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Radio & Streaming Media News for Monday 07-13-2009


Radio Headlines:

  • Emmis Sees Big Rev Drop media daily news
  • American Idol: Ryan Seacrest Triples His Paycheck buddy tv
  • Interpublic: Ad Economy To Plummet 14.5% media daily news
  • Sirius XM Execs Sell Off 3M Shares of Company Stock radio online
  • Sitel will lay off 123 from WVa location. End a contract with XM Satellite Radio. charleston daily
  • Cutbacks, double shifts:The static of hard times philly.com
  • After hiatus, ‘Drew & Mike’ back on airwaves detroit freepress
  • ESPN/L.A. Celebrates 7/10 With Lineup Moves nts online
  • Half of top radio duo calls it quits (WKTT Sarah Waters) charlotte observer
  • Artie Lange Charged (DUI) ny times
  • Man gets 20 years in ax murder of radio host komo
  • Ex-radio host Russ Martin gets 2 years’ probation for assault charge wfaa
  • Volusia station owner accused of having sex with teen (F. Douglas Wilhite) orlando sentinel
  • Shannon Burke’s wife switches story, says shooting was accident florida today
  • 1010 WINS anchorman Brad Sherman dies at 83 ny daily news
  • Teens Not Into Twitter, TV, Radio, or Newspapers, Reports Intern read write web
  • Palin signs gun rights bill, appears on gun rights radio talk show chicago tribune
  • More Problems in Sight Surrounding HR 848 afro
  • Court rejects webcasters’ appeal of CRB decision rain
  • First Glance at Insignia’s HD Radio Portable wall street journal
  • Pandora raises new funds for Net radio business cnet
  • Rate of decline in ad spend slows for consecutive quarters media week uk
  • A rock ‘n’ roll original DJ Martin Streek symbolized CFNY’s unlikely resilience globe and mail
  • ABC Radio completes management restructure australian business

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Radio News US:

Business & Financial

  • Emmis Sees Big Rev Drop media daily news
  • Emmis Q1 Revenues Down, Loss Swings to Profit radio online
  • Emmis: Rocky road and hints of turnaround. inside radio
  • Emmis focused on balance sheet radio business report
  • Emmis says “tot ziens” to Belgium. inside radio
  • Emmis’ Smulyan Optimistic About Q1 Finances fmqb
  • Wegener Corporation Reports Results for Third Quarter of Fiscal Year 2009 pr newswire
  • Regent, Saga, Entravision Set Q2 Earnings Dates radio ink
  • CKX’s 19 Entertainment Announces NewPartnership with Ryan Seacrest yahoo finance
  • Update: $53 million for Seacrest. inside radio
  • Seacrest signs deal for ‘Idol’ and new projects google/ap
  • Interpublic: Ad Economy To Plummet 14.5%, Crawl Out Of Recession Next Year. media daily news
  • Sirius XM Radio (SIRI) Mature Trend: 107.6% Move in 146 Days fox business
  • Is Sirius XM Positioned for Government Contracts? seeking alpha
  • Could Sirius XM Be Positioned For Government Contracts? satwaves
  • Sirius XM Execs Sell Off 3M Shares of Company Stock radio online
  • Mercedes-Benz to Launch SIRIUS Introductory Trial on All SIRIUS-Equipped Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles yahoo
  • Sitel will lay off 123 from WVa location.A separate letter to employees attributed the layoffs to the end of a contract with XM Satellite Radio. charleston daily mail
  • Layoffs Coming Next Month for Huntington Business. Company officials say they have no other choice but to lay off those workers now that they’ve lost a contract with XM Satellite Radio. metro news
  • Radio lost half its drug dollars. inside radio
  • Cutbacks, double shifts:The static of hard times. Radio is losing ad dollars, while listening dips slightly philly.com
  • Clear Channel sells in Harrisburg. inside radio
  • GM reviews its radio spending. inside radio
  • Tribune Money Woes Hit CBS media daily news
  • AFTRA plays down SAG merger c21 media
  • Digital Downloads Creating Headaches For Labels Album sales for the first half of 2009 are down 15% from the same period in 2008. wrap
  • Total Album Sales Surge billboard
  • PRS CEO Exits billboard
  • Terra Firma In EMI Restructuring Talks With Citi billboard

