May 30, 2014

John Mayer, APD/MD, WRVW/Nashville

John Mayer found himself on Clear Channel’s fast track rather swiftly as he ascended from an internship at KC101/New Haven in 2006 to an APD/air talent gig in 2009, a post he held there for three and a half years. It didn’t take long for the powers to be at CC to recognize his talents company-wide and when an APD/air talent position became available at WRVW/Nashville, Mayer was quickly called into service in Music City. In just over a year Mayer has made his mark at one of CC’s trend-setting stations regarding his ear for hits and his ability to readily connect with artists.[more]

The End of Baby Steps

Fred Jacobs wants you to know that he's tired of the phrase "baby steps." Jacobs wants big, bold movies in radio, not small ones made in increments. Find out how he was inspired by both the Detroit Pistons and KNRK in this week's Programming To Win column. [more]



What artist would you like to play your backyard BBQ and why? [more]


HANGIN’ with HAIM in DC! [more]

Brad Davidson, Kevin Weatherly, Gene Sandbloom,
Sharon Dastur, Eric Powers, Chet Buchanan

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Republic Records

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