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 2017-02-22 13:57

WYTS/Columbus Gets Urban AC 'Vibe'... +

iHEARTMEDIA Sports WYTS-A-W287CP (FOX SPORTS AM 1230)/COLUMBUS, OH has flipped to Urban AC as VIBE 105.3. The programming will mostly mirror iHEARTMEDIA's Premium Choice Urban AC format, … ...

 2017-02-22 13:53

Virginia AM Changes Hands... +

Today's releases in the FCC database are sparse, with the only change of control filing involving a VIRGINIA AM station that went dark last year. In that filing, GARY W. WARD BROADCASTING … ...

 2017-02-22 13:51

Sinclair Fourth Quarter Revenues Up 30.4%... +

SINCLAIR BROADCAST GROUP, INC. fourth quarter 2016 total revenues increased 30.4% to $797.7 million, with net income doubling to $120.9 million ($1.32/diluted share). Revenues for the … ...

 2017-02-22 11:54

Dead Or Not? The Dalian Wanda Purchase Of dick clark productions Seems Shaky At Best... +

Last NOVEMBER (NET NEWS 11/4/16), ALL ACCESS reported that CHINA-based DALIAN WANDA GROUP had acquired DICK CLARK PRODUCTIONS, the company that produces THE GOLDEN GLOBES and THE MISS AMERICA … ...

 2017-02-22 11:30

Black History Month Special: Sports Free Agency...Thanks To Curt Flood... +

ALL ACCESS Urban/UAC Editor SAM WEAVER wraps up his four-part series celebrating BLACK HISTORY MONTH. WEAVER said, "I don't know about you, but the I learn, the I … ...

 2017-02-22 11:30

This Week's Merge: Radio Is More Than Just A Utility - It's A Living Brand That Cares About Its Community... +

CUMULUS and WESTWOOD ONE VP/Social and MERGE author LORI LEWIS writes, "As we often talk about, social is a space where it's critical to look for ways to go beyond the ordinary and … ...

 2017-02-22 11:30

Alan Burns: 'Local' Is Not Radio's Best Defense Against Pureplays... +

Local information -- news, weather, traffic, sports and “what’s going on around here” -- is not high on women’s list of top reasons they listen to radio, according to … ...

 2017-02-22 11:30

The Complete WWRS 2017 Agenda Debuts! Lock In And Attend May 3, 4, 5 At The W Hotel/Hollywood... +

It will be here, sooner than you think! WORLDWIDE RADIO SUMMIT 2017 is coming your way - MAY, 3, 4, 5 at the W HOTEL in HOLLYWOOD! And the official WWRS 2017 Agenda for FRIDAY, MAY 5th … ...

 2017-02-22 07:20 

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Next week on Home and Away: the Morgans' secret is finally revealed, plus Raffy needs help... +

27 February-3 March 2017: And Heath and Bianca try to work through their problems...

 2017-02-22 07:10 

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Next week on Neighbours: Sonya to keep Mark's baby? Plus Steph is pushed close to the edge... +

27 February-3 March 2017: And Paige, Brad and Lauren consider their future on Ramsay Street...

 2017-02-22 06:45 

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Remember - Coronation Street is on EARLIER tonight... +

Make a note of the schedule change if you don't want to miss Corrie...

 2017-02-22 06:21 

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Why is there no episode of Emmerdale tonight?... +

Find out why the ITV soap isn't on this evening...

 2017-02-22 00:42 


David Field Steps Up To The Plate... +

It was just about three weeks ago that Entercom announced it was merging with CBS Radio. The company that emerges will be called Entercom with CEO David Field in charge and the planned IPO for CBS radio goes away....

 2017-02-22 00:35 


Superstar Profile: Alpha Medias Valerie Sickles... +

Valerie Sickles is in her 16th year in radio. She says radio was her destiny. "I never intended radio as a career path. As a matter of fact, my career path has included TV, public affairs, event planning, and even working for a theatre company. Little did...

 2017-02-22 00:34 


It All Starts Today In Nashville... +

Country radios biggest event of the year, the Country Radio Seminar, kicks off today in downtown Nashville and Radio Ink will be there bringing you all the action. The three-day event kicks off with an opening ceremony at 3PM. Radio Ink and SONY will pres...

 2017-02-22 00:30 


Check Out This Cool Arrangement... +

This is certainly out-of-the-box thinking at one of the country's coolest radio stations. KROQ, perhaps one of the most recognized Alternative Rock station in America, and DTS (the company that purchased HD Radio) have partnered, in a multi-year agreement...

 2017-02-22 00:29 


KFI Offering Listeners Very Unique Content... +

Tonight iHeartMedia L.A. is launching The KFI Online Museum with Tim Conway Jr. in 3D, an interactive online 3D studio tour and scavenger hunt that provides a behind-the-scenes look at The Tim Conway Jr. Show (weeknights 6 10 p.m.)....

 2017-02-22 00:25 


Are You On The List Or Someone You Know?... +

Radio Ink is pleased to announce this years finalists for the prestigious Medallas de Cortez, the only awards dedicated to honoring the very best in Hispanic radio....

