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
Bubba The Love Sponge Apologizes For Ratings Tampering
Cumulus Launches Classic Hip Hop 98.3 The Vibe
Jon Platt Named CEO At Warner/Chappell
CBS Radio Names Sam Rogers VP, National Sales & Corporate Partnerships
In Brief - October 6, 2015
October 5, 2015
Beasley Media Group Announces Actions Against Todd Clem AKA, ‘Bubba The Love Sponge’
iHeartMedia Presents "iHeartRadio Jingle Ball 2015 Concert Tour"
Steve Mills Named iHeartMedia’s Chief Information Officer
Puff Daddy Brings Bad Boy To Epic Records
Charlamagne Tha God Renews With iHeartMedia
In Brief - October 5, 2015
October 2, 2015
2015 NAB Marconi Radio Award Winners Announced
In Brief - October 2, 2015
October 1, 2015
Cumulus Announces Programming Moves In Indianapolis & Atlanta
iHeartMedia Savannah Names Jonathan "JR" Reed Program Director At WAEV
Concord Bicycle Music Announces Major Strategic Investment In Razor & Tie Enterprises LLC
Nielsen & Westwood One Renew Relationship
September 30, 2015
Sean Atkins Named President Of MTV
The T.J. Martell Foundation Annouces The Clive Davis Research Fellowship Award
Cox Media Atlanta Names Tripp West Music Director/Midday Host On B98.5
In Brief - September 30, 2015
September 29, 2015
Cumulus Media Appoints Mary G. Berner CEO
iHeartRadio Music Festival Makes Billions Of Impressions On Social Media
Cox Media Group Jacksonville Launches New Easy 106.5
HD Radio Technology Expands Automotive Offerings
Music News
Selena Gomez Maps Out Revival Tour
Quick Hits: Kendrick Lamar, Brian Fallon, Ten Commandos, The Cure, Lollapalooza South America, JoJo, Courtney Barnett
Fetty Wap Debuts Atop Billboard 200 Chart
Quick Hits: Miley Cyrus & Flaming Lips, Will Smith, Maynard James Keenan, Ben Folds
Deluxe Edition of Sam Smith's In The Lonely Hour Announced
Quick Hits: Selena Gomez, Miley Cyrus, Megadeth, Beastie Boys
Quick Hits: Fifth Harmony, Train's Pat Monahan, Seal, Roger Waters
Beyoncé, Jay Z & Prince Headlining Massive TIDAL X Charity Concert
Quick Hits: The Who, Ed Sheeran, Bleachers, American Music Awards, Katy Perry / Sting, Austin City Limits
Quick Hits: Nicki Minaj, Lady Gaga, Kendrick Lamar
Seven New Albums Debut In Billboard 200's Top Ten
Quick Hits: Kelly Clarkson, Fetty Wap, Corey Taylor
CeeLo to Drop Heart Blanche in November
The Week In Review: 9/21-9/25
Quick Hits: Pearl Jam, Muse, OMI, Collective Soul

Mark Adams
San Francisco

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