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July 22, 2016
eQB COVER STORY

Bill Tanner, SVP/Programming, SummitMedia


Sometimes it’s prudent to look back before you move ahead, especially when your reference point is a legendary radio programmer and personality like Bill Tanner who has been integrally involved with the business of radio from the early 70’s right up until today. One could actually write a book about Tanner’s radio career and the many influences he’s had on the medium for the past sixty years, but we’ll have to suffice the appetite with an interview piece with one of the most fascinating personalities to serve this business.[more]

PROGRAMMING TO WIN
Winning Within the Margin of Error

This week, Richard Harker brings us a very timely Programming to Win column, looking at how Presidential polling numbers compare to radio ratings. Harker reminds us that in both cases, the data provided is just an estimate and to think carefully about how to interpret such numbers.
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QUESTION OF THE WEEK





 
Who is on your “Mt. Rushmore” of radio programmers and/or on-air personalities? [more]
HOT SHOTS




FMQB takes you backstage and on stage with our friends at WHKF & WLAN for #TrendFest 2016 with Charlie Puth, Troye Sivan, Daya, Nathan Sykes, Shawn Hook and Melanie Martinez. [more]
THIS WEEK IN FMQB HISTORY




Nikki Nite, Tony Smith, Maxwell, Dan Mason, Jeff "JR" Rizzo,
Scott Shannon, Wolfman Jack
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Breaking News
iHeartMedia St. Louis Names A.J. SVP/Programming
Entercom Communications Reports Second Quarter Results
Apple Reports Third Quarter Results
Scott Shannon to Host NAB Marconi Radio Awards
Steph Lova Returns To WPGC/Washington, DC
DigitalRadioTracker.com Simplifies Broadcast Monitoring Worldwide
July 26, 2016
Brian Beasley Named Chief Operating Officer of Beasley Media Group, Inc.
2016 NAB Marconi Radio Award Finalists Announced
SiriusXM Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results
Alpha Media Clinton Names Mike Fell Market Manager
NextRadio Survey Reinforces How Radio Can Help Reach Voters
RAB Announces Staff Changes
July 25, 2016
Drake, U2, Britney Spears & More Announced For iHeartRadio Music Festival
Scotty K And Bret Head To Dallas For Mornings On KLIF
July 22, 2016
eQB NOW
Pandora Revenue Up in Second Quarter of 2016
John Crenshaw Named OM at Cumulus-Youngstown, OH
Alpha Media Savannah-Hilton Head Launches Throwback Station "G100"
July 21, 2016
iHeartMedia, Cumulus, Entercom, Cox, Sun Broadcast Group & Shazam Collaborate on New Audio Measurement
Justin Riley Named PD For Power 93.3 & 106.1 KISS FM-Seattle
Universal Music Publishing Promotes David Gray to EVP/Head of West Coast A&R
Steve Mann Named APD/Night Host at WGRR/Cincinnati
John Crenshaw Named OM at Cumulus-Youngstown, OH
Entercom Names Kim Reis VP/Digital Audience Engagement
July 20, 2016
UMG And Interscope Ink Multitiered Pact With Downtown Records Celebrating 10th Anniversary
Music News
Beyoncé, Adele Lead MTV VMA Nominees
Rihanna, Kendrick Lamar and Metallica Headlining Global Citizens Festival
Drake Spends 11th Week at #1 on Billboard 200
Quick Hits: Rihanna, Flo Rida & Jason Derulo, Adele, Chance the Rapper, The 1975, David Bowie, Michael Hutchence
New David Bowie Box Set Includes Previously Unreleased Album
Quick Hits: Rihanna, KoRn, My Chemical Romance, Jennifer Hudson, Regina Spektor, Oasis
Temple of the Dog Announce First-Ever Tour
Quick Hits: The Beatles, Iggy Azalea, My Chemical Romance, Haim
Quick Hits: Alternative Press Music Awards / Marilyn Manson, Wilco, Beck, Led Zeppelin, Kesha
Drake Returns To #1 On Billboard 200
Kanye, Taylor Swift Feud Over "Famous" Lyric Again
Quick Hits: Coldplay, Schoolboy Q, Prophets of Rage, Celine Dion, Against Me!
Katy Perry Releases Olympics Anthem
Quick Hits: Britney Spears, M.I.A.
Beyoncé, Adele Earn Emmy Nominations
FMQB NOW

Bill Tanner
SVP/Programming
SummitMedia

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