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
John Garabedian Leaving Open House Party
The 4th Annual CBS RADIO “We Can Survive” Concert
Brooke & Jubal Joins WSHE/Chicago For Mornings
KWEE/Portland Adds Tino Cochino To Nights
October 24, 2016
CBS Radio Names Brian McHale SVP/Information Technology
Nielsen Announces Launch of National Television Out-Of-Home Measurement Service
The Atlantic Records New York Team Celebrates Charli XCX
October 20, 2016
CBS Radio Signs Michael Martin To Multi-Year Contract Renewal
SportsRadio 94WIP/Philly Adds Joe Decamra & Jon Ritchie To Middays
October 19, 2016
Frankie C Extends Agreement With KZHT/Salt Lake City
Voncile Anderson Named Beasley Director/NTR Sales In Tampa Bay
In Brief - October 19, 2016
October 18, 2016
Rob Stringer Promoted To CEO Of Sony Music Entertainment
iHeartMedia St. Louis Announces The Debut Of The New Alt 104.9
Entercom Agrees To Acquire Four Radio Stations In Charlotte From Beasley Broadcast Group
Ebro Returns To Portland
Townsquare Media Names John Roberts OM For Tyler-Longview, Texas
Jacobs Media & PRPD’s 8th Annual Public Radio Tech Survey Released
In Brief - October 18, 2016
October 17, 2016
WFLZ/Tampa Names Kruz Program Director
Republic Records Promotes Wendy Goldstein To Executive Vice President
Alpha Media Mankato Names Bob Rose Market Manager
Corey B. Joins WBBM-FM (B96)/Chicago As New Night Host
October 14, 2016
Race Taylor Re-Ups With WPLJ/New York
Music News
Prince’s Paisley Park Approved to Open Permanently for Public Tours
Quick Hits: Jason Derulo, Alessia Cara, Hailee Steinfeld, Lady Gaga, Tove Lo
Kings of Leon Earn First #1 Album
Quick Hits: The Chainsmokers, Drake, Prince, Sting, Charlie Puth, The Decemberists, Dead or Alive
Quick Hits: Radiohead, Frank Ocean, A$AP Ferg
"Crash" Into Against Me!
Maroon 5 Closes The Top 40 and Hot AC Radio Panels Upon Impact
Jordan Fisher Will Make His Broadway Debut In Hamilton On November 22
Quick Hits: Kanye West, Eminem, Bruno Mars, Gwen Stefani
Pearl Jam, 2Pac & Depeche Mode Lead 2017 Rock Hall Nominees
Green Day Tops Billboard 200 For Their Third Time
Quick Hits: Liam Payne, Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame, Mother Love Bone
Quick Hits: Kings Of Leon, Elton John, Roger Waters
Maroon 5 Debuts New Single Featuring Kendrick Lamar
Louise Goffin To Perform Surprise Concert

Jon Zellner
EVP/Programming Operations

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