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iHeart Podcast Awards Tonight
The first annual iHeartRadio Podcast Awards are being held tonight at the iHeartRadio Theater in Los Angeles beginning at 8 p.m. PT. Winners will be announced in 22 categories.
01-18-2019 08:31Read more...
Former ARS CEO Steve Dodge Dies
Dodge was killed in Bonita Springs, FL, Wednesday night while riding his bike. Police say Dodge was riding on the sidewalk of a busy road when he attempted to cross...
01-18-2019 08:10Read more...
Spotify Launches App For Vehicles
It's called 'Car View' and the goal of the new app is to make using Spotify easier while in the vehicle. When users connect to their car’s Bluetooth, the car...
01-18-2019 07:58Read more...
Rogers To Take Up Senior Position In Dallas
Mary Rogers has been appointed Vice President and Director of Sales for Entercom Dallas. For the past six years, Rogers worked for Cox Media Group in San Antonio where she...
01-18-2019 02:50Read more...
New Show Is All New York
710 WOR/New York will debut WOR Tonight with Joe Concha & Lis Wiehl, on February 4. The program will broadcast weekdays, 6 p.m.-9 p.m.
01-18-2019 02:40Read more...
Travis Kicks For A Gain Of 300 Affiliates
FOX Sports Radio's Outkick The Coverage with Clay Travis has reached a broadcast milestone of 300 affiliates.
01-18-2019 02:30Read more...
The Challenge Of Finding A Radio Job
Nicole Sandler has a very impressive resume, as you'll see. You would think at least one radio station would want to tap into her vast experience. When she posted on...
01-18-2019 02:23Read more...
TODAY IS YOUR DEADLINE!
Radio Ink's 2019 Future African American Leaders in Radio list is coming in February. You have until Friday at 5 p.m. to make your nomination HERE.
01-18-2019 02:10Read more...
He Got Fired. Now He’s A Podcaster
Eric Zane was once flying high as part of the Free Beer & Hot Wings syndicated morning show. After 15 years on the show he wore out his welcome and...
01-18-2019 02:00Read more...
KFOR/Lincoln Wins Prestigous NAB Award
The NAB will honor Alpha's KFOR-AM/Lincoln, NE, with the Crystal Heritage Award at the NAB Show in Las Vegas this April. The Heritage Award recognizes stations that have won a...
01-18-2019 01:50Read more...

Who’s Working At The FCC?
It's been exactly two weeks since many FCC staffers turned off the lights and haven't come back, as the partial shutdown of the U.S. government continues with no end in...
01-17-2019 22:10Read more...
Salem Slip Ends Small Rally For Troubled Stock
Salem Media Group shareholders have endured some pain over the last six months. On July 30, SALM was priced at $5.45 per share. By New Year's Eve, they bottomed out...
01-17-2019 21:50Read more...
This Analyst Says A Viacom-CBS Unification Will Happen
On Thursday, October 3, 1990, East Germany officially ceased to exist, thanks to its reunification under West German control to become the Federal Republic of Germany. Another notable reunification could...
01-17-2019 21:30Read more...
Arbitrator To Review Moonves’ CBS Split
There will be no courtroom battle between CBS Corporation and its former President/CEO with respect to his separation agreement with the media company. Rather, binding arbitration is the choice of...
01-17-2019 20:45Read more...
Cox’s Alamo City DOS Jumps To Entercom
Fueling rumors that changes are ahead at Cox Media Group, the woman who has been Director of Sales at the company's San Antonio radio stations has departed after six years...
01-17-2019 20:15Read more...
The Media Industry’s ‘Chief Pilot’ For Charity
William O’Shaughnessy is a legendary figure of American broadcasting. Today, he's paying tribute today to a media broker with a heart and soul that "clearly reside in identifying good and...
01-17-2019 19:57Read more...
LBI Plan Disclosure Statement Gets Judge’s OK
The Delaware bankruptcy court judge charged with overseeing LBI Media's Chapter 11 restructuring has given his approval to a key document that will likely pave an obstacle-free path to a...
01-17-2019 19:50Read more...
Take Two For ‘PIRATE Act’ On Capitol Hill
The 115th Congress started the fight to give greater fighting power to the FCC to put these operators off the air for good, and to collect massively increased fines. It's...
01-17-2019 16:00Read more...
Two Shrinking Companies, One New Deal
Rumors continue to swirl about the future of Cox Media Group's TV stations. Now, there's even talk that the company wants to deal all of its Dayton holdings. With that...
01-17-2019 12:00Read more...
Note Redemption Done For Urban One
Urban One, the company focused on African-American consumers founded by Cathy Hughes and presently run by Alfred Liggins III, her son, has given the required notice to redeem all $2.04...
01-17-2019 11:38Read more...



