All Entries in April, 2013

Pittman, four others joining NAB Radio Board

Clear Channel CEO Bob Pittman is joining the NAB Radio Board as an appointment of its chair, Don Benson. A fifth individual was...

Bob Pittman

Stock indexes end with April gains

Stocks on Tuesday chalked up tepid gains, with the S&P 500 index advancing for a sixth month, its longest such stretch since September 2009....

CBS wins again

CBS placed first in viewers for the ninth consecutive week and first in adults 25-54 for the seventh straight week, according to Nielsen live...

CBS

Nashville parents sue CMG over altered photo

A Nashville family is suing a media company in federal court after they say Cox’s WHPT-FM (The Bone) Tampa St. Pete’s “The Cowhead Show”...

Cox Media Group

Hulu holds NewFront in NYC

Hulu showed its love to the advertising community April 30 in New York City and shared new developments in product, technology, and advertising innovation....

Hulu

AOL Radio stops streaming

Looks like there may be some truth to the news out there from last week that AOL Music was shutting down. While the AOL...

AOL / America Online

Watchdog takes aim at Fox reality series

ColorOfChange believes that long-running Fox series “COPS” presents a distorted image of African Americans and other minorities, with real-life repercussions, and is seeking to...

Watchdog3

Fleetwood Mac plays the radio card to promote new release

Once again, at a time when many in the music community are complaining about radio airplay under current copyright law, a band is freely...

Digital Downloads

Wheeler getting FCC chair

According to reports, President Barack Obama is set to name Tom Wheeler to take the place of Julius Genachowski as Chair of the FCC....

FCC

ABC came in second for the week

Overall: For the 2nd week in a row, ABC was the #2 most-watched TV network to CBS, outdrawing Fox by 5% and NBC by...

ABC

NBC: “The Voice” was #1 in 18-49

“The Voice” has finished the April 22-28 week ranking #1 among primetime programs on ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox in adults 18-49, adults 18-34,...

NBC

KROQ unveils Weenie Roast lineup

Slated for 5/18, this year’s KROQ-FM LA Weenie Roast 2013 will feature The Black Keys, Thirty Seconds To Mars, Vampire Weekend, Of Monsters And...

DJ says he was a victim of rip-off

Chuck Harder, White Springs, FL-based veteran DJ (WWBA-FM Tampa, WFLA-AM Tampa, WLCY-AM, WYNR 1390 Chicago, WMCA-AM NY and currently WPGS-AM Titusville, FL) and former...

The Voice delivers Monday for NBC

NBC took 18-49 honors by a comfortable margin on the strength of the Voice coupled with a tie for 1st during the last hour...

WV FM CP from Robinson to Robinson

$83,485 FM CP White Sulphur Springs WV from United States CP LLC (W. Philip Robinson) to Radio Greenbrier LLC (Todd P. Robinson). Cash. Superduopoly...