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Radio & Streaming Media News for Friday & the Weekend of 04-17-2009


Radio Headlines:

  • Is it the bottom yet for broadcasting stocks? radio business report
  • Cumulus to Return 99X to the Atlanta Airwaves radio online
  • AmpRadio 105.1 Debuts in Orlando radio insight
  • Kenny Stabler out as color man for Tide radio pnj.com
  • Co-Workers Baffled After Talk Radio Host Disappears (Aaron Aldrich WTNK) wmur new hampshire
  • Infidelity ad dumped by SLC radio station salt lake tribune
  • Harold Deutsch, Radio Innovator, Dies at 84 press box
  • Radio, Radio: How to Bring Credibility Back advertising age
  • Capitol Hill LPFM Briefing To Stress Importance Of Community Radio radio ink
  • U.S. Journalist Is Being Tried Behind Closed Doors in Iran all gov
  • Dial Global, Christian FM Networks Team For Format radio ink
  • Swedish File Sharers (Pirate Bay) Get Jail Time. Landmark decision to be appealed adweek
  • Study: Online Radio Gaining in Popularity mediaweek
  • Media Industry Veteran David Kennedy Joins FlyCast as CEO ereleases
  • Factories Producing Products With HD Radio Tripled Since ’06 mobile electronics
  • Russell Brand all set to return to radio with Noel Gallagher new kerala
  • Let listeners fund CBC: Report edmonton sun
  • Nova man banned from Easter Show after stripping naked live news au

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Radio News US:

Business & Financial

  • Spotlight on Cox Radio cnbc
  • Finerman’s Fine Print – Cox Radio cnbc
  • Positioning Sirius for an Eventual Economic Turnaround seeking alpha
  • Don’t Underestimate Sirius’ Triangle Pattern 3 comments seeking alpha
  • Is it the bottom yet for broadcasting stocks? radio business report
  • Entravision Communications Corporation Schedules First Quarter 2009 Earnings Release and Teleconference pr newswire
  • Ando Media and RadioTime Facilitate the Navigation and Monetization for Internet Audi businesswire
  • Radio Station Transactions Seek Their Lows radio world

Programming, Changes & Ratings

  • Cumulus to Return 99X to the Atlanta Airwaves radio online
  • AmpRadio 105.1 Debuts in Orlando radio insight
  • DJ returns to KBZN for third stint. Kelly Monson is back at KBZN deseret news
  • Chattanooga’s New Radio Alternative: Jim Brewer Talks about “Pulse News” chattarati
  • Kenny Stabler out as color man for Tide radio pnj.com
  • Stabler no longer part of UA radio team tuscaloosa news
  • Radio host Richard Ryan to broadcast Al Jolson salute from Eustis theater orlando sentinel

News & PR

  • More On CC’s ‘Localism’ Initiative radio and records
  • Co-Workers Baffled After Talk Radio Host Disappears. Police Say Man Not Seen After Leaving Home With Daughter (Aaron Aldrich WTNK) wmur new hampshire
  • Infidelity ad dumped by SLC radio station salt lake tribune
  • Miley Cyrus’ dad hurt by Jamie’s joke one india
  • Billy Ray Cyrus Slams Jamie Foxx for Miley Rant fox news
  • NAB Survey: Convention Attendees in Buying Mood radio magazine
  • Eavesdropping on radio listeners (PPM) north county times
  • Update: WARM radio off the air the times tribune
  • WARM Radio Ceases Broadcasting wnep
  • Not So WARM in Scranton radio insight
  • ‘Go Country’ a big hit as Stagecoach arrives. On the radio: Spanish hits debut and John Ziegler brings his new movie to Newport. oc register
  • WEEI partners with Comcast SportsNet in the first regional TV/radio programming simulcast boston radio watch
  • Editor’s Pick: Best Local Radio Station. (That’s Not Actually Local) WAMC, 90.3 FM valley advocate
  • Deutsch, Radio Innovator, Dies at 84. Harold Deutsch, who brought football programming to WCBM, 680 AM, died of cancer on April 13 at his home in East Hampton, N.Y. He was 84. press box
  • GET YOUR COUNTRY ON – AND YOUR DOG BACK valley journal
  • Radio news north jersey
  • Radio station’s celebration draws music fans to Indio the desert sun
  • Ex-radio host, principal Strelzin to help struggling schools elpaso times
  • Radio station 102.9 The Hog begins Rock Girl search on milwaukee
  • Radio station tries to “Feed the Need” in East Tennessee wbir
  • S4M at NAB 2009: Integrated Broadcast Management Solutions pr newswire
  • U.S. Newsroom Employment Plummets Most in at Least 31 Years bloomberg
  • As newspapers decline, journalism schools thrive la times
  • Amp Up Your Book Marketing and Book Promotion With Radio Interviews pr inside