Programming, Changes & Ratings

News & PR

  • Artie Lange Charged. “Howard Stern Show” regular Artie Lange was charged with driving under the influence and careless driving after being involved in a car accident in Toms River, N.J., on Friday ny times
  • Artie Lange, Howard Stern Sidekick, Charged with DUI in New Jersey – EXCLUSIVE AUDIO PHONE CALL auto channel
  • TMZ reports: ARTIE LANGE ARRESTED! best talk radio news
  • Killer of former Seattle radio host gets 20 years king5 seattle
  • Man gets 20 years in ax murder of radio host komo
  • Ex-radio host Russ Martin gets 2 years’ probation for assault charge wfaa
  • Former radio host pleads to probation. Former radio talk show host Russ Martin has been sentenced to two years probation in exchange for a plea of no contest in the assault of his fiancee. the eagle
  • Radio station owner out of jail after arrest for sex with teen boy in Volusia County orlando sentinel
  • Volusia radio station owner accused of having sex with teen ( F. Douglas Wilhite WELE-AM) orlando sentinel
  • Nudist & radio station owner accused of sex with teen boy 10 connects tampa
  • Shannon Burke’s wife switches story, says shooting was accident florida today
  • 1010 WINS anchorman Brad Sherman dies at 83 ny daily news
  • Wendy Williams begins new TV show app
  • Wilcots is voice of reason. Solomon Wilcots, co-host of Sirius Radio talk show cincinnati.com
  • DJ is one-man big band for farm products (KEZW Rick Crandall) high plains journal
  • Unemployed compete for radio resume ads Locals try rockin’ resumes on-air to reel in jobs kxan austin
  • On the Radio: Casey Kasem made the top 40 really count ny daily news
  • Keys Radio Station Blares Music Underwater cbs 4 miami
  • Fla. news: A Keys dive with panache herald tribune
  • Music never ends for this in-tune DJ (KDXX) rocnow
  • Aiken County rejoices with 94.7 FM for sixth anniversary aiken standard
  • Voice Over Actor Gets Cult Following (DC Douglas) individual.com
  • The show goes on for West Virginia’s ‘godfather of sports talk’ ‘I wasn’t good enough to play, but I could make it with my mouth’ wv gazette

OP/ED, Political & Feature

  • When your Product is “Free” it has to be “Priceless” hear2.0
  • PPM: If You Can’t Remember Listening, What’s the Point? hear2.0
  • The Dickey Ding Dong School of Management inside music media
  • Oh, Randy jacobs media
  • You’ll Like ‘The Radio Wave’ about.com
  • Lovers of Tech, Activate! Form of…Geeks! truth justice
  • “Live vs Recorded” tommy kramer
  • How Teenagers Conusume Media: the report that shook the City guardian
  • Teens Not Into Twitter, TV, Radio, or Newspapers, Reports Young Morgan Stanley Intern read write web
  • Requiem for a radio legend (Norm Pellegrini) chicago tribune
  • Radio call letters used to have an air about them la times
  • Twitter for broadcasters – how to do it right james cridland
  • We will miss the class act of radio host (Jonathan P. Casey WSNJ) the daily journal
  • The problem with main-stream media wilson county news
  • Letters: Radio music lacks variety argus leader
  • Palin appears on gun rights radio talk show yahoo news
  • Palin signs gun rights bill, then appears on gun rights radio talk show chicago tribune
  • Radio host slams Fong for not condemning homosexuality iowa independent
  • Talk radio doesn’t represent America baltimore sun
  • LETTER: By numbers, media is conservative wasau daily herald
  • Sotomayor Ads Hammer GOP Using Limbaugh “Bigot” Remarks huffington post
  • NPR’s Terry Gross Suggests Rush Limbaugh Damages GOP By Saying ‘Extreme Wild Things’ newsbusters
  • Are you ready to rumble? Birmingham council candidates exchange ‘fire’ in radio ads al.com
  • Scary haters online and on the air. Savage attacks Obama daughter examiner.com
  • Latino ad targets Limbaugh comments cnn politics
  • Murdoch: Media Still Supports Obama — for Now editor and publisher

