes new book about Woodstock times herald record
  • New York City DJ Pete Fornatele to speak about Woodstock at Bethel Woods poughkeepsie journal
  • Dolcefino gets award. Lunch? Maybe san diego radio
  • Tribute Jim Gammon, ‘a Kansas City voice’ heard on WHB, KCMO, KMBC, WDAF kansas city
  • Radio pioneer Bert Bank also a true patriot montgomery advertiser
  • South Florida’s leading radio station, HOT 105 to Salute Caribbean American Nationals for Caribbean American Heritage Month south florida caribbean news
  • Heat hurts power at Radio Kansas. Radio Kansas /KHCC-FM was running at two-thirds its power Wednesday because of difficulties with one of its air-conditioning units hutch news
  • COVER- Limbaugh, Hannity… Schilling? Is the former councilor the next radio talk star? the hook
  • WRXP’s Matt Pinfield has candid talk about his alcoholism addiction examiner ny
  • Former Seton Hall basketball star Luther Wright has conquered drug addiction, co-hosts radio show nj.com

OP/ED, Political & Feature

FCC & Legal

Public, Educational & Religious

  • The Dean of Chicago Broadcast Journalism: John Callaway 1936-2009 chicago daily observer
  • KRCB receives NEA grant to promote reading press democrat
  • Tech radio station set to reach more listeners After two years of work and about $156,000 in donations, a new signal will allow WUVT listeners to get a clear signal into most of Giles and Pulaski counties and the town of Floyd. roanoke times
  • Radio station donations manager sells in West End washington dc blockshopper
  • With new antenna, WMAB signal clears up the dispatch
  • New Radio Drama Release Disproves Popular Darwinist Myths earned media
  • Christian station celebrates first year on the air kd miner
  • Local radio station offers ‘encouraging’ music, programming kansas state collegian

Streaming & Tech

  • Internet radio’s plethora of options north county times
  • Want DJs’ tweets? Here’s a sample arizona starnet
  • Google Opens AdSense For Mobile Applications information week
  • What Teens Want: How Teens Use Media billboard
  • Nielsen Study: Teens Still Rely Primarily on Traditional Media editor and publisher
  • Tweeters” almost twice as likely to listen to Net radio as others online rain
  • Launch Preparations for SIRIUS FM-5 Continue at Baikonur space fellowship
  • iPhone 3GS teardown: Apple’s cost $179, added FM tuner seattle times
  • HD Radio Alliance Begins Summer 2009 Ad Campaign radio magazine
  • Wall Street Journal: Goode On HD radio 2020
  • Pirate Bay Founders Sent Summons Via Twitter billboard
  • Pirate Bay judge cleared of bias by Swedish appeal court register
  • AP Issues Strict Facebook, Twitter Guidelines to Staff wired
  • Study: Twitter users buy more music than average ‘Net users ars technica
  • Twitter Is Helping the Music Industry beet crave
  • Ringing up cash: ASCAP suing AT&T for ringtone “performance” ars technica
  • WSJ publisher calls Google ‘digital vampire’ crain’s new york
  • Google tests program for mobile ads mercury news

Radio News International:

Britain/Europe

  • BBC to sack TV and radio hosts that breach new swearing guidelines mirror
  • The Local Radio Company closes Mix 107. The Local Radio Company is to close its High Wycombe-based station Mix 107 on 1 July and hand the licence back to Ofcom. mediaweek
  • BBC fails to account for hidden expenses times
  • Deadline extended for Radio Advertising Awards mediaweek
  • Ramsgate academy to turn on, tune in and rock out this is kent
  • Russell Grant to rock Glastonbury! response source
  • Unsigned musicians star on new UK radio station yahoo
  • TLRC closes Mix 107 FM down radio today
  • Kerrang! informs listeners first radio today
  • DAB on test at the Festival radio today
  • Royal Mail signs with Capital FM radio today
  • Steve Martin heads to Africa radio today
  • Persian radio in Holland gives Iranians news yahoo

Canada

  • CFRB Gives Away Trash Pick-up cnw
  • SIRIUS Announces “Face The Music Tour” broadcaster

Asia/Africa/Oceania/Americas

  • Australian radio service Stripe shuts down yahoo
  • Report seeks flexibility in radio disclosure rules the age au
  • WAN cuts 9% of staff business speculator
  • 2GB still on top in Sydney, but radio lead changes in Brisbane and Melbourne mumbrella
  • Astro to infuse Rs 1 bn for stake hike in Sun TV’s radio subsidiary indian television
  • Big FM to spend 45% marketing budget on street level marketing exchange4media
  • “I feel good!” – RJ Mihir Joshi radio and music
  • Closure Of Opposition Radio Station Draws Protests nasdq
  • Chávez’s bugbear economist

Trades

All Access  

  • Exclusive PPM Analysis: Philly, D.C. And Beantown
  • Les Moonves Takes A 76% Pay Cut
  • National Radio Hall of Fame Announces 2009 Nominees
  • Judge In Pirate Bay Trial Found ‘Not Biased’
  • Report: IRS Hits WAYE Accounts With Lien
  • Davidson Sells WFNO/New Orleans
  • WRXP Adds Overnight Show
  • Rosie O’Donnell To Host Show On Sirius
  • KQED Boss Announces 2010 Retirement
  • Google Ads Coming To An iPhone Near You
  • Forty Years Later, The Focus Is On Woodstock Again
  • Australia’s Stripe Folds
  • Alexis Glick To Keynote NAB Luncheon
  • Regional Reps Ink Deal With Mountain Wireless
  • Maine Trio Norris Taking Summer Off From ‘All Things Considered’
  • Star 105.1 Pays A Listener $1,000
  • Z100 Becomes Dawson McAllister’s 100th Affiliate
  • Chicago, K.C. And Anchorage Go Blue Collar
  • K.C. Voice Jim Gammon Dead At 82
  • Anne Roberts Nelson Dies; Climbed CBS Ladder For 64 Year Career
  • Chuck Thagard’s Brother Passes

Radio Ink

  • More Lawmakers Sign On Against Radio Royalties
  • Hubert Heads Up Entercom/Portland
  • WYCD Urges GM: ‘Make It In Michigan’
  • Charlotte Gets Full-Time Spanish News/Talker
  • Bayliss To Host Online Auction
  • ’09 Congressional Families PSAs Roll Out
  • RASS Syndicates Smokin Bluz
  • Univision Projects Lesser Revenue Dip In Q1
  • New CBS CFO: More Cost Cuts Coming
  • Midwest Signs On With WideOrbit
  • Zients Resigns From Sirius XM Board
  • Arbitron Rolls Out PPM-Based ARB-TV
  • WSJ Looks At HD Radio

FMQB

  • HD Radio Alliance Launches New Marketing Campaign
  • Study: Twitter Users Also Music Buyers
  • Woodstock celebrates 40th anniversary
  • What will Howard Stern do next?
  • Harker Research: What is Arbitron hiding?
  • Thomas-Rasset could be protected from RIAA fees via bankruptcy

Inside Radio

  • Radio gains royalty fight momentum.
  • Rosie O’Donnell gets morning show.
  • 2010 could be worse.
  • Ford shifts advertising into overdrive.
  • MRC member: Leave it to us.
  • Arbitron says New York data checks out.
  • Charlotte to get Spanish talk.
  • HD Radio demand said to be “growing.”
  • Philly’s WIP adds FM.
  • Obama recruits from Sirius XM.
  • Civil suit follows Cleveland criminal charges.

