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



 
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Pandora Revenue Up in Second Quarter of 2016
John Crenshaw Named OM at Cumulus-Youngstown, OH
Alpha Media Savannah-Hilton Head Launches Throwback Station "G100"
July 21, 2016
iHeartMedia, Cumulus, Entercom, Cox, Sun Broadcast Group & Shazam Collaborate on New Audio Measurement
Justin Riley Named PD For Power 93.3 & 106.1 KISS FM-Seattle
Universal Music Publishing Promotes David Gray to EVP/Head of West Coast A&R
Steve Mann Named APD/Night Host at WGRR/Cincinnati
John Crenshaw Named OM at Cumulus-Youngstown, OH
Entercom Names Kim Reis VP/Digital Audience Engagement
July 20, 2016
UMG And Interscope Ink Multitiered Pact With Downtown Records Celebrating 10th Anniversary
WCTO PD Jerry Padden Adds WLEV Programming Duties in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
Cox Media Group Tulsa Names Mary Garcia Digital Sales Manager For Tulsa Radio
July 19, 2016
Beasley Broadcast Group to Acquire Greater Media For $240 Million
UMG Appoints Maria Alonte SVP/Film & TV Synchronization for Def Jam, Island & Republic
iHeartMedia Stakes Claim to Historic New York Skyline on Iconic East River Billboard
July 18, 2016
iHeartMedia Announces The Return Of The 2016 iHeartRadio Fiesta Latina
Brooke & Jubal Show Joins Aimee KVGS (Star 107-9)/Las Vegas
WQEN/Birmingham's #JustShowUpShow Draws Big Crowd
In Brief - July 18, 2016
July 15, 2016
CBS Radio Baltimore Debuts UpClose Studio
Cealleigh Moore Named GSM At Entercom Sacramento
July 14, 2016
iHeartRadio Opens Its Doors To NPR Stations
Pierre Bouvard Insights: Millennial Myths and Realities
Music News
New David Bowie Box Set Includes Previously Unreleased Album
Quick Hits: Rihanna, KoRn, My Chemical Romance, Jennifer Hudson, Regina Spektor, Oasis
Temple of the Dog Announce First-Ever Tour
Quick Hits: The Beatles, Iggy Azalea, My Chemical Romance, Haim
Quick Hits: Alternative Press Music Awards / Marilyn Manson, Wilco, Beck, Led Zeppelin, Kesha
Drake Returns To #1 On Billboard 200
Kanye, Taylor Swift Feud Over "Famous" Lyric Again
Quick Hits: Coldplay, Schoolboy Q, Prophets of Rage, Celine Dion, Against Me!
Katy Perry Releases Olympics Anthem
Quick Hits: Britney Spears, M.I.A.
Beyoncé, Adele Earn Emmy Nominations
Drake, Adele Top Nielsen Music Mid-Year Album Charts
Quick Hits: Guns N' Roses, Beasties Boys
Taylor Swift Ranked As Top-Earning Celebrity of 2016
Quick Hits: Joe Perry, Bad Boy Entertainment
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Bill Tanner
SVP/Programming
SummitMedia

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