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Archive for April 10th, 2017
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Ed Sheeran’s “Shape of You” tops the Billboard Hot 100 chart (dated April 22) for an 11th week. Directly below, Kendrick Lamar arrives…
WBT/Charlotte Celebrates 95th Anniversary, Inducts John Hancock, Ray Gooding, Henry Boggan Into WBT Hall Of Fame
ENTERCOM News-Talk WBT-A-F/CHARLOTTE celebrated its 95th anniversary TODAY (3/10) with the induction of afternoon host JOHN HANCOCK, the late former SUNDAY night host and Director of Public … more
EDDIE FINOCCHIARO has joined the staff of SIRIUSXM RADIO in the Programming and Operations department. “UNCLE EDDIE” has been hosting “THE HAMRADIO SHOW” streaming … more
Aztec Capital Partners Petitions FCC To Amend Rules To Stop DIstant FMs From Blocking Local Translators
AZTEC CAPITAL PARTNERS, licensee of Regional Mexican WHAT-A (EL ZOL)/PHILADELPHIA, is petitioning the FCC to stop out-of-market full-power FM stations from forcing translators off the air … more
Cumulus Media ‘s stock continued to dip into uncharted waters on Monday, as investors sold their shares in the nation’s No. 2 radio broadcast company by number of stations. At the closing bell on Monday, CMLS shares were down 13.3%, to $0.2756. The dip came on word that its 1-for-8 reverse stock swap conducted in mid-October to help avoid a Nasdaq delisting has failed in its efforts to prevent such an occurrence.
Viacom’s Class B shares saw its “market perform” rating reaffirmed by a Wall Street investment house on Monday (4/10), while its price target was boosted by three dollars. In a research report, FBR & Co. , founded in 1989 by Emanuel J. Friedman, Eric F. Billings, and W
iHEARTMEDIA Alternative WRFF (RADIO 104.5)/PHILADELPHIA’s “SUMMER BLOCK PARTIES” will kick-off SUNDAY, JUNE 18th at FESTIVAL PIER featuring live performances by THE REVIVALISTS, … more
Here’s something that might be of interest to those whose were riveted by the industry’s recent heavy-duty coverage of the Tampa-St. Petersburg Nielsen Audio PPM ratings boost assumably linked to a voice command home device by Beasley Media Group ‘s Tropical WYUU-FM “Maxima 92.5.” According to new research from Parks Associates , some 55% of U.S. broadband households find it appealing to control entertainment and smart home devices through voice commands.
Atlanta Label Quality Control Music Brings Migos, Lil Yachty To London For Cultural Showcase, April 25th
Influential ATLANTA record label QUALITY CONTROL MUSIC will bring its cultural revue to LONDON’s 02 BRIXTON ACADEMY on TUESDAY, APRIL 25th. The concert will feature chart-toppers MIGOS … more
UNIVISION COMMUNICATIONS has promoted DANNY LOWRY to VP/Radio National Sales and CHRISTINE ESCOBAR to VP/GM/Dir./Sales for UNIVISION/AUSTIN. LOWRY will be based in DALLAS and report to … more