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Radio News for Tuesday, 9/23/2008


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Radio and Records

  • CBS/L.A. Ups Weatherly, Moore, Weiner
  • Jeff Z Exits The Zone/Sacto
  • Thurman Leaving Curb, Record Promotion
  • CBS Radio Goes Fishing; Radio Is Its Bait
  • 35 Pivotal Moments In R&R History: FCC Requires AM Radios To Also Carry FM – 1974
  • Janet Jackson Parts Ways With Island Def Jam
  • Stock Market Snapshot: Sept. 22, 2008
  • Lynch Named VP/GM Of WLOK-AM
  • ‘Dave Ryan Sandwich’ All Gone
  • Clear Channel Spent Over $1M Lobbying On Localism, Satcasters In Q2
  • BMG Ups Rosenberg To VP Of Mobile Marketing
  • Arbitron Radio Advisory Council Extends Deadline For New Reps
  • Obit: Jack Boston
  • Dial Global Launches Five New Formats From Existing Assets
  • Insufficient Power Impeding HD Growth
  • George Bodarky Promoted to WFUV News & Public Affairs Director
  • Bubba Coming To Orlando & Miami?
  • 1300 More Wake-ups For Murphy
  • Chart Highlights: New No. 1s at Seven Formats
  • Updated: Inouye, Leahy Urge Arbitron To Pursue PPM Accreditation
  • WXRT Morning Producer Sets Up Shop
  • FM Sports To St. Louis In ‘09
  • Obama Gets CD Release
  • RCA Flies Home With 11 R&R Awards
  • Rowland Calls Foul On Ref
  • Metallica, Run-D.M.C. Up For Rock Hall Induction
  • Changes In WB Management
  • Radio’s Top 10 Spots
  • West Virginia Radio Corp. Chooses McVay For Interactive Development
  • Barker, DJ AM Expected To Recover From Crash Burns
  • R&R Convention: The Voice Of The People
  • R&R Convention: No Harmony On Performance Rights
  • Arbitron Cancels Sept. Week 4 Houston PPM Report
  • NAB Radio Show: No Gloom, Doom From Group PDs At NAB Show
  • NAB Radio Show: Selling Radio In A Challenging Economy
  • R&R Convention: Can Localism Save Us?
  • R&R Convention: R&R Talks About Alternative Business Models For, Well, R&R
  • R&R Convention: The Evolution Of The Smooth Jazz Species — The Time Is Now
  • R&R Convention: The Discovery Channels
  • R&R Convention: The Gospel According To Radio
  • NAB Radio Show: Even With PPM, It’s Still Radio
  • NAB Radio Show: Bruce Reese’s Guide To Better Living (In Radioland)
  • Marconi Winners Lauded At Dinner And Show In Austin
  • NAB Radio Show: On The Way: Gen Y
  • R&R Convention: The Gen Y Challenge
  • NAB Radio Show: Content Is King
  • NAB Radio Show: FCC’s Adelstein: Radio’s Future Is Local
  • R&R Convention: United We Stand In A PPM World
  • R&R Convention: Mixing Music and Marketing
  • Greenfield Crowned ‘Comic Wonder’ At NAB Radio Show
  • Live Nation Ups Garner To CEO, Global Music
  • Entravision To Launch ‘Agenda’
  • R&R Convention: 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
  • 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
  • R&R Convention: Ramsey Shows Off His CAPP
  • R&R Convention: Let’s Win Together
  • NAB Radio Show: Radio’s Bleak Outlook Extending Into 2009
  • NAB Radio Show: Sorting Out Multiple Methodologies

    All Access

    • Hall Of Fame Announces Nominees
    • U.K.’s Global Radio Sets Management
    • Management Changes At KPAM/Portland
    • Journal Radio Revenues Off In August
    • Price For Texas Trio: $1.2 Million
    • WSHY/Lafayette Plans Talk Flip
    • New Edge/Buffalo Morning Host? Bull!
    • Judi Diamond MOViN On
    • JB And Sandy Get Five-Year Extension At KAMX
    • Radio Columnist Feder Exiting Chicago Sun-Times
    • Ricky Roo Joins Clear Channel/Minneapolis
    • Steve Knoll Out At Dial Global
    • Todd O’Neill Helps Louisiana Hurricane Victims Through Song
    • Dr. Laura Starts YouTube Channel
    • ABN Radio To Move Onto OSU Campus
    • WPTF/Raleigh’s Jack Boston Dies At 50
    • Former CBS, RKO Exec Pam Hamilton Dies
    • Donations Sought In Memory Of Atlanta’s ‘Southside Steve”s Father