Radio Business Report

  • 237 support Local Radio Freedom
  • Labels facing backlash from big court win?
  • Thumbs up for the MRC
  • KSWD “The Sound” brings back KMET in LA
  • Watchdog backs performance royalty
  • Off-year election draws cash to VA
  • “Drew & Mike” returns to WRIF
  • Volkswagen launches SIRIUS on pre-owned vehicles
  • Sirius on the launching pad
  • Obama/ABC and Congress, behind the scenes
  • CBS announces 2009-2010 premiere dates
  • Video competition is a tangled web

Radio Online

  • Entercom/Portland Elevates Hubert to Market Mgr.
  • Kasem to Retire From ”American Top 40” Spin-Offs
  • Longtime CC Senior VP/Programming Sledge to Exit
  • Norsan to Flip WGSP/Charlotte to Spanish News/Talk
  • Veteran PD Sebastian Joins Madison Country Duo
  • RASS Brings ”Smokin Bluz” to National Syndication
  • House Opposition to Airplay Royalties Climbs to 237
  • Regional Reps Adds Augusta-Waterville ME Group
  • JVC Earns Consumer Digest Award for HD Receiver
  • KSWD (The Sound)/Los Angeles Brings Back KMET
  • Univision Projects Low Single Digit Q2 Revenue Dip
  • Stern Says Absence From App is a ”Rights Thing”
  • Greater Media Returns Drew Lane to WRIF/Detroit
  • WLS Political Talker Dan Proft to Run for Governor
  • Arbitron Debuts ARB-TV Suite of Video Measurement

NTS Aircheck

  • Talk Radio Needs More Press Like This!
  • JT “The Brick” Joins Troop-A-Thon Supporters
  • Talk Media News Notes

Urbaninsite

  • Insite – Chris Brown Back in Hollywood Studio
  • Arbitron – Milwaukee
  • Airchecks – B96 Chicago J Nice And Julian
  • News – MOJO 100.3 Awesome Weekend in Cincinnati
  • News – Michael Baisden Show Hits Jamaica

All About Country

  • It’s Hogs & Frogs For Froggy 103.7
  • Republic/Nashville Names 3 Regionals
  • Chuck Thagard’s Brother Don Passes
  • Key West Florida’s New Country Format Needs Service
  • See Taylor Swift In The Big D
  • Ride for a Cure and Little Big Town Raise Money for the T.J. Martell Foundation
  • Benefit At Bluebird Café WMG’s Gina Hilburn
  • Songwriter/Musician Tim Krekel Dies
  • WPKX Gets 6% Increase From Last Year In St. Jude Radiothon
  • Host of KUPL’s Morning Show Honored With Veteran Award
  • Heidi Newfield Highlighted On People.com
  • Jeff Hunt Exits WSJR
  • Kellie Pickler Contest On Amazon.com
  • KRBL Classic Country In Lubbock Sold
  • Rucker Makes ‘The View’ From The Top ‘Alight’
  • Charlie Daniels and The Spirit of America Tour
  • Taillight Produces CMT’s Highest-Rated Show of the Year with 2009 CMT Music Awards
  • More and More Join Anti-royalty Roster
  • Spring Phase II Numbers Today
  • Jason Aldean’s Wide Open Goes Gold
  • Joe Nichols Part Of Songwriters HOF Awards
  • New Duo: Hank Williams Jr & Jimmy Fallon
  • CMT Music Awards Spur Digital Album/Track Sales
  • Alan Sledge Has Resigned From Clear Channel
  • John Sebastian Leads Q106/Madison
  • Rhonda Towns Hit The High Country – KAFF/Flagstaff
  • Stoney Creek Records Gets Shelley Hargis
  • New WKIS/Miami Morning Show Begins
  • Toby Kicks Off His Tour With Ocean County’s Thunder 98.5
  • Bayliss Foundation Auctioning Off Used Broadcast Equipment
  • WYCD/Detroit Gathers Listeners To Petition GM
  • Montgomery Gentry Now Officially Opry Members
  • Toby Keith Announces His First European Tour
  • Johnny Cash Is Dead And His House Burned Down
  • Weslea Departs B92.5/Rochester
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Radio & Streaming Media News for Friday & the Weekend of 08-19-2009


On Holiday. Radio NX will return Wednesday afternoon. Thanks for your patience.

Radio Headlines:

Radio News US:

Business & Financial

  • Sony shareholders approve new management businessweek
  • Furman Roth Unveils Radio Group. Furman Roth Advertising launched Thursday (June 18) Roth Radio Group, a marketing and communications company dedicated exclusively to developing radio advertising strategies and solutions for clients. mediaweek
  • Traders Target Sirius XM Radio’s January 2010 2.50 Call schaeffers investment research
  • Sirius XM: Gimme Credit Upgrades Rating To Stable barrons
  • UGA inks blockbuster media deal atlanta business chronicle
  • Audessence Appoints Independent Audio Exclusive US Distributor radio magazine
  • NBC Taps Microsoft For Ad-Sales System wall street journal
  • Radio’s Q3 Sales Decline 13.9% Says CBS broadcaster canada

Programming, Changes & Ratings

  • Cubs not helping WGN. ARBITRON | Ratings numbers reveal radio broadcasts down chicago sun times
  • Cumulus Broadcasting fires head of Fayetteville stations fayetteville observer
  • WTKK adds Philly’s Michael Smerconish to Sunday lineup boston herald
  • Entercom Ups Jim Rushton to VP/Sports Sales radio online
  • Moby In The Morning Signs With RASS radio ink
  • KMET’s `Little bit of heaven, 94.7,’ will return for a day. On July 10, 100.3 The Sound will re-create KMET for one day, using as many original Mighty Met personalities as possible. long beach press telegram
  • XX to take a Hacksaw to morning show. Lee Hamilton is coming back to XX Sports Radio. sign on san diego
  • America’s Morning News Is On The Air radio ink
  • L.A. Radio Station Broadcasts Full-Time In Farsi npr
  • Interactive Japanese radio show premiering on Monday. The Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii will start a new weekly talk-story community forum that will air on Radio Station KZOO (1210 AM). honolulu advertiser
  • Brian Tillotson of Virtus Wealth Management Announces New Radio Talk-Show: ‘Your Money, Your Retirement’ yahoo
  • Chargers, Clear Channel sign two-year extension chargers.com

