Radio and Streaming Media News 9-9-2009


Radio Headlines:

  • Internet Grows 37.5%, Traditional Media Declines 30% media daily news
  • Roger Hedgecock to do afternoon show on KFWB oc register
  • KYSR/Los Angeles Ups Rose to APD, Venable to MD radio online
  • John and Jeff Set to Launch on CRN Digital Talk Radio radio online
  • WHTK-AM will begin simulcasting on WROO-FM democrat & chronicle
  • First FM sports talk radio station broadcasts in Rochester whec
  • Radio tower vandals may have fled by boat herald.net
  • Secret Service ends Fla radio show Obama threat inquiry tampabay.com
  • Kelly Music Research Debuts DSD radio ink
  • Radio: Stay of execution? gorman media
  • Sanford takes calls on local news radio the state
  • Former US Rep. Mark Foley to host talk radio show washington post
  • FCC: Indecency/Obscenity Complaints Soar broadcasting and cable
  • Music Group Urges FCC Action On Ad War tech daily dose
  • Palm Beach County school district drops plan to buy radio station palm beach post
  • SIRIUS FM-5 Satellite has Been Placed Into Service yahoo
  • Apple intros iPod Nano with FM Tuner/Pause Feature apple
  • Apple to debut iTunes LP alongside launch of iTunes 9 apple insider
  • Pandora projects to hit $40 million in revenues this year rain
  • Chris Evans vows not to disappoint Radio 2 fans mirror
  • Kyle Sandilands suspended over Magda concentration camp slur adelaide now

Radio News US:

Business & Financial

  • Sirius XM’s Nasdaq Non-Compliance Opportunity seeking alpha
  • How can media firms keep pace? HRTS panel examines ways industry can adapt to change thr
  • Internet Grows 37.5%, Traditional Media Declines 30%, 2006-2009 media daily news
  • Chamber of Commerce plans radio ads. inside radio
  • EVC Entravision Communications Corp. trade Down 2.44% on volume of 32,942 shares transworldnews

Programming, Changes & Ratings

  • Roger Hedgecock to do afternoon show on KFWB The former San Diego mayor will start his new gig on Wednesday. oc register
  • Newly News/Talk KFWB Sets Lineup With Hedgecock, Ramsey radio ink
  • KYSR/Los Angeles Ups Rose to APD, Venable to MD radio online
  • ‘Footy’ returning to radio as sports talk host (WINZ) sun sentinel
  • Dr. Laura Is On The Move my fox la
  • Ex-Clear Channel exec launching Gabe Hobbs Media tbo
  • Ex-Clear Channel exec launching Gabe Hobbs Media trading markets
  • Laid off Clear Channel executive Gabe Hobbs starts his own media company tampabay.com
  • Stephan’s Talk Radio Countdown Expands radio ink
  • John and Jeff Set to Launch on CRN Digital Talk Radio radio online
  • Snoop Dogg Named Creative Chairman Of Priority Records fmqb
  • CUMULUS FLIPS FM 93.3 “QUALITY ROCK” DALLAS, LAUNCHES WROK “QUALITY ROCK 105.5” MACON tripplearadio
  • In Brief – September 8, 2009 fmqb
  • WHTK-AM will begin simulcasting on WROO-FM Popular DiTullio show moves to drive time democrat and chronicle
  • First FM sports talk radio station broadcasts in Rochester whec
  • Rochester gets Sports FM inside radio
  • FBLA Exclusive: CNN is Auditioning Talent for New Show fishbowl la
  • Red Zebra enters the syndication business inside radio
  • Legal Analyst Goldman to Launch Radio Show radio online
  • The Tony Kornheiser Show Returns To Radio metblogs
  • Radio Swap Shows Provide Snapshot of Recession poynter online

