Radio & Streaming Media News for Friday & the Weekend of 07-17-2009

Radio Headlines:

  • Lenders may seize Texas radio stations (Border Media) my san antonio
  • Google Radio’s Assets Being Bought by WideOrbit reuters
  • Sirius says it’s not in Nasdaq compliance yahoo
  • Walter Cronkite, Iconic Anchorman, Dies ny times
  • Blagojevich to host talk radio show chicago tribune
  • Bill Gamble Returns to Chicago to Program CBS Duo radio online
  • Love Moves Up At Citadel Media radio ink
  • Wilbur Joins Compass as Manager/Programming radio online
  • Audience grows, but listening shrinks. inside radio
  • Arbitron Identifies Market-Level Cell-Phone-Only Household Estimates arbitron
  • Conclave Opens In Minneapolis radio ink
  • Hispanic leaders not satisfied with t suspension for KLBJ-AM talk show hosts statesman
  • Shannon Burke may go to marriage counseling, judge rules orlando sentinel
  • House Committee Keeps The Door Open… mel phillips
  • FCC Nominees Face Senate Committee fmqb
  • Guns N’ Roses blogger dodges time in slammer register
  • How NPR is Embracing Open Source and Open APIs orielly
  • Report: music fans cling to CDs, but discover music online ars technica
  • Shake-up at Radio 1 as ‘rising stars’ get top slots the herald
  • Laws to cost radio station $360,000 big pond news au

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Radio News US:
Business & Financial

  • Google Radio’s Assets Being Bought by WideOrbit reuters
  • Lenders may seize Texas radio stations. Three New York City-based lenders are set to seize control of the Dallas-based parent company of seven San Antonio radio stations, an industry publication reported Thursday. (Border Media) my san antonio
  • Radio station price drops in San Francisco radio business report
  • Sirius says it’s not in Nasdaq compliance Sirius says it is not in compliance with the Nasdaq’s independent director requirement yahoo
  • Sirius XM for Clunkers motley fool
  • Ad Spending Confidence Rebounds, Improves For Most Major Media media daily news
  • Blackstone Reportedly Advising Terra Firma On Restructuring EMI Buyout Debt – Update rtt news
  • Emmis Publishing, a wholly owned subsidiary of Emmis Communications Corporation today announced that Evan Smith is stepping down as President/Editor-in-Chief of TEXAS MONTHLY to become CEO of the Texas Tribune yahoo

Programming, Changes & Ratings

  • Blagojevich to host talk radio show on 2 Sundays chicago tribune
  • Blago Radio Is On The Air! chicagoist
  • Ex-gov gets temporary radio gig. Former Governor Rod Blagojevich has landed a temporary radio gig here in Chicago. abc local wls
  • Blagojevich to host radio show Sunday sj-r
  • ‘KMET Friday’ a huge hit but will it happen again? On the radio: ‘Buddy’ is found in Bali, Ziegler to MC Palin event. oc register
  • Tribute hails KMET personality pasadena star news
  • KILT’s new director has plenty on plate houston chronicle
  • STATIC: On radio, still some reasons to listen north county times
  • Bill Gamble Returns to Chicago to Program CBS Duo radio online
  • CBS Radio Takes Gamble In Chicago radio ink
  • Citadel Media Ups Mike Love to Senior PD/Urban radio online
  • Love Moves Up At Citadel Media radio ink
  • Wilbur Joins Compass as Manager/Programming radio online
  • Amid Changes at WQXR, Music Stays ny times
  • The New York Times Company, Univision and WNYC Partner to Preserve WQXR’s Classical Music Format tmcnet
  • Right mix for WTMX RATINGS – Tops Arbitron again, with Eric and Kathy still No. 1 chicago sun times
  • New Seattle Radio Ratings Arbitron’s ratings of Seattle radio stations came out today. seattle pi
  • Let the PPM era begin: new radio ratings are here minn post
  • Cowboys drop from first to last. When it comes to radio station ratings. The Ticket, no longer the official radio station of the Cowboys, continues to thrive. dallas morning news
  • Inside New York City’s June PPM Numbers. inside radio
  • Audience grows, but listening shrinks. inside radio
  • Arbitron Identifies Market-Level Cell-Phone-Only Household Estimates arbitron
  • Arbitron Ids Market-Level CPO Household Estimates radio online
  • Arbitron claims lead in identifying CPOs radio business report
  • Arbitron IDs Cell-Phone-Only Household Estimates fmqb
  • The device that may change the future of music programming The Portable People Meter is a mobile phone-sized gadget worn by consumers so broadcasters can monitor their listening and viewing habits. Sounds like Big Brother, doesn’t it? guardian.co.uk
  • Sports radio station WNSP-FM in Mobile off air temporarily al.com
  • Area’s first HD radio station on the air olean times herald
  • Info 101: Sports talk radio in Buffalo examiner/buffalo sports
  • V-103 morning co-host Frank Ski’s contract is up in October – Should he stay? urban radio nation
  • Main Line launches FM talk radio station business first louisville
  • Upstate icon returns to the airwaves. Nancy Welch, former host and executive producer of The Nancy Welch Show, is coming back to the airwaves with a brand new 1-hour radio show greenville online
  • WEXT gives local musicians airplay, and Chris Wienk is the driving force albany times union
  • FM rock station 96.1’s switch to ESPN format offers friendly competition to WBBL mlive grand rapids
  • Check out HD2 radio for smooth jazz deseret news salt lake
  • Ensemble hits the airwaves. Looking ahead to its 25th anniversary season, Choral Arts Ensemble will be featured Sunday on a KNXR radio special rochester post bulletin
  • Mike Morgan returns to the airwaves on 1400 Former USC radio announcer returns for afternoon show at 1400 The Team gamecocks
  • Morgan Back On The Air wltx
  • Kingery’s radio role reduced The broadcaster will be limited mostly to home games for the rest of the season after an outburst on a team bus in L.A. By Patrick Saunders denver post
  • IceHogs radio voice Mike Peck hopes to return home soon wrex rockford
  • WUMP/WVNN New Titans Homes In Huntsville titans radio
  • SEC Football Goes FM Radio wjtv jackson