    FMQB

    • Senators Add To PPM Dissent, Arbitron Responds
    • Kevin Weatherly Promoted At CBS Radio/L.A.
    • SanDisc’s slotMusic: The New CD?
    • Coleman Study: Intentional Listening Drives PPM Ratings
    • Dial Global announces plans for merging with Jones Radio Networks
    • Opie & Anthony one step closer to new Sirius XM deal
    • CBS Radio station auction begins, retro-styled radio released

    Radio Ink

    • Dial Global To Offer Five New Combined Formats
    • Arbitron RAC Nominations Due Next Week
    • WMVN/St. Louis Plans Flip To Sports
    • Adelstein: Broadband An Answer To Media Consolidation
    • Auction Begins For CBS Stations
    • Rendon Joins Kalil As VP
    • Liberman Buys KVIB/Phoenix
    • Morris: Senators Right To Acknowledge Role Of MRC
    • Senators Express Concerns About PPM Rollout
    • Coleman: ‘Intentional Listening’ Drives PPM Performance

    Inside Radio

    • Analyst: August was radio’s low point.
    • Finance crisis has yet to hit radio ads.
    • Dial Global reworks formats, trims payroll.
    • Bids for CBS stations “underwhelming.”
    • Houston’s KPFT is back on the air.
    • Auto is stuck in reverse.
    • Journal Radio posts declines.
    • ESPN goes 24/7 with HD multicasting.
    • ASCAP Presents… The Mike Kinosian Interview

    Radio Business Report

    • What will the CBS Radio auction bring?
    • “Big Brother” booked for another year
    • RBR analysis: Farewell to Austin
    • Radio’s problem is perception
    • Group PD’s embrace PPM

    Radio Online

    • CBS Radio/Los Angeles Ups Weatherly to VP/Programming
    • Jeff Z Exits CBS’s KZZO (The Zone)/Sacramento as PD
    • Bidding Begins on CBS Radio Clusters Outside Top 20
    • Journalist Roland Martin Joins Tom Joyner Morning Show
    • Bonneville/St. Louis Plans Sports/Talk Flip in January
    • Eric Lynch Appointed VP/GM of WLOK-AM/Memphis
    • Arbitron Radio Advisory Council Nominations Extended
    • KUSS-FM (New Country 95.7)/San Diego morning hosts Tony & Kris exit the Clear Channel Country outlet after a little over four years.
    • Classic Hits WJRZ-FM/Monmouth-Ocean, NJ, moves Chris Van Zandt from afternoons to mornings
    • Sports KLSD-AM (Xtra Sports 1360)/San Diego morning co-host Dave Palet is out.

    Billboard

    • Janet Jackson Parts Ways With Island Def Jam
    • Metallica, Run-D.M.C. Up For Rock Hall Induction
    • My Bloody Valentine Brings The Noise At ATP
    • Crew Suspected Blown Tire In Barker Crash
    • Swift Lands New Song On ‘Grey’s Anatomy’
    • Metallica, Kings Of Leon Remain Atop U.K. Charts
    • George Michael Apologizes After Drug Bust

    Urbansite

    • News – Arbitron Radio Advisory Council Nominations Extended
    • Airchecks – Keisha Nicole
    • News – CBS Begins Auctioning Radio Stations
    • News – Chase Named PD for WQBT Savannah
    • Arbitron – Atlanta, Columbus, Kansas City, Miami, Milwaukee, Tampa
    • Arbitron – Pittsburgh, Dallas, Cincinnati, Buffalo

    All About Country

    • Shawna Russell Lands Sponsorship Deal
    • Paisley/Urban Effort Attracts 34 Adds
    • Randy Travis’ Christmas On The Pecos Releases November 4th
    • Richochet Hits The Road For Reloaded
    • Will Wall Street’s Troubles Mean Trouble For Radio?
    • Charlie Daniels Names Line-Up For Christmas4Kids Concert
    • Mica Roberts Plays Vegas
    • Saturday Is Emmylou Day on Nashville FM
    • Taylor Swift Scores Song On Grey’s Anatomy
    • Taj Mahal’s Maestro Is Americana’s Most-Added
    • Dial Global Merges 2 COUNTRY Formats
    • Jude Corbett Now KYKZ/Lake Charles, LA Imaging Voice
    • Joey+Rory Release First Album October 28th
    • Aaron Tippin Signs With Country Crossing Records
    • Rhonda Towns Meets Dobie Gray and Writers of Slow Rain
    • KUSS/San Diego Morning Duo Tony & Kris Are Out
    • Carrie Underwood’s ‘Carnival Ride Tour’ Extended

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