News & PR

  • Walter Cronkite Gravely Ill mediabistro
  • Cronkite’s Assistant Denies Rumors Of Grave Illness mystateline.com
  • Reports: Walter Cronkite ailing ew
  • Report: CBS Newsman Walter Cronkite Very Ill la times
  • KFI reporter hits the streets with Tijuana police oc register
  • Lindsay Lohan and Ryan Seacrest Spend the Night Together hollywood scoop
  • Black radio in Pittsburgh…Search for identity and profits new pittsburgh courier
  • The reason why Bubba wasn’t in today….. Bubba the Love Sponge has guns stolen out of car best talk radio news
  • KUNC-FM improves coverage coloradoan
  • WLHT’s Kim Carson has colon cancer; she says diagnosis comes at height of her career mlive
  • WBBM-AM news radio temporarily loses power daily herald
  • Broadcast company to investigate radiation levels by Floyd tower. FCC also investigating complaints, taking health concerns seriously utica od
  • ‘Black Friday’ at The Ranch, 92.3 FM bandera county courier
  • Celebrating FM flip. Celebrating its flip to FM, 100.5 KRUZ flipped pancakes for its listeners Friday and raised a little cash for East Peterborough Lions Club yesterday morning. peterborough examiner
  • Bad blood at ‘PRO. The ongoing Hatefest at Salty’s Joint has hit the Urinal, with an absolutely ridiculous story alleging that veteran Rhode Island radio hand, Ron St. Pierre, inadvertently “assaulted” John “The Journalist” DePetro with an 8×11″ sheet of paper loaded with a dangerous metal staple. boston phoenix
  • WP in Conspiracy with Local Radio? talking points memo
  • Howard Stern weighs in on Billy Joel’s divorce from Katie Lee (video) howard stern examiner
  • EdwardDroste thanks his “childhood radio station” @WFNX for adding Grizzly Bear boston phoenix
  • Grupo Gallegos Punctuates Winning Streak with 2009 Radio Mercury Award yahoo
  • Al Pacino impersonator off air cape cod times
  • Unity Day Cancellation a Bad Sign for WDAS Philadelphia? urban radio nation
  • Ed Christian to Receive National Radio Award radio magazine
  • Saga’s Ed Christian To Receive National Radio Award radio online
  • A radio commercial so annoying, it makes news seattle radio examiner
  • Behind the scenes at WXPR: how news gets made news of the north
  • Bayliss Foundation Institutes Broadcast Equipment Auction radio world
  • To his biographer, Scully the voice of perfection journal sentinel
  • St. Joseph Radio Station Tower Collapse: Pictures fox4kc
  • Local radio station gives away tickets to Jonas Brothers at Cowboys Stadium kxii
  • Authority questions radio ad. Hahn: Black Crow Media is not sponsoring annual fireworks display valdosta daily times
  • Leading Radio Marketing Company CRN International Wins TV Marketing Award pr newswire
  • The men behind the mic. Radio broadcast team provides personality, insight during games azstarnet

OP/ED, Political & Feature

FCC & Legal

  • Court orders Jammie Thomas to pay RIAA $1.92 million cnet
  • US record industry wins $1.92m from file sharer. Even RIAA ’embarrassed’ by $80,000 per song verdict register
  • Woman has to pay $100,000 for each illegal download couriermail
  • Jury: Brainerd woman owes record firms $1.92 million star tribune
  • RIAA Loses Minneapolis File Sharing Case inside music media
  • Senate OKs Web Radio Royalty Debate Extension yahoo tech
  • Webcasters Settlement Act Set for Obama’s Signature radio online
  • Senate passes Webcaster Settlement Act of 2009 rain
  • Radio Stations Say Bill Could Put Them Out of Business Measure would require stations to pay artists for their music nbc dfw
  • Greater Media Coordinates Anti-Royalties Efforts radio ink
  • Forward-looking musicians pan Performance Rights Act radio business report
  • A New Website For Anti-Performance Tax Proponents… mel phillips
  • Senate Commerce Approves Genachowski, McDowell Nominations broadcasting and cable
  • US Senate Panel OKs FCC Chair Nominee easy bourse
  • Senate panel approves FCC nominee reuters
  • Copps Wants Inquiry Into Deals Between Handset Manufacturers, Wireless Carriers broadcasting and cable
  • FCC Should Restrict Exclusive Handset Deals pc world
  • FCC to probe exclusive mobile handset deals industry standard
  • FCC Turns 75 broadcasting and cable
  • FCC Daily Digest FCC

Public, Educational & Religious

  • Colorado Public Radio cuts salaries denver business journal
  • Radio station’s pay cut takes effect July 1 denver post
  • Paul Slavens Has ‘High Hopes’ for KERA’s Music Station nbc dfw
  • KERA’s Multimedia Project “Living with the Trinity” Launches with Web site, Radio Series dbusiness news
  • WBAI at the turning point after political infighting the villager
  • Fans will savor peek at folksy raconteur. Garrison Keillor: The Man on the Radio in the Red Shoes columbus dispatch
  • KTXT-FM returns to air with different format daily toreador
  • End Taxpayer Funding of Public TV & Radio Now florida today
  • Blue Wave radio station resurrected at high school. Station founder’s son mirrors his dad’s 1978 efforts riverhead news review
  • LCCC radio program ‘echoes’ host’s beliefs the telegraph

Streaming & Tech

  • “Twitter Revolution” in Iran aided by old media — TV, radio reuters
  • Sirius XM Extends Itself Globally seeking alpha
  • Next up, the dedicated Howard Stern app hear 2.0
  • “User-Controlled Radio” Launches in San Francisco egear
  • CBS Preps First User-Controlled Radio Program meidapost
  • CBS Preps User-Controlled Radio. Listeners can control playlists — and vote to have songs they dislike instantly pulled from the air adweek
  • French Company Will Measure Internet Radio audio4cast
  • Researchers conclude piracy not stifling content creation ars technica
  • Songbird 1.2 Integrates into iTunes and iPods lifehacker
  • Songbird releases iPhone Sync Workaround readwritestart
  • Singing in the Car Along With Your Personal Radio Station ny times
  • Timeline of Wireless Technology techtree
  • Emergency Alert Improvements In Works For HD Radio Standard twice
  • Engineers duel over IBOC power boost radio business report
  • MySpace, Facebook, Twitter to chat at Cannes Lions business standard
  • Google’s Anti-Malvertising.com Fights Off Bad Ads information week
  • Broadcasters Association Unveils New Name. The Online Broadcasters Association has announced a change in the name of their organization. online broadcasters association
  • Italian Piracy Operators Forfeit $3.3 Million billboard

Radio News International:

Britain/Europe

  • Capital FM promotes Royal Mail “Simply Drop” campaign brand republic
  • Capital FM promotes Royal Mail “Simply Drop” campaign mediaweek uk
  • Ex-Radio 2 DJ denies child porn. A former Radio 2 DJ has pleaded not guilty to a child pornography charge. bbc
  • Digital radio plan sparks debate bbc
  • The great FM radio switch-off: Don’t Panic! The media’s media dept got Carter completely wrong register
  • Media Talk: Digital Britain. The panel dissect the long-awaited Digital Britain report: a blueprint for the future, or a 21st century fudge? guardian
  • Ofcom Awards 4 new community radio licences in Kent & Sussex public technology
  • Radio review. A radio institution returned last night minus a key ingredient: I’m Sorry I Haven’t A Clue (Radio 4) is now Humph-less. guardian
  • Mid-Cheshire College students star on Cheshire FM airwaves mid cheshire chronicle
  • Better BBC iPlayer – for radio james cridland
  • New jingles for Classic FM radio today
  • GMG welcomes Digital Britain radio today
  • Celador wants Edinburgh licence radio today
  • More community radio in the SE radio today

Canada

  • Vancouver’s newest radio station tests equipment ahead of official launch on July 1. vancouver sun
  • Radio’s Q3 Sales Decline 13.9% Says CBS broadcaster
  • The CHUM Sign Returns torontoist
  • IceDogs find new partner for radio broadcasts the standard

Asia/Africa/Oceania

  • U.S., Britain both fund broadcasts in Iran. BBC Persian and VOA’s Persian News Network deny Tehran’s accusations of bias and meddling. la times
  • Choice FM under attack joy online
  • RAM Rambling: Unique week for Radio Mirchi: number one in all four RAM markets exchange4media
  • Why Silozi Radio Service? As a regular listener of the NBC’s Silozi Radio Service, I have realised that many other listeners share my opinion of the service’s use of Silozi as the only language. the nambian

