The Week In Review: 2/18 - 2/22

This week’s eQB has WFLY/Albany PD Ally Reid in the Cover Story spotlight. Reid’s gone full circle in her career starting and subsequently returning back to FLY92.3 where she has the station attached to a winning formula. In Programming to Win, Richard Harker looks at how a station's ratings can remain steady as listenership changes with the concept of "audience flow. Question of the Week asks: What did you think of this year’s Grammy’s, and what was the highlight for you? Plus, Hot Shots and the FMQB History Page.    [more] 

Clear Channel Reports Revenue Increase In Q4 And Full Year 2012
CC Media Holdings saw a 3% increase in 2012 revenue to $6.33 billion.  [more] 

Capitol Music Group Names Dominic Pandiscia President Of Caroline Division  [more]

Mike Harris Named EVP/GM For Caroline
EMI veteran Harris appointed EVP/GM for Caroline, the Independent Services division of Capitol Music Group.   [more]

Clive Davis Discusses Career, Personal Life In New Autobiography   [more]

Chad Fitzsimmons Promoted To Director Of Music Initiatives For CBS Radio
CBS Radio names Fitzsimmons to a newly-created position, which will focus on creating partnership opportunities with record labels.  

Performance Royalty Bill Reintroduced In The House
A pair of Congressmen from Texas have reintroduced the Local Radio Freedom Act. 

NPD Group: Music Listening Increases On Smartphones & Tablets   [more]

New RAB Study Takes Aim At TV Advertising   [more]

Radio One Revenue Up In Fourth Quarter   [more]

Bertelsmann Reportedly In Talks To Buy 100% Of BMG Rights   [more]

Warner/Chappell Inks Global Deal With Roc Nation   [more]

RIAA: Google Has Not Done Enough To Fight Piracy   [more]

John Mayer Named APD/Afternoon Driver At 107.5 The River   [more]

Sean Shannon Named VP/Market Manager For Entercom-Sacramento  [more]

In Brief - February 18, 2013
Dan McClintock joins Cumulus-Kansas City cluster, Dial Global files to suspend reporting to the SEC  [more]

In Brief - February 19, 2013
Justin Riley named PD of CHR KKRZ & Rhythmic CHR KXJM/Portland, FCC Chairman Genachowski to participate in Q&A at NAB Show      [more]

In Brief - February 20, 2013
Roy Barboza named MD/Mix Show Coordinator at WTKK (Hot 96.9)/Boston, Entravision promotes eight to EVP positions, Harmonix ending Rock Band song downloads    [more]

In Brief - February 21, 2013
Clear Channel announces iHeartRadio showcase for SXSW  [more]

In Brief - February 22, 2013
Univision radio revenue up to $89.1 million in Q4  [more]

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

Breaking News
SiriusXM Reports Third Quarter 2016 Results
WWKX (HOT 106)/Providence Launches HOT Morning Show
In Brief - October 27, 2016
October 26, 2016
Beasley Media Group Names Justin Chase EVP/Programming
Beasley Media Group Appoints Buzz Knight To VP/Programming
Pandora Reports Q3 2016 Financial Results
BIA/Kelsey Forecasts Overall U.S. Local Advertising Revenues
Nielsen Reports 3rd Quarter Results
October 25, 2016
John Garabedian Leaving Open House Party
The 4th Annual CBS RADIO “We Can Survive” Concert
Brooke & Jubal Joins WSHE/Chicago For Mornings
KWEE/Portland Adds Tino Cochino To Nights
October 24, 2016
CBS Radio Names Brian McHale SVP/Information Technology
Nielsen Announces Launch of National Television Out-Of-Home Measurement Service
The Atlantic Records New York Team Celebrates Charli XCX
October 20, 2016
CBS Radio Signs Michael Martin To Multi-Year Contract Renewal
SportsRadio 94WIP/Philly Adds Joe Decamra & Jon Ritchie To Middays
October 19, 2016
Frankie C Extends Agreement With KZHT/Salt Lake City
Voncile Anderson Named Beasley Director/NTR Sales In Tampa Bay
In Brief - October 19, 2016
October 18, 2016
Rob Stringer Promoted To CEO Of Sony Music Entertainment
iHeartMedia St. Louis Announces The Debut Of The New Alt 104.9
Entercom Agrees To Acquire Four Radio Stations In Charlotte From Beasley Broadcast Group
Ebro Returns To Portland
Music News
Billboard Women in Music Event to Honor Shania Twain, Halsey
Quick Hits: Twenty One Pilots, Green Day, Justin Bieber, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Mariah Carey, Neil Young
Prince’s Paisley Park Approved to Open Permanently for Public Tours
Quick Hits: Jason Derulo, Alessia Cara, Hailee Steinfeld, Lady Gaga, Tove Lo
Kings of Leon Earn First #1 Album
Quick Hits: The Chainsmokers, Drake, Prince, Sting, Charlie Puth, The Decemberists, Dead or Alive
Quick Hits: Radiohead, Frank Ocean, A$AP Ferg
"Crash" Into Against Me!
Maroon 5 Closes The Top 40 and Hot AC Radio Panels Upon Impact
Jordan Fisher Will Make His Broadway Debut In Hamilton On November 22
Quick Hits: Kanye West, Eminem, Bruno Mars, Gwen Stefani
Pearl Jam, 2Pac & Depeche Mode Lead 2017 Rock Hall Nominees
Green Day Tops Billboard 200 For Their Third Time
Quick Hits: Liam Payne, Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame, Mother Love Bone
Quick Hits: Kings Of Leon, Elton John, Roger Waters

Jon Zellner
EVP/Programming Operations

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