News & PR

  • Radio tower vandals may have fled by boat Possible suspects may have been seen by fishermen on the Snohomish River. herald.net
  • Secret Service ends inquiry into threats against President Obama on conservative talk radio show in Florida tampabay.com
  • Woman drinks herself to death on water — is radio station responsible? kansas city
  • In an economic age where even survival seems like an accomplishment, Acadiana’s radio stations are ahead of the curve. theind
  • WTKK celebrates 10 years as Boston’s FM talker boston radio watch
  • WJMZ-FM “107-3 JAMZ” Named Nation’s Top Rated Urban Station urban insite
  • CMA Announces 2009 Broadcast Awards Finalists reuters
  • With its clients hurting, ad agency finds ways to help star tribune
  • Kelly Music Research Debuts DSD radio ink
  • Kelly creates email-based music testing inside radio
  • Kelly Music Research Debuts Digital Survey Delivery radio online
  • Oprah, Obama, Steve Dahl, the Beatles and more — so many questions. chicago tribune
  • Gossip columnist Army Archerd dies (Had Los Angeles radio and TV talk show) upi
  • Arbitron Inc. To Present at the C.L. King Best Ideas Conference 2009 individual.com
  • Station raises money for charities at fair news tribune
  • Radio’s Eric Zane enters Reeds Lake Triathlon to raise awareness for rare childhood disease mlive grand rapids

OP/ED, Political & Feature

  • If I Were Howard Stern… hear 2.0
  • The Digital Hotspot at This Year’s NAB Radio Show hear 2.0
  • Radio: Stay of execution? gorman media
  • Superheroes Wanted jacobs media
  • A Day Of Beatles “Plus” infinite dial
  • The UK’s Radio Advantage inside music media
  • Is commercial radio really ‘bleating’? james cridland
  • Get rid of him. Shock jock Kyle Sandilands’ offensive reference to a concentration camp as a place where comedian Magda Szubanski would lose more weight should see him summarily sacked. heraldsun
  • FCC wants to control what you see, hear morning call
  • The Mainstream Media’s Temper Tantrum patriot post
  • Obama’s media skills face pivotal test politico
  • Sanford takes calls on local news radio + audio the state
  • Sanford on the radio: Key points made the state
  • Sanford Hits Talk Radio wolo
  • ‘Inside the Mind of Mark Foley’: Disgraced Congressman Turned Talk Radio Host abc news
  • Former US Rep. Mark Foley to host talk radio show washington post
  • “Inside the Mind of Mark Foley” Debuts on 960 AM broward palm beach new times
  • Follow the Leaders Rush, Glenn and Sarah dakota voice
  • Van Jones and the Boycott of Glenn Beck truth dig
  • Glenn Beck, an immense imperial goat? examiner.com
  • Glenn Beck’s new target: Mark Lloyd the daily voice
  • Rush Limbaugh Was Not On Obama’s Trip To Ghana modern ghana
  • Alex Jones publishes fake interview of President Obama with Charlie Sheen examiner.com
  • Joe Scarborough eyed for ’12 politico

FCC & Legal

  • FCC: Indecency/Obscenity Complaints Soar From Q4 First quarter of ’09 registers 245,000 complaints broadcasting and cable
  • Did Family Guy cause 179,997 FCC indecency complaints? ars technica
  • FCC’s Q1 2009 gripes of wrath radio business report
  • New FCC Commissioners to Speak at 2009 NAB Radio Show radiomagazine
  • FCC License Count: 14,355 Full-Power Stations radio world
  • Music Group Urges FCC Action On Ad War tech daily dose
  • Performance Rights’ Charges and Counter-Charges Fly… mel phillips
  • MusicFirst Member Says Station ‘Intimidated’ Artist; NAB Calls Ruling Request A PR Ploy radio ink
  • Record labels turned down airtime inside radio
  • NAB, MMTC counter MusicFirst at FCC radio business report
  • FCC Probes Corporate Radio’s Misdeeds mi2n
  • “Pay to Play” bill may affect local radio staitons. Proposed bill will tax stations to play music the round up
  • FCC Denies Petitions Opposing WQXR/New York Sale radio online
  • FCC Daily Digest FCC