Trades

All Access

  • Sony Shareholders Approve New Management
  • Net Rules, Radio Trails As News Source In Zogby Poll
  • Reports Say Cronkite ‘Gravely Ill’
  • Chris Brown Denied Delay In Assault Hearing
  • More Sliwa-Gotti Fireworks
  • Indiana FM, Nebraska CP Sold
  • Management Change At Cumulus/Fayetteville, NC
  • Colorado Public Radio Cuts Salaries
  • Tom Kent Grabs More Airtime In Boston, Charleston And Panama City
  • Chargers Re-Up With Rock 105.3
  • Niagara Ice Dogs On The River
  • OBA Rebrands As DBA
  • Crank Ent. Debuts, Announces Alliance With Rogue Island Ent.
  • Rodeo Star Suzanne Alexander… Well Not Really
  • Mike Taylor Renews At San Antonio’s Ticket
  • Hacksaw To Fill In At XX1090
  • Hot 107.9 AM Show Wishes Whole Building A Happy Birthday
  • ‘Off The Record’ To Feature The Doors For July 4th
  • ‘Michael Bernz’ Cipriani Dead At 58

Radio Ink

  • Greater Media Coordinates Anti-Royalties Efforts
  • Rivera: New FCC Is Up To Challenges
  • Commerce Approves Genachowski, McDowell Nominations
  • Senate Passes Webcaster Settlement Act
  • Ed Christian To Receive National Radio Award
  • America’s Morning News Is On The Air
  • RAB To Work With VCU Brandcenter; Radio-Mercury Prizes Double For 2010
  • Jelli Goes On The Air At Live 105/San Jose
  • Labels Win Again In File-Sharing Case
  • Sirius XM Is On The iPhone
  • iBiquity, Partners Developing EAS For HD Radio
  • Moby In The Morning Signs With RASS
  • Lotus Signs Up With Marketron

FMQB

  • Sirius XM iPhone App Debuts
  • Richards Group Wins Radio Mercury Award
  • Webcaster Settlement Act passes Senate
  • NAB to honor Saga’s Ed Christian
  • Three legends to enter National Radio Hall of Fame posthumously
  • Performance royalty rocks Congress
  • RIAA-Jammie Thomas trial resumes
  • Smaller is better at radio

Inside Radio

  • Radio, advertisers fight ad tax.
  • Julius Genachowski closer to FCC.
  • Petitioning listeners to join royalty fight.
  • Stern fans outraged.
  • Ed Christian receives radio’s top honor.
  • It’s the FCC’s 75th birthday.
  • Senate clears webcasting bill.
  • Woman ordered to pay labels $1.92 million.
  • Pew: Two-thirds of U.S. has broadband.
  • April PPM – CHR & Rhythmic CHR

Radio Business Report

  • Engineers duel over IBOC power boost
  • Forward-looking musicians pan Performance Rights Act
  • Sirius XM raising rates
  • NAB to honor Ed Christian
  • RASS adds Moby in the Morning to client roster
  • TRN-E launches America’s Morning News with George H.W. Bush
  • Westwood One taps Thomas Weisel for second round?
  • Broadcaster says FCC should quit using Arbitron
  • PRA shot down in the press
  • 103.3 ESPN and Dallas Mavericks re-up for four
  • Financial maneuvering by Lincoln Financial Group
  • Air America Launches in D.C.
  • Pattiz to continue as Chairman at Westwood
  • Reorg and staff cuts at RAB
  • Oaktree expands in radio again

Radio Online

  • Panel Approves Genachowski as New FCC Chairman
  • Report: Legendary Walter Cronkite is Near Death
  • Webcasters Settlement Act Set for Obama’s Signature
  • Chargers Extend Radio Deal with CC/San Diego
  • Entercom Ups Jim Rushton to VP/Sports Sales
  • Saga’s Ed Christian To Receive National Radio Award
  • HelpSaveRadio.org Unveiled to Oppose Airplay Tax
  • TRN-E Launches ”America’s Morning News” Program
  • Sirius XM Radio Now Available in Apple App Store
  • Metro’s Schuck Named President of NY Press Club
  • Motel 6 Spot Wins Top Prize at Radio Mercury Awards
  • SpectraRep, iBiquity, Sage Team to Develop HD EAS
  • Jelli Unveils 100% User-Controlled Radio, Signs KITS
  • SJN Adds Garrison’s ”Chill Out Tonight” to Overnights
  • Radio Hall Of Fame Names ’09 Posthumous Inductees
  • KESN-AM/Dallas, Mavericks ink 4-Year Extension

NTS Aircheck

  • NTS MediaOnline Weekly Edition
  • Thumbs Up For Genachowski
  • Talk Radio Job Hook-Ups Are Popular
  • Melanie Morgan Back On KSFO
  • Talk Media News Notes

Urbaninsite

  • Insite – NEW iPhone 3G S & All Features Out June 19th 2009
  • Jobs, Productions – Drewsean Williams Production Assistant Available
  • News – Senate OKs Web Radio Royalty Debate Extension
  • Arbitron – PPM 6+ Washington DC, Detroit, Atlanta

All About Country

  • Genachowski Nomination Moves Forward
  • Jason Michael Carroll’s New Song Tugs At Family Heartstrings
  • Overheard In The AllAboutCountry Vent Section
  • GAC’s Taylor On The Set Premieres Saturday
  • Greater Media Takes Opposition To Performance Tax Online
  • Kellie Picker Gets OK! Magazine Spread
  • Fresno Gets A $5 Kiss Concert Series
  • Record Labels Beat Jammie Thomas-Rasset Again!
  • Montgomery Gentry Host 4th Of July Radio Special
  • Alan Jackson Gets His Star
  • Aaron Tippin Honored By Daughters Of The American Revolution
  • National Radio Award Given To Saga’s Ed Christian
  • Shape Magazine Turns To COUNTRY’s Angels
  • Soundscan Sez: Wider Exposure & Touring Sells Albums
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Radio & Streaming Media News for Thursday 06-18-2009


Radio Headlines:

  • Media sector mergers seen few and far between reuters
  • KLSX-FM climbs in the ratings after dumping talk format la times
  • WLTW increases lead in May Arbritron ratings ny media examiner
  • SLIWA CLAIMS GOTTI THREATENED HIM IN COURT ny post
  • Bubba the Love Sponge has guns stolen out of car tampa bay online
  • The Richards Group Wins Mercury for Best Radio Spot mediaweek
  • The murder of Alan Berg in Denver: 25 years later denver post
  • Signals for radio’s future are anything but clear denver post
  • KTXT Back in Business my fox lubbock
  • Yoshi’s fights to keep jazz station KCSM alive san jose mercury news
  • CBS Launches User-Controlled Radio mediaweek
  • Incoming FCC Chairman: No Censorship big hollywood
  • Sirius XM iPhone App Launches Without Howard Stern yahoo
  • Sirius XM’s latest blunder: Its iPhone app cnet
  • Web beats TV, radio as preferred news source msnbc
  • Web sports radio backer now a fugitive chicago tribune
  • Signals for radio’s future are anything but clear denver post
  • FM and AM Radio Could be Gone by 2015 i4unews
  • CN Group sells off radio stations evening mail
  • Quebec radio contest did not breach code, CBSC says cartt
  • ABC radio let me down – fire survivor adelaide now

Radio News US: Business & Financial

  • Media sector mergers seen few and far between reuters
  • Sirius XM raising rates radio business report
  • Music’s Sales Slide Won’t Skip a Beat. eMarketer projects that digital formats will mitigate, but not reverse, losses in the near term adweek
  • AP To Lower Member Fees Again, Targets Online Customers media daily news
  • News Corp May Dissolve Fox Interactive, Fire 300 More silicon valley insider

