Radio and Streaming Media News 9-1-2009


Radio Headlines:

  • Spanish Broadcasting System Notified of Non-Compliance With Nasdaq yahoo
  • Radio station owner files for bankruptcy (Bluewater) montgomery advertiser
  • Wilson buys KXL and KXTG from Paul Allen portland business journal
  • Ando Adds Two Execs radio ink
  • ‘Silly Jilly’ leaving Chicago’s Kiss FM for Houston chicago tribune
  • Terrence Bibb Exits Radio One/Cincinnati Duo radio online
  • 98.3 Pittsburgh To Change Formats radio insight
  • San Diego’s Jeff & Jer aren’t going to Jack or Sophie – at least not yet radio info
  • Shannon Burke Returns To Real Radio 104.1 cfnews 13
  • ‘Sean Hannity’s Freedom Radio’ To Air Exclusively On SIRIUS XM Radio yahoo
  • Yolanda adds two majors Dallas and San Diego urban insite
  • Fire approaching Mt. Wilson could disrupt FM radio, TV oc register
  • Arbitron Keeping An Eye On L.A. Radio During Fires radio ink
  • Sacramento judge hears pretrial requests in radio-stunt death sacramento bee
  • Injured CBS correspondent to be flown to US google/ap
  • The Consigliere jacobs media
  • FCC Details Emergency Procedures For L.A. Radio nts online
  • FCC Indicates Range of Concerns, Solutions For Content-Blocking broadcasting & cable
  • Live365 Files Lawsuit Over Constitutionality Of CRB fmqb
  • Iowa Public Radio eliminates nine positions northern iowan
  • Nokia To Delay U.S. Music Service Launch: Report billboard
  • Apple Will Host ‘Rock and Roll’ Event on Sept. 9 (Update3) bloomberg
  • James Murdoch: ‘The BBC must be far, far smaller’ press gazette
  • Canadian songwriters suing company that operates XM Radio canoe
  • Radio-Canada ordered to apologize over Bye Bye 2008 cbc news
  • Q101-FM, Merritt, BC Goes Live! boadcaster


Radio News US:

Business & Financial

  • Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. is Notified of Non-Compliance With Nasdaq Audit Committee Requirements yahoo
  • Radio station owner files for bankruptcy. Montgomery broadcaster Bluewater, which operates five area radio stations, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, but representatives say listeners shouldn’t expect to hear any changes. montgomery advertiser
  • Paul Allen sale of two Portland radio stations complete seattle business journal
  • Wilson buys KXL and KXTG from Paul Allen portland business journal
  • Alpha Closes on $11M Rose City Deal, Ups 2 Execs radio online
  • Vivendi Releases Fiscal Results, UMG Revenue Down fmqb
  • What Are Sirius XM Shares Really Worth? seeking alpha
  • How ESPN Became the World’s Biggest Sports-Media Brand advertising age
  • In Depressed Radio Ad Market, Clear Channel Innovates with Integrated Approach clickz
  • Lotus Entravision Reps Adds ESPN Deportes/Dallas radio online
  • Peter Ferrara Forms Innovise Management Firm radio online
  • Disney’s Marvel Acquisition May Not Portend More Media Deals smart money
  • BMG Rights Management’s Revenue Target Revealed billboard
  • Immigration may impact Spanish growth inside radio
  • Ando Adds Two Execs radio ink
  • Mike Jbara Named President/CEO Of WEA Corp. fmqb
  • Tribune Chief May Remain for the Cleanup ny times

