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Radio & Streaming Media News for Wednesday 06-17-2009


Radio Headlines:

  • AD LANDSCAPE CHANGING DRASTICALLY SAYS REPORT ny post
  • Cox Marketing Services partners with Orlando radio business report
  • Toyota Expands Relationship With XM radio world
  • Mega 95.5 hires David Miranda, Diane Fong as hosts chicago tribune
  • WGN takes steps to angle for young, male listeners chicago sun times
  • Air America takes to the Washington airwaves washington business journal
  • It’s a 2-for-1 ‘Ticket’ with FM simulcast toledo blade
  • DJ Debbie Mazella joins WJRZ radio family asbury park press
  • Fallen KFAN host Jeff Dubay flunks abuse program, faces jail time twin cities
  • HBO Sports chief apologizes for Artie Lange’s language newsday
  • The Radio Station of Tomorrow infinite dial
  • FCC Pick Backs Broadband Stimulus, Opposes Fairness Doctrine wall street journal
  • Obama’s FCC nominee: consumers are top priority reuters
  • WSU DJ fired, arrested on felony charges dayton daily news
  • Radio station launches three iPhone apps (kcrw) santa monica daily news
  • Sirius XM iPhone app coming this week, says customer support enadget
  • User-Controlled “Jelli” To Debut On Live 105 fmqb
  • CBS Interactive Group’s rapid online growth spearheaded by radio division rain
  • Digital Britain report in full. Mandatory DAB, seedcorn for mega-telcos, etc register
  • Commercial Radio Backs U.K. Digital Upgrade billboard
  • Emma Bunton presents on Heart Radio get reading
  • Giles Pearman appointed marketing chief at Global Radio brand republic
  • CBC moving to FM dial in Windsor digital home
  • Williams slams radio host for ‘crap’ northern pen
  • Sydney’s digital radio broadcasts get off to a shaky start. The nation’s most populous city joins Perth, Adelaide, Melbourne and Brisbane in broadcasting DAB+ services pc world

Radio News US:

Business & Financial

  • AD LANDSCAPE CHANGING DRASTICALLY SAYS REPORT ny post
  • PwC Predicts Slow Global Media Growth, But Strong Digital Push media daily news
  • Cross-Media Loss: Local Ad Revenue Plunges media daily news
  • ARF Revamps Audio Council. To address mounting issues in the radio business, the Advertising Research Foundation announced Monday it has revamped its Audio Council with a new mission and new co-chairs. mediaweek
  • Cox Marketing Services partners with Orlando radio business report
  • Toyota Expands Relationship With XM radio world
  • Toyota Camry’s Factory Installation of Sirius XM Bodes Well for Future OEM Deals seeking alpha
  • Apple Comes to Sirius XM’s Rescue fool
  • Music Sales to Fall 12% by 2013 as Online Passes CDs, PwC Says bloomberg
  • DirecTV: Pali Sets Buy Rating; Sees Sale To T or VZ barrons

Programming, Changes & Ratings

  • Mega 95.5 hires David Miranda, Diane Fong as hosts chicago tribune
  • WRKS news director Bob Slade looks for more black radio talk programs ny daily news
  • WGN takes steps to angle for young, male listeners chicago sun times
  • Air America 1050 Washington DC Launches radio insight
  • Air America takes to the Washington airwaves washington business journal
  • D.C.’s Air America debut brings Maddow, Montel and more examiner
  • It’s a 2-for-1 ‘Ticket’ with FM simulcast. Sports radio in Toledo will grow by a couple of thousand watts Monday when WLQR-AM 1470 takes over WRWK-FM’s spot on the dial toledo blade
  • A revolution in talk radio, Quincy resident helps create progressive talk radio station patriot ledger
  • RadioSpokane and Spokesman-Review to modify KJRB Reports khq
  • DJ Debbie Mazella joins WJRZ radio family asbury park press
  • Westwood One Announces Norm Pattiz to Continue as Chairman of the Board pr newswire
  • Arbitron Veteran Joins ROI Media Solutions mrweb
  • In the Know: Losing jazz radio format not smooth for some listeners naples news
  • Want to hear the Mavs? Stay with 103.3 dallas morning news
  • 105.3 The Fan to carry Texas A&M football dallas morning news

