The Week In Review: 11/12 - 11/16

This week’s eQB Cover Story features Stu Weiss, Executive Producer of the television show Dish Nation, as he talks about giving a national television platform to morning radio. In Programming To Win, Liz Janik breaks down the interest in new music by age groups and suggests ways to present music of different eras to different demographics. Question of the Week asks: Which new artists have you met this year that impressed you the most? Plus, Hot Shots and the FMQB History Page.  [more] 

RAB: Ad Revenue Up 1% In First Nine Months Of 2012
While Q3 was essentially flat from a year ago, overall ad revenue is up slightly so far this year.  [more] 

UMG Revenue Up 2.1% For First Nine Months Of 2012
Universal Music Group parent company Vivendi releases its latest financial report.  [more] 

Joel Klaiman To Be Named EVP/GM Of Columbia Records
Klaiman is set to move from Republic Records to Columbia as the label's new EVP/GM. [more]

Artists Speak Out Against Internet Radio Fairness Act
Katy Perry, Maroon 5, Rihanna and many, many other artists have signed an open letter criticizing Pandora's push for the proposed radio royalty changes.  [more]

Cox Media Group Supports Internet Radio Fairness Act
CMG is the latest broadcaster to support the proposed legislation. [more]

Senator Wyden Defends Internet Radio Fairness Act    [more]

Bob Shannon Named Executive Director Of The Conclave    [more]

Diversity Still Lacking In Media Ownership   [more]

Pio Ferro Named PD Of WPOW (Power 96)/Miami    [more]

Dial Global Reports Q3 Loss, Volunarily De-Lists From NASDAQ    [more]

IFPI: Labels Still Invest Big Bucks In New Music   [more]

FCC Expected To Relax Cross-Ownership Rules Soon    [more]

FCC Approves Tribune Ownership Waiver    [more]

Spotify Reportedly Close To $100 Million In New Financing  [more]

Coca-Cola Invests In Spotify    [more]

Jonas Nachsin Exiting as Roadrunner President [more]

Mike Easterlin Promoted To Roadrunner Records GM    [more]

SoundExchange Paid Out $122.5 Million In Q3 2012     [more]

More Bidders Lining Up For EMI Assets      [more]

Kassof Study: P1 Listeners Comfortable With Their Favorite Stations    [more]

Katz Media Group Expands Katz 360 Sales  [more]

Q3 Radio Revenue Roundup  [more]

In Brief - November 12, 2012
KROQ announces Almost Acoustic Christmas lineup, Arbitron releases new update on Sandy-affected market ratings  [more]

In Brief - November 13, 2012
Cumulus promotes Raleigh and Morris to Corporate PDs, Susanne Daniels named MTV's new Head of Programming    [more]

In Brief - November 14, 2012
SiriusXM to offer free preview of stations to inactive satellite radio owners [more]

In Brief - November 15, 2012
Rob Wagman to exit as APD of CHR WNOW (92.3 Now)/New York   [more]

In Brief - November 16, 2012
Kevin Cruise named APD/afternoon host at WWVA & WWLG/Atlanta  [more]

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

Breaking News
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
Townsquare Media Names John Roberts OM For Tyler-Longview, Texas
Jacobs Media & PRPD’s 8th Annual Public Radio Tech Survey Released
In Brief - October 18, 2016
October 17, 2016
WFLZ/Tampa Names Kruz Program Director
Republic Records Promotes Wendy Goldstein To Executive Vice President
Alpha Media Mankato Names Bob Rose Market Manager
Corey B. Joins WBBM-FM (B96)/Chicago As New Night Host
October 14, 2016
Race Taylor Re-Ups With WPLJ/New York
Andrew Berger Named Imaging Director For KPWR/Los Angeles
October 13, 2016
iHeartMedia Chicago Names New Night Show Hosts
Emmis Announces Agreement to Sell Texas Monthly
Alpha Media Supports Hurricane Matthew Recovery Relief
KFM-BFM Adds Robin Roth To Roster
October 12, 2016
iHeartMedia Connecticut Names Jagger PD of WKSS & WKCI
Emmis Reaches Agreement To Sell Terre Haute Radio Stations
Music News
"Crash" Into Against Me!
Quick Hits: Radiohead, Frank Ocean, A$AP Ferg
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
Maroon 5 Debuts New Single Featuring Kendrick Lamar
Louise Goffin To Perform Surprise Concert
Quick Hits: Drake, Depeche Mode
Drake Earns Record-Setting 13 American Music Award Nominations
Solange's A Seat at the Table Is Her First #1 Album
Green Day Announce 2017 North American Tour

Jon Zellner
EVP/Programming Operations

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