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 2017-04-24 23:00 


Madden Staying With Cumulus... +

The company has signed Derek Madden to a long-term deal as PD of KXXR-FM in Minneapolis. Madden will also continue in his role as Corporate Programmer for the Rock & Alternative formats. He joined KXXR in March 2015. Prior to that, he was PD for KLOS-...

 2017-04-24 22:53 


Fitz Out in Seattle... +

This short statement was issued from Entercom corporate Monday confirming that Cory Fitz will no longer host mornings on The Wolf in Seattle....

 2017-04-24 22:34

KXXR (93X)/Minneapolis Names Derek Madden PD... +

CUMULUS MEDIA Active Rock KXXR (93X)/MINNEAPOLIS has named DEREK MADDEN PD; he will continue in his role as Corporate Programmer, Rock & Alternative for CUMULUS. MADDEN, who joined 93X in … ...

 2017-04-24 22:34

KXXR (93X)/Minneapolis Extends Derek Madden As PD... +

CUMULUS MEDIA Active Rock KXXR (93X)/MINNEAPOLIS has extended DEREK MADDEN as PD; he will continue in his role as Corporate Programmer, Rock & Alternative for CUMULUS. MADDEN, who joined … ...

 2017-04-24 22:19

Mark Larson To Join KFMB-A/San Diego Lineup... +

MARK LARSON is joining MIDWEST TV News-Talk KFMB-A/SAN DIEGO for 10a-noon (PT), starting JUNE 5th. LARSON, who has been hosting a morning show for crosstown SALEM News-Talk KCBQ-A (AM … ...

 2017-04-24 21:25

Dave Stewart Joins RoadNation Advisory Board... +

DAVE STEWART has joined the Advisory Board of ROADNATION, the crowdsourcing/ crowdfunding platform to aid touring artists. In this role, he will help guide the company in its mission to … ...

 2017-04-24 21:18

Report: Gregg Allman Denies Hospice Rumors... +

Rumors of GREGG ALLMAN's imminent demise have apparently proved erroneous, according to statements the reportedly gravely ill rock legend gave to ROLLING STONE this afternoon. ALLMAN … ...

 2017-04-24 21:06

KKWF/Seattle Makes Morning Change As Fitz Departs... +

Not a lot of detail provided here, but ENTERCOM Country KKWF/SEATTLE morning personality FITZ has left the station, as of TODAY (4/24), after nearly 12 years. According to a brief statement … ...

 2017-04-24 20:56 

Radio Times

Why did Freddie quit The Island with Bear Grylls? Jordan Turner explains what happened... +

The 18-year-old made the shock decision to leave the island after a week...

 2017-04-24 20:25

Bobby Bones Show Surprises Young 'Make-A-Wish' Child Nathan... +

PREMIERE NETWORKS syndicated BOBBY BONES SHOW helped young NATHAN celebrate his 10th birthday during his trip to the studio TODAY (4/24). NATHAN is a "MAKE-A-WISH" child whose wish … ...

 2017-04-24 20:15

Cale Dodds To Play 'Warner Sound In The Round'... +

WARNER MUSIC NASHVILLE (WMN) will host its next "WARNER SOUND IN THE ROUND" performance on WEDNESDAY, APRIL 26th at 5p (CT) at the WMN offices. The series will feature WARNER artist … ...

 2017-04-24 20:14

Jay Turner Upped To KSNI/Santa Maria PD; Pepper Daniels Focuses On San Luis Obispo... +

AMERICAN GENERAL MEDIA (AGM)/SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA Dir./Programming PEPPER DANIELS is adding programming duties for Hot AC KSTT, while retaining responsibilities for Country clustermate KKJG, … ...

 2017-04-24 20:13

Radio Insights: Is Nielsen Screwing Radio By Using PPM For TV?... +

HARKER RESEARCH's latest RADIO INSIGHTS blog wonders if NIELSEN is making it harder for radio by using PPM surveys for TV. As the blog notes, "NIELSEN’s plans to measure … ...

 2017-04-24 20:05 


WIBCs Greg Garrison Retiring... +

Garrison is ending his weekday show on the Indianapolis news/talker but the station says he'll write a weekly column on, provide commentary and serve as a legal expert for WIBC news and programs. Garrison hosts the 11a - 1p timeslot and his last ...

 2017-04-24 20:05 


Smith: The Media Landscape is Changing... +

New technologies are bringing AM and FM radio to every device, while "we are witnessing the thrilling innovations taking place" in next-gen television. Those are the key takeaways from the 2017 NAB Show now officially underway in Southern Nevada is the de...

 2017-04-24 20:04 


Mattress Firm Jumps Into Top Ten... +

By running 25,806 commercials on radio stations all across the country, Mattress Form was radio's 6th largest advertiser last week according to Media Monitors. GEICO moved back to number one with 42,580 spots aired. The Home Depot (38,316), Lowe's (35,043...