News & PR

  • Walter Cronkite, Iconic Anchorman, Dies ny times
  • Walter Cronkite Dead; Began Career in Radio about.com
  • Conclave Opens In Minneapolis radio ink
  • Hispanic leaders not satisfied with two-week suspension for KLBJ-AM talk show hosts statesman
  • Hispanic leaders seek more action from KLBJ-AM talk hosts Pair were suspended after ethnic slur to describe illegal immigrants was uttered repeatedly on morning show statesman
  • Shannon Burke may go to marriage counseling, judge rules orlando sentinel
  • Judge OKs marriage counseling for former Orlando radio host who shot wife sun sentinel
  • Radio Host Shooting. A judge has ruled that former radio host Shannon Burke may go to marriage counseling sessions with the wife he shot in the head, but he can’t see her anywhere else. wctv
  • Close call for WCBE’s “Shakin’ It” Host John Peterson recovering after heart attack columbus the other paper
  • Grass Fire Claims KIID Towers radio magazine
  • Texas Radio Hall of Fame Ballot texasradiohalloffame.com
  • Ryan Seacrest to Host Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charities Hearts and Hands Gala October 24th individual.com
  • NTS MediaOnline Weekly Edition nts online
  • Radio Host Reveals Dark Details Behind D’Arcy Call spinner
  • Talking up Starkville business on the radio the columbus dispatch
  • Station Manager featured in Radio Ink (Nancy McKinley)  suburban
  • Local broadcaster will Chair MAB connect midmichigan
  • ‘Wolfman’ Dave celebrates three years at KHEN radio salido mountain mail
  • WMGQ, WCTC take top honors at Ad Club awards north south brunswick sentinel

OP/ED, Political & Feature

  • Can Radio and Television Partner Together? red sat
  • A few radio talk show pointers for Blago chicago sun times
  • Radio: What business are you REALLY in? hear2.0
  • Remember when “Music” was on the Radio? hear2.0
  • Radio’s Stupid Consolidation Tricks inside music media
  • WBCN’s glory days boston.com
  • R.I.P. WBCN-FM, “The Rock of Boston” limewire music blog
  • Radio Submits Its Applications. The future of U.S. radio is on mobile devices like the Apple iPhone and BlackBerry. Those who grasp this now will survive. Those who don’t will go the way of AM music radio. radio world
  • Five years of Jack. examiner/dallas radio
  • Local DJs ponder the decline — and potential demise — of broadcast radio cs indy
  • Tired radio oldies anything but goodies to this tortured ear recordnet
  • FM RADIO: SAME AS IT EVER WAS the valley dispatch
  • A Note on Classical Music Radio in Knoxville metro pulse
  • Why journalism matters: Lionel Barber’s speech in full post gazette
  • United’s Guitar Debacle Yields Brand Lessons adweek
  • Lib talker, Lou Dobbs now asking eligibility questions Radio, television, newspapers taking note of long-running dispute wnd
  • Paranoia strikes when right-wing radio goes silent oregon live
  • Bill O’Reilly Sues Glenn Beck For Meltdown Infringement daily kos
  • Hear Broward’s Republican chief on the radio (WWNN) sun sentinel
  • The Islamicist in the Room. Fort Lauderdale’s WFTL-AM (850) talk-radio host Joyce Kaufman is smelling conspiracy everywhere lately. new times broward
  • Air America Is The Most “Left-est” nts online

