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CBS Sports Radio Channel to Debut on SiriusXM
CBS Sports Radio SiriusXM
CBS Sports Radio SiriusXM
CBS Sports Radio is partnering with SiriusXM to bring its programming lineup will to SiriusXM subscribers beginning Wednesday, February 21 on satellite radios (Sirius channel 213, XM channel 201) and on the SiriusXM app. CBS Sports Radio showcases sports/talk programs hosted by Jim Rome, Tiki Barber, Brandon Tierney, More

UConn-IMG Radio Network Inks Partnership with iHM
UConn Huskies
UConn Huskies
IMG inks a 10-year, multimillion-dollar partnership with iHeartMedia and Sports WUCS-FM (97.9 ESPN)/Hartford to serve as the Home of the UConn Huskies beginning in the 2018-19 academic year. Following the conclusion of the current UConn athletic seasons, it will serve as the terrestrial radio home for UConn Athletics More

Conner Fired for Inappropriate Chloe Kim Comment
Patrick Conner
Patrick Conner
Radio host Patrick Connor is out after only his second show on SiriusXM for calling 17-year-old Chloe Kim -- who won gold in the women's snowboard halfpipe earlier this week -- a "hot piece of a--." Connor made the comment about the Olympic teen on Barstool Sports' talk show, "Dialed-In with Dallas Braden," that aired More

PRN Ups Gillie to Programming and Affiliate Manager
Brad Gillie
Brad Gillie
The Performance Racing Network (PRN), one of two NASCAR licensed multi-broadcast radio networks, has announced that long-time PRN announcer Brad Gillie will be expand his role within the Speedway Motorsports-owned network to include the fulltime position of Programming and Affiliate Manager. In his new role, Gillie will oversee More

SiriusXM Reports Q4 Record Revs of $1.4 Billion
SiriusXM reported fourth quarter 2017 record revenue of $1.4 billion, up 8% over 2016. Adjusted EBITDA grew 14% to $542 million, while free cash flow and operating cash flow increased 7% and 8%, respectively, to $460 million and $542 million. The company posted a net loss of $37 million (1 cent per diluted share), as compared More

Fleetwood Mac Gets Its Own SiriusXM Channel
SiriusXM announced today that GRAMMY Award winning rock band Fleetwood Mac will launch an exclusive, limited-run SiriusXM channel, The Fleetwood Mac Channel, on Thursday, February 1. The Fleetwood Mac Channel will showcase music from Fleetwood Mac's extensive Rock & Roll Hall of Fame career, including their indelible hits, More

Westwood One Names Sabean SVP/Digital Content
Tim Sabean
Tim Sabean
Westwood One appoints Tim Sabean to the newly created role of Senior VP/Digital Content, effective immediately. He joins the company from SiriusXM, where he served as Senior VP for the Howard Stern Channels for 10 years and was responsible for the development and growth of the audio entertainment channels. His radio career More

East-West Shrine Game Reveals Network Broadcast
The East-West Shrine Game, the longest running college all-star football game, will air January 20 on an international radio network including over one hundred fifty stations led by SB Nation Radio, on SiriusXM as well as online from Shrinegame.com. The broadcast will be available on phones, tablets and other connected devices More

First-Ever Student-Run Natl. Radio Channel to Launch
Slam!
Slam!
The SLAM Foundation announces that, for the first time in broadcast radio history, high school students will produce and present national programming with the launch of SLAM Radio, a 24/7 year-round student-run channel that will air on SiriusXM radio. The educational-professional model will begin as a pilot program at the More

SEC and SiriusXM to Launch New Sports Channel
The Southeastern Conference (SEC) and SiriusXM announced today that they will launch SiriusXM SEC Radio, a new and exclusive 24/7 audio channel dedicated to SEC sports that will deliver fans and alumni across the country in-depth and comprehensive access to SEC-focused sports talk and news, plus an extensive schedule of SEC More

Westwood One Makes Changes to National Sales Unit
Bryan Forbes
Bryan Forbes
Westwood One has announced strategic changes to its leadership and structure of the national sales team, effective immediately. 20-year sales vet Bryan Forbes (pictured) is appointed President of Sales. Forbes joins Westwood One from the Katz Radio Group, where he most recently served as Senior VP and General Manager of More

SiriusXM to Launch ''The Billy Graham Channel''
Billy Graham
Billy Graham
SiriusXM has announced the launch of "The Billy Graham Channel," a limited-run channel headlined by Christian evangelist Billy Graham, founder of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. The channel will debut on Monday, November 6 and run through Friday, November 17 on channel 145. Launching in celebration of the acclaimed More

SiriusXM to Launch Eight Holiday Music Channels
SiriusXM has announced its holiday music lineup featuring eight commercial-free channels celebrating the festive season, two to broadcast starting Wednesday, November 1. The satcaster's holiday music channels will offer listeners a variety of traditional holiday songs, classical Christmas carols, country Christmas classics, More

Flo & Eddie Lose Pre-1972 Royalties Fight in FL
SiriusXM was the ultimate winner in Florida court case over royalties for music recorded prior to 1972. The suit brought by Flo & Eddie of The Turtles in 2013 sought $100 million and included separate lawsuits in California, Florida and New York. Both California and New York district judes offered favorable rulings, but not More

SiriusXM, Formula 1 Sign Multi-Year Broadcast Deal
SiriusXM and Formula 1 ink a multi-year agreement that makes SiriusXM the North American radio broadcaster of all Formula 1 races, starting with this weekend's 2017 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix in Austin on Sirius channel 132, XM channel 203 and channel 963 on the SiriusXM app. The four remaining races will all air on More

Megan Liberman Joins SiriusXM as Sr. VP/NT&E
Megan Liberman
Megan Liberman
Megan Liberman joins SiriusXM as Senior VP/News, Talk & Entertainment, effective October 2. She joins SiriusXM from Yahoo!, where she was VP and Editor in Chief of the Yahoo! News Group, responsible for all original news reporting. Prior to that, Liberman spent 13 years at the New York Times, most recently as Deputy News More

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