Radio & Streaming Media News for Wednesday 07-22-2009

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Business & Financial

  • Beasley Broadcast Group to Report 2009 Second Quarter Results and Host Webcast On August 4 yahoo
  • Grupo Radio Centro Reports Second Quarter and First Half 2009 Results yahoo
  • Lazard Takes Control of Mapleton Communications radio online
  • Arbitron sticks with earnings guidance as economy tightens radio business report
  • Sirius’ Q2: Expect Revenue Increases seeking alpha
  • Siri Earnings Roller Coaster Countdown satwaves
  • New Revenue for Sirius Can Come from Creative Places seeking alpha
  • Sirius Keeps Its Hands on the Wheel motley fool
  • Journal Broadcast Group Sells 1140 KGEM and 1490 KCID in Boise fox business
  • Tough road ahead for media stocks, despite run-up market watch
  • A $65 Billion Advertising Shift? More and more marketers are pulling out of traditional ad channels and spending it on themselves, says a new study. forbes
  • Tina Brown: Media will flourish in digital forest chicago tribune
  • Morgan Stanley Explains Media Upgrades Forecast local and national ad improvements broadcasting and cable
  • ‘Virgin adds News Corp-clause to TV asset sale – report’ individual.com

Programming, Changes & Ratings

  • WFLD eliminates seven off-air jobs chicago tribune
  • Former L.A. mayoral candidate will try out for his own radio talk show (Walter Moore KABC) la times
  • On the Radio: ‘KTU’s Michael Jackson weekend a ratings thriller ny daily news
  • Syndicated Michael Smerconish takes over morning show on WGST-AM from Randy Cook atlanta journal constitution
  • Crowley ends weekday show. inside radio
  • Omaha gets urban talk radio station. A new voice can be heard in north Omaha. WONE 1710 AM hit the air this week omaha world herald
  • Arrington Pulls No Punches at Former Employer in WJFK Debut (Redskins owner Daniel Snyder may be angling to buy WJFK) washington post
  • Cook Named PD of WNUW (Now 97.5)/Philadelphia radio online
  • Cook Named PD At WNUW/Philly radio ink
  • Coleman Insights Names Fugina Director/Technolgy radio online
  • Fugina Upped To Dir./Technology At Coleman Insights radio ink
  • Katz 360 Sales Adds Two Senior Directors radio magazine
  • Limbaugh, Beck sign Seattle contract extensions examiner.com
  • Steve Harvey To Pay Tribute to Michael Jackson urban insite
  • Video: Former MTV VJ brings new radio show to Birmingham (Alan Hunter Live 100.5) nbc 13 birmingham
  • Power 99 FM Philly Looking for Its Next Great Morning Show urban insite
  • FM stations to swap spots. Two radio stations in the Withers Broadcasting Companies group, WVZA and Rock 105 TAO, will switch positions on the FM dial southern illinios homepage
  • Local Richmond Broadcaster Signs Off (Kirby Carmichael) urban insite
  • Financial Expert Geoff Nehrenz, Now Host of ‘Let’s Make Money’; Saturday Mornings on WHLO 640 am. pr newswire
  • Arbitron Radio Ratings for: Milwaukee Morristown NJ Bridgeport CT Trenton Poughkeepsie Stamford-Norwalk Pensacola Newburgh-Middletown Monmouth-Ocean NJ Sussex Ft Walton-Beach Williamsport PA Hamptons-Riverhead radio daily news
  • San Francisco – June PPM Report & Analysis inside radio
  • EMI Announces Senior Digital Executive Appointments fmqb
  • Islanders fire radio team, will use TV simulcast ny newsday
  • Chris King, Steve Mears out as Islanders’ radio team ny newsday

