Radio News for Tuesday, 9/30/2008

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Radio and Records

  • Obama, Durbin Push For PPM Delay
  • Bill Would Force HD Radio On Sat. Receivers
  • NABOB Continues The PPM Dialogue
  • Webcasters Welcome House Vote On Royalties Negotiation
  • 35 Pivotal Moments In R&R History: Duopolies Rescue Radio From Recession
  • Stock Market Snapshot, Sept. 29, 2008
  • Sirius XM Names New After Market Executives
  • Vancouver No Longer Clear
  • Columbus Exits Cumulus/Nashville
  • Kelly Steps Aside As WHAT/Philly GM
  • eMusic CEO To Exit
  • Lambert, Nast Form Rock Band Entertainment
  • Greaseman Returns To Jacksonville
  • Cadillac Jack Parks In WOGL Afternoons
  • EMI Music Appoints Handler Executive VP
  • UMG Names Harleston Senior Legal VP
  • Arbitron Adds Stavropoulos To Growing Technology Team
  • Rollover Beethoven!
  • Radio’s Top 10 Spots
  • Updated: Collins Fills PD Opening At KYLD
  • Updated: ‘The Beat’ Says Goodbye, Becomes ‘Digital’
  • Report: WXDX To Get Madden
  • Chart Highlights: Hudson Steps Into Urban AC ‘Spotlight’
  • Congress Extension Won’t Benefit Royalties Bill
  • Center Stage — R&R Convention Rewind
  • ABC Radio’s Anderson Elevated To Senior VP Of Programming, Distribution
  • Smiley Rolls Into Four More Markets
  • Syndication Scorecard: Sept. 26, 2008
  • Arbitron Forced To Scrap Houston’s PPM Report For Week 1
  • Arbitron Reissues San Diego Trends
  • Pietroluongo Named Billboard Charts Director
  • FCC Upholds Rejection Of CPs For RB Schools
  • PPM Coalition, Arbitron Submit Comments To FCC
  • Radio CEOs Emphasize Power Of New Platforms
  • UMG Plans Online Music Video Portal
  • Changes At Corus/Seaway Valley
  • Satellite Merger Dislodges Ernst Young From Sirius
  • Wilson Named NPR Digital Media Senior VP/GM
  • Bettelli To Exit Dial Global
  • SRA Applauds N.Y.C. Council PPM Vote; Arbitron Responds

    All Access

    • Now Obama And Durbin Weigh In On PPM
    • Shiverick Exits As MJI Interactive President
    • Radio Stocks Mixed As Market Dives
    • Travis Barker Released From Hospital
    • Revs Up, But Net Loss For HipCricket
    • Journal Buys More Papers
    • Portland-Area Translator Sold
    • Bryant Named Sr. Exec. Officer At KWAM/Memphis
    • Andrea Scott Named Market Mgr. For Main Line/Dayton
    • WWBA/Tampa Moves To 820 AM
    • Organization Still Fighting Dobson Inclusion In Hall
    • Garber Named LSM At KFI-KTLK/L.A.
    • Report: Nokia’s ‘i-Phone’ Could Roll This Week
    • Radio One Launches Voter Registration Drive
    • ACM Names New Officers
    • WTKK Adds Sliwa For Nights
    • Footy Out, Beck Back At WIOD
    • WSSP Sets Brewers Playoff Coverage
    • KTLK-F/Twin Cities’ Monosso Joins Fox
    • Mo’ Bounce … Primed To Shout Out Your Calls!
    • Walter Lee Dead At 63
    • Larry Pareigis Loses Uncle
    • Host, Playwright J.J. McColl Dies


    • New Bill Introduced To Expand HD Radio’s Reach
    • Web Radio Royalty Rate Extension Passes House
    • EMI Names Howard Handler EVP, Head Of Marketing
    • Cat Collins Joins KYLD/San Fran
    • Carl Anderson named SVP/Programming and Distribution for ABC Radio Networks
    • UMG appoints Jeffrey Harleston SVP of Business & Legal Affairs
    • Sirius XM stock predicted to fall to 50 cents
    • Live Nation comes alive