Programming, Changes & Ratings

  • KLSX-FM climbs in the ratings after dumping talk format. KIIS-FM keeps No. 1, but L.A. radio listeners seem to like Lady Gaga and her friends better than Carolla, Bonaduce and Leykis. la times
  • WLTW increases lead in May Arbritron ratings ny media examiner
  • Radio changes. There is some tinkering going on with KMJ (FM 105.9). These are the first changes for the local radio station since it launched the FM talk format in late March. fresno bee
  • It’s a 2-for-1 ‘Ticket’ with FM simulcast toledo blade
  • Has Q105 become a Christian radio station? Mason Dixon goes all Jesus-gab on us creative loafing
  • New radio network offers unique blend of talk radio deseret news
  • KM’s Neisler running WGNC cleveland county star
  • WHYY to close Del. TV news show philly.com
  • Arbitron: PPM Dallas-Fort Worth New York Chicago Philadelphia Houston Los Angeles San Francisco San Jose Nassau Middlesex Riverside-San Bernadino radio daily news

News & PR

  • SLIWA CLAIMS GOTTI THREATENED HIM IN COURT ny post
  • Bubba the Love Sponge has guns stolen out of car tampa bay online
  • The Richards Group Wins Mercury for Best Radio Spot mediaweek
  • Internet Named Favorite News Source. TV, newspapers and radio lag behind in Zogby poll adweek
  • Concert to benefit Stayton music promoter, radio host (Ken Cartwright) statesman journal
  • Radio hosts go head to head during ‘Central Coast Views’ monterey county herald
  • Signing off on a career. Star 94 GM retires after 40 years of powerful vibes in Atlanta radio (Mark Kanov) atlanta journal constitution
  • KAUZ’s New Radio Station in Full Swing kazu
  • The murder of Alan Berg in Denver: 25 years later. “In a sense, it was one of the opening shots of a truly revolutionary radical right.” denver post
  • Crime history – Radio show host gunning down by neo-Nazis washington examiner
  • Web sports radio backer now a fugitive. David Hernandez accused of mail fraud in criminal complaint chicago tribune
  • Live video: Talk show hosts debate issues before live studio audience monterey county herald
  • Punch your ticket to Nashville in country singing contest tacoma weekly
  • A LOOK BACK: ‘The Man on the Farm’ show put Libertyville in radio limelight pioneer local
  • Proud to be following in father’s footsteps. Radio personality TJ Connors always knew “deep down” he could be “entertaining”. my kawartha
  • The Blind Sportscaster of Tampa Bay radio 2020
  • National Radio Hall of Fame 2009 Posthumous Inductees radio magazine
  • Chicago Fire Soccer And Univision Radio Proud To Present: Festival Orgullo Mexicano our sports central
  • Full Compass Systems Begins Move to New Facility radio magazine

OP/ED, Political & Feature

FCC & Legal

  • Incoming FCC Chairman: No Censorship big hollywood
  • Genachowski sails through FCC confirmation hearings zd net
  • Music industry group responds to performance-royalty protest with overblown threat reclaim the media
  • FCC meeting on Floyd radio tower concerns utica od
  • Local station managers worried about Radio Royalties Bill johnson city press
  • Blogger surrenders on Conn. lawmaker-threat charge pride souce
  • Behavioral Advertising: First Do No Harm. House members discuss need to balance consumer privacy control and free Internet business model at hearing broadcasting and cable
  • FCC Daily Digest FCC

Public, Educational & Religious

  • Jim Harrington: Yoshi’s fights to keep jazz station KCSM alive san jose mercury news
  • Behind calm veneer, PBS stations fight bitterly tampa bay online
  • With shortfall looming, public radio asks for help. The region’s public radio station, WVTF, is trying to raise $40,000 in a two-day campaign. roanoke times
  • College radio stations are holding their own as world turns digital daily herald
  • Fingerprints of God: A Conversation with NPR’s Religion Correspondent kuow
  • Locals get fewer choices for public radio new times san luis obispo
  • Jeff Lindsay, Elaine Viets on WRLN sun sentinel
  • 2 Colo. Springs stations staged extra fundraisers news channel 13
  • Radio host sets final broadcast (Chuck Schaden WDCB) naperville sun
  • KTXT Back in Business. Gone are the eclectic sounds, the disc jockeys and the studio, yet KTXT FM is resurrected. my fox lubbock
  • 2 local radio stations hold unscheduled fundraisers colorodo springs gazette
  • KCCLive – 99.8 FM Points the Way knowsley online
  • WKNO Mounts Foreclosure Education Blitz memphis daily news
  • Bott Radio blocks Driscoll, replaces segment mid-show baptist press

Streaming & Tech

  • SIRIUS XM Radio Now Available on Apple App Store for iPhone and iPod Touch yahoo
  • Sirius XM iPhone App Launches Without Howard Stern yahoo
  • Sirius XM unveils iPhone, iPod Touch app yahoo
  • Sirius XM’s latest blunder: Its iPhone app cnet
  • No Stern? No NFL? No MLB? No Way. all things digital
  • Sirius XM neuters its iPhone app: Howard Stern, MLB, NFL out zdnet
  • CBS Launches User-Controlled Radio mediaweek
  • Jelli: Grand experimental listener-controlled radio debuts in San Francisco examiner
  • User-Controlled Radio Snares Programming Block on CBS San Francisco Station media buyer planner
  • Launch a radio takeover with Jelli cnet
  • Web beats TV, radio as preferred news source. Poll finds nearly 40 percent believe Internet is most reliable news outlet msnbc
  • Country fans’ lower at-home connectivity creates challenges for labels rain
  • Singing in the Car Along With Your Personal Radio Station ny times
  • Next to go dark: Analog radio yahoo
  • Triton To Sell Ads For Wizzard Media’s Podcast Network audio4cast
  • ‘Twitter this! How technology screwed all of us rich lieberman
  • Reviving a classic: Radio redesign. An innovative designer rethinks an old standby. cnn
  • Broadcast Execs Worry About Viability, Debate Charging For Hulu media daily news
  • Media atwitter over ‘tweets’ Web site messages breaking the news boston herald

Radio News International: Britain/Europe

  • Thousands of motorists to lose radio signal. Digital Britain report: Thousands of motorists could be left without radio signal in their cars if government plans to switch off FM and AM radio signal by 2015 go ahead. telegraph
  • Kelvin MacKenzie threatens legal action over Digital Britain move to upgrade radio stations telegraph
  • FM and AM Radio Could be Gone by 2015 i4unews
  • CN Group sells off radio stations. CUMBRIA-BASED media company CN Group, publishers of the North West Evening Mail and Advertiser, has sold its five radio stations in the Midlands. evening mail
  • North publisher sells off Midlands radio outlets hold the front page
  • Minute’s silence to be held for voice of Carlisle United Derek Lacey. Thousands of mourning football fans will hold a minute’s silence for the legendary radio commentator dubbed the voice of Carlisle United. times and star
  • Ex-Spice Emma Bunton prepares for Kent radio show this is kent
  • Emma Bunton fronts Heart radio campaign marketing magazine
  • Academy FM will be isle’s latest radio station your thanet
  • Radio presenter drums up team for charity race wiltshire times
  • A new drinking game james cridland
  • Sky News Radio turns 10 radio today
  • CN sells Touch Radio network radio today
  • Heart TV ads include Spice radio today
  • France’s SPPF Sues YouTube billboard

