The Week In Review: 1/27-1/31
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This week’s Cover Story features the “new-look” Dom Theodore as this seasoned radio pro has morphed his career into the sphere of entrepreneurial-ship. The former Clear Channel and CBS Radio programming exec is now CEO of his consultancy firm, has ownership in radio and also serves as VP/Programming for the innovative Blaze Radio Network. As always, Dom hits the issues hard. In Programming To Win, Bob Quick opts for optimism in his first column of 2014 and shares a tale from his life outside of radio. Question of the Week asks: Bruno Mars is performing at this year’s Super Bowl. Who do you feel would be other quality choices for future Super Bowl halftime shows, and who wins the game the Denver Broncos or Seattle Seahawks? Plus, Hot Shots and the FMQB History Page. [more]


The Breakfast Club Morning Show To Launch On KUBE 93
Morning Show featuring DJ Envy, Angela Yee, Charlamagne Tha God with Seattle's DJ SupaSam debuts February 10

Jelli Launches First Programmatic Ad Platform For Radio Stations, Networks And Advertisers
RadioSpot now automating 4 billion radio ads on more than 350 broadcast radio stations in 128 cities.

CCM+E Cleveland Names Chris Tyler PD Of WMMS, WAKS, 99X
Chris Tyler is set to oversee programming of Top 40 WAKS, Rock WMMS and Alternative WMMS-HD2 (99X) effective February 17th.

CCM+E Names Darren Davis President Of Networks Group
Davis will oversee the integration of the CCM+E networks: Premiere Networks, Total Traffic and Weather Network, the 24/7 News Network and the iHeartRadio Network.

jacAPPS Launching Mobile Games For Radio
Jacobs Media's app division announces it now offers the creation of mobile games for radio stations.



Def Jam Celebrates 30th Birthday
A new #DefJam30 team will work on special albums, events, films and more to celebrate the iconic label.

Clear Channel-Seattle Names Kent Haehl Market President

FCC Commissioner O'Reilly Speaks On Media Ownership

Pandora Presents with Headliner Imagine Dragons

Music’s Biggest Night is Shazam’s Biggest Ever Awards Night



In Brief - January 31, 2014
Cumulus Media Networks And WestwoodOne Merge Leads To Layoffs, KQKS/Denver morning show inks new deal, Alternative Buffalo 107.7 FM Names Bentley New Morning Drive Host

In Brief - January 30, 2014
Zach Dillon named PD at KTBT/Tulsa, John Sebastian exits as Majestic Communications-Roswell VP/Operations, Sunday Night Slow Jams turns 20 and adds 4 new affiliates

In Brief - January 29, 2014
Alicia Tyler appointed PD/midday host at WZNE/Rochester, Journal Broadcast Group names Tom Langmyer VP/GM of its Milawaukee Radio Operations.

In Brief - January 28, 2014
Elroy Smith exits Radio One-Philadelphia, KYKY/St. Louis inks morning host Guy Phillips to multi-year extension, SiriusXM Extends Relationship with Nissan through 2018, Brett Holcomb exits WBZC

In Brief - January 27, 2014
Curtis Media Group ups Lisa McKay to VP/Programming for Raleigh-Durham cluster, Joey Tack named PD at WKHT/Knoxville



FMQB FYI... Links You Should Know About
WSJ: Music industry finds money around the edges



 
Breaking News
STRATA Survey: Ad Agencies’ Interest In Digital Video Jumps 45% From A Year Ago
In Brief - August 27, 2014
August 26, 2014
Scott Carter Promoted To SVP/Marketing At Epic Records
CCM+E Nashville Debuts ALT 98.3
CBS Radio, Townsquare Media Partner To Create The Michigan News Newtwork
Stacey Thomas Appointed Director, Media Integration For CCM+E Philadelphia
In Brief - August 26, 2014
August 25, 2014
Lance Houston Named New PD Of Boston's 101.7 The Bull
In Brief - August 25, 2014
August 22, 2014
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The Week In Review: 8/18-8/22
Chris Edge Adds PD Duties At WDCG/Raleigh
SoundExchange Q2 Digital Radio Report Highlights Digital Radio Transformation
In Brief - August 22, 2014
August 21, 2014
NuVoodoo Ratings Prospect Study Reveals Broadcast Radio Beats Pandora For Music Satisfaction
CBS Radio Adds To Sports Programming Leadership Team
iHeartRadio Survey: Carrie Underwood Music’s Best Female Role Model
In Brief - August 21, 2014
August 20, 2014
Cox Media Group Tampa Names Dan Mason OM For HOT 101.5, 97X, 102.5 The Bone
Logan Named PD/Morning Host At WNCV/Fort Walton Beach
Jay Towers Promoted To Anchor Of Fox 2 Morning News in Detroit
In Brief - August 20, 2014
August 19, 2014
Greg Ausham Named PD At WNNX/Atlanta
Emmis Communications, Beasley Broadcast Group Deploy Jelli Radio Ad Platform In Major Markets
Music News
Wiz Khalifa Earns First #1 Album, Taylor Swift Debuts At #1 With New Single
Quick Hits: Ariana Grande, Kings of Leon, Lady Gaga, Neil Young
Usher Slowly Revealing Tour Plans
Quick Hits: Bad Boy Records, Ty Dolla $ign, Gerard Way, Bob Dylan
Beyoncé, Miley Cyrus Rule 2014 MTV VMAs
Slipknot Unmasks Details of The Gray Chapter
Quick Hits: Eminem & Shady Records, Ed Sheeran, Prince, Grouplove, Cobra Starship
Quick Hits: Jessie J, Foo Fighters, Mariah Carey & Nick Cannon, Genesis, Fall Out Boy
The Week In Review: 8/18-8/22
Nickelback Signs With Republic Records
Quick Hits: Nico & Vinz, Sam Smith, Weezer, Ariana Grande, Shelby Lynne, Enrique Iglesias, T.I., Iggy Azalea
Quick Hits: album sales, Taylor Swift, Foo Fighters, Super Bowl halftime show, Gerard Way, Tiesto, Smashing Pumpkins
New Taylor Swift Album Due Out October 27
Quick Hits: Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett, Haim, Fashion Rocks concert, T.I., iTunes Festival, Unlocking the Truth, Leonard Cohen
Colbie Caillat Sets September 30 Street Date
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Jeff Sottolano
Director of Programming
CBS Radio

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