Radio and Streaming Media News 9-16-2009


Radio Headlines:

  • Online Radio Kingpin: Triton Buys Ando media daily news
  • HipCricket Makes Noise in Mobile Marketing, Heads for Profitability This Year xconomy
  • TNS: First-Half Ad Spend Plummets 14.3% adweek
  • Chicago Bulls to air games in Spanish on WRTO-AM chicago tribune
  • Talk Shows USA Syndicates Ferguson radio ink
  • More Than 235 Million Listen to Radio Every Week Reports Arbitron arbitron
  • Brown, Vaughn CC/Chicago Social Media Directors radio online
  • Radio’s new position: Director of social media inside radio
  • Kanye West fuels radio talk ny daily news
  • Matthew J. O’Dell,part-time DJ at KTTS, indicted for pornography springfield news leader
  • Legendary voice Cusick dies at 90 boston.com
  • RTNDF To Honor Nagler, Westin, Williams nts online
  • Rush to Leno show inside radio
  • FCC Wants New Look at Janet Jackson’s ‘Wardrobe Malfunction’ wall street journal
  • Tavis Smiley Awarded Prize by International Advocacy Organization reuters
  • Stunned film, music sectors react to Veoh decision cnet
  • Maybe Apple’s Onto Something with the FM Radio daniweb
  • Iain Lee to host Absolute comedy show broadcastnow uk
  • Satellite radio company XM Canada reaches royalty payment agreement yahoo
  • Sandilands denies radio gig is in doubt wa today au


Radio News US:

Business & Financial

  • Online Radio Kingpin: Triton Buys Ando media daily news
  • Triton Acquires Online Measurement Firm Ando Media radio online
  • HipCricket Makes Noise in Mobile Marketing, Heads for Profitability This Year xconomy
  • Clear Channel restructures two divisions inside radio
  • News Corp. CEO Murdoch: Ad Markets Are ‘Very Much Better’ smart money
  • Liberty Chief Would ‘Look at’ Trading Time Warner Stake for AOL bloomberg
  • TNS: First-Half Ad Spend Plummets 14.3% The decline capped off 5 consecutive quarters of negative growth adweek
  • TNS Media Intelligence Reports U.S. Advertising Expenditures Declined 14.3 Percent in First Half 2009 individual.com
  • Study: SocNets Top Media Plans for 2010; Traditional Media Outweighed by Digital media planner buyer
  • Syracuse David beats radio goliaths inside radio
  • Citi’s Parsons Said to Join Equity Firm ny times

Programming, Changes & Ratings

  • Talk Shows USA Syndicates Ferguson radio ink
  • Chicago Bulls to air games in Spanish on WRTO-AM chicago tribune
  • Jay Leno Show Coming to a Radio Near You mediaweek
  • WRTO-AM/Chicago to Air Bulls Games in Spanish radio online
  • Radio Reaches 92% of Americans Weekly radioworld
  • More Than 235 Million Listen to Radio Every Week Reports Arbitron arbitron
  • Arbitron: Radio Reaches Over 235 Million fmqb
  • Net Radio Listenership Rising radio 2020
  • Sign teens coming back to radio inside radio
  • Arbitron Radio Ratings for: September 15 Akron Allentown Cleveland Hartford Wilkes Barre radio daily news
  • Clear Channel Promotes Derrick Brown & Rick Vaughn fmqb
  • Brown, Vaughn CC/Chicago Social Media Directors radio online
  • CC/St. Louis Ups Aaron Hyland to Director of Sales radio online
  • Carolla returns to CBS Radio inside radio
  • KCMD Let’s “Freedom” Ring nts online
  • Chicago To Get New Radio Station … LAST.FM chicagoist
  • Theme Time Radio Hour with your host Bob Dylan: season two socialist worker online
  • KTOP to air Runners games cjonline