Canada

  • Quebec radio contest did not breach code, CBSC says cartt
  • Williams defends himself after accusing N.L. radio show host of spreading ‘crap’ yahoo canada
  • Astral Radio, Hamilton, Supports NHL Bid broadcaster

Asia/Africa/Oceania/Americas

Trades All Access

  • Motel 6 Spot Takes Top Radio-Mercury Award
  • Chicago Sports Webio Backer Still On Lam From Feds
  • Sirius XM iPhone App Now Available
  • Cumulus Sells Texas Combo
  • Roanoke To Become Cisco-less
  • Jim Conlee Grabs Q92.9 Middays
  • KTXT Returns At Texas Tech
  • CN Radio Sells U.K.’s Touch Radio Stations
  • WCTK Morning Show Invades Manhattan
  • KWEN Helps Mini-Change Bandits
  • WTOP’s Plotkin, WAMU’s Nnamdi Visit Each Other’s Shows Friday
  • More Bats For WKRD-A/Louisville
  • ESPN Deportes Arrives In Atlantic City
  • NDSU Football Adds Three Affiliates
  • ‘Day In The Life’ Of KRMG’s Kelley On YouTube
  • WPOZ Kicks Off ‘Z Movie Nights’
  • Moby, New BP Sign With RASS
  • Pagnotti Adds ‘Em On The Left And Right

Radio Ink

  • RAB To Work With VCU Brandcenter; Radio-Mercury Prizes Double For 2010
  • Jelli Goes On The Air At Live 105/San Jose
  • Legends Named To Radio Hall Of Fame
  • Kizart Relaunches Power Of Urban Radio Summit
  • Pattiz To Continue As Westwood One Chairman
  • Genachowski: FCC Must See With ‘The Perspective Of Consumers And Families’
  • Newberry: Royalties Fight Is Not Over
  • McDowell: FCC Policies Must Not Stifle Freedom, Innovation
  • iBiquity, Partners Developing EAS For HD Radio
  • Lotus Signs Up With Marketron
  • Cox Marketing Partners With City To Decrease Crime
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers: Economy Accelerating ‘Digital Migration’

FMQB

  • Sirius XM iPhone App Debuts
  • Richards Group Wins Radio Mercury Award
  • Performance royalty rocks Congress
  • RIAA-Jammie Thomas trial resumes
  • Smaller is better at radio
  • User-Controlled “Jelli” To Debut On Live 105

Inside Radio

  • Tougher scoring, better-quality?
  • Updated: Sirius XM offers iPhone option.
  • RAB to double some Radio Mercury prizes.
  • Developers eye HD Radio-based EAS.
  • RX: Less drug ads?
  • “Radio Iran” connects ex-pats.
  • Los Angeles CHR battle heats up.
  • Toledo gets FM sports.
  • Stock sale to raise $600 million.
  • April PPM – CHR & Rhythmic CHR

Radio Business Report

  • Sirius XM raising rates
  • Westwood One taps Thomas Weisel for second round?
  • Broadcaster says FCC should quit using Arbitron
  • PRA shot down in the press
  • 103.3 ESPN and Dallas Mavericks re-up for four
  • Financial maneuvering by Lincoln Financial Group
  • Air America Launches in D.C.
  • Pattiz to continue as Chairman at Westwood
  • Reorg and staff cuts at RAB
  • Oaktree expands in radio again

Radio Online

  • Motel 6 Spot Wins Top Prize at Radio Mercury Awards
  • SpectraRep, iBiquity, Sage Team to Develop HD EAS
  • Jelli Unveils 100% User-Controlled Radio, Signs KITS
  • SJN Adds Garrison’s ”Chill Out Tonight” to Overnights
  • Radio Hall Of Fame Names ’09 Posthumous Inductees
  • KESN-AM/Dallas, Mavericks ink 4-Year Extension
  • KS Farmer Brings Down KFEQ’s Transmission Tower
  • Genachowski Appears Before Senate Committee
  • Norm Pattiz to Continue as Westwood One Chairman
  • PwC: Digital Spending Remains Main Growth Engine
  • Air America’s WZAA-AM to Debut in Washington, DC
  • Former KFAN Host Dubay Fails Second Drug Program
  • Lotus’ 27-Station Group Signs with Marketron
  • More Than 235 Million Listen to Radio Every Week
  • Radio Mercury Judges Toss Out Radio-Produced Ads
  • Groups Ask District Court Judge to Toss Patent Suit
  • Group Forms Radio Management Services Company

NTS Aircheck

  • Reputed Mobster Threatens Sliwa Again
  • Talk Radio Lands Listener A New Job!
  • Indecency Still High Priority For FCC Nominee
  • “Censorship” Author Encouraged By Genachowski
  • “There’s Going To Be A New Norm”
  • WTOP’s International Relations

Urbaninsite

  • Insite – The Changing Times: XM Sirius iPhone app expected soon
  • Arbitron – PPM 6+ New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco, Dallas, Houston
  • News – Kizart Media Partners and NABOB introduce The Power of Urban Radio Forum
  • Jobs – Baisden Media Group Seeks Sales Manager
  • Jobs – Baisden Media Group Seeks Content Manager

All About Country

  • WKEA/Scottsboro, AL Presents 4th Of July Event
  • Matt Gary Offers Help to Children With Hearing Disabilities
  • Music 1 Scheduling Software Now Webcasters’ Delight
  • Scott Gilreath Adds 2 New Clients
  • Shape Magazine Turns To COUNTRY’s
  • Soundscan Sez: Wider Exposure & Touring Sells Albums
  • iPhone 3Gs Hits Stores Tomorrow
  • Shawna Russell Tours CMA Music Festival
  • More May PPM Monthlies Due Today
  • Tracy Lawrence In Special Noontime Concert In For Kids
  • Treehouse Records Has A VP/Promotion
  • Julia Burton Returns To Miss West Virginia Pageant
  • Due West Discovers New Way To get An Add
  • Canadian Country Music Awards Announces More Performers
  • MySpace Lays Off 30% Of Workforce
  • Cathy-Anne McClintock Featured On Puretracks Canada
  • WIL/St Louis Raises $190K For Susan G Komen
  • Rhonda Towns Endorses Silpada Fashionware
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Radio & Streaming Media News for Wednesday 06-17-2009


Radio Headlines:

  • AD LANDSCAPE CHANGING DRASTICALLY SAYS REPORT ny post
  • Cox Marketing Services partners with Orlando radio business report
  • Toyota Expands Relationship With XM radio world
  • Mega 95.5 hires David Miranda, Diane Fong as hosts chicago tribune
  • WGN takes steps to angle for young, male listeners chicago sun times
  • Air America takes to the Washington airwaves washington business journal
  • It’s a 2-for-1 ‘Ticket’ with FM simulcast toledo blade
  • DJ Debbie Mazella joins WJRZ radio family asbury park press
  • Fallen KFAN host Jeff Dubay flunks abuse program, faces jail time twin cities
  • HBO Sports chief apologizes for Artie Lange’s language newsday
  • The Radio Station of Tomorrow infinite dial
  • FCC Pick Backs Broadband Stimulus, Opposes Fairness Doctrine wall street journal
  • Obama’s FCC nominee: consumers are top priority reuters
  • WSU DJ fired, arrested on felony charges dayton daily news
  • Radio station launches three iPhone apps (kcrw) santa monica daily news
  • Sirius XM iPhone app coming this week, says customer support enadget
  • User-Controlled “Jelli” To Debut On Live 105 fmqb
  • CBS Interactive Group’s rapid online growth spearheaded by radio division rain
  • Digital Britain report in full. Mandatory DAB, seedcorn for mega-telcos, etc register
  • Commercial Radio Backs U.K. Digital Upgrade billboard
  • Emma Bunton presents on Heart Radio get reading
  • Giles Pearman appointed marketing chief at Global Radio brand republic
  • CBC moving to FM dial in Windsor digital home
  • Williams slams radio host for ‘crap’ northern pen
  • Sydney’s digital radio broadcasts get off to a shaky start. The nation’s most populous city joins Perth, Adelaide, Melbourne and Brisbane in broadcasting DAB+ services pc world