OP/ED, Political & Feature

  • Radio: Is there a future? barnstable patriot
  • Radio, Radio: How to Bring Credibility Back. Marketers, Audiences Still Need a Medium With Human Touch, Local Awareness advertising age
  • Interested In The Future of Audio Content? the infinite dial
  • The Mother Of Invention jacobs media blog
  • Silent Radio inside music media
  • Radio Q&A: What’s on Their Minds. Radio World asked four prominent radio executives to discuss issues on their minds as the annual convention of the National Association of Broadcasters approaches. radio world
  • The Fairness Doctrine: What Does It Mean? cbn.com
  • Spurned ex-radical Bill Ayer’s speaks on BC radio boston.com
  • William Ayers to speak on Boston College radio show boston.com
  • District 3 council candidates in radio forum today honolulu advertiser
  • Rob Douglas: It’s time to question everything steam boat pilot

FCC & Legal

  • Capitol Hill LPFM Briefing To Stress Importance Of Community Radio radio ink
  • Low Power FM Briefing Set for April 23 on Capitol Hill radio online
  • Children’s Media Policy Council Wants FCC To Require Ratings For Ads. Association of National Advertisers says rating ads could be ‘ruinous’ broadcasting & cable
  • Tagliabue Takes the Stand, Testifies Before FCC Judge. Former NFL commissioner says Comcast CEO used veiled threat broadcasting & cable
  • FCC Daily DIgest FCC

Public, Educational & Religious

  • U.S. Journalist Is Being Tried Behind Closed Doors in Iran all gov
  • Paul Simon, Dick Enberg and Jim Lehrer to be Honored at WFUV-FM 90.7’s Spring Gala On May 6 at the Puck Building fordham university
  • ‘American Life — Live’ takes radio to theaters news ok
  • NPR Finds Tea Parties Channel ‘Pet Peeves,’ Organized by Conservatives and Fox News news busters
  • Respected Journalist Gwen Ifill to Deliver Simmons College Commencement Address May 15 pr newswire
  • Bob Edwards Given Sigma Delta Chi Award radio and records
  • Boise State Radio station falls short of goal in one-day fund drive idaho statesman
  • Boise State Radio’s spring fund drive goes into overdrive Thursday idaho statesman
  • DSC launches new classical radio station the spectrum
  • Alan Chartock, President of WAMC, Joins Quadricentennial Effort to Honor Folk Legend Pete Seeger readmedia
  • Miles College will launch its own radio station al.com
  • ANTRIM TOWNSHIP: $305,000 needed for Christian radio station public opinion online
  • Rev. Biggers to debut radio show coshocton tribune
  • Dobson: Media Mistaken on the White Flag dakota voice
  • Dial Global, Christian FM Networks Team For Format radio ink

Streaming & Tech

  • Pirate Bay defendants found guilty cnet
  • Pirate Bay guilty verdict: Now what? Setting sail for the Supreme Court the register
  • Swedish File Sharers Get Jail Time. Landmark decision to be appealed adweek
  • Pirate Bay: What About Google? billboard
  • Weekly Online Radio Audience Grows to Estimated 42 million Americans in 2009, Up from 33 million in 2008. Latest Arbitron/Edison Research Study shows continued growth of radio’s digital platforms; AM/FM radio continues its significant impact on listener lives; Use of online video and social networking sites also exhibit remarkable growth vocus
  • Study: Online Radio Gaining in Popularity mediaweek
  • Study: Online Radio Audience Grows To 42 Million Weekly. Online listening reaches 17% of population radio and records
  • ‘Infinite Dial’ Study Shows Online Audience Growing Fast radio ink
  • AMS Survey: Internet Radio Popularity Continues to Rise radio magazine
  • Media Industry Veteran David Kennedy Joins FlyCast as CEO ereleases
  • Kennedy takes CEO post at FlyCast radio business report
  • Google money machine records Q1 choking sound. Five-year revenue streak finished the register
  • Google To Place Ads Into TV Programs Shown Online media daily news
  • Grooveshark Sells Song Plays, Marketing Tools to Artists audio4cast
  • Factories Producing Products With HD Radio Tripled Since ’06 mobile electronics
  • Pandora CEO Joe Kennedy to address RAIN Summit rain
  • FM on Portables Is Likely to Be a Big Focus at NAB Show radio world
  • Web radio gets good news, so does 104.1 KRBE mike mcguff
  • YouTube signs Sony, preps site for studio content cnet
  • Bookmarking radio like a book? Pick up listening where you left off wlfi
  • The Whole Wide World Goes All-Request cd insight
  • Accessing and listening to Internet radio maciimumnews
  • Fisher Communications Implements New Hyper-Local Online Search; Technology From DataSphere Powers TV and Radio Web Sites individual.com