Programming, Changes & Ratings

  • ‘Silly Jilly’ leaving Chicago’s Kiss FM for Houston chicago tribune
  • Now that’s silly, Jilly leaving Kiss 103.5 examiner.com
  • Y101/Richmond Moves Down The Dial, Powers Up radio ink
  • Sacking of Hanifan dims 101.1 FM’s spotlight stl today
  • Terrence Bibb Exits Radio One/Cincinnati Duo radio online
  • Froggy Pittsburgh changes frequencies pittsburgh post gazette
  • 98.3 Pittsburgh To Change Formats. EMF Broadcasting has an LMA-to-buy in place for 98.3 and will flip the station to Contemporary Christian as part of the national “K-Love” network tomorrow. radio insight
  • Yolanda adds two majors Dallas and San Diego urban insite
  • San Diego’s Jeff & Jer aren’t going to Jack or Sophie – at least not yet radio info
  • Sean Hannity Presents ‘Sean Hannity’s Freedom Radio’ To Air Exclusively On SIRIUS XM Radio yahoo
  • Sirius XM nabs Hannity — for a day inside radio
  • Ramsey to keynote country radio convention nashville business journal
  • Ed Schultz says today last day for his local one-hour talk show Ed Schultz, a longtime radio talk show host in the Red River Valley, announced this morning on KQLX 106.1 FM that he was no longer planning to host his one-hour show on the Lisbon, N.D., radio station. inforum
  • It’s Music, Not Sebastion, In The Morning On WCCC-FM hartfort courant
  • SCHOENBERGER SURFACES AT ALLACCESS.COM tripplearadio
  • East Tennessee listeners “Swap-n-Shop” on the radio wbir.com
  • Nielsen Radio Ratings Debut! radio 2020
  • Arbitron Keeping An Eye On L.A. Radio During Fires radio ink
  • Arbitron reacts to the fires in Los Angeles, its second-biggest market radio info
  • Radio show begins today on WDNC. The Duke Football Radio Show with David Cutcliffe makes its debut tonight the chronicle online
  • ECU Adds New Football Radio Affiliate WBCN-AM To Broadcast Pirate Football In Charlotte ecu pirates

News & PR

  • Radio Groups Ready if Fire Damages Mt. Wilson Sites radio online
  • Station Fire ‘goes where it wants, when it wants’ la independent
  • Fire Threatens Mt. Wilson Broadcast Hub Blaze continues to target key TV and radio antenna towers. the wrap
  • Raging wildfire menaces observatory, TV towers chron
  • LA fire rages, Yosemite fire contained, Auburn fire snuffed cvbt
  • Broadcasters hope Mt. Wilson survives Station Fire scpr
  • Updated: L.A. Radio, TV Still On The Air radio ink
  • L.A. fires so far spare radio. inside radio
  • Station Fire threatens station towers la times
  • Firefighters working to save Mt. Wilson radio business report
  • L.A. Fire Officials: “Listen To News Radio” nts online
  • Broadcast, Mobile Communications Towers at Risk on Mount Wilson radio world
  • Fire approaching Mt. Wilson could disrupt FM radio, TV oc register
  • Los Angeles television stations defend their coverage of the fire County Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich says the stations did not provide comprehensive coverage. la times
  • Shannon Burke, on the air again, says he’s an alcoholic. The former radio personality says he’s putting his life back together orlando sentinel
  • Talk show host Warren Ballentine has issued a call to action on September 4th urban radio nation
  • Starstream Records Interview with Gene Tognacci radio use only
  • Former radio personality Dan Dermody talks about life after the axe falls pj star
  • After Ted Kennedy’s death, radio breaks the news for many on alarm clocks ny daily news
  • Entercom settles Red Sox dispute inside radio
  • Sacramento judge hears pretrial requests in radio-stunt death sacramento bee
  • Jounalist wounded in Afghanistan formerly worked at radio station in Mobile al.com
  • Injured CBS correspondent to be flown to US google/ap
  • Injured CBS Reporter McCormick in Stable Condition broadcasting and cable
  • Beyond the Bling Radio Featuring Celebrity Guests and Entertainers pr.com
  • Jermaine Dupri, DJ Greg Street End Feud hip hop dx
  • Martin Reidy Named President of Meredith Integrated Marketing individual.com
  • APME Survey: Young Journos Are Fading from Newsrooms editor and publisher
  • Chiefs radio celebrates Fan Appreciation Night our sports central
  • Eagles Radiothon puts goodies, good times on eBay philly.com
  • Dodger Talk host treats Denver like a joke denver westword

OP/ED, Political & Feature



FCC & Legal

  • U.S. Must Help Shield Kids From TV Sex, Violence, Lawmaker Says bloomberg
  • FCC Recommits to Daytime Indecency Ban Commission says ban “remains a vital tool” to shield children broadcasting and cable
  • FCC Ponders Tech Fair On Kids & Content Control Fair to look at available technologies, allow parents to learn more about social media broadcasting and cable
  • FCC Commissioners Indicate Range of Concerns, Solutions For Content-Blocking Technologies. Report raises questions as to scope of commission’s legal authority broadcasting and cable
  • FCC: Content-Management Survey Fails To Answer Some Key Questions broadcasting and cable
  • Broadcasters Assess FCC Video Competition Report Take issue with certain regulatory proposals broadcasting and cable
  • Radio’s Regulatory Roadblocks How the FCC slows new wireless technologies – and what to do about it ieee.org
  • FCC cuts fine 93%. inside radio
  • FCC upholds Louisiana fine inside radio
  • FCC Details Emergency Procedures For L.A. Radio nts online
  • Rival legislative proposals split artists, radio stations stl today
  • Live365 Files Lawsuit Over Constitutionality Of CRB fmqb
  • Live365 Questions CRB’s Constitutionality in Suit radio online
  • FCC Daily Digest FCC