News & PR

  • Ex-KFAN host Dubay facing year in jail star tribune
  • Fallen KFAN host Jeff Dubay flunks abuse program, faces jail time; Attorney says he hasn’t failed a drug test since April twin cities
  • ESPN Radio’s local trio. Walking into the offices of ESPN Radio 1450 “The Hall” at 4 p.m. is like walking into a room full of old friends. mass live
  • HBO Sports chief apologizes for Artie Lange’s language newsday
  • Gutter talk snipes ‘Joe Buck Live’ debut usa today
  • Artie Lange Bags a Buck bleacher report
  • Artie Lange on Real Radio’s web site best talk radio news
  • Islanders radio voice Bob Lawrence dies at 70 newsday
  • ‘Voice of Farragut’ silenced. Lightning storm briefly halts production at Horne Radio, LLC farragut press
  • Burien Launches Its Own Radio Station At 540 AM btown blog
  • Oak Forest radio collector opens his ‘museum’ to visitors chicago tribune
  • Mowing accident topples radio tower (KFEQ) st joe news
  • Radio tower causing families to leave their homes (WOKR) news 10 now ny
  • Radio host shares his history in the industry with Dayton Rotary Club (Frank Jordan) dayton news

OP/ED, Political & Feature

  • Seven Steps to Better Radio Station Imaging dan oday
  • A Primer on Radio’s Future – an Interview with MediaPost’s Diane Mermigas hear 2.0
  • What If Advertisers Do Their Own “Radio” inside music media
  • The Radio Station of Tomorrow infinite dial
  • The RAB Should Know Better radio ink tank
  • An Afterthought 2 jacobs media blog
  • Video Sold the Radio Star wnew.com
  • An Extended Q&A with Glenn Beck men style
  • Democrats demand names of TransformRI radio ads projo.com
  • Radio Host’s Opponents Want Air-Time. A Yakima radio personality is running for city council, and now his station is figuring out how to deal with a federal law that gives equal air-time to candidates. kapp35
  • Dennis Prager: Don’t count on U.S. to help Iranian protesters daily breeze

FCC & Legal

  • FCC Nominee Opposes Fairness Doctrine Revival, Favors Broadband Stimulus tv week
  • FCC Pick Backs Broadband Stimulus, Opposes Fairness Doctrine wall street journal
  • FCC Chairman Nominee: ‘I Do Not Support’ Reinstating Fairness Doctrine cns news
  • Obama’s FCC nominee: consumers are top priority reuters
  • Genachowski Addresses Broadband, Indecency and Future FCC Plans broadcasting and cable
  • Genachowski Praised at Senate Nomination Hearing broadcasting and cable
  • Genachowski: FCC Must See With ‘The Perspective Of Consumers And Families’ radio ink
  • Broadcasters make performance tax case to lawmakers smart brief
  • FCC Daily DIgest FCC

Public, Educational & Religious

Streaming & Tech

  • Sirius XM iPhone app coming this week, says customer support enadget
  • It’s Official: Sirius XM Passing Royalty Fees On To Subscribers fmqb
  • Radio station listeners to take over as program directors. Jelli Inc., which officially launches Wednesday, lets listeners vote up or down on a play list of songs streamed on its Web site sf gate
  • User-Controlled “Jelli” To Debut On Live 105 fmqb
  • CBS Interactive Group’s rapid online growth spearheaded by radio division rain
  • Catch local radio personalities Dave and Geri again, now on podcast mlive
  • The Strange Saga of Chicago Sports Webio radio insight
  • Context Matters for Online Ads. Findings undercut networks that target prospects based on Internet use habits adweek
  • Apple warns about unsupported players’ iTunes integration cnet
  • Guessing game: How much money is YouTube losing? yahoo
  • Loading music downloads with fake porn p2pnet
  • Ofcom gets power to punish pirates. Regulator will throttle, cap, block filesharing register
  • The internet is as vital as water and gas. Every home will have broadband access as we aim for a digital Britain fit to take on the world times online
  • That Digital Britain report in full. Mandatory DAB, seedcorn for mega-telcos, etc register
  • Spectrarep, Ibiquity, Sage Partner on Emergency Alert Capabilities for HD Radio radio magazine

