In Brief - April 22, 2013
April 22, 2013

The morning team of Rob, Arnie & Dawn are still off the air at Rock KRXQ/Sacramento, following last week's comments about the city of Boston following the Marathon bombing. Last Thursday, the trio released a statement saying at the time they expected to be back on-air as of Monday. Rob, Arnie & Dawn were heard on their RadRadio.com live this morning.

Tommy Del Rio is named PD at CHR KCDU/Monterey-Salinas-Santa Cruz. Del Rio will additionally have oversight of AC KBOQ

Tod Tucker steps down as PD of Cox CHR WPUP & AC WGMG/Athens, GA to relocate to Oklahoma City, where he will join Cox Cable in Sales.
 
Adult Hits WILV/Chicago PD Barry James will retire from the station and his broadcasting career on May 17. All told, James' industry career has spanned 36 years, most of those in programming and other senior management roles

Greater Media unveiled the new 100.1 WJRZ-FM/Manahawkin, NJ today. The station will play the greatest hits of the 60s, 70s and 80's. WJRZ-FM is now playing the heritage soundtrack of the Jersey Shore, said Daniel A. Finn, SVP and Regional GM of Greater Media-New Jersey. Were returning to the legacy of WJRZs roots. The station will remain jock-free until the first week of May, concentrating on the music that our listeners grew up with. The new on air line-up will be announced in the near future.

Watertown police chief Ed Deveau spoke to Entercom Sports WEEI/Boston morning duo Dennis & Callahan this morning about the events of last Friday's manhunt. You can hear the interview in three segments via the WEEI website: Part 1 / Part 2 / Part 3.

Greater Media-Boston promotes Mark Keaney to Director of Sales for the cluster.

Cox Media Group-Miami names Angelina Rosario as its new Local Sales Manager for the cluster, which includes WEDR-FM, WFEZ-FM, WFLC-FM and WHQT-FM. Previously. Rosario was a Media Consultant with WEDR-FM and WHQT-FM/Miami.

Stork Stop: Congrats to CHR WDZH/Detroit morning host Coop and his wife Kimberly on the birth of Jude Michael Tabler. Jude arrived at 4:33am this morning, weighing 8 lbs 6 oz. Mom, baby Jude and daddy Coop are all doing fantastic.




 
Breaking News
eQB NOW
Rich Davis Named VP Of Programming For iHeartMedia-Seattle
December 18, 2014
Sharon Dastur Named SVP/Programming Integration At iHeartMedia
Mark Medina Named Program Director At Z100/New York
Denon Electronics, iHeartMedia Announce Partnership
Deezer Appoints Hans-Holger Albrecht CEO
TuneCore Acquires DropKloud And Its Founders
SoundHound Reveals Top Songs, Artists, Albums Of 2014
In Brief - December 18, 2014
December 17, 2014
iHeartMedia Names Don Parker VP/Programming, For San Francisco And Sacramento
Senate Approves Michael O'Rielly For Five-Year FCC Term
Nielsen Report: A Focus On The Public Radio Listener
iHeartRadio Jingle Ball 2014 To Air On The CW Network
In Brief - December 17, 2014
December 16, 2014
Beasley Names Rafe D'Amico VP/Strategic Partnerships
NRG Media Taps Shane Sparks Market Manager, Northwoods, WI Cluster
Shazam Upgrades Windows Phone App
KLUCs 16th Annual Chet Buchanan & The Morning Zoo Toy Drive Breaks Records
Rdio Brings Personalized Internet Radio, On-Demand Music Subscription To Windows Phone 8.1
In Brief - December 16, 2014
December 15, 2014
CBS Radio, Carson Daly Agree To Multi-Year Contract Extension
JVC Media Closes On Purchase Of WHKQ/Orlando
Bruce Gilbert Named SVP/Sports For Cumulus And Westwood One
Don Martin Rises To SVP/Sports Programming For Premiere Networks
Columbia Promotes Bryan Younce To SVP/Video, Content Production
In Brief - December 15, 2014
Music News
Madonna Announces New Album, Releases Six Songs Digitally
J. Cole Earns Third Chart-Topper
Quick Hits: Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve, Joan Jett & The Who, Metallica, Van Morrison, Grammy Special Merit Awards
Green Day, Joan Jett Make The List For Rock Hall
Quick Hits: Madonna, Michael Jackson, The Voice
Quick Hits: Imagine Dragons, Iggy Azalea & Britney Spears, Mad Season, David Byrne / Talking Heads tribute concert
Iggy Azalea Maps Out Arena Tour
Quick Hits: Ne-Yo, Selena Gomez, Gwen Stefani & Pharrell Williams, Stevie Wonder, Everclear, Alex & Sierra, Modest Mouse
Taylor Swift Spends Another Week At #1
The Week In Review: 12/8-12/12
Quick Hits: Epicenter Festival, Beyonc, Dr. Dre, American Music Priz
Quick Hits: Coldplay, New Year's Rockin' Eve, Golden Globe Song nominees, Judas Priest
Quick Hits: BET Honors, Modest Mouse, Rush
U2 Extends iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE Tour
Quick Hits: Kid Ink, Seether & Rise Above Fest, TV On the Radio, Bob Dylan
FMQB NOW

Year-End
At Issue

           2014
Interview Hilights

Advertisement:
Search FMQB.com
Advertisements:
FMQB Member Login
Email:
Pass:

Save
Not a member yet?
Sign up Now!
Sign Up for Breaking News!
Enter FMQB E-Tracking!