 2017-02-22 00:15 


Lowes Moves Closer To The Home Depot... +

With 25,279 commercials aired on radio stations all across the country last week, Lowe's was the fourth-largest radio advertiser, according to Media Monitors. GEICO held on to the top spot with 47,298 commercials. The Home Depot was second with 29,830 fol...

 2017-02-22 00:05 


$60K From The Moose To St. Jude... +

KIAI-FM (Mason City, IA) raised $60,435 during their 11th Annual Country Moose Cares for St. Jude Kids Radiothon, which took place February 16-17. The staff broadcast live for 12 hours each day. The Country Moose has raised over $450,000 for St. Jude over...

 2017-02-22 00:02

AFI Kicks Off Newly Rebranded HD Radio Sound Space At KROQ... +

CBS RADIO Alternative KROQ/LOS ANGELES teams with DTS on a multi-year agreement to create a series of intimate live shows inside the newly redesigned HD RADIO SOUND SPACE AT KROQ. The … ...

 2017-02-22 00:01 

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Ben Hardy and Jessie Buckley to lead BBC1 adaptation of The Woman in White... +

Charles Dance, Dougray Scott, Joanna Scanlon, Olivia Vinall and Art Malik are also signed up...

 2017-02-22 00:01 

Radio Times

Freeview film of the day: The Search... +

Your top free-to-air TV choices - as picked by Radio Times's film team...

 2017-02-22 00:00 


Radios Top Country PD CBS Radios Shelly Easton... +

CBS Radio Philadelphia Market Manager David Yadgaroff told Radio Ink, Shelly has earned an important place in the country music industry, similar to the level of respect of a top artist." And we couldn't agree more. Shelly Easton has been chosen as Radio ...

 2017-02-21 23:55 


Here Are The 2017 Best PDs In Country Radio... +

They are some of the most important names in Nashville, and across the Country radio fruited plain. The relationship between country stars, Country PDs, Country radio stations, and the country music fans is like none in any other format. Here are Radio In...

 2017-02-21 23:50 


Warner CEO: Radio Is Still Number One... +

As Nashville gears up for the Country Radio Seminar that begins Wednesday, Warner Music Nashville CEO John Esposito was interviewed by The Tennessean about the event. And, of course, the typical question about whether terrestrial radio had any power anymo...

 2017-02-21 23:33

KBHQ (Q-Rocks)/Springfield, MO, Adds Envision Networks' Rock Recall... +

NORTH ARKANSAS PERFORMING ARTIST COALITION Rock KBHQ (Q-ROCKS)/ SPRINGFIELD, MO, is the latest affiliate to add ENVISION NETWORKS' ROCK RECALL, the two-hour show which brings back … ...

 2017-02-21 23:33

WRAL/Raleigh Ups Doug Miller To Creative Imaging Dir./Nights... +

CAPITOL BROADCASTING AC WRAL (MIX 101.5)/RALEIGH promotes DOUG MILLER to the full-time position of Creative Imaging Dir./night talent from 7p-mid. MILLER's previous experience includes … ...

 2017-02-21 22:48 


Walter Takes on Washington... +

Mary Walter has been named co-host of WMAL/Washington, D.C.s morning show, Mornings on the Mall, joining co-host Brian Wilson. Walter has been a frequent guest host on the station for the past several years and recently concluded an assignment as evening ...

 2017-02-21 22:41 


Miller Promoted to Full-Time in Raleigh... +

Capitol Broadcasting's MIX 101.5 WRAL-FM has promoted Doug Miller to full-time as evening host and creative imaging director. His previous experience includes time with KHFI in Austin, WNKS in Charlotte, KMXV in Kansas City, and WSTR in Atlanta. Miller st...

 2017-02-21 22:15 


Well Deserved Rewards For Byerly... +

Neuhoff Communications has promoted Kathy Byerly to D.O.S. and Associate GM in its Decatur market. Byerly has held the GSM position for Neuhoff's five stations in Central Illinois since arriving from Springfield, IL back in 2014. In Springfield Byerly was...

 2017-02-21 22:12

Oxford, MS Retailer The End Of All Music To Release Benefit Record For The Southern Poverty Law Center... +

OXFORD, MS record store THE END OF ALL MUSIC has announced the release of a four-track benefit record to support the SOUTHERN POVERTY LAW CENTER on MAY 5th, featuring new songs from DRIVE-BY … ...

 2017-02-21 22:12

Bryan 'B-Dub' Washington Departs KMLE/Phoenix For Unnamed Opportunity; KMLE Seeks MD/Afternoons... +

CBS RADIO Country KMLE/PHOENIX is on the hunt for a Music Director/Afternoon Personality to succeed current MD/Afternoon Personality BRYAN "B-DUB" WASHINGTON, who will be leaving … ...

 2017-02-21 22:07 


KMLE Searching For The Next Big Star... +

Bryan Washington leaving his afternoon slot on Country outlet KMLE in Phoenix. VP of Programming Tim Richards said, We want to thank B-Dub for his hard work and commitment to KMLE over the past year. We are grateful for his time here and we wish him the b...

