Radio News for Friday, 9/19/2008

Updated 10:30 am

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Radio and Records

  • R&R Industry Achievement, Day Two
  • Jacobs Summit: Presidents Of Radio
  • R&R Convention: Content Testing ‘Next Big Thing’ In Radio Research
  • NAB Radio Show: Martin Concerned About Localism
  • 35 Pivotal Moments In R&R History: Stern Lands First Affiliate – Aug. 18, 1986
  • Stock Market Snapshot: Sept. 18, 2008
  • Proffitt Named Market Mgr. Of CBS/Vegas
  • Jacobs Summit: Laporte Says Web Allows Audience Engagement
  • Jacobs Summit: Nikki Sixx Says ‘Listen To The Audience’
  • NAB Radio Show: ‘Analysis Paralysis’
  • NAB Radio Show: Advent Of A New Era: Radio’s Digital Age
  • R&R Convention: PPM: Lessons Learned
  • R&R Convention: PPM Prep School Comes To Austin
  • NAB Radio Show: Digital Radio Will Level Field For AM, Martin Says
  • NAB Radio Show: ‘The Best Is Yet To Come’
  • R&R Convention: Build On Your Talent’s Strengths
  • R&R Convention: PDs Juggle Chainsaws
  • WW1 Receives NYSE Delisting Notice
  • Arbitron Mails Toolboxes To Sales Teams In New PPM Markets
  • WKTI Joins Bratwurst On Sheridan’s Plate
  • Maynard Goes To Florida State Capital
  • NAB Asks Stations To Air PSA For Hurricane Ike Recovery Effort
  • Buckley To Lead Dial Global S.F. Sales Office
  • Workmon Departs Wilmington Public Radio Station WHQR
  • BMI Promotes Mason, Collins In Writer/Publisher Relations Dept.
  • The Conclave Debuts New Web Site
  • ABC Radio Networks Teaches Green Benefits
  • R&R Convention: Ramsey Shows Off His CAPP
  • NAB Radio Show: TV Campaigns Fail To Produce Big Pop For Radio
  • NAB Radio Show: Rehr Encourages Troops To Ignore Negatives, Talk Up Radio
  • R&R Convention: Mentoring Talent
  • Pink Notches First Solo Hot 100 No. 1
  • Reba McEntire To Receive Golden Note
  • Talent Shuffle In Cleveland
  • Deghan Named VP At Recording Academy
  • Donlon To Head CBC Radio
  • Radio Revs Drop 11% For August
  • R&R Convention: How The Web Is Won
  • R&R Convention: Digital & HD Possibilities
  • R&R Convention: Cross Country And Then Some
  • R&R Convention: Let’s Win Together
  • R&R Convention: ‘Take Pig, Apply Lipstick’
  • NAB Radio Show: With Consumers Tapped Out, Radio Needs To Reach Deeper Into The Advertiser Pool
  • NAB Radio Show: Radio’s Bleak Outlook Extending Into 2009
  • NAB Radio Show: Sorting Out Multiple Methodologies
  • NAB VP/CFO Williams Resigns
  • Sherwood Replaces Yusko As WW1 CFO
  • WOKY-AM Goes Classic Country
  • Nixon Gets A New Term
  • Emmis Declares Dividend On Convertible Preferred Stock
  • WW1 Schedules Call To Discuss Metro Networks Reengineering
  • Norman Whitfield Dies At 67
  • R&R Meets Ike Head On
  • Convention Sneak Preview Of ‘Soul Men’
  • Destination: Austin!
  • Arb Plans Cell-Phone-Only Sampling For Diaries

    All Access

    • Adelstein Talks About HD, Localism In Austin
    • Marconi Winners Announced
    • Friday At The NAB Radio Show
    • Westwood One’s Reorganization Explained In Detail
    • Destiny Media Reports Financials
    • ‘Comes With Music’ Launches In U.K. Oct. 17
    • ‘Guitar Hero’ Publisher Working On ‘DJ Hero’
    • Nashville Hosts Americana Awards
    • StreetPulse: Metallica’s #1
    • Craig Morgan Gets An Invite To Join The Opry
    • Sirius Plays Host To Kevin Costner And Modern West
    • Big Machine Reminds Taylor Fans To Submit Photos For Album
    • Couchman To Join SOS/Las Vegas
    • Martin: Address Localism Issues Before FCC Acts
    • ‘Presidents Of Radio’ Present Platforms
    • Radio Group Heads: It’s All About Perception


    • New Content Comes To HD Radio
    • Rehr Rallies The Troops At NAB Radio Show
    • Radio Execs Rip FCC Over Satellite Merger
    • Arbitron Releases Second Hurricane Update
    • Trina Tombrink named Sr. Director of Triple A Promo at Universal Republic
    • Ryan Seacrest comes to Greenville
    • Play MPE offers FMQB Metallica special
    • FMQB FYI… Links You Should Know About
    • Ex-chiefs have earlful for presidential candidates
    • satellite stocks fall after merger
    • will Wall Street troubles affect music biz?