News & PR

  • Clear Channel donates radio stations to support minority ownership initiative san antonio business journal
  • Clear Channel gives 4 stations to program my san antonio
  • Univision won’t renew PPM contracts. inside radio
  • Hispanic contractors’ group pulls video called demeaning to gays Organization that led protests of repeated use of ethnic slur on KLBJ-AM had clip on its Web site. statesman
  • Jacobs Media Teams With NAB in Philly radio world
  • The Summit @ The N.A.B. jacobs media
  • New York’s Pulse 87 Ask for Money from its Listeners, Then Returns it urban radio nation
  • NY’s Pulse Gets A Reprieve radio ink
  • Pulse quickens in New York radio business report
  • Best Local Radio Show Worth Unplugging the iPod For. Santa Fe Radio Café, 101.1 FM, KSFR santa fe reporter
  • Radio stations aim to raise money for Stockdale surgery idaho statesman
  • Norfolk’s Spanish-language station is more than music pilot online
  • Riding Shotgun with ESPN’s Dr. Jerry Punch ny newsday
  • Jeanne Jakle: WOAI’s fetching Kim Fischer leaving? (San Antonio Media) my san antonio
  • Paul Bunyan Broadcasting: Local radio stations nominated for awards bemidiji pioneeer
  • Matty, 2 stations nominated for Marconi Awards boston radio watch
  • Stephen Baldwin files for bankruptcy in New York (Has a radio show with conservative, evangelical Christian talk-radio host Kevin McCullough) examiner.com
  • 2009 Kellar Radio Talent Institute Wraps Up Tomorrow go blue ridge
  • Resumes Read on the Radio las vegas now
  • Hollywood’s Top-Earning Talking Heads msn
  • Actor/comedian/radio host/singer Jamie Foxx has hit the concert trail individual.com
  • National trade magazine story on the Agora and WMMS from 1978 buzzard book
  • Rock 101 KLOL love doesn’t die mike mcguff
  • Report: Ex-Fox News producer gets ten years for child porn the raw story
  • Rather Wins Access to Thousands of Documents in Suit Against CBS ny times
  • Choice of fans can’t drown out reason. Minaya, Manuel should keep their jobs sny
  • Familiar Voice of UE Hired For Athletics Position inside indiana business

OP/ED, Political & Feature

FCC & Legal

  • Senate Commerce OK’s Clyburn, Baker For FCC Vote from full Senate could come this week broadcasting and cable
  • Committee Approves FCC Nominees Clyburn, Baker radio online
  • FCC Commissioners trade notes radio business report
  • McDowell Sets Out Reform Suggestions radio ink
  • FCC’s McDowell Asks New Chairman For Internal Audit fmqb
  • FCC Commissioner Calls For A New Agency… mel phillips
  • Genachowski to “reboot” the FCC. inside radio
  • reboot.FCC.gov: a website devoted to FCC reform comes online. Eventually the new website for getting feedback will be open to the public, FCC Chair Genachowski says. For now it’s an internal portal. ars technica
  • Austin LPFM fined. inside radio
  • Arbitron Undercounts Minorities Diminishing Radio Advertising Revenue, Florida Says courthouse news service
  • Detroit Radio Bill Battle Rages On national journal
  • Artists seek fair pay for airplay; radio cries foul. Royalty bill pits singers against small stations detroit freepress
  • Broadcasters: Nothing fair about ‘Fairness Doctrine’ illinois valley news
  • FCC Daily Digesg FCC

Public, Educational & Religious

  • What’s the best use, if any, for KXOT in Seattle/Tacoma? reclaim the media
  • Rhode Island Public Radio Announces New Board Members pbn
  • Asheville FM backers start building studio mountain express
  • KKUP raising money to move station from Santa Clara site mercury news
  • Bay Area Jazz 101: I can’t get a clear KCSM signal where I live. What are my options? examiner
  • George Wein’s Folk Festival 50 Broadcast and Webcast – A Top Story This Week anti music
  • SDCC ‘09 | Mark Waid takes a turn as radio DJ (KCRW) reboot 6
  • Dialed In: Top Tens From Local College Radio miami new times
  • Catholic programs to replace oldies on 2 AM radio stations Journal Broadcast Group will sell KGEM-AM and KCID-AM. idaho statesman
  • Religion 101: What are the Christian radio stations in the Nashville area? examiner.com

