Radio News for Tuesday, 9/16/2008

Updated 11:45am

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Radio and Records

  • Global Shake-Up At WMG
  • R&R Meets Ike Head On
  • Roberts To Enjoy Memphis Barbeque
  • N.J. Attorney Subpoenas Arbitron On PPM
  • 35 Pivotal Moments In R&R History: Yahoo Buys Broadcast.com
  • Arb Plans Cell-Phone-Only Sampling For Diaries
  • Update: Houston Radio Survives Despite Ike
  • Host Suspended For Disrupting Palin Protest
  • Arbitron Issues Status Report After Storm
  • ‘El Chulo’ Replaces ‘El Cucuy’ On La Raza/Los Angeles
  • Advisory Panel Assembled For 2009 R&R Talk Radio Seminar
  • Dorman Steps Down From WODS Mornings
  • Watts’ Sole Role
  • Stocks Plunge On Lehman Collapse, AIG Re-Do
  • Washington Gets Obama and McCain Branded Talkers
  • Chart Highlights: New No. 1s at Rock, Triple A, Regional Mexican
  • Metallica Poised For No. 1 Debut
  • Best Buy To Buy Napster For $121 Million
  • MySpace Music To Launch With Major Ad Deals
  • Acampora & McCabe Back Together
  • Billboard’s Klenert Joins CC Online Music And Radio
  • Pink Floyd Member Richard Wright Dies
  • FCC Smacks KSEY-AM/FM With $8,000 Public Files Fine
  • Share Price Nets Citadel NYSE Notice
  • Destination: Austin!
  • Stock Market Snapshot: Sept. 12, 2008
  • Restructuring And Cutbacks Hit Westwood One
  • Syndication Scorecard: Sept. 12, 2008
  • Comments On Satellite Receivers Due By Nov. 10
  • One Host Dropped, Another Resigns At La Kalle/San Francisco
  • Connolly Returns As FCC Economist
  • Arbitron Braces For ‘Hurricane Ike’
  • SBS Helps Hurricane Victims
  • ‘Citizen President’ Selected For Jacobs Summit
  • Senate Committee Passes IP Enforcement Bill
  • More From N.Y.C. Council PPM Meeting
  • Arbitron: ‘Great News’ On PPM Sample
  • NYC Council Hears PPM Testimony
  • AWRT, MIW Present ‘Speed Mentoring’

    All Access

    • WMG Reorganizes Mgmt.; Cohen, Fleisher Upped
    • Emmis Temporarily Restructures Management Pay
    • MySpace Music Launch Looming; EMI Joining?
    • EU Approves Sony Buyout Of BMG
    • WMC Names John Roberts PD
    • Shreveport AM Sold
    • Chesney Closes Poets & Pirates Tour In Indy
    • Taylor Swift’s New Single Makes Big Debut
    • Iowa Chops To Air On ‘The Champ’
    • New Jersey AG Subpoenas Arbitron Over PPM


    • Arbitron Eyes Cell Phone-Only Households For Survey
    • NJ Attorney General Subpoenas Arbitron Over PPM
    • Clear Channel Radio Dishes Out Ice To Houston Residents
    • Citadel Threatened With De-Listing From NYSE
    • Best Buy Acquires Napster For $121 Million
    • MySpace Music Lines Up Major Advertisers
    • WRXP/NYC Launches Online Streaming & RXP TV
    • WDVW/New Orleans adds Ryan Seacrest

    Radio Ink

    • Bolton Upped To SVP At Dial Global
    • Arbitron Updates Market Status In Ike’s Wake
    • Radio Stocks Tumble With Markets Monday
    • 71% Redemption Rate For Mobile Coupon Campaign
    • RAB Again Streams WADV During Ad Week
    • New Jersey AG Issues PPM Subpoena
    • ‘El Cucuy’ Leaves KLAX/Los Angeles
    • Citadel Gets NYSE Notice Of Non-Compliance
    • SRN Shows Team For Hurricane Relief
    • Arbitron To Add Cell-Phone-Only Households In 125 Diary Markets

    Inside Radio

    • Emmis reworks paychecks.
    • Arbitron sees politics in PPM attacks.
    • Gulf Coast stations dark, some face alligators.
    • Radio pulls together post-Hurricane Ike.
    • Texas clusters pitch in with relief.
    • WorldBand leases more HD2s.
    • SBS turns to “El Chulo.”
    • The Mike Kinosian Interview

    Radio Business Report

    • First New York, now New Jersey jumps into PPM investigation
    • Lehman bankruptcy sinks stocks
    • Kenton Morris killed in plane crash

    Radio Online

    • New Jersey AG Anne Milgram Issues PPM Subpoena
    • Boston Radio Legend Dale Dorman Exits WODS Mornings
    • Arbitron to Add Cell-Only Households in Diary Markets
    • El Cucuy Exits KLAX/Los Angeles to Form Radio Network
    • Red Zebra Launches Obama 1260 and McCain 570 in D.C.
    • Tim Watts Steps Down as PD of WWIN-FM/Baltimore
    • Journal Names Andre Fernandez EVP/Finance & Strategy
    • Arbitron Issues First Hurricane Market Status Report
    • Anchorage Host Burke Suspended for Airing Cell Numbers


    • Second Lily Allen Album Due In February
    • Ted Leo Unveils Benefit EP, Finishing Album
    • Britney Makes December Date For ‘Circus’
    • Pink Floyd Keyboardist Rick Wright Dies At 65
    • Metallica’s ‘Magnetic’ A Lock To Top Billboard 200
    • David Cook Album Arriving Nov. 18
    • Metallica, Kings Of Leon Overtake U.K. Charts


    • Tim Watts Relinquishes WWIN PD Duties
    • Airchecks – B-Mac
    • Citadel Broadcasting Notified by NYSE of Non-Compliance with Continued Listing Standards
    • Arbitron – Plans cell-phone-only sampling in 125 diary markets starting Fall 2009

    All About Country

    • Old Crow Medicine Show Americana’s Most-Added
    • The Rubber Meets The Road At Emmis
    • Wanna Go To Gainsville?
    • Kenny Chesney Ends Season #7
    • Taylor Swift Sweeps MediaBase Panel
    • CRS-40 Agenda Set
    • NJ Joins NY Is Attacking PPM
    • Chris Michaels Takes KTTS/Springfield PD
    • Amy Bolton Now Dial Global’s Sr VP/GM News/Talk Division
    • Shane Media Weathers Hurricane Ike
    • Best Buy Buys Napster
    • IBMA Awards Set For October 2nd At The Ryman
    • Rhonda Towns Introduces Herself To COUNTRY Radio
    • Lisa Dames Stars As Patsy Cline
    • ‘Moose Shootin’ Mama’