Public, Educational & Religious

Streaming & Tech

  • Nokia To Delay U.S. Music Service Launch: Report billboard
  • Report: eBay to sell Skype to group of private investors industry standard
  • The Social Media Evolution inside music media
  • Web company turns free product into revenue without ads rain
  • Apple Will Host ‘Rock and Roll’ Event on Sept. 9 (Update3) bloomberg
  • Weezer debuts online radio station live daily
  • Digital music not a big hit with mobile users radio business report
  • dotFM Chooses Espresso Registry Platform for .FM Top-Level Domain marketwatch
  • ReQuest F.Series Servers Getting 50,000 Free Music Stations pr newswire
  • Gray Television, Inc. Launches 27 iPhone(TM)/iPod Touch(R) Apps in the Apple(R) App Store pr newswire
  • Google CEO Eric Schmidt Interview: His Thoughts On Search, Books, News, Mobile, Competition And More tech crunch
  • The Internet has not transformed civic engagement… yet ars technica
  • Modavox Provides Status Update On Intellectual Property Related Matters yahoo
  • Volvo to Offer 3-Month Sirius Introductory Trial on All Sirius-Equipped Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles yahoo
  • VTech IS9181 Wi-Fi Internet radio cnet reviews
  • An Emergency Radio…For Your Phone gizmodo
  • Entry-Level HD Radio Portable Debuts radio world
  • Sansa Clip+ could boost slotMusic and slotRadio cnet
  • Sony Sound Forge Pro 10 Software Provides Comprehensive new Tools for Professional Digital Audio Production individual.com
  • New Redboxes from Sonifex radio world


Radio News International:

Britain/Europe

  • Simon Dee: Broadcaster who made his name on pirate radio and epitomised the Swinging Sixties independent
  • Breakfast show presenter Lisa Snowdon takes advantage of bank holiday with big night out mail online
  • The MT Interview: The BBC’s Mark Thompson management today
  • James Murdoch: ‘The BBC must be far, far smaller’ press gazette
  • Radio pair set to walk the Wall. TWO of Britain’s best known radio personalities will be broadcasting from Cumbria this week news and star
  • Tommy Lee Edwards & Jonathan Ross Defends Their “Turf” cbr
  • Dorchester’s pirate DJ plans to gain licence dorset echo
  • Sussex stations share daytime radio today
  • Foxy gets back on the chart radio today
  • Xfm – Oasis’ silver lining radio today
  • Minister’s Muslim radio row referred to European court the christian institute
  • Muslim radio station sacked me for being Christian, claims Kirk minister the scotsman

Canada

  • Radio-Canada ordered to apologize over Bye Bye 2008 cbc news
  • TV channel rebuked for Obama joke iol
  • CRTC Finds CBC Broke Rules with 2008 Broadcast broadcaster
  • Group that represents Canadian songwriters suing company that operates XM Radio canoe
  • Q101-FM, Merritt, BC Goes Live! boadcaster
  • KiSS 92.5 in Toronto gets new morning show digital home
  • BBM Launches Combined Radio, TV Panel mediaweek
  • BBM Canada Launches World’s Largest Combined TV and Radio Media Measurement Panel Using Arbitron Portable People Meter(TM) Technology yahoo
  • Zoomer Radio Adds Digital Stereo and New Website broadcaster
  • “Talkin Boxing With Billy C” Radio Program Adds Affiliate In New Brunswick, Canada phil boxing
  • CIUT 89.5 celebrates a Toronto pop culture milestone on Sept. 13 beatles news

Asia/Africa/Oceania/Americas

  • Wayne Swan interview with Ian and Jamie, Radio 4BC australia to
  • Cape radio station resumes playing Brown’s music tonight za
  • A regulatory body for TV, radio soon: Jatua pti news
  • Radio City 91.1FM launches ‘Voice of Vizag’ contest media newsline
  • Company to acquire KIJI 104 FM guam pdm
  • Zimbabwe: Shamu Claims Government Will Issue TV and Radio Licences Soon all africa
  • Senegal / Radio and television group blacked out for payment default pr canada