News & PR

  • Kanye West’s MTV Video Music Awards interruption of Taylor Swift fuels radio talk ny daily news
  • Retiring WABC radio veteran Bruce anderson wants news to take local ny daily news
  • Broadcasting Veteran Pens Open Letter To Radio One Founder hiphopdx
  • Talk-based radio is double the distraction for drivers the independent
  • Tommy Chuck: Program, Music & Interactive Media Director of Clear Channel’s 93.3 FLZ Radio Station examiner.com
  • Man indicted for pornography. Matthew J. O’Dell was a part-time radio disc jockey at KTTS springfield news leader
  • Radio station owner dies. Penny Allegood Smith, the owner of Opelousas radio stations KSLO-AM and KOGM-FM, died Tuesday from complications of liver failure daily world
  • Legendary voice Cusick dies at 90 boston.com
  • Fred Cusick, the radio and television voice of the Boston Bruins for more than four decades, died Tuesday. He was 90. dallas morning news
  • Cusick: A storybook career individual.com
  • Funeral Services Scheduled for Former KYW Business Analyst Fred Sherman kyw
  • In Brief – September 15, 2009 Google wins in suit from dMarc shareholders, IDJMG names Max Gousse SVP of A&R fmqb
  • Radio’s new position: Director of social media inside radio
  • RTNDF To Honor Nagler, Westin, Williams nts online
  • Levin’s Book Passes Million Sales Mark nts online
  • WBZ’s Dave Maynard inducted into station’s Hall of Fame boston radio watch
  • Nationally syndicated radio talk show host Dave Ramsey to speak gaylord herald times
  • KICX wins CCMA award packet and times
  • Radio host to star in show to benefit troops. Those who listen to 97.9 FM in the morning know not to expect boring or tame. carrol county times
  • Fans miss live radio sports coverage casper journal
  • Husky football unavailable on radio to most of Harbor the daily world




OP/ED, Political & Feature

  • naYES! 2 jacobs media
  • New “Urban Music” Formats that Don’t Serve the African American Community urban radio nation
  • The Scariest Stephen King Story Ever infinite dial
  • West Goes South, Some Stations Go Nuts infinite dial
  • New Cumulus Commission Cuts inside music media
  • Radio’s Sales Story hear 2.0
  • ESPN one-ups Radio hear 2.0
  • Outside, Looking In: FCC Considers Fining Conservative Radio colors
  • Republicans amass an army to retain corporate control of the public airwaves… bradblog
  • TV, radio host’s visit gets mixed reactions (Glenn Beck) state news
  • Beck: Without Fox News, ‘we’d be done as a republic’ prison planet
  • Glenn Beck’s Demagoguery, Right Wing Extremism, and Racism the peoples voice
  • Michigan State group protests Beck speech Radio, TV show host draws opposition at East Lansing event detroit news
  • Radio Talk Show Host Glenn Beck Chided as ‘Mad Genius’ by Website about.com
  • Beck antagonist quantifies its campaign radio business report
  • Socialists Target Glenn Beck and Talk Radio hot air
  • Drudge, Limbaugh, and the Sad Return of “Racial America” the huffington post
  • CNSNews.com Rush Limbaugh’s August Ratings Soar; Media Ignore the Feat cns news
  • Rush to Leno show inside radio
  • Rush Limbaugh hits racial bottom, digs beliefnet
  • Was Michael Savage Kicked Off His San Fran Station Because of Money? Or Ideology? queerty
  • Hispanic Groups to CNN: Drop Lou Dobbs hispanic business
  • Radio hosts to talk up immigration issues from nation’s capital smart brief
  • House admonishes and rebukes Rep. Joe Wilson: this, talk radio, politics and failed marriages examiner.com

FCC & Gov

  • FCC Wants New Look at Janet Jackson’s ‘Wardrobe Malfunction’ wall street journal
  • FCC To Further Investigate Janet Jackson Super Bowl Reveal Reasserts broadcast was indecent; says evidence is strong that CBS could have used delay broadcasting and cable
  • FCC To Take Another Look At Janet Jackson Case billboard
  • MMTC Asks FCC To Vacate Fine On LPFM radio ink
  • FCC pressed to cut fine inside radio
  • FCC Sends Staffers To Korean To Talk Broadband broadcasting and cable
  • FCC Daily Digest FCC

