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‘Big Corporate Radio’ Attacked By MusicFirst

Coalition of artist rep groups seeks royalties from AMs, FMs via Congress...

musicfirst

FCC Officially Fines Mass. Pirate Menace

A Worcester, Mass., man continues to operate an unlicensed facility at 102.5 MHz, even after seeking an "appeal" ...

pirateskull

Phoenix-Area Translator Flows To Riviera

A translator serving a large portion of the southeastern Phoenix DMA has been dealt to Riviera, a move rumored to be true last autumn...

kzon-kmva

Nielsen: A Total Focus On Local TV Measurement

Two top Nielsen Local TV execs discuss total audience ratings in an exclusive round table talk...

Nielsen1

Is Pandora’s Growth In A Mild Freeze?

A Wall Street analyst finds that growth slowed to a crawl in October and November. But, P shares are in a good spot....

Pandora

Is Sinclair Too Constrained By Debt?

Wall Street observer and analyst CapitalCube conducted a complete checkup of Sinclair Broadcast Group's fiscal health....

SBG / Sinclair Broadcast Group

Final Words Of Wisdom From Irwin Pollack

The Boston-based radio sales and management trainer and divorce attorney lost his battle with cancer on Wednesday ...

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Here’s a NoCal Sale With A ‘Universal’ Spin

A Class B AM presently airing a Bollywood format has been sold to an Asian broadcaster...

KLOKdesi

Are Digital Rabbit Ears On The Rise?

Good old-fashioned over-the-air television viewing is on the rise, and there's a big reason as to why....

parksassociates

This Media Company Got Delisted From Nasdaq

SBSA shares are heading to an Over-The-Counter exchange, starting today...

Raul Alarcon

Gray Scores An FCC Victory With Wisconsin VHFer

A CBS affiliate in Wausau, Wisconsin is now a part of the Duluth, Minn., DMA, as far as Dish and DirecTV are concerned...

wsaw

This Media Entity Gets 49.9% Foreign Investment OK

Hemisphere Media Group's unopposed petition to allow 49.99% foreign equity and voter interests has been granted...

Hemisphere

Final Stage Rule Met In Incentive Auction

The Final Stage Rule has finally been met, thanks to bidding in the top 40 PEAs by wireless companies...

FCC

Univision Poaches A SBS Vet For Top Radio Job

The Hispanic and millennial-focused media company looked no further than one of its biggest rivals...

Jesus Lara UNI

AT&T Says Yes To Nielsen STB Ratings

Anonymized set-top box data will be merged into its local and national TV currency ratings services...

AT&T