The Week In Review: 6/16-6/20
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In this week’s eQB Cover Story we catch up with one of the industry's bright young programmers, Brett Andrews, who oversee programming at KSLZ & KBWX/St. Louis. His energy and passion helping to shape the sound and future of radio for the next generation. In Programming To Win, Our imaging guru Rich Van Slyke is back. Van Slyke offers his Top 10 myths of radio imaging - and then proceeds to dispel each one of them! Question of the Week asks: What bucket list (national or global) event - in music, sports or entertainment - would you attend, and with what industry person? Plus, Hot Shots and the FMQB History page remembers Casey Kasem. [more]



Chris Ebbott Named PD For KRTH/Los Angeles
Programming veteran to join the legendary station on July16

WKQX/Chicago PD PJ Kling Inks Multi-Year Contract
Kling has served as Program Director of WKQX since 2012.

Clear Channel Launches AuDiO, A Proprietary Radio Targeting Tool For Political Advertisers
For the first time, Political candidates will have access to precise, actionable models to reach target audiences via radio

iHeartRadio Surpasses 50 Million Registered Users
CCM+E's digital radio platform reaches milestone faster than any other digital music service

Def Jam Ups Nicki Farag To VP/Promotion
Farag will head west to head up the label's promotion efforts at radio.

Casey Kasem Passes Away At Age 82
The iconic host of American Top 40 has died, following a long, public battle over his health.



Kevin Metheny Named OM of KGO and KSFO/San Francisco

Republic Records Promotes Wendy Goldstein to EVP, Head of Urban A&R

Angie Martinez Leaves Hot 97 For Power 105

CMG Orlando Launches X107.3 Orlando’s New Alternative

St. Louis Announces the Debut of Louie 103.7

Edison Research Conducts First Ever “Share of Ear” Measurement

SFX And viagogo Sign Global Sponsorship Deal

CCM+E Inks Bobby Bones To Long-Term Contract

RadioNow Morning Man Behind @HiddenCashIndy

Marni Halpern Named VP/Pop Promotion At RED Associated Labels

Gavin DeGraw & Premiere Radio’s Alissa Pollack Launch Musicians On Call Bedside Performance Program For Patients At City of Hope

Radio Industry Remembers Casey Kasem

Clear Channel Launches iHeartRadio 5.0

NAB Announces Contract Extension For Gordon Smith

Nielsen Releases RADAR June 2014 Network Ratings

Georgia Association of Broadcasters Radio Talent Institute Opens At Grady College

Jelli Announces RadioDash 2.0



FMQB FYI... Links You Should Know About
Report: YouTube could pull indie labels' videos



In Brief - June 20, 2014
WKHT/Knoxville adds Mean Jean for MD/nights

In Brief - June 19, 2014
Jennifer Fowler named SVP, U.S. Marketing & Revenue Generation at Sony Music Entertainment

In Brief - June 18, 2014
Jim Weatherson to serve as GM of new NASH ICONS label, Syd Schwartz named VP of Digital Marketing for Legacy Recordings

In Brief - June 17, 2014
WDRV/Chicago names Curtiss Johnson PD

In Brief - June 16, 2014


Breaking News
CBS Radio Signs Michael Martin To Multi-Year Contract Renewal
SportsRadio 94WIP/Philly Adds Joe Decamra & Jon Ritchie To Middays
October 19, 2016
Frankie C Extends Agreement With KZHT/Salt Lake City
Voncile Anderson Named Beasley Director/NTR Sales In Tampa Bay
In Brief - October 19, 2016
October 18, 2016
Rob Stringer Promoted To CEO Of Sony Music Entertainment
iHeartMedia St. Louis Announces The Debut Of The New Alt 104.9
Entercom Agrees To Acquire Four Radio Stations In Charlotte From Beasley Broadcast Group
Ebro Returns To Portland
Townsquare Media Names John Roberts OM For Tyler-Longview, Texas
Jacobs Media & PRPD’s 8th Annual Public Radio Tech Survey Released
In Brief - October 18, 2016
October 17, 2016
WFLZ/Tampa Names Kruz Program Director
Republic Records Promotes Wendy Goldstein To Executive Vice President
Alpha Media Mankato Names Bob Rose Market Manager
Corey B. Joins WBBM-FM (B96)/Chicago As New Night Host
October 14, 2016
Race Taylor Re-Ups With WPLJ/New York
Andrew Berger Named Imaging Director For KPWR/Los Angeles
October 13, 2016
iHeartMedia Chicago Names New Night Show Hosts
Emmis Announces Agreement to Sell Texas Monthly
Alpha Media Supports Hurricane Matthew Recovery Relief
KFM-BFM Adds Robin Roth To Roster
October 12, 2016
iHeartMedia Connecticut Names Jagger PD of WKSS & WKCI
Emmis Reaches Agreement To Sell Terre Haute Radio Stations
Music News
"Crash" Into Against Me!
Quick Hits: Radiohead, Frank Ocean, A$AP Ferg
Maroon 5 Closes The Top 40 and Hot AC Radio Panels Upon Impact
Jordan Fisher Will Make His Broadway Debut In Hamilton On November 22
Quick Hits: Kanye West, Eminem, Bruno Mars, Gwen Stefani
Pearl Jam, 2Pac & Depeche Mode Lead 2017 Rock Hall Nominees
Green Day Tops Billboard 200 For Their Third Time
Quick Hits: Liam Payne, Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame, Mother Love Bone
Quick Hits: Kings Of Leon, Elton John, Roger Waters
Maroon 5 Debuts New Single Featuring Kendrick Lamar
Louise Goffin To Perform Surprise Concert
Quick Hits: Drake, Depeche Mode
Drake Earns Record-Setting 13 American Music Award Nominations
Solange's A Seat at the Table Is Her First #1 Album
Green Day Announce 2017 North American Tour

Jon Zellner
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