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
Jeff Shultz Named SVP/Business Development, CBS Radio
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 Adele¹s Album Premiere Live from Joe¹s 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
Y100’s TC Wins Dancing with the Savannah Stars
Greater Media's Magic 106.7 To Become Boston's Christmas Station
November 17, 2015
Alissa Pollack To Be Honored At T.J. Martell Foundation’s 16th Annual New York Family Day
Cash Money Records Announces Annual Turkey Giveaways in Miami & New Orleans
Amanda "AJ" Malone Joins iHeartMedia/Indianapolis
Jacobs Media Blogs Radio’s Days as a Primary Traffic Source May Be Numbered
Music News
Adele Sells 3.38 Million Albums in the U.S., Debuts at #1
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
Adele's 25 Won't Be On Streaming Services
Quick Hits: Kelly Clarkson, Missy Elliott, Jimmy Eat World, Freddie Mercury, Bonnaroo
Zayn Malik Opens Up About One Direction Exit

Manny Simon
VP/Adult Formats,
Republic Records

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