FCC & Legal

  • LPFM Promotes July 20 National Call-In Day radio world
  • House Committee Keeps The Door Open… mel phillips
  • Minority groups reject move-in proposal. inside radio
  • Even More Support For Local Radio Freedom Act radio ink
  • Copps identifies his public interest priorities for the FCC reclaim the media
  • House To Hold FCC Oversight Hearing Genachowski, McDowell and Copps all expected to testify broadcasting and cable
  • FCC Nominees To Get Vote July 21 Clyburn, Baker expected to be confirmed broadcasting and cable
  • FCC Nominees Face Senate Committee fmqb
  • Genachowski Begins Naming Bureau Chiefs Taps Ruth Milkman as wireless bureau chief, James Schlichting senior deputy chief broadcasting and cable
  • Genachowski To Testify On Kids TV Law Will appear at hearing on rethinking Children’s TV Act in digital age broadcasting and cable
  • FCC Daily Digest FCC

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Public, Educational & Religious

  • Homage to the Women of Public Radio.. the public domain
  • David Duff: Dean being disingenuous about WUFT format change gainesville.com
  • KPFA: Ten Years After the 1999 Hijack Attempt the berkeley daily planet
  • Hello from Larry Monroe. Who knew that Larry Monroe came up with David Letterman? We received this post today from Larry Monroe, who’s at the center of controversy at KUT austin 360
  • Local independent radio station not just for music meadville tribune
  • Cricket & Seagull on MormonTimes.com: Mormon Channel – LDS radio deseret news

Streaming & Tech

  • Internet Capabilites for Broadcast: Bridging the Gap radio 2020
  • Guns N’ Roses blogger dodges time in slammer register
  • Guns N’ Roses song leaker sentenced, probe continues cnet
  • Music industry wants cut of Pirate Bay sale cnet
  • Pirate Bay exec no longer compares RIAA to Stalin cnet
  • In the Netherlands, only losers pay for downloads nrc.nl
  • Tuner2 app enables Flash streaming radio for the iPhone tg daily
  • Verizon Wireless to Push Slacker Radio to BlackBerry Storm phone scoop
  • Internet radio station WOXY moving to Austin Outfit to share Austin Theater with ME Television, start broadcasting Sept. 8. statesman
  • How NPR is Embracing Open Source and Open APIs orielly
  • Report: music fans cling to CDs, but discover music online ars technica
  • SweetFM Brings Last.FM To Mac Desktops sconic state
  • Pioneer portable radio puts satellite in your pocket canada.com
  • Free to Keep Your Hands on the Wheel New Gadget Turns Car Radio Into Hands-Free Phone consumer electronics net
  • Transform a netbook into a Net radio jukebox rain
  • AOL: We’re a Music Destination, Not a Radio yahoo tech
  • Google Sees YouTube Profitable In Near Future billboard
  • Reports: Microsoft and Yahoo close to search ad deal industry standard
  • Google sells to WideOrbit. inside radio

Radio News International:




  • Laws to cost radio station $360,000. News Radio host John Laws’ persistent flouting of the on-air advertising laws has cost his radio station $360,000, in a judgment by the Federal Court. big pond news
  • Australia’s Triple J – doing it right online james cridland
  • Sausage stop wreaks havoc. A truck driver came to an abrupt halt at a fundraising barbecue outside the Radio Network building in Auckland on Friday morning. tvnz
  • Copyright Board to start royalty hearings from 28 July radio and music
  • Radio Mirchi continues lead in metros radio and music
  • National debate on radio stations’ future in Venezuela gets slowly underway vh headline

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