Radio News International:

Britain/Europe

  • The Independent’s Preston to edit Radio Times as Hudson departs mediaweek
  • Digital Britain: Radio industry open to switchover date new media age
  • Digital Britain: Wave goodbye to high-quality FM radio cnet uk
  • Commercial Radio Backs U.K. Digital Upgrade billboard
  • Emma Bunton presents on Heart Radio get reading
  • Global Radio names new marketing director. Giles Pearman has been appointed as the group director of marketing at Global Radio. music week
  • Giles Pearman appointed marketing chief at Global Radio brand republic
  • Helen Newlove launches radio station in Warrington next week warrington guardian
  • ALL FM in tune with Cuckoo how do
  • More community radio in the SE radio today
  • KCFM joins Lincs FM Group radio today
  • Producer promoted at Jazz FM radio today
  • Radio to go digital by 2015 radio today
  • New marketing man for Global radio today
  • Digital radio war (of words) A flurry of press statements shows the mounting tension between German public and private broadcasters. follow the media

Canada

  • CBC moving to FM dial in Windsor digital home
  • CRTC says it’s a go for Tantramar Community Radio amherst daily news
  • Williams slams radio host for ‘crap’ Premier Danny Williams denounced a VOCM open-line host for “pessimism and crap” northern pen
  • Media and Entertainment Spending to Rise broadcaster

Asia/Africa/Oceania

  • Sydney’s digital radio broadcasts get off to a shaky start. The nation’s most populous city joins Perth, Adelaide, Melbourne and Brisbane in broadcasting DAB+ services pc world
  • Sex talk from a Gen Y perspective the age
  • INDIA: Radio Mirchi celebrates anniv with a social cause asia media
  • South African AIDS Advocate Who Created Radio Diaries Dies Of Drug-Resistant TB medical news today
  • Court orders police to leave Joy FM’s premises journalism.co.za

Trades

All Access

  • Paisley, Swift Big Winners At 2009 CMT Music Awards
  • Report: Sirius XM iPhone App Arrives Tomorrow
  • Universal Republic Is Mediabase Most Added In Seven Formats
  • Comment Date Set For FCC HD Radio Power Boost Proposal
  • Three Legends To Posthumously Enter Radio Hall Of Fame
  • Sovereign City Sells WZUM
  • Ex-KFAN Host Dubay Faces Jail After Failing Drug Program
  • Jazz 90.1’s Jack Mindy Announces Retirement
  • WOKR Tower Neighbors Move, Claim Excessive RF
  • Tower Toppled At KFEQ Site
  • Jelli Unveils 100% User-Controlled Radio, Partners With Live 105
  • Vampiro Consulting Ready To Launch
  • Community Station Launches Testing In B.C.
  • CBC Gets Windsor AM-to-FM Move Approved
  • WRKS ‘Open Line’ Honored, Turning 20
  • WIL’s ‘Team Breadhead’ Set Komen Record
  • WWNU Has The Sweetest Listeners
  • Ryan Schuh Exits KJCE/Austin
  • Artie Lange’s Schtick Prompts HBO Apology
  • Dr. Laura Returns To Daytime At WCFO
  • KIT/Yakima’s Ettl Back On Air, Council Opponents Want Equal Time
  • B96 Hip Hop Events Gets MTV’s Attention
  • Dee Snider Hosts WPDH Bike Rally
  • ‘Chill Out Tonight’ Debuts

Radio Ink

  • Genachowski: FCC Must See With ‘The Perspective Of Consumers And Families’
  • Jelli Goes On The Air At Live 105/San Jose
  • Legends Named To Radio Hall Of Fame
  • Pattiz To Continue As Westwood One Chairman
  • Kizart Launches Kizart Media Partners
  • Air America Returns To DC
  • Missing From Radio-Mercury Awards: Radio
  • Newberry: Royalties Fight Is Not Over
  • McDowell: FCC Policies Must Not Stifle Freedom, Innovation
  • Court Retains Stay On Newspaper-Broadcast Rules Change
  • AM On FM On FCC Agenda
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers: Economy Accelerating ‘Digital Migration’
  • RADAR 101: Radio Reaches More Than 235 Million Every Week
  • Cox Marketing Partners With City To Decrease Crime
  • Archstream Management Service Launches, Allies With GAP
  • WSJ: In Radio Today, Small Is Better
  • CBS Radio Sees ‘Tremendous Growth’ Online In May
  • Jacobs Media Offers Blog App

