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

 




 
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Rich Davis Named VP Of Programming For iHeartMedia-Seattle
December 18, 2014
Sharon Dastur Named SVP/Programming Integration At iHeartMedia
Mark Medina Named Program Director At Z100/New York
Denon Electronics, iHeartMedia Announce Partnership
Deezer Appoints Hans-Holger Albrecht CEO
TuneCore Acquires DropKloud And Its Founders
SoundHound Reveals Top Songs, Artists, Albums Of 2014
In Brief - December 18, 2014
December 17, 2014
iHeartMedia Names Don Parker VP/Programming, For San Francisco And Sacramento
Senate Approves Michael O'Rielly For Five-Year FCC Term
Nielsen Report: A Focus On The Public Radio Listener
iHeartRadio Jingle Ball 2014 To Air On The CW Network
In Brief - December 17, 2014
December 16, 2014
Beasley Names Rafe D'Amico VP/Strategic Partnerships
NRG Media Taps Shane Sparks Market Manager, Northwoods, WI Cluster
Shazam Upgrades Windows Phone App
KLUC’s 16th Annual Chet Buchanan & The Morning Zoo Toy Drive Breaks Records
Rdio Brings Personalized Internet Radio, On-Demand Music Subscription To Windows Phone 8.1
In Brief - December 16, 2014
December 15, 2014
CBS Radio, Carson Daly Agree To Multi-Year Contract Extension
JVC Media Closes On Purchase Of WHKQ/Orlando
Bruce Gilbert Named SVP/Sports For Cumulus And Westwood One
Don Martin Rises To SVP/Sports Programming For Premiere Networks
Columbia Promotes Bryan Younce To SVP/Video, Content Production
In Brief - December 15, 2014
Music News
J. Cole Earns Third Chart-Topper
Quick Hits: Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve, Joan Jett & The Who, Metallica, Van Morrison, Grammy Special Merit Awards
Green Day, Joan Jett Make The List For Rock Hall
Quick Hits: Madonna, Michael Jackson, The Voice
Quick Hits: Imagine Dragons, Iggy Azalea & Britney Spears, Mad Season, David Byrne / Talking Heads tribute concert
Iggy Azalea Maps Out Arena Tour
Quick Hits: Ne-Yo, Selena Gomez, Gwen Stefani & Pharrell Williams, Stevie Wonder, Everclear, Alex & Sierra, Modest Mouse
Taylor Swift Spends Another Week At #1
The Week In Review: 12/8-12/12
Quick Hits: Epicenter Festival, Beyoncé, Dr. Dre, American Music Priz
Quick Hits: Coldplay, New Year's Rockin' Eve, Golden Globe Song nominees, Judas Priest
Quick Hits: BET Honors, Modest Mouse, Rush
U2 Extends iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE Tour
Quick Hits: Kid Ink, Seether & Rise Above Fest, TV On the Radio, Bob Dylan
Beyoncé, Sam Smith & Pharrell Nab Six Grammy Nods
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