The Week In Review: 5/5-5/9
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This week’s Cover Story visits with WPST/Trenton Programmer Dave McKay who has pretty much spent his entire twenty year career at the legendary Pop station. WPST consistently shines as one of Top 40’s prize possessions in the most unenviable of locations…smack in the middle of the New York and Philadelphia markets. But the station continues to excel on all levels and lives up to its rich history of success. In Programming To Win, Rich Van Slyke offers PDs ten tips on getting the most bang for your buck out of working with the person behind your station's voice. Question of the Week asks: What's the coolest piece of memorabilia that you own that means the most to you? Plus, Hot Shots and the FMQB History Page. [more]

Report: Apple In Talks To Acquire Beats Electronics
The reported 3.2 billion deal could be announced as early as next week.

CCM+E Launches iHeartRadio Hispanic Network
Digital network to feature Grupo Radio Centro, Grupo Radio Mexico Stations and El Show Del Mandril to provide greater access to Hispanic Programming across the U.S.

Report: Including Radio In Media Campaigns Significantly Improves Consumer Awareness
New study from Marketing Evolution and CCM+E Shows showed that radio ads are extremely successful in 'sonic branding' efforts, drove an actual increase in Top of Mind Awareness

CBS Cares And National Stroke Association Create PSA Campaign
The campaign will run throughout May during National Stroke Awareness month

Third Annual iHeartRadio Ultimate Pool Party Announced
The iHeartRadio Ultimate Pool Party will take place June 27-28 at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach.

Entercom Communications Corp. Reports First Quarter Results

CBS Corporation Reports Q1 Results

Q2 Warner Music Group Results

Bill Michaels Named PD Of WXKR & 100.7 The Zone/Toledo

Edison Research Report: "Infinite Dial 2014"

MIW Releases 2103 Gender Analysis Study

TuneIn Becomes World's Largest Audio Network

Pandora Introduces Promoted Stations

Lindsey Pavao Promoted To MD At KKDO/Sacramento

NBC & Clear Channel Renew iHeartRadio Music Awards For 2015

Entercom Launches SmartReach Digital Division

Pandora Announces April 2014 Audience Metrics

Pandora Names Mike Spinella Senior Director, Original Content

Benztown Announces Plans for First-Ever Top 50 Voice-Over Artist Designation

Digity Companies To Purchase 48 Additional Radio Stations

Dees Entertainment Names Bob Catania VP Affiliate Relations

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WMJX/Boston names Mary Menna GM

Breaking News
Mike Anthony Joins Cumulus San Francisco As PD At KGO & KSFO
Entercom Names Liana Huth VP/Programming Innovation
CBS Radio Minneapolis Names Shannon Knoepke SVP/Market Manager & Director of Sales
NAB Announces Record-Breaking Attendance For 2015 NAB Show New York
November 30, 2015
Jeff Shultz Named SVP/Business Development, CBS Radio
Cumulus Promotes Lee Hammer To OM For KGO & KSFO/San Francisco
Nielsen and Sun Broadcast Group Sign Multi-Year Agreement for RADAR Network Ratings
Jacobs Media Announces "Tech Trends For Radio" Webinar
November 25, 2015
CMG Tampa Appoints John E. Kage Dir. of Branding & Programming at Hot 101.5 FM
November 25, 2015
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
Music News
Lil Wayne Takes Dedication to Small Markets
Quick Hits: Avett Brothers, Fetty Wap, Rock on the Range, Eagles of Death Metal, Simple Plan, Nonpoint, Sinatra 100 Concert
Adele Sells 3.38 Million Albums in the U.S., Debuts at #1
Quick Hits: Soul Train Awards, Foy Vance & Ed Sheeran, Jack's Mannequin, Breaking Benjamin
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

Manny Simon
VP/Adult Formats,
Republic Records

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