The Week In Review: 7/21-7/25
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This week’s eQB Cover Story features Nielsen SVP of Local Media Product Leadership Farshad Family, who discusses the wide variety of issues and projects the radio ratings arm of Nielsen is currently involved in, from digital audio to PPM and more. In Programming To Win, Robby Bridges examines the long history of radio's resiliance. Question of the Week asks: What artists or bands do you feel are floating under the radar right now, but will break out soon? Plus, Hot Shots and the FMQB History page.


Pandora Reports Increase In Revenue, Net Loss In Q2
The popular digital music service reported over five billion total listener hours in the second quarter of 2014.

WQHT (HOT 97) New York Names Jay Dixon As Program Director
Dixon has served as Interim Program Director for HOT 97 since Ebro Darden vacated the position in March 2014 to focus on hosting Ebro in the Morning.

Taylor Swift, Coldplay & More To Headline 2014 iHeartRadio Music Festival
Annual Vegas live music event will also feature Usher, Iggy Azalea, One Direction, Paramore and many, many more.

Clear Channel's iHeartRadio Partners With AdsWizz
CCM+E enhances its streaming advertising offering using cutting edge AdsWizz technology.

Evolve Music Group Signs Worldwide Agreement With Capitol Music Group
Label is overseen by multi-Grammy Award-winning producer, songwriter and music executive Rodney Jerkins.


WRQX/Washington, D.C. Announces New Morning Show

Townsquare Media, Inc. Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

iHeartRadio Survey Reveals Funniest Woman in America + Best Disney Song Ever

CC Media Holdings Reports 1% Revenue Increase In Q2

CBS LOCAL Personalizes Event Discovery, Content Delivery With Agreement To Acquire Eventful

Jacobs Media's 6th Annual Public Radio Tech Survey Released

Nielsen, Pointlogic Forge Strategic Alliance To Develop Next-Gen Media Planning Solutions

Pandora Hires Lars Murray As VP Of Industry Relations

Second Annual KBA WKU Radio Talent Institute Underway

2014 Conclave Learning Conference Dates Announced


In Brief - July 25, 2014
Natalia named PD at WNVZ/Norfolk

In Brief - July 24, 2014

In Brief - July 23, 2014

In Brief - July 22, 2014

In Brief - July 21, 2014


FMQB FYI... Links You Should Know About
WFNX documentary now streaming online

Breaking News
CMG Tampa Appoints John E. Cage 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: 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"
Quick Hits: Tom Petty, Bruce Springsteen, Tool, Hangout Music Festival, Oasis

Manny Simon
VP/Adult Formats,
Republic Records

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