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Radio News International:

Britain/Europe

Canada

Asia/Africa/Oceana/Americas

  • Nova man banned from Easter Show after stripping naked live news au
  • Radio Australia transmitters stay shut, says Fiji radio australia news
  • Big 92.7 FM elevates Sonali Bhandhari to Mumbai corporate sales head indian television
  • Pro-red websites blocked, radio stations raided the nation
  • Community radio stations ordered to close temporarily the nation
  • Pro-Thaksin websites blocked, community radio stations raided – Thai daily individual.com
  • Ugandas Media Should be Regulated uganda media centre
  • MBC Signs Major Multiyear Extension of Programming Output Deal with Warner Bros. International Television Distribution web wire
  • 14 BBC (Bermuda BroadcastinCorporation) staff walk off the job royal gazette

Trades

Radio & Records

  • Study: Online Radio Audience Grows To 42 Million Weekly. Online listening reaches 17% of population
  • Kennedy Goes From Flycast Investor To CEO
  • 99X Never Left But Returns To Atlanta
  • Area 107.9 Goes Gold
  • Radio Execs Examine Radio’s Future
  • Harris Poll: People Blame Media For Economy
  • Stock Market Snapshot: April 16, 2009
  • Clear Channel Announces New Programming Plans
  • More On CC’s ‘Localism’ Initiative
  • Seacrest To Become 25% More Awesome
  • Madden Retires, Except For KCBS/S.F.
  • Star Media Group Forges Plan For Broadcasters To Rebuild Value
  • Williams To Helm ASCAP
  • ‘Wibbage’ Resurfaces In South Jersey
  • Street Talk: Those DAM Guys At X107.5/Vegas
  • Cutbacks Strike CHUM Radio/Windsor
  • What’s Up At WARM?
  • Bonneville Signs For Arbitron PPM Software Service

All Access

  • Jailtime, Fine For The Pirate Bay Founders
  • Cumulus Media Partners 2008 Revenues Fall
  • David Kennedy Named CEO At Flycast
  • Max Media’s Denver Deal Gets Filed With FCC
  • WKOX Increases Signal Power To 50,000 Watts
  • KBKY/Merced Turns On The AC
  • London Bollywood Station Set To Close
  • Star, Savage Start ‘SMART’
  • Lund Music Director Relieves Staffing Shortages
  • StreetPulse: Krall-ing Again This Weekend
  • Billy Ray Didn’t Find Jamie Foxx’s Comments So Funny
  • Yappy Days Are Here Again In Wichita
  • Marco Club Connection Offers Gloriana Re-Mixes
  • Ingraham Finds New Home In Phoenix
  • ‘Murph And Andy’ Join KXNO
  • Mutt Does The Chargers

Radio Ink

  • ‘Infinite Dial’ Study Shows Online Audience Growing Fast
  • Kennedy Joins FlyCast As CEO
  • Seacrest Out…With Another Hour
  • NE PA’s WARM-AM Goes Dark
  • VIP’s Heydman Dies In Car Crash
  • Clear Channel Sets Community Initiatives
  • Clear Channel Rolls Out ‘Premium Choice’
  • Salvatore Gets Compass, Will Chart Direction At CMN Sports
  • McVay Offers Training To Spacial Audio Radio Bailout Recipients
  • Broadcaster Bentson Dies At 87
  • Citadel Media Goes Green With SustainLane
  • Dial Global, Christian FM Networks Team For Format
  • Arbitron & Bonneville International Sign PPM Software Deal
  • Zell’s Trib Trouble: Buying Multi-Media Company Was ‘A Mistake’
  • Preliminary Results Show Cox Q1 Revenues Down
  • Capitol Hill LPFM Briefing To Stress Importance Of Community Radio
  • RTNDA & RTNDF Name Graham & Nassiri Executive Directors
  • Not So Sweet News For Alabama AM
  • iBiquity Breaks 140 HD Radio Licensees Mark
  • DiMA Announces Newest Member
  • Research Results: Radio Strong Throughout The Day

FMQB

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Inside Radio

  • iPods distract, but don’t destroy.
  • Online radio hits 17%.
  • Radio rethinks daypart strategies.
  • Hogan: Localism without intervention.
  • Radio’s inline with other media.
  • Star Media focuses on “asset recovery.”
  • “Hilton Head Project” looks to the future.
  • David Kennedy to lead FlyCast.