Public, Educational & Religious

Streaming & Tech

  • Apple intros iPod Nano with FM Tuner/Pause Feature apple
  • Apple to debut iTunes LP alongside launch of iTunes 9 apple insider
  • SIRIUS XM Announces SIRIUS FM-5 Satellite has Been Placed Into Service yahoo
  • Good Day Sunshine as Beatles hits iTunes? Er, nope register
  • Music sources: Phantom Yoko Ono-iTunes story untrue cnet
  • Pandora projects to hit $40 million in revenues this year rain
  • First Look: Pandora Brings Their Streaming Music App to Android android guys
  • Logitech Squeezes Out 2 New Squeezebox Products big picture big sound
  • Tricky Internet Radio Is Worth the Effort radioworld
  • Spotify on iPhone: nice app, but no multitasking register
  • The PC is becoming the new TV, survey shows la times
  • Analysis: The Digital Revenue Slowdown billboard
  • BreakThru Radio introduces Comical Radio to the iPhone and iTouch pr mac
  • Songbird Gets a New Set of Wings the apple blog
  • Zcom Networks Acquires Balance of Shares Of Speedia Media fox business

Radio News International:

Britain/Europe

  • Chris Evans vows not to disappoint Radio 2 fans mirror
  • Exclusive: Radio 2 stalwart Ken Bruce on Wogan’s departure mirror
  • Dave Gorman to host Sunday show on Absolute Radio Comic, writer and presenter Dave Gorman joining Absolute Radio, same station as Avalon stablemate Frank Skinner guardian
  • BBC Trust to examine compliance in wake of Sachsgate broadcastnow
  • Tributes to Trent DJ and teashop owner this is nottingham
  • North East folk stars perform on Radio Two journallive
  • American football to air on BBC radio broadcast now
  • Tennant lined up for radio role bbc
  • Ofcom website takes second day off register
  • Global gives it more Heart radio today
  • Key 103 hires Manchester VO radio today
  • Viking grants Hull its freedom radio today
  • EU clears Bertelsmann, KKR music rights JV billboard

Canada

Asia/Africa/Oceania/Americas

  • Kyle Sandilands’ career deep in crisis after Magda gag herald sun
  • Kyle Sandilands suspended over Magda concentration camp slur adelaide now
  • Kyle Sandilands suspended from 2Day FM for death camp comments herald sun
  • Andrew G and Dannii Minogue to replace suspended Kyle Sandilands daily telegraph
  • Kyle Sandilands suspended over comments about Magda Szubanski australian business
  • Australia ‘radio rape’ DJ pulled over concentration camp gag asia one news
  • Shock jock suspended over ‘fat’ outburst stuff nz
  • Radio host fired over concentration camp remark jta
  • Aussie Radio Star Canned Over L.A. Holocaust Crack la weekly
  • How smart do you have to be to host an ABC radio show? the australian
  • Wayne Swan interview with Mike Carlton, Radio 2UE australia to
  • Sailesh Bijlani roped in by Big FM as Cluster Head media mughals
  • Big FM appoints Sailesh Bijlani as Cluster Head, Maharashtra and Goa exchange4media
  • Radio stations smitten by social networking bug indian television
  • Sound Waves That Break Barriers: Community Radio the sop
  • Over and out for Lotus FM’s Samuels the times za
  • Samuels walks after claims by staff iol
  • Uganda: Court Decides Radio Panelists’ Fate Today all africa
  • Bukedde FM now in Masaka, Mbarara new vision uganda
  • “I Will Educate The People Through Radio” daily guide ghana
  • Journalists arrested on suspicion – Minister daily news sri landa
  • Three arrested journalists to be produced in court daily mirror ik
  • Stations declare Sept 9 Radio Day nst.com.my