FMQB

  • User-Controlled “Jelli” To Debut On Live 105
  • Performance royalty rocks Congress
  • RIAA-Jammie Thomas trial resumes
  • Smaller is better at radio
  • It’s Official: Sirius XM Passing Royalty Fees On To Subscribers

Inside Radio

  • PwC: Radio faces a long slog.
  • FCC pick takes middle-of-road approach.
  • Genachowski: No Fairness Doctrine.
  • Air America taps Sheehan.
  • Six Flags’ bankruptcy good for radio.
  • Tampa station disappears.
  • Crowdsourcing comes to radio.
  • Radio Hall of Fame to add three.
  • Inside Houston’s April PPM Numbers.
  • Family flees home, blames tower.
  • Power of Urban Radio Forum returns.

Radio Business Report

  • Westwood One taps Thomas Weisel for second round?
  • Financial maneuvering by Lincoln Financial Group
  • Air America Launches in D.C.
  • Pattiz to continue as Chairman at Westwood
  • Reorg and staff cuts at RAB
  • Oaktree expands in radio again
  • Blinded vets honor radio reporter
  • Tampa offender was not CBS employee
  • Arbitron vet now consulting PPM subscribers
  • Incubus to perform live on KROQ

Radio Online

  • Genachowski Appears Before Senate Committee
  • Norm Pattiz to Continue as Westwood One Chairman
  • PwC: Digital Spending Remains Main Growth Engine
  • Air America’s WZAA-AM to Debut in Washington, DC
  • Former KFAN Host Dubay Fails Second Drug Program
  • Lotus’ 27-Station Group Signs with Marketron
  • More Than 235 Million Listen to Radio Every Week
  • Radio Mercury Judges Toss Out Radio-Produced Ads
  • Groups Ask District Court Judge to Toss Patent Suit
  • Group Forms Radio Management Services Company
  • Nielsen Says CBS Radio Leads Interactive Unit
  • Arbitron to Re-Issue Phase One Numbers for Tampa
  • Jay Guyther Joins ROI Media Solutions as Partner
  • WDYL-FM (Y101)/Richmond to Change Dial Position
  • Jacobs Media’s jacAPPS Announces Blog Application
  • SSI Expands Syndication of ”The Allen Hunt Show”
  • Third Circuit Court Won’t Lift C/O Ownership Stay

NTS Aircheck

  • Genachowski: “No Fairness Doctrine”
  • Will You Rule Out Reimposing Fairness Doctrine?
  • Beck: “We’ll Alert The Secret Service”
  • Noory Marks Coast-To-Coast Milestone
  • Jarrett To Wake-Ups At WGN
  • Talk Media News Notes

Urbaninsite

  • News – Kizart Media Partners and NABOB introduce The Power of Urban Radio Forum
  • Jobs – Baisden Media Group Seeks Sales Manager
  • Jobs – Baisden Media Group Seeks Content Manager
  • Arbitron – Charleston SC
  • News – Radio One Feltonville Tragedy Fundraiser in Philly
  • Insite – Growing Minority ownership in Obama era; Back to the future with a win-win concept for the industry

All About Country

  • New Nikki Landry Aricheck Posted
  • May PPM Monthlies Due Today & Tomorrow
  • Julius Genachowski Goes To Congress
  • CMT Music Awards Crowns Winners
  • Today’s Conclave Webinar: How To Be A Great Morning Show
  • Jeremy Robinson Returns To KSCS/Dallas
  • A #1 Party For It Won’t Be Like This For Long
  • Hank Cochran Celebrates 50-Years Of Songwriting
  • George Strait’s Living For The Night Tops Add Board Again
  • Sugarland Gets LIVE On The Inside
  • Rascal Flatts Creates Denny’s Dishes