The Week In Review: 1/6-1/10

Nielsen: Streaming Up 32% In 2013, Digital Album Sales Steady
Nielsen & Billboard release their 2013 U.S. music report, showing the continued growth of digital music.

eMarketer: U.S. Music Industry Now Valued At $7 Billion
A new report says the industry's value has shrunk to about half of what it was in 1999.

Borrell Study Says Radio Is "Treading Water" [more]

CCM+E Announces Partnership With SFX Entertainment
Electronic music events company inks marketing & content partnership with Clear Channel.

Maxwell Joins Z100/NY As Air Talent/Asst. Music Director  [more]

Bo Matthews Named VP Of Programming For CCM+E-Cincinnati  [more]

Pandora Launches In-Car Advertising  [more]

Clear Channel Announces New Automotive Integrations For iHeartRadio  [more]

More iHeartRadio Integrations Announced At CES  [more]

Paul Caine Exiting As WestwoodOne CEO  [more]

CCM+E Announces First iHeartRadio Country Festival [more]

Emmis Fiscal Q3 Revenue Up 3.4%
Total revenue for Emmis Communications' fiscal third quarter totalled $52.6 million. [more]

Jeff Smulyan: Radio Owes Sprint For NextRadio
In Emmis' quarterly conference call, Smulyan revealed that some radio companies owe payments to Sprint. [more]

Pittman Says Clear Channel Wants To Be "Everywhere" [more]

Clear Channel & MediaVest Reveal Audio Study Results [more]

Liberty Media Proposes Plan To Own All SiriusXM Shares  [more]

Nader Calls Out Liberty Media Over SiriusXM Buy-Out Plan  [more]

SiriusXM, Liberty Media Execs Defend Buy-Out Plan [more]

Reps. Upton & Walden Examine Communications Act In White Paper [more]

Pepper Promoted To MD At KNDD (107.7 The End)/Seattle  [more]

Pandora Announces Its December 2013 Listening Metrics  [more]

In Brief - January 6, 2014
Dan Hunt exits Wired 96.5/Philly, Modern Rock WRKN/New Orleans flips to Country NASH-FM, NextRadio surpasses 60,000 hours of listening    [more]

In Brief - January 7, 2014
Maurice Devoe adds PD duties at Cumulus-Kansas City   [more]

In Brief - January 8, 2014
Executive changes at Curb Records, DJ Drama joins Atlantic Records' A&R staff   [more]

In Brief - January 9, 2014
Deirdre Chadwick elected President of BMI Foundation   [more]

In Brief - January 10, 2014
CHR/Rhythmic KQKS/Denver names Michael Buhrman as APD  [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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