It's hard to not think of Cat Thomas and KLUC when talking about radio in Sin City. It hasn't been by luck that Cat has remained a fixture at the CBS Radio-owned Rhythmic CHR in Las Vegas. It's his understanding of market changes, pop culture and his commitment to deliver great radio that drives both ratings and revenue that is key. And this time of year is also special for Cat and KLUC, who continue to be market leaders both on and off the air, raising both awareness and money for the St. Baldrick's Foundation, which fights Childhood Cancer.
PROGRAMMING TO WIN
DING! Fries are done…
Paragon Media’s Sean Demery checks in for this week’s Programming To Win, explaining his “QuickHitz” CHR concept. Demery has found a way to fit in 24 songs per hour, while also making room for commercials, stemming from one of his creative ideas during his time at Live 105/San Francisco. [more]
QUESTION OF THE WEEK
With the buzz surrounding the release of the Clive Davis book,
whose autobiography would you be most interested in reading and why?
John Ivey, Demi Lovato, Scot Finck, Ryan Seacrest, Ellen K, Jeff Hurley, Phillip Phillips, Jonathan Reed, Imagine Dragons, Mike Jakubow, Freak, In Flames[more]
THIS WEEK IN FMQB HISTORY
Jeff Kapugi, Bubba The Love Sponge, BJ Harris, Rich Davis, Cagle, Davey Morris, John Dimick[more]