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December 14, 2012


Lew Dickey, Chairman, President & CEO, Cumulus Media

Lew Dickey does not shy away from challenge, growth, aggressive forward thinking and a global perspective when it comes to running his company. The past two years have been case in point. Cumulus was very active on several fronts with radio transaction deals with Citadel and Townsquare Media leaving the company with an ambitious integration project. The company also opened the books to new partnerships with competing radio groups that are sure to pay high dividends to the involved parties as well as benefit the radio industry overall. [more]

Local and Loving It

One of radio’s greatest strengths is, of course, localism. For this week’s Programming To Win column, Ruth Presslaff looks at some of the ways Triple A stations around the country are remaining tuned in to the communities around them. [more]


Most Memorable Moments of 2012:
1) Proudest moment of the year?
2) Most embarrassing moment of the year?
3) Major influence of the year (person or event)?


Olly Murs, Lee Leipsner, Train, PSY, Rich Davis,
Sharon Dastur, Frank Murray, AHMIR, Daughtry, Tom Corson, Peter Edge, Dave Matthews Band, Jeff Gillis, Adrian Moreira, Dan Mackta. Aaron Borns.


Todd Cavanah, Kevin Weatherly, Gene Sandbloom,
Jimmy Steal, John Boulos, Jay Towers, Alex Tear

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Music News
Janet Jackson's Unbreakable Bows at #1
Quick Hits: Fall Out Boy & Demi Lovato, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Foo Fighters, Gorillaz
Taylor Swift Talks Grammys, Life After 1989
Quick Hits: Bruno Mars, Kendrick Lamar, Green Day, Radiohead, Mariah Carey, Three 6 Mafia
Janet Jackson, N.W.A. and More Up For Rock Hall
Quick Hits: Rihanna, Ciara, Deadmau5
Selena Gomez Maps Out Revival Tour
Quick Hits: RIAA Gold & Platinum, Cage The Elephant, Kurt Cobain, American Music Awards / Jennifer Lopez
Quick Hits: Kendrick Lamar, Brian Fallon, Ten Commandos, The Cure, Lollapalooza South America, JoJo, Courtney Barnett
Fetty Wap Debuts Atop Billboard 200 Chart
Quick Hits: Miley Cyrus & Flaming Lips, Will Smith, Maynard James Keenan, Ben Folds
Deluxe Edition of Sam Smith's In The Lonely Hour Announced
Quick Hits: Selena Gomez, Miley Cyrus, Megadeth, Beastie Boys
Quick Hits: Fifth Harmony, Train's Pat Monahan, Seal, Roger Waters
Beyoncé, Jay Z & Prince Headlining Massive TIDAL X Charity Concert

Mark Adams
San Francisco

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