    Radio Ink

    • Most Radio Stocks Follow The Markets Down
    • Survey: Americana Format Shows Big Potential
    • BMP’s KXXS/Austin Gets Simulcast Partner
    • Make Money Now With Text Messaging
    • Bill Would Require Satellite Receivers To Include Digital
    • 1010 WINS’ Brooks Honored By New York City Council
    • Doug Stephan’s Good Day Celebrates 20 Years
    • Stavropoulos Named VP/Engineering At Arbitron Tech Group
    • Who Are The Best Managers In Radio?
    • Genesis Buys WMGG/Tampa

    Inside Radio

    • Barack Obama urges PPM delay.
    • Market meltdown: Ad impact TBD.
    • Digital downturn?
    • Congress tunes into HD Radio.
    • HipCricket charts triple-digit growth.
    • Wendy’s likely to revise its radio mix.
    • Journal buys — not sells — newspapers.
    • Mystery: What did Dead Air Dennis say?
    • ASCAP Presents… The Mike Kinosian Interview

    Radio Business Report

    • Radio’s future is multi-platform
    • Shotgun wedding for terrestrial/satellite radio?
    • ‘RXP giving away 1,000 concert tickets
    • Sirius XM a four-bit stock

    Radio Online

    • Obama Asks Arbitron to Delay PPM Rollout in 8 Markets
    • Genesis Communications to Acquire WMGG-AM/Tampa
    • Markey Legislation Would Boost HD Radio Integration
    • Arbitron’s Technology Group Adds Stavropoulos as VP/E
    • Columbus Exits Cumulus/Nashville as Market Manager
    • Assault Charges Filed on KLLI/Dallas PM Host Martin
    • WOR Radio Network Names Regional Affiliate Sales Execs
    • WPOW-FM (Power 96 )/Miami inks ever-popular morning host DJ Laz (aka Lazaro Mendez) to a new two-year deal
    • Border Media Partners’ Spanish Pop KXXS-FM now has full market coverage in the Austin
    • Tom Kelly, President of Marconi Broadcasting, exits the General Manager post at Marconi-owned WHAT-AM/Philadelphia


    • Bruce Springsteen To Rock Super Bowl Halftime
    • Plant: No Tour Or Recording With Zeppelin
    • Foo Fighters, Raconteurs Rock Austin City Limits
    • Kings Of Leon Rule U.K. Album, Singles Charts
    • Oasis, Ryan Adams Team For More Touring
    • Letters To Cleo Reuniting For Short Tour
    • Travis Barker Released From Georgia Hospital

    NTS Aircheck

    • Russ Martin Update
    • Scott Cox Back On At KERN/Bakersfield
    • Ike Blows Away Week One Of Houston PPM Results
    • Genesis Buys Third Tampa Station
    • WOR Radio Network Ups Two
    • Will They Re-Name It The Super “Boss?”


    • News – Eric Lynch Named WLOK VP/GM
    • News – Emmai Alaquiva Wins Emmy
    • News – Tazz Launches Urban Radio Coach
    • News – Crain’s Detroit Profiles WJLB/WMXD GSM
    • News – Radio One Philly Voter Registration Drive
    • Arbitron – Greenville-New Bern, Huntsville and West Palm Beach

    All About Country

    • Keith Urban Leads Happy Birthday For Marty Stuart
    • Charlie Haden And Grayson Caps Tie For Americana’s Most-Added
    • Duke University Student Spends ‘An Hour’ With Country Music
    • Obama & Durbin Urge PPM Delay
    • ACM Elects New Officers
    • Alan Jackson Scores COUNTRY’S Most-Added
    • One Radio–All Digital
    • AristoMedia & Broken Bow Release Craig Morgan’s Best Videos
    • Where COUNTRY Radio’s $$ Came From
    • Charlie Garner Memorial Sunday In Centerville, TN
    • Road Hammers Support The Race For The Cure
    • Program Note: Darius Does Letterman Show Tomorrow
    • PEOPLE: Mindy McCready Going Back to Jail Voluntarily
    • Wynonna: Christmas In October For The Troops
    • First Round of Performers Announced for The 42nd Annual CMA Awards
    • Carrie Underwood’s Carnival Album Contains Holiday Bonus Tracks


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