The Week In Review: 12/31 - 1/4

Irving Azoff Resigns From Live Nation [more]

Cadillac Jack Named Director of Programming At Greater Media-Boston
Programming veteran Cadillac Jack McCartney joins Greater Media's Boston cluster.    

Cumulus Inks Multi-Year Deal With Arbitron
The agreement provides Cumulus stations in 44 diary markets Arbitron ratings service for the first time in over 3 years.    

Universal Music Group Held Top Market Share Again In 2012    [more]

FCC Approves Liberty Media Move For Control Of SiriusXM    [more]

Greater Media-Boston "Power" Flip A Stunt, 96.9 Now All-EDM   
Meanwhile, the station inks Boston radio vet Pebbles for mornings. [more]

Greater Media Launches Power 96.9/Boston
Talk WTKK flips to "Boston's Hip Hop and R&B station."    [more]

Scotty Finck Promoted To SVP Of Promotion For Disney Music Group     [more]

Pandora, Clear Channel Remain #1 And #2 In November Triton Digital Rankings    [more]

Triton Digital Re-Aligns Organizational Structure    [more]

Clear Channel-Philly Names Richard Lewis As Market President     [more]

In Brief - January 2, 2013
WXPN launches HD-2 Singer-Songwriter Radio, Mignon Clyburn confirmed for second FCC term    [more]

In Brief - January 3, 2013
Eric Chase named PD of CHR WVKS/Toledo, Maynard named OM of Sandusky Radio-Seattle, WEQX promotes Jeff Morad to APD    [more]

In Brief - January 4, 2013
Greater Media-Boston flips 96.9 again to "Mike 96.9," Lenny Diana named PD at Rock WWSK/Long Island    [more]

In Brief - News From The Holiday Break    [more]

FMQB FYI... Links You Should Know About   [more]

Breaking News
Mike Anthony Joins Cumulus San Francisco As PD At KGO & KSFO
Entercom Names Liana Huth VP/Programming Innovation
CBS Radio Minneapolis Names Shannon Knoepke SVP/Market Manager & Director of Sales
NAB Announces Record-Breaking Attendance For 2015 NAB Show New York
November 30, 2015
Jeff Shultz Named SVP/Business Development, CBS Radio
Cumulus Promotes Lee Hammer To OM For KGO & KSFO/San Francisco
Nielsen and Sun Broadcast Group Sign Multi-Year Agreement for RADAR Network Ratings
Jacobs Media Announces "Tech Trends For Radio" Webinar
November 25, 2015
CMG Tampa Appoints John E. Kage Dir. of Branding & Programming at Hot 101.5 FM
November 25, 2015
In Brief - November 25, 2015
November 24, 2015
FCC Fines Drawing Scrutiny In Congress
In Brief - November 24, 2015
November 23, 2015
Bill Hess Named OM At Cumulus-Washington, D.C.
In Brief - November 23, 2015
November 20, 2015
Adams Radio Group Of Delmarva Names Jay Gleason Operations Manager
iHeartRadio Presents Adelešs Album Premiere Live from Joešs Pub 
Radio Mercury Awards Announces Advisory Council
November 19, 2015
Westwood One: The State of American Podcasting
Nielsen: Connecting With Political Millennials Through Music
Jacobs Media Webinar: 10 Mega Trends That Impact Radio
November 18, 2015
Republic Records Promotes Ben Adelson To SVP/A&R
Music News
Lil Wayne Takes Dedication to Small Markets
Quick Hits: Avett Brothers, Fetty Wap, Rock on the Range, Eagles of Death Metal, Simple Plan, Nonpoint, Sinatra 100 Concert
Adele Sells 3.38 Million Albums in the U.S., Debuts at #1
Quick Hits: Soul Train Awards, Foy Vance & Ed Sheeran, Jack's Mannequin, Breaking Benjamin
Adele Announces European Tour Dates
Quick Hits: Adele, Eagles of Death Metal, Charli XCX, Joe Jonas
Adele's 25 Smashes Sales Record
Quick Hits: Charlie Puth, Coldplay, Jack Ü
Bieber, One Direction Lead Billboard 200 Shakeup
One Direction, The Weeknd Win Multiple AMAs
Rihanna Announces Anti World Tour, Teases New Album
Foo Fighters Release Free EP
Quick Hits: Coldplay, U2, The Cure, Wilco
Chris Martin Talks Influences On New Coldplay Record
Quick Hits: Foo Fighters, Justin Bieber & One Direction, American Music Awards, Paris attacks, Tori Kelly

Manny Simon
VP/Adult Formats,
Republic Records

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