Radio News US:

Business & Financial

  • AD LANDSCAPE CHANGING DRASTICALLY SAYS REPORT ny post
  • PwC Predicts Slow Global Media Growth, But Strong Digital Push media daily news
  • Cross-Media Loss: Local Ad Revenue Plunges media daily news
  • ARF Revamps Audio Council. To address mounting issues in the radio business, the Advertising Research Foundation announced Monday it has revamped its Audio Council with a new mission and new co-chairs. mediaweek
  • Cox Marketing Services partners with Orlando radio business report
  • Toyota Expands Relationship With XM radio world
  • Toyota Camry’s Factory Installation of Sirius XM Bodes Well for Future OEM Deals seeking alpha
  • Apple Comes to Sirius XM’s Rescue fool
  • Music Sales to Fall 12% by 2013 as Online Passes CDs, PwC Says bloomberg
  • DirecTV: Pali Sets Buy Rating; Sees Sale To T or VZ barrons

Programming, Changes & Ratings

  • Mega 95.5 hires David Miranda, Diane Fong as hosts chicago tribune
  • WRKS news director Bob Slade looks for more black radio talk programs ny daily news
  • WGN takes steps to angle for young, male listeners chicago sun times
  • Air America 1050 Washington DC Launches radio insight
  • Air America takes to the Washington airwaves washington business journal
  • D.C.’s Air America debut brings Maddow, Montel and more examiner
  • It’s a 2-for-1 ‘Ticket’ with FM simulcast. Sports radio in Toledo will grow by a couple of thousand watts Monday when WLQR-AM 1470 takes over WRWK-FM’s spot on the dial toledo blade
  • A revolution in talk radio, Quincy resident helps create progressive talk radio station patriot ledger
  • RadioSpokane and Spokesman-Review to modify KJRB Reports khq
  • DJ Debbie Mazella joins WJRZ radio family asbury park press
  • Westwood One Announces Norm Pattiz to Continue as Chairman of the Board pr newswire
  • Arbitron Veteran Joins ROI Media Solutions mrweb
  • In the Know: Losing jazz radio format not smooth for some listeners naples news
  • Want to hear the Mavs? Stay with 103.3 dallas morning news
  • 105.3 The Fan to carry Texas A&M football dallas morning news

News & PR

  • Ex-KFAN host Dubay facing year in jail star tribune
  • Fallen KFAN host Jeff Dubay flunks abuse program, faces jail time; Attorney says he hasn’t failed a drug test since April twin cities
  • ESPN Radio’s local trio. Walking into the offices of ESPN Radio 1450 “The Hall” at 4 p.m. is like walking into a room full of old friends. mass live
  • HBO Sports chief apologizes for Artie Lange’s language newsday
  • Gutter talk snipes ‘Joe Buck Live’ debut usa today
  • Artie Lange Bags a Buck bleacher report
  • Artie Lange on Real Radio’s web site best talk radio news
  • Islanders radio voice Bob Lawrence dies at 70 newsday
  • ‘Voice of Farragut’ silenced. Lightning storm briefly halts production at Horne Radio, LLC farragut press
  • Burien Launches Its Own Radio Station At 540 AM btown blog
  • Oak Forest radio collector opens his ‘museum’ to visitors chicago tribune
  • Mowing accident topples radio tower (KFEQ) st joe news
  • Radio tower causing families to leave their homes (WOKR) news 10 now ny
  • Radio host shares his history in the industry with Dayton Rotary Club (Frank Jordan) dayton news

OP/ED, Political & Feature

  • Seven Steps to Better Radio Station Imaging dan oday
  • A Primer on Radio’s Future – an Interview with MediaPost’s Diane Mermigas hear 2.0
  • What If Advertisers Do Their Own “Radio” inside music media
  • The Radio Station of Tomorrow infinite dial
  • The RAB Should Know Better radio ink tank
  • An Afterthought 2 jacobs media blog
  • Video Sold the Radio Star wnew.com
  • An Extended Q&A with Glenn Beck men style
  • Democrats demand names of TransformRI radio ads projo.com
  • Radio Host’s Opponents Want Air-Time. A Yakima radio personality is running for city council, and now his station is figuring out how to deal with a federal law that gives equal air-time to candidates. kapp35
  • Dennis Prager: Don’t count on U.S. to help Iranian protesters daily breeze

FCC & Legal

  • FCC Nominee Opposes Fairness Doctrine Revival, Favors Broadband Stimulus tv week
  • FCC Pick Backs Broadband Stimulus, Opposes Fairness Doctrine wall street journal
  • FCC Chairman Nominee: ‘I Do Not Support’ Reinstating Fairness Doctrine cns news
  • Obama’s FCC nominee: consumers are top priority reuters
  • Genachowski Addresses Broadband, Indecency and Future FCC Plans broadcasting and cable
  • Genachowski Praised at Senate Nomination Hearing broadcasting and cable
  • Genachowski: FCC Must See With ‘The Perspective Of Consumers And Families’ radio ink
  • Broadcasters make performance tax case to lawmakers smart brief
  • FCC Daily DIgest FCC

Public, Educational & Religious

Streaming & Tech

  • Sirius XM iPhone app coming this week, says customer support enadget
  • It’s Official: Sirius XM Passing Royalty Fees On To Subscribers fmqb
  • Radio station listeners to take over as program directors. Jelli Inc., which officially launches Wednesday, lets listeners vote up or down on a play list of songs streamed on its Web site sf gate
  • User-Controlled “Jelli” To Debut On Live 105 fmqb
  • CBS Interactive Group’s rapid online growth spearheaded by radio division rain
  • Catch local radio personalities Dave and Geri again, now on podcast mlive
  • The Strange Saga of Chicago Sports Webio radio insight
  • Context Matters for Online Ads. Findings undercut networks that target prospects based on Internet use habits adweek
  • Apple warns about unsupported players’ iTunes integration cnet
  • Guessing game: How much money is YouTube losing? yahoo
  • Loading music downloads with fake porn p2pnet
  • Ofcom gets power to punish pirates. Regulator will throttle, cap, block filesharing register
  • The internet is as vital as water and gas. Every home will have broadband access as we aim for a digital Britain fit to take on the world times online
  • That Digital Britain report in full. Mandatory DAB, seedcorn for mega-telcos, etc register
  • Spectrarep, Ibiquity, Sage Partner on Emergency Alert Capabilities for HD Radio radio magazine

Radio News International:

Britain/Europe

  • The Independent’s Preston to edit Radio Times as Hudson departs mediaweek
  • Digital Britain: Radio industry open to switchover date new media age
  • Digital Britain: Wave goodbye to high-quality FM radio cnet uk
  • Commercial Radio Backs U.K. Digital Upgrade billboard
  • Emma Bunton presents on Heart Radio get reading
  • Global Radio names new marketing director. Giles Pearman has been appointed as the group director of marketing at Global Radio. music week
  • Giles Pearman appointed marketing chief at Global Radio brand republic
  • Helen Newlove launches radio station in Warrington next week warrington guardian
  • ALL FM in tune with Cuckoo how do
  • More community radio in the SE radio today
  • KCFM joins Lincs FM Group radio today
  • Producer promoted at Jazz FM radio today
  • Radio to go digital by 2015 radio today
  • New marketing man for Global radio today
  • Digital radio war (of words) A flurry of press statements shows the mounting tension between German public and private broadcasters. follow the media

