The Week In Review: 2/10-2/14
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In this week’s Cover Story we head to Indianapolis to talk with Triple A WTTS PD Brad Holtz. In Programming To Win, Michele Tharp offers a few suggestions on types of exclusive access that radio can offer its listeners by taking them behind the scenes and closer to the action. Question of the Week asks: Who would be on your Mount Rushmore of artists for your format right now? Plus, Hot Shots and the FMQB History Page. [more]

CCM+E and American Heart Association Join for $1 Million Media Campaign
National PSA campaign educates the public on heart disease signs

CBS Corp. Reports Fourth Quarter & Full Year Fiscal Results
CBS Radio revenue fell four percent in the fourth quarter of 2013, due to a decline in political advertising.

Emmis Announces Acquisition of WBLS-FM & WLIB-AM/New York
$131 million accretive transaction will nearly double company’s station operating income.

Kassof Study: Vast Majority Don't Like Format Changes
New research shows how much listeners are attached to their favorite stations' formats.

Glassnote Inks Worldwide Distribution Deal With UMG

Nielsen Reports Increased Revenues Following Arbitron Acquisition

Clear Channel And Relativity Renew Partnership

Tony Bristol Named PD at Y107.9 in Savannah/Hilton Head

Chase Murphy Releases New Book “Pull The Trigger”

Orlando’s All New 101.9 AMP RADIO “Hits” The Airwaves
CBS Radio Orlando continues its CHR evolution of WJHM under PD Bobby Smith.

Entercom Reports Q4 and Full Year Revenue Results

Report: 65 Million Millennials Tune In To Radio Every Week

FCC Not Expected To Loosen Cross-Ownership Rules

Geoff Harris Named CFO Of Capitol Music Group

It's Official! "Jeff and Josh" Happy To Return Home To Q102/Philly

FMQB FYI... Links You Should Know About
Scott Shannon looks to the future

In Brief - February 14, 2014
Mara Melendez named PD at KKRW (93.7 The Beat)/Houston, Elise Rossi adds MD duties at WMFQ/Gainesville-Ocala

In Brief - February 13, 2014
Tosh Jackson named PD at KHHM/Sacramento

In Brief - February 12, 2014
Journal Communications up Jason Graham to SVP/Finance & Controller-CFO, Wind-up Records Announces Changes To Promotion Deptartment, Terry Gillingham named RVP/GM for Ohana Broadcast Company

In Brief - February 11, 2014
CBS Radio names Max Krasny VP, Sales & Strategic Alliances, Altitude Group

In Brief - February 10, 2014
Wilks-Columbus, OH Names Todd "Mongo" Bradley OM & PD at WLVQ, Entercom-Norfolk appoints Tim Meagher GSM

Breaking News
CMG Tampa Appoints John E. Kage Dir. of Branding & Programming at Hot 101.5 FM
In Brief - November 25, 2015
November 24, 2015
FCC Fines Drawing Scrutiny In Congress
In Brief - November 24, 2015
November 23, 2015
Bill Hess Named OM At Cumulus-Washington, D.C.
In Brief - November 23, 2015
November 20, 2015
Adams Radio Group Of Delmarva Names Jay Gleason Operations Manager
iHeartRadio Presents Adele¹s Album Premiere Live from Joe¹s Pub 
Radio Mercury Awards Announces Advisory Council
November 19, 2015
Westwood One: The State of American Podcasting
Nielsen: Connecting With Political Millennials Through Music
Jacobs Media Webinar: 10 Mega Trends That Impact Radio
November 18, 2015
Republic Records Promotes Ben Adelson To SVP/A&R
Y100’s TC Wins Dancing with the Savannah Stars
Greater Media's Magic 106.7 To Become Boston's Christmas Station
November 17, 2015
Alissa Pollack To Be Honored At T.J. Martell Foundation’s 16th Annual New York Family Day
Cash Money Records Announces Annual Turkey Giveaways in Miami & New Orleans
Amanda "AJ" Malone Joins iHeartMedia/Indianapolis
Jacobs Media Blogs Radio’s Days as a Primary Traffic Source May Be Numbered
November 16, 2015
Pandora to Acquire Key Assets from Rdio
Apple To Close Beats Music
Entercom Adds Ashley O. To Mornings On WSFS/Miami
Music News
Adele Announces European Tour Dates
Quick Hits: Adele, Eagles of Death Metal, Charli XCX, Joe Jonas
Adele's 25 Smashes Sales Record
Quick Hits: Charlie Puth, Coldplay, Jack Ü
Bieber, One Direction Lead Billboard 200 Shakeup
One Direction, The Weeknd Win Multiple AMAs
Rihanna Announces Anti World Tour, Teases New Album
Foo Fighters Release Free EP
Quick Hits: Coldplay, U2, The Cure, Wilco
Chris Martin Talks Influences On New Coldplay Record
Quick Hits: Foo Fighters, Justin Bieber & One Direction, American Music Awards, Paris attacks, Tori Kelly
Adele's 25 Won't Be On Streaming Services
Quick Hits: Kelly Clarkson, Missy Elliott, Jimmy Eat World, Freddie Mercury, Bonnaroo
Zayn Malik Opens Up About One Direction Exit
Quick Hits: Firefly Music Festival, Eagles of Death Metal, Grammy Hall of Fame

Manny Simon
VP/Adult Formats,
Republic Records

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