Radio and Streaming Media Mews 9-15-2009


Radio Headlines:

  • Traditional Media’s Revenge. Web 2.0 companies weaker than traditional media forbes
  • Austin Clear Channel launches “Beat 105.9” radio info
  • PD James Derby leaves KXL, KXTG oregon media central
  • Mo’ Bounce Joins Z100 Radio Lineup Doing Nights about.com
  • Blake Rogers Exits KWMT-FM (The Mountain)/Tucson radio online
  • V-103, Fish, WABE, the Fan hot in August Arbitron radio ratings access atlanta
  • Westwood One To Debut Leno Feature radio ink
  • WESTWOOD ONE RENEWS AGREEMENT WITH DENNIS MILLER (pdf) westwood one
  • Local Radio Station Yanks Kanye West Songs Off Air 13 cw modesto
  • Bill Drake gets ready to celebrate 50 years in broadcasting go upstate
  • Google Wins Arbitration Hearing with dMarc Holders radio online
  • RadioTime.com Releases Top 19 Programs List for August yahoo
  • Treasure Coast radio station opens public voting for next ‘Co-host Idol’ (WGYL) tcpalm
  • Kara Manning joins The Alternate Side (WFUV) radio business report
  • Microsoft’s Zune tunes in to HD Radio tg daily
  • Study finds social networks near top of list for media buyers btobonline
  • RadioDNS — The Missing Link? radio world
  • Mayo to replace Evans on R2 broadcastnow uk
  • ‘Voice of Radio 4’ Peter Jefferson is frozen out by BBC at 64 telegraph
  • Kyle’s ratings crash 18 per cent brisbane times
  • Mix 94.5 on top of radio rating survey perth now

Radio News US:

Business & Financial

  • Clear Channel Outdoor unveils N.Y. package my san antonio
  • Traditional Media’s Revenge. Web 2.0 companies are even weaker than traditional media. forbes
  • Sirius XM Continues to Deliver on Q1 Promise of Expanded Programming Lineup seeking alpha
  • Emerging Stock Report Initiates Independent Research Coverage on Sirius XM Radio Inc. yahoo
  • Estrella TV Makes Its Nationwide Debut. Pioneering Hispanic Broadcaster Extends Its Reach to 68 Percent of U.S. Hispanic Households reuters
  • Study: Radio Rates Well Behind TV For Local News radio ink
  • Marketers seek accountability inside radio


Programming, Changes & Ratings

  • Local Radio Station Yanks Kanye West Songs Off Air 13 cw modesto
  • Stockton Radio Station Dumps Kanye West kcra
  • Kanye’s outburst dominates radio airwaves wthr
  • Chattanooga Radio Station Interrupts Kayne West… wdef
  • Hip-hop battle breaks out in Austin, where Clear Channel launches “Beat 105.9” radio info
  • Program director James Derby leaves KXL, KXTG oregon media central
  • PD James Derby Leaves KXL and KXTG/Portland radio online
  • Mo’ Bounce Joins Z100 Radio Lineup Doing Nights about.com
  • Blake Rogers Exits KWMT-FM (The Mountain)/Tucson radio online
  • S.F.’s Gay Radio Station Switches Teams advocate
  • Energy 92.7 has new owner, new format examiner.com
  • See Spot Write: KNGY, Energy 92.7FM Remembered sf appeal
  • Out with the Gay, in with the Top 40 — Energy 92.7 Flips Formats, Call Letters media bistro
  • V-103, Fish, WABE, the Fan hot in August Arbitron radio ratings access atlanta
  • WESTWOOD ONE RENEWS MULTI-YEAR AGREEMENT WITH DENNIS MILLER (pdf) westwood one
  • WESTWOOD ONE EXPANDS PARTNERSHIP WITH NBC TO BRING THE JAY LENO SHOW TO RADIO LISTENERS NATIONWIDE (pdf) westwood one
  • Westwood One To Debut Leno Feature radio ink
  • ESPN Radio Going Off Air In Boston; Local ESPN Web Site Launches sports business daily
  • Same Tejano DJ duo, different radio station Gabe & Delma debut Wednesday on Majic Q 104.9 corpus christi caller
  • Ankarlo will return to KTAR Tuesday morning arizona central
  • Fans miss live radio sports coverage casper journal
  • Strader to co-host Phantoms radio show poststar
  • Morris: ‘Voice of the Gamecocks’ booms again Bob Fulton calls football games off TV for rehab-center roommate go gamecocks