FCC & Legal

  • More Problems in Sight Surrounding HR 848 afro
  • Fighting for Minority Owned Radio Stations bet
  • Battle over radio royalties heats up upi
  • PERFORMANCE TAX WOULD BE BAD FOR SOME LOCAL RADIO STATIONS nbc 40
  • Congress Investigates Radio Programming on School Buses usn
  • Pay to play for public radio? Corgan challanges lawmakers to benefit artists examiner.com
  • Court rejects webcasters’ appeal of CRB decision rain
  • AFM’s Lee offers to talk to Conyers about PRA radio business report
  • Floor Approval for Adelstein RUS Nomination Hoped for This Week Former FCC commissioner was approved by Ag Committee last week broadcasting and cable
  • FCC Daily Digest FCC

Public, Educational & Religious

Streaming & Tech

  • Steve Dahl to start CBS Radio podcasts chicago breaking news
  • New media reaches, and measures easily follow the media
  • First Glance at Insignia’s HD Radio Portable wall street journal
  • First Portable HD Radio Receiver Debuts at Best Buy radio online
  • Pandora raises new funds for Net radio business cnet
  • The 2009 Version Of A Transistor Radio… mel phillips
  • How the Media Wrestle With the Web ny times
  • The Rise of ‘Social Video’ Marketing ad age
  • HipCricket goes private. inside radio
  • Warner Music Group and YouTube talking again cnet
  • Radio stations croon their way into cyberia rediff
  • Public Radio and Public Radio Tuner for iPhone macworld
  • A New Twist on Internet Radio radio 2020
  • Teens Don’t Use Twitter: Morgan Stanley Intern cnbc
  • Survey: Teens shift from file sharing to music streaming yahoo tech
  • Nielsen Launches Largest, Most Representative Online Audience Measurement Panel in U.S. individual.com
  • Twitter Outsources Ad Model Development adweek
  • Listener Driven Radio Launches New Software For Radio, Giving Listeners Control mi2n
  • QuickPlay Media Inc. Closes $12 Million Funding Round individual.com
  • Sonic Solutions to Deliver New Movies Via Yahoo! TV Widgets and Reach Millions of Viewers Through Internet Connected TVs individual.com
  • Reuters Handbook of Journalism Goes Online media bistro
  • European publishers want a law to control online news access A group of European publishers has signed a declaration that aims to see its draconian Automated Content Access Protocol forced on search engines and news aggregators by legislation. ars technica
  • File-sharer numbers dip, says survey. Bluetooth takes a chomp out of P2P register

Radio News International:

Britain/Europe

  • Rate of decline in ad spend slows for consecutive quarters, says Bellwether media week uk
  • DJ Chris Moyles blasts ‘boring’ radio the herald
  • Overjoyed Zoe Ball tells radio show listeners: I’m expecting baby number two daily mail
  • Can video help this radio star revive Britain’s struggling music industry? the independent
  • Shaheen Jafargholi to host Michael Jackson tribute radio show telegraph
  • Radio star bringing Shropshire together shropshire star
  • ‘Spot the paedophile’ ad fears mirror
  • JACK fm gets an iPhone player radio today
  • Ditchy and Salty hit the road radio today
  • Bowen returns to Lancashire radio today
  • Whatsonstage.com tunes in radio today
  • Magic 105.4 takes to the skies radio today
  • “Radio Naba” back on air in Latvia the baltic course

Canada

  • A rock ‘n’ roll original DJ Martin Streek symbolized CFNY’s unlikely resilience, writes Bill Reynolds globe and mail
  • Rock Radio Website To Launch Online Radio Station broadcaster
  • Broadcaster Simi Sara moves from TV to radio with Talk 1410 show straight vancouver

Asia/Africa/Oceania/Americas

  • ABC Radio completes management restructure australian business
  • Sydney Grill to fill our airwaves. TRIPLE M stands to save a packet of money by replacing axed duo Myf Warhurst and Pete Helliar with a breakfast show from Sydney. herald sun au
  • Breathing new Life into broadcast wanganui chronicle
  • Child radio reporters voice against corporal punishment new kerala
  • Reliance BIG 92.7 FM launched in Shimla, adds zing to life khabrein
  • Big FM launched 45th station in Shimla ub news
  • RJ Mehak – ‘RJs need to be quirky, otherwise they go unnoticed’ radio and music
  • Qatar Media Corporation takes part in Arab Radio and TV Festival in Tunisia the peninsula
  • Pakistani Taliban Bomb Family Home Of Voa Reporter turkish weekly
  • Nigeria: State Radio, TV Stations May Join Rattawu’s Strike Today all africa
  • Reflections on media and national development jamaica observer