Streaming & Tech

  • MLB Brings Live Ballgames to Apple Devices wall street journal
  • FlyCast Lands $2.1 Million for Radio Streaming Service digital media wire
  • ‘Billboard’ Frees Charts for Web Audiences adweek
  • Dropping The Paywall: New Billboard.com Offers Music, Charts For Free paid content
  • Public Radio Player: Free Public Radio For Your iPhone psfk
  • iPhone Gets Public Radio Player 2.0 App about.com
  • Public radio releases new iPhone app; analysts vary wildly on predicted impact rain
  • The Everything Device rain
  • Web Radio Has Momentum audio4cast
  • Chasing “Digital Pennies” hear 2.0
  • iLike talks download store with music labels cnet
  • MySpace Music: It’s all about the data cnet
  • Trent Reznor is a Twitter quitter cnet
  • Businesses atwitter over social networking sites (KZRG) joplin globe
  • Studios Marketers Are Defenseless Against Twitter, They Squeal valleywag
  • Bloggers Set to Respond to Black in America 2 with Live Chat urban radio nation
  • Microsoft to Shut Down YouTube Rival Soapbox Service bloomberg
  • Microsoft’s music streaming service radio business report
  • Google spins YouTube into future profit machine. Buzz Aldrin clocks moon landing denier register
  • Would-be Buyer Of Pirate Bay Backpedals In Court billboard
  • Pirate Bay acquisition still on track cnet
  • UK men pirate more than women; everyone confused over rights ars technica
  • Music Industry Lures ‘Casual’ Pirates to Legal Sites ny times
  • Blowin’ in the Wind confused in calcutta
  • Bob Grant and Richard Bey Return to the Broadcasting World on UBATV Two broadcasting legends debut on Internet TV outlet, UBATV.com dmn newswire
  • Diesel Radio: Les Savy Fav, Lissy Trullie, and More. Live performances and DJ sets are being broadcast all week from the fashion brand’s massive store in Manhattan! spin
  • MediaChannel.org a Hacking Victim media bistro
  • FlyCast introduces mobile radio station caching service telecom paper
  • Review: Insignia NS-ND01 portable HD radio crunch gear
  • Muji Stealth Shower Radio wired

Radio News International:


  • Arqiva secures Global’s share of Digital One multiplex media week uk
  • Global Radio and Arqiva conclude landmark DAB deal real wire
  • Radio hunt for city’s friendliest street yorkshire post
  • Coast hires Hampshire boss radio today
  • Ofcom’s latest licencees radio today
  • Arqiva has plans to go Global radio today
  • RSL had little regard for Code radio today
  • Kevin Howard is so Smooth radio today
  • Big City network has it licked radio today
  • U.K. Online Ad Spend Creeps Ahead Growth will move at a petty pace before gaining momentum in 2010 adweek
  • Popular radio station near bankruptcy. One of Radio 100’s biggest investors says he is pulling his support from the financially troubled station copenhagen post
  • Updated: Radio stations knocked off the air again times of malta


  • CRTC To Improve Public Access to Communications Services broadcaster


  • Radio rocked to its core. The mastermind of Austereo’s digital playlist hopes to rewrite the rules of radio, writes Adam Turner. sydney morning herald
  • Australian DJ Sets Off Sienna Miller: ‘Don’t You Dare Even Go There!’ access hollywood
  • Sienna Miller Unleashes the Fury at Radio Man e online
  • Sienna Miller turns air blue when asked live on radio about Balthazar Getty mirror
  • Miller slams radio host for Getty question digital spy
  • Sienna Miller loses rag on radio? google/uk press
  • Rocky DJ goes from bed to big time the morning bulletin
  • Calls to jam digital radio getting to Geelong geelong advertiser
  • Hello 106.4 FM announces “Ladies Day Out” media newsline india
  • Voice on the radio hindustan times
  • Government reviewing FDI cap for media indian television
  • ‘Does it make sense to be in the FM radio business?’ business standard
  • Hello FM Rjs all set for a Live expedition india prwire
  • Big Music and Home Video supports Fever 104 FM for “Fever Music Mahotsav” radio and music
  • Soon, hear sea link ads on FM radio times of india
  • Communications Authority begins the digital migration process lusakatimes
  • Broadcast blues on the way out Local radio station in Nong Yasai district in central Thailand sets example for keeping content parochial and non-political asia media
  • Alfa installs 120 new radio stations ame info
  • Uganda: Radio West Editor Wins CNN Award all africa
  • Mkhonza offers inside look at the SABC sunday independent
  • Grupo Radio Centro Reports Second Quarter and First Half 2009 Results yahoo
  • Hugo Chavez targets Venezuela media la times
  • Chavez eyes handing radio stations to socialists Chavez says radio stations to be seized could be turned over to Venezuela’s socialists yahoo

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