 2017-02-21 21:56

Research Director, Inc.: Exclusive January PPM Analysis For New York, L.A., Chicago, San Francisco & Dallas... +

A new year but the same old plotline (kind of like 24:Legacy). The Ratings Experts from , INC., in a closed door session with the wizards of the algorithm from XTRENDS, bring you the JANUARY … ...

 2017-02-21 21:52

KFI/Los Angeles To Launch Interactive Online VR Tim Conway Jr. Show '3D Studio Tour'... +

iHEARTMEDIA News-Talk KFI-A/LOS ANGELES will launch an interactive online "3D Studio Tour and Scavenger Hunt" based on the TIM CONWAY JR. Show on WEDNESDAY (2/22) at 8a (PT). … ...

 2017-02-21 21:52

January PPM Monthies Start Rolling... +

NIELSEN AUDIO began delivery of JANUARY monthly PPM results today (12/21) with the following markets: NEW YORK; LOS ANGELES; CHICAGO; SAN FRANCISCO; DALLAS; HOUSTON; PHILADELPHIA; ATLANTA; … ...

 2017-02-21 21:25

Brandi Carlile Celebrates 10 Years Of 'The Story' With Album To Benefit War Child... +

SONY's LEGACY RECORDINGS will release "Cover Stories: BRANDI CARLILE Celebrated 10 Years Of 'The Story' -- An Album To Benefit WAR CHILD," on MAY 5th. The historic … ...

 2017-02-21 21:23 


Urban AC Vibe 105.3 Debuts In Columbus... +

As first mentioned in our 2/17 Daily Domains, iHeartMedia has flipped Fox Sports 105.3 1230 WYTS/W287CP Columbus OH to Urban AC Vibe 105.3. Positioned as Columbus...

 2017-02-21 21:06

Kings Of Leon Wow Fans At iHeartRadio Theater In L.A.... +

KINGS OF LEON performed a set of songs from their new, chart-topping album, "Walls," as well as fan favorites such as "Use Somebody" and "Sex On Fire," at an … ...

 2017-02-21 21:04 


From Board Op To PD... +

That was the path for Blaine Jackson who has just been named Program Director for iHeart's Country outlet WLUB The Bull and WLUB HD2 The Bull Icons in Augusta....

 2017-02-21 20:42

Darius Rucker Appears On 'The Today Show'... +

CAPITOL NASHVILLE artist DARIUS RUCKER took the stage with ROBERT RANDOLPH AND THE FAMILY BAND on NBC-TV's "The TODAY Show" this MORNING (2/21). They performed their current … ...

 2017-02-21 20:28

WLUB/Augusta Adds Blaine Jackson As PD... +

iHEARTMEDIA Country WLUB (105.7 THE BULL) and WLUB-HD2 (106.3 THE BULL ICONS)/AUGUSTA, GA has named BLAINE JACKSON as PD effective immediately. JACKSON most recently served as PD for Country … ...

 2017-02-21 20:17

Nielsen Finds And Corrects 'Isolated Processing Issue' Before January PPM Release... +

NIELSEN has uncovered a isolated processing issue in the NIELSEN Week 1 PPM Weeklies data for JANUARY 2017. The data were corrected in the PPM JANUARY Monthly data, scheduled to begin … ...

 2017-02-21 20:06

KICA (Fun 98.3)/Clovis, NM, Taps 'Kasper' As PD... +

MY HOME TEAM MEDIA Top 40 KICA (FUN 98.3)/CLOVIS, NM, has signed on former CUMULUS Top 40 WHHY (Y102)/MONTGOMERY, AL afternoon personality KASPER as PD. He will rejoin another former … ...

 2017-02-21 20:06

Nielsen Music: Prince Streams Explode, 'Purple Rain' Tops... +

Coinciding with the GRAMMY tribute, the majoirty of PRINCE's catalog was made widely available to listeners on major streaming services on FEBRUARY 12th. NIELSEN MUSIC just revealed the … ...

 2017-02-21 19:58 


Blaine Jackson Named PD Of WLUB/W292EE Augusta... +

iHeartMedia has named Blaine Jackson as Program Director of Country 105.7 The Bull WLUB and Classic Country 106.3 The Bull Icons W292EE/WLUB-HD2 Augusta GA. Jackson join...

 2017-02-21 19:58 

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EastEnders: Denise attacks Keegan - here's what happens next!... +

Will Denise end up charged with assault?...

 2017-02-21 19:47 


Frank Brings Standards To Elkhart... +

Federated Media has flipped 1340 WTRC Elkhart IN from a simulcast of News/Talk 95.3 MNC WTRC-FM Niles MI/South Bend to Adult Standards Frank 1340. Indiana Radio Watch re...

 2017-02-21 19:25 

Radio Times

Emmerdale reveals fresh Robron wedding twists... +

Robert and Aaron made their vows in private after the nuptials descended into chaos...

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