News & PR

  • Local radio’s Bill Drake gets ready to celebrate 50 years in broadcasting go upstate
  • Google Wins Arbitration Hearing with dMarc Holders radio online
  • RadioTime.com Releases Top 19 Programs List for August yahoo
  • Taylor Swift, post Kanye West, on… V-103? A strange Bull/V-103 connection access atlanta
  • Treasure Coast radio station opens public voting for next ‘Co-host Idol’ (WGYL) tcpalm
  • J.D. trashes crazy preacher on his radio show arizona republic
  • McDonald’s(R) New York Tri-State Restaurants and WFAN Return to Kick Off Season Two of McDonald’s Monday Morning Quarterback pr newswire
  • Cedarburg basement is shrine to radio history js online
  • Radio legend Jim Morgan is remembered wkyt kentucky
  • Business commentator Fred Sherman dies at 85 philadelphia business journal
  • L.A.’s Mt. Wilson reopens inside radio
  • ‘Guiding Light’ Extinguished After 72 Years On Air npr
  • News Media’s Credibility Hits New Low aol
  • Study: Only 21% Say Radio is Main Source for News radio online
  • Clear Channel radio games hurt Syracuse listeners syracuse.com




OP/ED, Political & Feature

  • Radio: Everything you know is still wrong! gorman media
  • Push The Button jacobs media
  • The Power of Incentives for Radio & Records inside music media
  • The Best Argument Against The Fairness Doctrine… mel phillips
  • Patience, change key for radio inside radio
  • The New Radio Model: Seven Steps to Multiplatform Listener Engagement radio info
  • Why Spotify on mobile is doomed to failure Music simply isn’t worth what Spotify has to pay for it tech radar
  • True lies, politicians and media bc local
  • Mainstream media miss out on Van Jones story. Does it matter? prime buzz
  • Traficant “Guest Hosts” Radio Program wkbn youngstown
  • Callers ring with praises for Traficant on the radio vindy
  • Lawmakers mum as talk radio hosts blast Dems phoenix business journal
  • Young Ruga Releases the Most Controversial Song of ’09 Targeting Homophobic, Right-Wing Conservative Talk Radio Hosts yahoo
  • Immigration Battle Heating Up: Group Accuses Talk Radio Hosts of Supporting “Hate Group” feet in 2 words
  • Glenn Beck is seeking the next 56 Deep Throats nolanchart
  • The Rush Limbaugh Proposition: Take the Next Conservative Protest to the News Media’s Doorstep newsbusters
  • Limbaugh Joins Other Conservatives Grossly Exaggerating Size Of 9/12 Rally media matters
  • Limbaugh to caller who argued with a liberal: “I was worried you might be shot like this abortion guy was” media matters
  • Media Coverage of Obama Grows More Negative Obama’s positive press coverage has slipped from 59 percent to 43 percent us news
  • Talk Radio Descends On DC nts online

FCC & Gov

Public, Educational & Religious

  • Kara Manning joins The Alternate Side (WFUV) radio business report
  • Boise State Radio Dedicates Series to the New Poor boise weekly
  • Protests continue over campus radio station content florida alligator
  • Oregon Public Broadcasting to Give $2 Million in Funds For Archive Project broadcasting and cable
  • WPLN: No More Classical Music (Too Much News Edition!) nashville scene
  • Beginning 9/19 KPCC 89.3 FM To Air L.A. Theatre Works’ THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST broadway world
  • CONFERENCE GETTING STARTED — BLOG MAY BE A LITTLE SPARSER prpd
  • PRC adds funding inside radio
  • It’s DINO Week on GPB Radio! gpb
  • Call to lapsed Christians hits the airwaves christian today
  • Church of England launches radio ad Church of England asks parishes to join forces to fund ‘Back to Church Sunday’ ads on local commercial radio stations guardian

Streaming & Tech

  • Microsoft’s Zune tunes in to HD Radio tg daily
  • Microsoft hopes to turn it around with Zune HD cnet
  • First Look at the Microsoft Zune HD washington post
  • SiPort Chip Brings HD to Microsoft Zune radioworld
  • CBS Radio Teams With NBC, MSN To Promote Online Series radio ink
  • All Access Previews Flashtastic Version 3.0 allaccess
  • Social media’s growing influence scpr
  • You have Too Much Web Traffic! hear 2.0
  • First-ever RAIN Summit East to host roundtable with SoundExchange rain
  • Study finds social networks near top of list for media buyers btobonline
  • RadioDNS — The Missing Link? radio world
  • Allen firm Quickfilter Technologies says one of its chips to be in Sirius Internet radio dallas morning news
  • eFUEL EFN, Corp. Executes Contract for Sirius/XM Howard Stern Advertising for Two Websites: individual.com
  • HipCricket CMO Jeff Hasen to Speak on Mobile Marketing and Advertising Panel at Think Mobile Conference individual.com
  • Datz ain’t working. Users fear they have paid money for nothing register
  • Swedish ISP to appeal Pirate Bay cut-off verdict register
  • Veoh wins copyright case; YouTube wins, too? cnet
  • Judge: Safe Harbor applies to Veoh; UMG lawsuit eviscerated ars technica


