The Week In Review: 4/7-4/11
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eQB NOW
Glassnote Entertainment Group Head of Promotion Nick Petropoulos is featured in this week's eQB Cover Story. Nick talks about building the careers of acts like Phoenix, Mumford & Sons, Childish Gambino and CHVRCHES. For this week's Programming To Win, Richard Harker dives into Nielsen Audio's radio ratings and reminds us all that their data is an estimate. Question of the Week asks: Who are your favorite people that you follow on social media? Plus, Hot Shots and the FMQB History Page. [more]


Major Labels Sue Megaupload
The RIAA has filed a lawsuit against the defunct file-sharing site Megaupload.

BIA/Kelsey Predicts Continued Mobile Growth
A new report expects U.S. mobile local advertising revenues will reach $4.5 billion in 2014.

Report: Apple Considering Retooling iTunes
Thanks to streaming services and the growth of Android, Apple may make changes to its popular music software.

SNL Kagan Releases Report On Q1 Radio Station Sales
Radio deal volume exceeded $300 million in the first quarter of the year.

CBS And Nielsen Prove Power Of Local Cross-Media Measurement For Local TV, Radio
Proof of concept demonstrates huge value and reach in combining local media for national and local advertisers.



Radio Disney & Dees Entertainment Announce Partnership

UMG Acquires Eagle Rock Entertainment

Azoff MSG Entertainment Acquires 50% Of Burns Entertainment

Report: "Phone Calls Are The New Click"

HD Radio Technology Ramping Up In Canada

Cumulus Unveils NASH Campus

60 MINUTES/Vanity Fair Music Poll: Americans Still Listen To The Radio

Gordon Smith Calls On Regulators To Develop National Broadcast Plan

Jacobs Media's Techsurvey10 Released: Radio At The Digital Tipping Point



FMQB FYI... Links You Should Know About
Harker Research examines digital music sales, NY Times spotlights NASH FM



In Brief - April 11, 2014
Gabriella D'Agostino exits Music Choice

In Brief - April 10, 2014

In Brief - April 9, 2014
NAB Crystal Radio Awards handed out

In Brief - April 8, 2014

In Brief - April 7, 2014



 
Breaking News
Delilah To Be Inducted Into NAB Broadcasting Hall Of Fame
Interscope Records Continues to Roll in 2016
Liz Morentin Named Executive VP/Comms and Media At Warner Bros Records
December 2, 2016
CBS Radio Elevates Tracy Brandys To SVP/Market Manager & Director/Sales, Baltimore
WKST/Pittsburgh's Stuff A Bus Fills 57 Buses With Toys For Toys For Tots
Dan Dalton and Roc Nation Form Management Partnership
December 1, 2016
iHeartMedia Launches On-Demand Streaming Services
105.1 The Bounce/Detroit Announces On-Air Lineup
November 30, 2016
Alpha Media Names Ronnie Stanton VP/Programming
WNFZ/Knoxville Helping Fire Victims
November 29, 2016
Warner Music Group Names Ole Obermann Chief Digital Officer & EVP/Business Development
iHeartMedia Names Bob Neumann SVP/Programming For Savannah/Hilton Head
Nina L. Diaz Elevated To Head Of Unscripted For MTV & VH1
Broadcasters Foundation Of America To Honor Cox Media Group’s Bill Hoffman
November 28, 2016
Tony Martell, Founder of TJ Martell Foundation Passes Away at Age 90
Dayton Kane Appointed PD Of WOGB & WKRU/Green Bay
SportsRadio 94WIP, Phillies Extend Broadcast Rights Agreement
November 23, 2016
Pierre Robert Celebrates 35 Years at WMMR/Philadelphia
iHeartMedia Launches "Rewind 92.1" in Madison, WI
Kara Leigh to join The Tad & Melissa Show On Atlanta's B98.5
KDND-FM Morning Show To Collect Toys for Sierra Forever Families
November 22, 2016
iHeartMedia Names Derrick "DC" Cole SVP/Programming For Wilmington, DE
James Corden Named Host Of 59th Annual Grammy Awards
Music News
Beyoncé Leads 59th Annual Grammy Nominees
FMQB Retro-Active: Ken Sharp Revisits the Iconic Album Pet Sounds, and Delves Into New Music with Joyous Wolf
The Weeknd's Starboy Rises to the Top
Quick Hits: Justin Bieber, Guns N' Roses, Carolina Rebellion & Welcome to Rockville, Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve With Ryan Seacrest
Prince Documentary, Celebration on the Way in 2017
Quick Hits: Alessia Cara, Lady Gaga, Dead & Company
Quick Hits: J. Cole, Bon Jovi, Grouplove, Kid Cudi, ABC's Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve
Metallica Earn Sixth #1 Album on Billboard 200
Quick Hits: Taylor Swift, Rock On The Range, Kelly Clarkson
Quick Hits: Grammy Hall Of Fame, Soul Train Awards, Guns N' Roses
Justin Bieber and Drake Top 2016 American Music Awards
Quick Hits: Bruno Mars, Adele, The Weeknd, Chance The Rapper
Quick Hits: Kanye West, The Weeknd, Coldplay
Soul Singer Sharon Jones Dead at 60
Quick Hits: A Tribe Called Quest, Kanye West, Kesha
FMQB NOW

Ross Mahoney, PD
KXTE, Las Vegas



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