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
CMG Tampa Appoints John E. Kage Dir. of Branding & Programming at Hot 101.5 FM
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
Y100’s TC Wins Dancing with the Savannah Stars
Greater Media's Magic 106.7 To Become Boston's Christmas Station
November 17, 2015
Alissa Pollack To Be Honored At T.J. Martell Foundation’s 16th Annual New York Family Day
Cash Money Records Announces Annual Turkey Giveaways in Miami & New Orleans
Amanda "AJ" Malone Joins iHeartMedia/Indianapolis
Jacobs Media Blogs Radio’s Days as a Primary Traffic Source May Be Numbered
November 16, 2015
Pandora to Acquire Key Assets from Rdio
Apple To Close Beats Music
Entercom Adds Ashley O. To Mornings On WSFS/Miami
Music News
Adele's 25 Smashes Sales Record
Quick Hits: Adele, Eagles of Death Metal, Charli XCX, Joe Jonas
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
Adele's 25 Won't Be On Streaming Services
Quick Hits: Kelly Clarkson, Missy Elliott, Jimmy Eat World, Freddie Mercury, Bonnaroo
Zayn Malik Opens Up About One Direction Exit
Quick Hits: Firefly Music Festival, Eagles of Death Metal, Grammy Hall of Fame
Adele Unleashes Video For "When We Were Young"

Manny Simon
VP/Adult Formats,
Republic Records

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