Public, Educational & Religious

  • Media Personality Tavis Smiley Awarded Prize by International Advocacy Organization reuters
  • WMFE: New local host for ‘Morning Edition’ coming aboard orlando sentinel
  • Garrison Keillor appearance postponed; will be rescheduled penn live
  • LEONHIRTH: WPLN joins information glut dnj
  • Charleston Southern University Launches “Buc Radio” pr web
  • UCF student sports talk radio show returns today orlando sentinel
  • WGCU to focus on health care issues in SW Florida fort myers florida weekly
  • Alumni sought for WMTH 50-year reunion niles herald spectator
  • A Spiritual Anchor, a Local Identity (WPOZ) radioworld
  • Christian Broadcasting Network Deploys SAS Framework individual.com

Streaming & Tech

  • Stunned film, music sectors react to Veoh decision cnet
  • Microsoft’s Zune tunes in to HD Radio tg daily
  • HD Radio on the Zune! radio 2020
  • Maybe Apple’s Onto Something with the FM Radio daniweb
  • Webcast Metrics Seeks Accreditation audio4cast
  • Seagate announces new digital-media player cnet
  • New Archos 5 Internet Media Tablet does it all cnet
  • Dual Unveils iPhone-Docking Car Radio twice
  • iTunes 9: Hangs causing user frustration cnet
  • UPDATE 2-Silicon Laboratories raises Q3 outlook reuters
  • Cracks show in music industry over P2P enforcement register
  • Radio station broadcasts from the sun heartland connection


Radio News International:

Britain/Europe

  • Pip… pip… pip… bleep! Radio 4 stalwart to leave after four-letter outburst the independent
  • One of these men swore under his breath thinking he was off-air. The other’s expletives triggered 54,000 complaints. Guess who the BBC sacked? daily mail
  • Radio 4 shipping forecast stalwart to leave after F-word blunder belfast telegraph
  • New owner outlines plans for BRMB and sister radio stations birmingham mail
  • Clyde 1 DJ George Bowie fights off ned who tried to pinch his record collection daily record
  • UK Jazz Radio sign up top Aussie singer and broadcaster as a Presenter to extend ejazznews
  • Iain Lee to host Absolute comedy show broadcastnow uk
  • Radio 2 salutes Benny Hill broadcastnow uk
  • Fun Kids to exit national DAB mediaweek uk
  • Green light for community radio station eastbourne today
  • Peter Andre sings for radio Peter Andre is to perform at the Radio Advertising Awards this Thursday at The Room on London’s South Bank. radio today
  • Sportsmedia prepares for 2010 Sportsmedia Broadcasting is planning its biggest ever World Cup campaign in the light of England’s recent qualification to the tournament finals in South Africa next year. radio today
  • Trent FM’s new drivetime host Justin Walker is to replace James Cook as Trent FM’s Drivetime presenter from October 2. radio today
  • Walliams to host Radio 2 docs Little Britain star David Walliams is to host a special tribute show on BBC Radio 2 radio today
  • France passes three-strikes bill register
  • Dalet Wins Coveted IBC 2009 Innovation Award 2009 digital content producer

Canada

  • Satellite radio company XM Canada reaches royalty payment agreement yahoo
  • Radio icon here to promote book rex murphy oak bay news
  • Film profiles Western Arctic radio station cbc

Asia/Africa/Oceania/Americas

  • Sandilands denies radio gig is in doubt wa today au
  • Kyle Sandilands Returns sky news
  • Kyle and Jackie O lose audience or do radio diaries lie? street corner au
  • MIX blitzes Perth radio rivals. MIX 94.5 was the big winner in Nielson’s sixth Perth radio survey, lifting its game in almost every segment and cementing its overall listenership lead. perth now
  • Students’ radio project hits the air the marlborough express nz
  • Veteran Tongan broadcasters launch new FM 88.1 station pacific scoop nz
  • RAM Rambling: Big FM maintains lead in Bangalore; battle for No. 2 intensifies exchange4media
  • Fever FM national marketing head Neeraj Chaturvedi – Fever FM hopes to break even as a company this quarter but not as individual stations radio and music
  • “Afghan Star” Television Host Joins VOA media news international
  • Newly installed radio transmitter proves to be dud dawn
  • Red Shirt Radio. Support for Thaksin calls for an unstinting commitment bangkok post
  • ‘Monico Kabuhi Ko’ radio program starts sun star
  • Uganda: End Media Clampdown human rights watch
  • Phat Joe off air for Semenya comments iol
  • Mwense DC calls for improved ZNBC radio signal lusakatimes