 2017-04-24 19:57

KTCZ (Cities 97)/Minneapolis CD Sampler Raises Nearly $530,000 For Local Charities ... +

iHEARTMEDIA Hot AC KTCZ (CITIES 97)/MINNEAPOLIS' 28th ANNUAL CITIES 97 SAMPLER has raised nearly $530,000 for charity. The compilation features 20 top artists recorded live with CITIES … ...

 2017-04-24 19:55 

Radio Times

Coronation Street: Tracy and Amy to leave with Rob?... +

Is the trio set for a life on the run?...

 2017-04-24 19:54

WRME-LP (MeTVfm 87.7)/Chicago Names Local Broadcast Vet Bill Cochran Radio Image Director ... +

Veteran broadcast production and imaging specialist BILL COCHRAN has been named Radio Image Director at VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP Oldies WRME-LP (METVFM 87.7)/CHICAGO, it was announced by … ...

 2017-04-24 19:50 

Radio Times

How accurate is Little Boy Blue? New ITV drama tells the true story of the investigation into Rhys Jones's murder... +

The new drama recounts the harrowing tale of the 11-year-old football player's 2007 murder, but how true to life is it?...

 2017-04-24 19:40

WODS (Amp 103.3)/Boston Looking For Part-Time On-Air Help... +

CBS RADIO Top 40 WODS (AMP 1.3.3)/BOSTON is in need of a "solid part-timer" to add to their on-air staff for live shifts. "If you’re local to Boston -- or perhaps working … ...

 2017-04-24 19:34

'B-Side Trax' Partners With Fishnet Syndication To Enter New Markets... +

Daily music discovery show "B-SIDE TRAX" has enlisted FISHNET SYNDICATION to represent it in acquiring new affiliates and markets. B-SIDE TRAX host MIKE MEWBORN programs the … ...

 2017-04-24 19:16

KHYX (HD2-K232BK) (Rock 94.3)/Winnemucca, NV, Adds 'Floydian Slip'... +

NOMADIC BROADCASTING Rock KHYX (HD2-K232BK) (ROCK 94.3)/WINNEMUCCA, NV, will begin carrying "FLOYDIAN SLIP," starting APRIL 30th. The station will carry the show SUNDAYS at 9a (PT). … ...

 2017-04-24 19:10 

Radio Online

Cumulus Topeka Appoints Nic Merenda as VP MM... +

Cumulus Media announces that it has named 20-year radio broadcasting executive Nicola (Nic) Merenda as Vice President/Market Manager for Cumulus Media-Topeka. Merenda joins Cumulus from Pandora Media in San Antonio, TX, where he was also Vice President of...

 2017-04-24 19:10 

Radio Online

Report: iHeartMedia May Not Survive Another Year... +

iHeartMedia Inc., parent of iHeartRadio and Clear Channel Outdoor, warns in a SEC filing that its plans to include language in its next quarterly report warning investors that it may not survive another year, reports MarketWatch. The radio giant said it c...

 2017-04-24 19:10 

Radio Online

Spanish Broadcasting Q4 Radio Revenues Climb 3%... +

Spanish Broadcasting System reported fourth quarter consolidated revenues rose 5% to $42.1 million from $40.2 million in 2015. Radio revenues gained 3% to $37.5 million from $36.4 million mainly due to increases in national, local, and digital sales with ...

 2017-04-24 19:10 

Radio Online

J. Anthony Brown Joins Steve Harvey Morning Show... +

Premiere Networks and Steve Harvey have announced the addition of actor, comedian and veteran radio personality J. Anthony Brown as a daily contributor to The Steve Harvey Morning Show. 'I'm cooking up a brand new funny to bring to The Steve Harve...

 2017-04-24 19:10 

Radio Online

Jules Riley Named PD for 93.7 The Bull St. Louis... +

iHeartMedia-St. Louis announced today that Jules Riley has been named Program Director for 93.7 The Bull effective immediately. Riley will be responsible for day-to-day programming operations of the station while working closely with on-air personalities ...

 2017-04-24 19:10 

Radio Online

Greg Garrison to Retire from WIBC Indianapolis... +

Indianapolis radio legend Greg Garrison has announced his retirement from the rigors of his weekday talk show (airing daily 11a-1p) on WIBC 93.1FM, but will remain part of the WIBC family. His final show broadcast will be Friday, June 9th. He will remain ...

 2017-04-24 19:10 

Radio Online

FOX Sports to Offer Multi-Platform Coverage of NFL Draft... +

FOX Sports Radio (FSR) announced today it will provide multi-platform coverage of the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft, live from the Hard Rock Cafe in downtown Philadelphia on Thursday, April 27, beginning at 8:00 p.m. ET. FOX NFL insider Jay Glazer wil...

 2017-04-24 19:10 

Radio Online

CMB Hires Andrea Hirth as Communications Manager... +

Christian Music Broadcasters hires Andrea Hirth as the organization's new Communications and Member Services Manager. Hirth will be taking care of CMB's members as well as all communication for CMB. She spent the last six years working with Capito...