    Radio Ink

    • Westwood One Gets NYSE Warning
    • Buckley Joins Dial Global As VP In New S.F. Office
    • Westwood One Gives More Details On Metro Overhaul
    • New ‘Wolf’ In Milwaukee
    • Arbitron Releases Toolbox For PPM Markets
    • McDowell: Program Reporting Is Needless Burden
    • Diary Calls Resume In Ike-Affected Markets
    • Donlon Heads CBC Radio English Services
    • Rehr: ‘Negativity’ Threatens The Radio Business
    • CC Online Music & Radio Adds Two Execs

    Inside Radio

    • Westwood One regionalizes sales.
    • “Radio Heard Here” campaign expands.
    • AMs on FM appear to be here to stay.
    • Radio’s “Delisting Club” grows.
    • Nashville’s WSM wins top Marconi honors.
    • Houston radio still on generators.
    • NAB donates toys to Ike evacuees.
    • RadioTime buys out its competitor.

    Radio Business Report

    • Marconi winners announced in Austin
    • Radio’s problem is perception
    • Group PD’s embrace PPM
    • Hail to the chiefs!
    • Financial turmoil felt in Austin
    • Arbitron cussed and discussed
    • RadioTime buys RadioSherpa

    Radio Online

    • WSM/Nashville Named ‘Legendary Station of the Year’
    • Westwood One Faces New York Stock Exchange Delisting
    • U.S. Ad Spending Down Slightly, Spot Radio Dips 10.1%
    • Arbitron Releases ROI Sales Toolbox for PPM Markets
    • CBS Radio/Las Vegas Appoints Proffitt as Market Manager
    • Finlay Acquires WBUK-FM/Lima OH from Clear Channel
    • Charlie Ochs to Exit CBS Radio/Tampa as SVP/Market Mgr.
    • Tom Sheridan Adds WKTI-FM/Milwaukee GSM Duties
    • Buckley to Head Dial Global San Francisco Sales Office
    • NAB: Martin, McDowell Express Concerns About Localism


    • Pink Notches First Solo Hot 100 No. 1
    • Eminem ‘Banging Out Tracks’ For New Album
    • Wilco Hitting The Studio Next Month
    • Radio Plays Ball With Vedder’s Cubs Song
    • The Dead, Allmans To Rock For Obama
    • All-American Rejects Take On The ‘World’
    • Beatles Cirque du Soliel Doc Coming In October


    • Arbitron – Pittsburgh, Dallas, Cincinnati, Buffalo
    • News – Soul Music Summit

    All About Country

    • Arbitron’s New ROI Toolbox Now Headed To PPM Markets
    • Americana Gives Top Honors To Levon Helm, Alison Krauss & Robert Plant
    • Sirius Debuts Kevin Costner & Modern West Tonight
    • COUNTRY’s Best Honor 2008 SOURCE Foundation
    • Craig Morgan Will Be Opry’s Next Member
    • NAB Issues Marconi Awards
    • Arbitron Summer Phase II Releases Continue
    • KFDI/Wichita Back Up To Full Power
    • Toby Keith Honored By Congress
    • Kicks 99 Augusta, GA Guitar Pull Set
    • Marty Stuart Celebrates His 50th Birthday
    • Big Kenny Performs For National Geographic Live!
    • High Horse Records Debuts
    • The Conclave Debuts New Interactive Website
    • Kellie Pickler Introduces Her 2nd Album On The Today Show
    • L.A. Gets Its Classic Country On Monday
    • FCC Chairman: Fix Localism Before FCC Does
    • Global Restructuring at Warner Music Group
    • WYCD/Detroit Gives Listeners American Idol Experience
    • NAB’s David Rehr: ‘Negativity Will Kill The Radio Star’