Radio Business Report

  • Cumulus Media Partners confident for 2009 compliance
  • Clear Channel putting more Non-Local programming on stations
  • Kennedy takes CEO post at FlyCast
  • Star Media Group gets SMART
  • Bonneville signs for new PPM software product
  • WARM off the air for good?
  • Kiss-FM Boise KeKe Luv starts marathon this weekend
  • NAB pushing for FM in iPhones
  • CC Radio: Less local programming = more local PSAs
  • Political spending continues in Minnesota
  • PPM analysis says listening is not just morning drive
  • Clear Channel adding syndicated programming in local markets
  • Radio revenue reports foreboding
  • FMC wants FCC in the monitoring business

Radio Online

  • Weekly Online Radio Usage Jumps to 42 Million
  • Cumulus to Return 99X to the Atlanta Airwaves
  • Industry Vet David Kennedy Joins FlyCast as CEO
  • Low Power FM Briefing Set for April 23 on Capitol Hill
  • Arbitron, Bonneville Sign Multi-Year Deal for PDA Web
  • CBS Correspondent Giles to Host Gracie Awards
  • Ryan Seacrest will expand his national show, “On Air with Ryan Seacrest,” to include a fourth hour of programming beginning May 4
  • KXTE-FM (X107.5 Xtreme Radio)/Las Vegas afternoon personality Dave Farra and former KXTE night talent Jason “Mahoney” Gentry are teaming for mornings as “The DAM Morning Show,”
  • John Madden, 73, is retiring from broadcasting
  • WSSX-FM/Charleston, SC, middayer Greg Pitt is out
  • WWQM-FM (Q-106)/Madison, WI, Promotions Director and midday host Jennifer Powers exits
  • WXDX-FM (105.9 The X)/Pittsburgh inks a 6-year agreement to continue as the flagship of the NHL’s Pittsburgh Penguins
  • Mutt, the voiceover guy with no last name, inks a deal to be the radio commercial voice of the San Diego Chargers
  • Clear Channel Debuts Support for Local Communities
  • Investor Class Action Suit Filed Against Cox Radio
  • PPM Proves That Radio Is Strong Throughout the Day

NTS Aircheck

  • NTS MediaOnline Weekly Edition
  • John Madden Retires From Broadcasting
  • Remember The Alamo!
  • PO’d In Pittsburgh
  • Not Feeling “Peachy” About Taxes In Atlanta
  • Jump, Jive And Wailin’ In Macon
  • Citadel Media Goes Green

Urbansite

  • News – “107.9 WRNB’S MOSHAY LAREN LAUNCHES THE LOVE YOURELF CAMPAIGN”
  • Arbitron – Weekly Online Radio Audience Grows to Estimated 42 million Americans in 2009, Up from 33 million in 2008
  • Airchecks – Eric Christopher Seeking New Employment
  • News – Radio One Restraining Order Hits The Streetz
  • News – Clear Channel Radio Launches Plan to Improve Program Quality for All Day Parts
  • Insite – Oscar Winner Jamie Foxx Apologizes to Miley Cyrus on Jay Leno
  • News – Not Good: Radio Stations Values Sink in Q1

All About Country

  • Altoona, PA Gets A New COUNTRY Station
  • Zona Jones Moves Bluer Than Blue To COUNTRY Radio
  • Tracy Lawrence Golf Classic Is Monday In Texarkana
  • Veteran Record Promoter Alan Young Loses His Mother at 92
  • Trailer Choir Helps WCTO/Allentown Raise $$ For St Jude
  • MerleFest Kicks Off Next Thursday
  • Digital Continues To Impact AM/FM Radio
  • Jimmy Roach Receives Lifetime Achievement Award
  • WUSY/Chattanooga Celebrates 25 Years
  • Bonneville Signs On For Arbitron’s PDA
  • Oprah’s COUNTRY Music Day Redux
  • How About Writing A Feature Article?