 2017-04-24 19:10 

Radio Online

NextRadio Debuts In-Dashboard Car Radio Integration... +

NextRadio, the radio app that activates a phone's FM chip, announced its new in-dashboard vehicle integration with various car manufacturers and third party integrators at the NAB Show. Powered by TagStation, NextRadio's is now delivering an in-da...

 2017-04-24 18:55 

Radio Times

Coronation Street: Gary punches Nathan - but has he made things worse for Bethany?... +

Bethany looks set to be further alienated from her family following the showdown...

 2017-04-24 18:52

ABC News Radio's 'The 100 With Brad Mielke' Covers President Trump's First 100 Days In Office... +

As part of ABC NEWS' special coverage of PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP's "First 100 Days," which started YESTERDAY (APRIL 23rd) through SATURDAY (APRIL 29th), ABC NEWS RADIO will … ...

 2017-04-24 18:52

AdLarge Media Ups Four On Digital Team... +

ADLARGE MEDIA has restructured its digital team with new positions and expanded roles for four members. Dir./Ad Operations ILWIRA MARCISZEK has been upped to VPDigital Sales Strategy; … ...

 2017-04-24 18:48 


AdLarge Media Restructures Digital Team... +

The changes at AdLarge's digital division include new positions and more responsibility for four people. AdLarge Co-CEO Gary Schonfeld said, We have been in the digital audio space since we launched in 2011. This is a logical evolution in building out and...

 2017-04-24 18:46

Red Light Management's Coran Capshaw To Be Honored With City Of Hope's 2017 'Spirit Of Light' Award... +


 2017-04-24 18:46

KGSR/Austin Returns With Blues On The Green Free Concert Series... +

EMMIS Triple A KGSR/AUSTIN returns for the 26th year of its legendary BLUES ON THE GREEN free concerts which take place at ZILKER PARK. As in the past, the events are designed for the whole … ...

 2017-04-24 18:46

Epic Records' Renee Blair Signs Publishing Deal With Smacksongs... +

EPIC RECORDS artist RENEE BLAIR has signed a worldwide publishing and production deal with SMACKSONGS. "RENEE's work ethic and passion are unequaled," said SMACKSONGS President … ...

 2017-04-24 18:46

WYMS (889 RadioMilwaukee) Celebrating 10 Years With Block Party... +

Three emerging national bands -- NONAME, STRAND OF OAKS and FIELD REPORT -- and three MILWAUKEE bands -- REYNA, D'AMATO and ABBY JEANNE – headline RADIO MILWAUKEE’s Free … ...

 2017-04-24 18:30 

Radio Times

New Great British Menu judge Andi Oliver: Dont call my hiring tokenism... +
 2017-04-24 18:25 

Radio Times

Hollyoaks: Warren buries Bart's body in Amy's grave - and Joel knows! What happens next?... +

Will Warren Fox be brought down by his own son in Hollyoaks?...

 2017-04-24 18:25 

Radio Times

Emmerdale: rape trauma for Rhona as Pierce attacks her - here's what happens next... +

Will Rhona get away from Pierce? And will she go to the police?...

 2017-04-24 18:16 


WIBC Host Greg Garrison To Retire... +

Emmis News/Talk 93.1 WIBC-FM Indianapolis has announced that Greg Garrison will retire from his daily 9-11am show on Friday, June 9. Garrison has hosted at WIBC since 1997 and later replaced now Vice President Mike Pence on the regionally syndicated Netwo...

 2017-04-24 18:12 

Asia Radio Today

AIR set for second phase of DRM rollout ... +

India’s public broadcaster, All India Radio (AIR) has completed phase I of the national DRM digital radio roll-out in India. According to DRM news, 37 DRM transmitters have been installed by AIR throughout the country, and all are now operational....

 2017-04-24 18:10

SiriusXM Offers Special Programming For NFL Draft... +

SIRIUSXM's NFL Draft Coverage will include several days of special programming, including live coverage on SIRIUSXM NFL RADIO from the site of this year's draft on BENJAMIN FRANKLIN … ...

 2017-04-24 18:06

Laughly Debuts Self-Publishing Portal For Comedians... +

Streaming stand-up comedy app LAUGHLY has added a self-publishing portal through which comics can post their material and sell it themselves. CEO DAVE SCOTT said, “From the fan … ...

 2017-04-24 18:06

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Guests On The Jonah Keri Podcast... +

Canadian Prime Minister JUSTIN TRUDEAU has made his podcast debut with a guest appearance on the episode of THE JONAH KERI PODCAST posting TODAY (4/24). On the show, KERI, the MONTREAL native … ...

 2017-04-24 17:53 

Asia Radio Today

Red FM relaunches in Bangalore ... +

India’s 93.5 Red FM has relaunched its Bangalore station with new shows and new radio jockeys. The relaunch took place at the popular Forum Mall in Koramangla, where the station constructed a studio set-up on the top of a hoarding and called it &l...

 2017-04-24 17:45

Top-10 Advertisers... +

MEDIA MONITORS reports that the Top-10 radio spots airing nationally for the week of 4/17-23 were: GEICO (4) THE HOME DEPOT (2) iHEARTRADIO … ...

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