The Week In Review: 7/7-7/11
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This week’s eQB Cover Story features Chase Murphy, PD at KXXM, KQXT, KQXT HD3/San Antonio. The Texas-native has seen his radio career take him from coast to coast, before returning home to program in San Antonio. Murphy brings his realistic and thought provoking perspective on the state of radio and where he thinks it's headed. Murphy has also recently authored his first book. In Programming To Win, Pat Welsh gives a list of potential topics and ideas that programmers can teach to their staffers. From airchecking talent to fully understanding ratings methodology, there is always something new to be learned at your station. Question of the Week asks: What is the origin/story behind your radio name, and what is your favorite radio jock name of all time? Plus, Hot Shots and the FMQB History page. [more]

National Programming Platform Changes at CCM+E
Marc Chase joins as VP, Strategic Services, Marketing & Innvation; Darren Pfeffer, Marissa Morris and Adellyn Polomski are promoted.

Emmis Announces First Quarter Earnings
Company's revenue is up, feels boost from New York City acquistions

CCM+E Names Liz Sarachek Blacker EVP, Hispanic Strategy & Sales
Blacker will develop and advance CC's overall strategy to engage and activate the Hispanic audience across all platforms.

Clear Channel Promotes Brian Lakamp, Darren Davis to Oversee iHeartRadio Business
Lakamp rises to President of Technology and Digital Ventures.

Hubbard Radio Announces CEO Transition
Chair Ginny Morris becomes CEO, current President/CEO Bruce Reese to serve as Special Advisor to Hubbard Radio.


In Brief - July 11, 2014
Radio 103.9/New York Announces Line-Up, CCM+E Miami/Fort Lauderdale debuts 93.5 The Bull, Cumulus names new additions in Des Moines

In Brief - July 10, 2014
Ashley Nickels joins WRQX/Washington, D.C. for nights

In Brief - July 9, 2014
CCM+E names Mike Scott Regional Market Manager, Milwaukee Radio Alliance LLC ups Michelle Rutkowski to PD of WLUM, Nights at CHR Powerhouse KDND/Sacramento

In Brief - July 8, 2014
Alpha Media ups Randi P'Pool to Corporate VP/Marketing & Promotions

In Brief - July 7, 2014


Doug Palmieri Named PD of WHJY/Providence

jâcapps Ranked As Second Largest App Developer In Michigan

Polo Grounds Music Enters Long-Term Extension Of Joint Venture Deal With RCA Records

Concord Music Group Acquires Vee-Jay Records

O&A's Anthony Cumia Fired By SiriusXM

Melony Torres Named APD/MD Of WRQX/Washington, D.C.


FMQB FYI... Links You Should Know About
Independent labels get into the streaming

Breaking News
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
In Brief - September 29, 2015
iHeartMedia Tucson Names Carl Anderson Market President
iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour Returns Presented by Capital One
The CW and iHeartMedia Announce New Multi-Year Broadcast Agreement
Former Warner Bros. Records President Livia Tortella Launches Black Box
In Brief - September 28, 2015
September 25, 2015
FCC Commissioner Michael O'Rielly Headlines Session At 2015 Radio Show
The Week In Review: 9/21-9/25
Nielsen BDSradio Grows 40% Since Adding Streaming Data
In Brief - September 25, 2015
September 24, 2015
Pandora All-Time Royalties Surpass $1.5 Billion
Music News
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
Kanye West's Swish Could Be a Year Away
Quick Hits: Sara Bareilles, X Ambassadors, All That Remains
Ryan Adams Discusses His Own 1989
Quick Hits: BET Hip-Hop Awards, Sam Smith, Forbes Top Hip-Hop Earners, The Weeknd, Young Thug

Mark Adams
San Francisco

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