Canada

  • CBC moving to FM dial in Windsor digital home
  • CRTC says it’s a go for Tantramar Community Radio amherst daily news
  • Williams slams radio host for ‘crap’ Premier Danny Williams denounced a VOCM open-line host for “pessimism and crap” northern pen
  • Media and Entertainment Spending to Rise broadcaster

Asia/Africa/Oceania

  • Sydney’s digital radio broadcasts get off to a shaky start. The nation’s most populous city joins Perth, Adelaide, Melbourne and Brisbane in broadcasting DAB+ services pc world
  • Sex talk from a Gen Y perspective the age
  • INDIA: Radio Mirchi celebrates anniv with a social cause asia media
  • South African AIDS Advocate Who Created Radio Diaries Dies Of Drug-Resistant TB medical news today
  • Court orders police to leave Joy FM’s premises journalism.co.za

Trades

All Access

  • Paisley, Swift Big Winners At 2009 CMT Music Awards
  • Report: Sirius XM iPhone App Arrives Tomorrow
  • Universal Republic Is Mediabase Most Added In Seven Formats
  • Comment Date Set For FCC HD Radio Power Boost Proposal
  • Three Legends To Posthumously Enter Radio Hall Of Fame
  • Sovereign City Sells WZUM
  • Ex-KFAN Host Dubay Faces Jail After Failing Drug Program
  • Jazz 90.1’s Jack Mindy Announces Retirement
  • WOKR Tower Neighbors Move, Claim Excessive RF
  • Tower Toppled At KFEQ Site
  • Jelli Unveils 100% User-Controlled Radio, Partners With Live 105
  • Vampiro Consulting Ready To Launch
  • Community Station Launches Testing In B.C.
  • CBC Gets Windsor AM-to-FM Move Approved
  • WRKS ‘Open Line’ Honored, Turning 20
  • WIL’s ‘Team Breadhead’ Set Komen Record
  • WWNU Has The Sweetest Listeners
  • Ryan Schuh Exits KJCE/Austin
  • Artie Lange’s Schtick Prompts HBO Apology
  • Dr. Laura Returns To Daytime At WCFO
  • KIT/Yakima’s Ettl Back On Air, Council Opponents Want Equal Time
  • B96 Hip Hop Events Gets MTV’s Attention
  • Dee Snider Hosts WPDH Bike Rally
  • ‘Chill Out Tonight’ Debuts

Radio Ink

  • Genachowski: FCC Must See With ‘The Perspective Of Consumers And Families’
  • Jelli Goes On The Air At Live 105/San Jose
  • Legends Named To Radio Hall Of Fame
  • Pattiz To Continue As Westwood One Chairman
  • Kizart Launches Kizart Media Partners
  • Air America Returns To DC
  • Missing From Radio-Mercury Awards: Radio
  • Newberry: Royalties Fight Is Not Over
  • McDowell: FCC Policies Must Not Stifle Freedom, Innovation
  • Court Retains Stay On Newspaper-Broadcast Rules Change
  • AM On FM On FCC Agenda
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers: Economy Accelerating ‘Digital Migration’
  • RADAR 101: Radio Reaches More Than 235 Million Every Week
  • Cox Marketing Partners With City To Decrease Crime
  • Archstream Management Service Launches, Allies With GAP
  • WSJ: In Radio Today, Small Is Better
  • CBS Radio Sees ‘Tremendous Growth’ Online In May
  • Jacobs Media Offers Blog App

FMQB

  • User-Controlled “Jelli” To Debut On Live 105
  • Performance royalty rocks Congress
  • RIAA-Jammie Thomas trial resumes
  • Smaller is better at radio
  • It’s Official: Sirius XM Passing Royalty Fees On To Subscribers

Inside Radio

  • PwC: Radio faces a long slog.
  • FCC pick takes middle-of-road approach.
  • Genachowski: No Fairness Doctrine.
  • Air America taps Sheehan.
  • Six Flags’ bankruptcy good for radio.
  • Tampa station disappears.
  • Crowdsourcing comes to radio.
  • Radio Hall of Fame to add three.
  • Inside Houston’s April PPM Numbers.
  • Family flees home, blames tower.
  • Power of Urban Radio Forum returns.

Radio Business Report

  • Westwood One taps Thomas Weisel for second round?
  • Financial maneuvering by Lincoln Financial Group
  • Air America Launches in D.C.
  • Pattiz to continue as Chairman at Westwood
  • Reorg and staff cuts at RAB
  • Oaktree expands in radio again
  • Blinded vets honor radio reporter
  • Tampa offender was not CBS employee
  • Arbitron vet now consulting PPM subscribers
  • Incubus to perform live on KROQ

Radio Online

  • Genachowski Appears Before Senate Committee
  • Norm Pattiz to Continue as Westwood One Chairman
  • PwC: Digital Spending Remains Main Growth Engine
  • Air America’s WZAA-AM to Debut in Washington, DC
  • Former KFAN Host Dubay Fails Second Drug Program
  • Lotus’ 27-Station Group Signs with Marketron
  • More Than 235 Million Listen to Radio Every Week
  • Radio Mercury Judges Toss Out Radio-Produced Ads
  • Groups Ask District Court Judge to Toss Patent Suit
  • Group Forms Radio Management Services Company
  • Nielsen Says CBS Radio Leads Interactive Unit
  • Arbitron to Re-Issue Phase One Numbers for Tampa
  • Jay Guyther Joins ROI Media Solutions as Partner
  • WDYL-FM (Y101)/Richmond to Change Dial Position
  • Jacobs Media’s jacAPPS Announces Blog Application
  • SSI Expands Syndication of ”The Allen Hunt Show”
  • Third Circuit Court Won’t Lift C/O Ownership Stay

NTS Aircheck

  • Genachowski: “No Fairness Doctrine”
  • Will You Rule Out Reimposing Fairness Doctrine?
  • Beck: “We’ll Alert The Secret Service”
  • Noory Marks Coast-To-Coast Milestone
  • Jarrett To Wake-Ups At WGN
  • Talk Media News Notes

Urbaninsite

  • News – Kizart Media Partners and NABOB introduce The Power of Urban Radio Forum
  • Jobs – Baisden Media Group Seeks Sales Manager
  • Jobs – Baisden Media Group Seeks Content Manager
  • Arbitron – Charleston SC
  • News – Radio One Feltonville Tragedy Fundraiser in Philly
  • Insite – Growing Minority ownership in Obama era; Back to the future with a win-win concept for the industry

All About Country

  • New Nikki Landry Aricheck Posted
  • May PPM Monthlies Due Today & Tomorrow
  • Julius Genachowski Goes To Congress
  • CMT Music Awards Crowns Winners
  • Today’s Conclave Webinar: How To Be A Great Morning Show
  • Jeremy Robinson Returns To KSCS/Dallas
  • A #1 Party For It Won’t Be Like This For Long
  • Hank Cochran Celebrates 50-Years Of Songwriting
  • George Strait’s Living For The Night Tops Add Board Again
  • Sugarland Gets LIVE On The Inside
  • Rascal Flatts Creates Denny’s Dishes