iHeart Podcast Awards Tonight
The first annual iHeartRadio Podcast Awards are being held tonight at the iHeartRadio Theater in Los Angeles beginning at 8 p.m. PT. Winners will be announced in 22 categories.
01-18-2019 08:31Read more...
Former ARS CEO Steve Dodge Dies
Dodge was killed in Bonita Springs, FL, Wednesday night while riding his bike. Police say Dodge was riding on the sidewalk of a busy road when he attempted to cross...
01-18-2019 08:10Read more...
Spotify Launches App For Vehicles
It's called 'Car View' and the goal of the new app is to make using Spotify easier while in the vehicle. When users connect to their car’s Bluetooth, the car...
01-18-2019 07:58Read more...
Rogers To Take Up Senior Position In Dallas
Mary Rogers has been appointed Vice President and Director of Sales for Entercom Dallas. For the past six years, Rogers worked for Cox Media Group in San Antonio where she...
01-18-2019 02:50Read more...
New Show Is All New York
710 WOR/New York will debut WOR Tonight with Joe Concha & Lis Wiehl, on February 4. The program will broadcast weekdays, 6 p.m.-9 p.m.
01-18-2019 02:40Read more...
Travis Kicks For A Gain Of 300 Affiliates
FOX Sports Radio's Outkick The Coverage with Clay Travis has reached a broadcast milestone of 300 affiliates.
01-18-2019 02:30Read more...
The Challenge Of Finding A Radio Job
Nicole Sandler has a very impressive resume, as you'll see. You would think at least one radio station would want to tap into her vast experience. When she posted on...
01-18-2019 02:23Read more...
TODAY IS YOUR DEADLINE!
Radio Ink's 2019 Future African American Leaders in Radio list is coming in February. You have until Friday at 5 p.m. to make your nomination HERE.
01-18-2019 02:10Read more...
He Got Fired. Now He’s A Podcaster
Eric Zane was once flying high as part of the Free Beer & Hot Wings syndicated morning show. After 15 years on the show he wore out his welcome and...
01-18-2019 02:00Read more...
KFOR/Lincoln Wins Prestigous NAB Award
The NAB will honor Alpha's KFOR-AM/Lincoln, NE, with the Crystal Heritage Award at the NAB Show in Las Vegas this April. The Heritage Award recognizes stations that have won a...
01-18-2019 01:50Read more...


Who’s Working At The FCC?
It's been exactly two weeks since many FCC staffers turned off the lights and haven't come back, as the partial shutdown of the U.S. government continues with no end in...
01-17-2019 22:10Read more...
Salem Slip Ends Small Rally For Troubled Stock
Salem Media Group shareholders have endured some pain over the last six months. On July 30, SALM was priced at $5.45 per share. By New Year's Eve, they bottomed out...
01-17-2019 21:50Read more...
This Analyst Says A Viacom-CBS Unification Will Happen
On Thursday, October 3, 1990, East Germany officially ceased to exist, thanks to its reunification under West German control to become the Federal Republic of Germany. Another notable reunification could...
01-17-2019 21:30Read more...
Arbitrator To Review Moonves’ CBS Split
There will be no courtroom battle between CBS Corporation and its former President/CEO with respect to his separation agreement with the media company. Rather, binding arbitration is the choice of...
01-17-2019 20:45Read more...
Cox’s Alamo City DOS Jumps To Entercom
Fueling rumors that changes are ahead at Cox Media Group, the woman who has been Director of Sales at the company's San Antonio radio stations has departed after six years...
01-17-2019 20:15Read more...
The Media Industry’s ‘Chief Pilot’ For Charity
William O’Shaughnessy is a legendary figure of American broadcasting. Today, he's paying tribute today to a media broker with a heart and soul that "clearly reside in identifying good and...
01-17-2019 19:57Read more...
LBI Plan Disclosure Statement Gets Judge’s OK
The Delaware bankruptcy court judge charged with overseeing LBI Media's Chapter 11 restructuring has given his approval to a key document that will likely pave an obstacle-free path to a...
01-17-2019 19:50Read more...
Take Two For ‘PIRATE Act’ On Capitol Hill
The 115th Congress started the fight to give greater fighting power to the FCC to put these operators off the air for good, and to collect massively increased fines. It's...
01-17-2019 16:00Read more...
Two Shrinking Companies, One New Deal
Rumors continue to swirl about the future of Cox Media Group's TV stations. Now, there's even talk that the company wants to deal all of its Dayton holdings. With that...
01-17-2019 12:00Read more...
Note Redemption Done For Urban One
Urban One, the company focused on African-American consumers founded by Cathy Hughes and presently run by Alfred Liggins III, her son, has given the required notice to redeem all $2.04...
01-17-2019 11:38Read more...