Radio News International:

Britain/Europe

  • Mayo moves from 5 live to Radio 2 bbc
  • Mayo to replace Evans on R2 broadcastnow
  • ‘Voice of Radio 4’ Peter Jefferson is frozen out by BBC at 64 telegraph
  • Voice of Radio 4 to leave after swearing on air broadcastnow uk
  • Costa Coffee rapped for radio sponsorship mad.co.uk
  • Listeners tune in to Tabor’s Global Radio revamp financial times
  • New owner outlines plans for BRMB and sister radio stations birmingham post
  • BBC Radio Star Admits: Behavior Was Outrageous and Delusional about.com
  • Digital Platfroms Share total UK Radio Listening 3.bp
  • Fun Kids to exit national DAB mediaweek uk
  • PHD out of BBC Worldwide pitch mediaweek uk
  • Babel looking for next music sensation click liverpool
  • Church of England launches radio ad Church of England asks parishes to join forces to fund ‘Back to Church Sunday’ ads on local commercial radio stations guardian
  • Absolute has fun with nano Absolute Radio is welcoming new iPod nano owners to the station by the use of a custom scrolling text message. radio today
  • Andy Crane gets daily BBC show Former children’s television presenter and Piccadilly Radio presenter Andy Crane is to host a new daily show on BBC Radio Manchester. radio today
  • Absolute full time for Iain Lee Iain Lee is to broadcast a new weeknight show on Absolute Radio, Monday to Thursday from 11pm till 1am, instead of his current weekly Sunday Night Show. radio today
  • Jefferson to leave BBC Radio 4 Peter Jefferson, one of BBC Radio’s most popular voices is leaving Radio 4 next week at the age of 64. He has been on the air with the beeb for 45 years. radio today
  • Beatles Remasters Dominate U.K. Album Charts, Vera Lynn Takes No. 1 billboard
  • Ofcom will delegate video-on-demand regulation register
  • Campaigning for Moscow Duma elections to begin on TV, radio itar tass
  • EC Anti-Piracy Measures Soothe But Don’t Satisfy billboard

Canada

  • There is a new radio station at the top of the FM dial. (CSFI) atv ca
  • Steelworkers launch radio campaign sadbury star
  • CHLY hosts membership drive nanaimo bulletin
  • Broadcasters Call on Government to Create Digital Competitive Advantage broadcaster
  • Local Secondary Schools Benefit From CKKW-FM Canadian Talent Development Program exchange magazine

Asia/Africa/Oceania/Americas

  • Kyle’s ratings crash 18 per cent brisbane times
  • Listeners turn off Kyle and Jackie O abc news
  • Scandals hurt Kyle, Jackie O’s ratings the west
  • Listeners desert Sandilands in droves 9news
  • Shock jock sheds listeners the australian
  • Ratings slump for 2Day FM and Kyle Sandilands the australian
  • Mix 94.5 on top of radio rating survey. THE champagne corks will be popping at Mix 94.5 with the sixth radio survey results in today showing significant increases across all their radio shows. perth now
  • Fire alarm disrupts Radio NZ nz herald
  • Radio Active 89FM Presents “Spring Clean” scoop nz
  • Govt directed to refund license fee to four FM bidders radio and music
  • Delhi HC asks I&B Ministry to refund 28 crore of radio license bidders indlaw news
  • Fever FM national marketing head Neeraj Chaturvedi – Fever Delhi generates revenue, Mumbai wil get there soon; others do not yet make money radio and music
  • Fever 104 FM: Official Radio Partner of Delhi Daredevils for Champions League 2009 radio and music
  • ‘Monico Kabuhi Ko’ radio program starts sun star phillipines
  • Lonamei: Paoa FM a success story solomon star
  • Radio One journalist out on bail monitor uganda
  • No registration of new radio stations, says government daily monitor uganda
  • Uganda: Army Says Pulkol Grabbed Radio Station allafrica
  • Uganda Business News: Pulkol denies grabbing radio station ugpulse
  • Better leadership: Eskom or tiny radio station? bizcommunity
  • Joy FM’s Kids are Better than the Politicians modern ghana
  • Four radio stations closed; talk-show host detained for “inciting riots” ifex
  • Upstart Radio 11: Student Marketing with Marc Kornberger Student Village mobileyouth
  • New Kowie radio station attracts advertisers, local talent dispatch za
  • Advanced Radio Broadcast names Madison Jordan as their advertising agency ameinfo
  • Rotana to bid for upcoming Saudi radio slot zawya
  • Saudi Ministry Signs Accords for TV, Radio Stations menafn
  • Bacchus teams with KISS FM Radio to present Wine Dinner cayman net news
  • Local show “Dare to Be Great” airs around the Caribbean nassau guardian