Home Login RADIO ONLINE RSS Facebook
Advertisement

Company News

iHeartMedia Q1 Revs Down 9.5% to $706.6M, Loss Narrows
iHeartMedia
iHeartMedia
iHeartMedia reported first quarter revenue fell 9.5% to $706.6 million from $780.6 in 2020. Operating loss was $76 million compared to $1.7 billion in prior-year, which included $1.7 billion of impairment charges. Consolidated Adjusted EBITDA declined 27.1% to $102 million from $140 million. The company More

Smart Speakers Surge as Moms Turn to Tech for Assistance
Edison Research
Edison Research
Forty-six percent of U.S. moms own a smart speaker, up from 33% last year, according to the Moms and Media 2021 study just released by The Research Moms of Edison Research. The latest installment of the annual report shows just how much U.S. moms look to voice assistants and mobile tech as they spend more More

Dave Rossi Named WKSM/Fort Walton Beach Program Director
Dave Rossi
Dave Rossi
Cumulus Media appoints veteran Rock programmer Dave Rossi as Program Director for heritage WKSM-FM (99ROCK) in Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL. He joins the company from iHeartMedia in Nashville where he was Program Director for Classic Rock WNRQ-FM (105.9 The Rock) and Alternative WNRQ-FM-HD2 (ALT983). Prior More

Advertisement

Westwood One Presents ''Summer Kickoff With Justin Moore''
Westwood One
Westwood One
Westwood One will celebrate the start of summertime with its annual "Summer Kickoff with Justin Moore" special, airing over the Memorial Day Weekend. Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line, Thomas Rhett, Kelsea Ballerini, Little Big Town, Keith Urban, Kenny Chesney and Carrie Underwood are some of the artists who More

WBZ/Boston Wins Two Regional Murrow Awards
iHeartMedia Boston announced today that WBZ NewsRadio, Boston's News Radio, has won two Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards in the categories of Best Newscast and Continuing Coverage. WBZ NewsRadio will celebrate its 100th anniversary later this year, and these awards are the latest in the trophy case of a More

WBAL Earns Two RTDNA Regional Murrow Awards
WBAL
WBAL
Hearst Radio's WBAL NewsRadio 1090/FM 101.5 earned recognition today from the Radio Television Digital News Association with a pair of Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards. Awarded annually since 1971, the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Awards are named in honor of the legendary More

Kansas City Rock Radio Legend Skid Roadie to Retire
Skid Roadie
Skid Roadie
Legendary Kansas City radio personality Skid Roadie has announced his retirement after 23 years on Cumulus/Kansas City's Classic Rock KCFX-FM (101 The Fox) and a 42-year career -- 41 of those years spent on-air entertaining Kansas City radio listeners. Roadie, who announced his retirement on-air Wednesday, More

Advertisement

iHeartMedia Launches Private Podcast Marketplace for Brands
iHeartMedia
iHeartMedia
iHeartMedia has announced the launch of a new, first-of-its-kind Private Marketplace. The new marketplace will provide advertisers with programmatic buying access to distribute their marketing to audiences across a library of shows in the world from the iHeartPodcast Network. This new technology allows brand More

Baka Boyz Hip-Hop Mastermix Classic Show Set to Debut
Baka Boyz
Baka Boyz
The Baka Boyz have been mixing on the radio for 30 years with their Hip-Hop Mastermix. Now, they will be mixing the songs that made them world famous in the new Hip Hop Mastermix Classic Show to debut with a Memorial Day Special. There will be a house party every weekend featuring mixes of 90's hip hop and More

Audacy to Present "The Power of Audio" at the IAB 2021
Audacy has announced its lineup for the IAB NewFronts and IAB Podcast Upfronts, the media and entertainment industry's two premiere events designed for brands, agencies, and media buyers to preview the latest in digital content and podcast programming. This will be Audacy's inaugural year at More

Westwood One Launches "Give Them Lala with Randall" Podcast
Cumulus Media's Westwood One Podcast Network today introduces "Give Them Lala ... with Randall," an exciting new podcast featuring reality star Lala Kent and her fiancé, film producer Randall Emmett, talking with each other and their guests about lifestyle, fashion, and social issues. Published each More

Advertisement

Beasley Reports Q1 Revenues of 48.2 Million
Beasley Media Group
Beasley Media Group
Beasley Broadcast Group reported first quarter net revenue fell to $48.2 million from $57.7 million in 2020. Station operating income declined to $5.2 million from $6.7 million. Operating loss was $2.5 million compared to $7.1 million. The company posted a net loss of $10.6 million (-36 cents per diluted More

Coleman Insights Reveals More SuperStudy 3 Findings
Coleman Insights Contemporary Music SuperStudy
Coleman Insights Contemporary Music SuperStudy
Coleman Insights has released its second round of findings from its annual Contemporary Music SuperStudy in the "Tuesdays With Coleman" blog, "Pop Reigns Supreme (Again!) in Contemporary Music SuperStudy 3" by Coleman Insights President Warren Kurtzman. Among this week's highlights: More

Resolution Opposes Performance Royalty on Local Radio
U.S. Congress
U.S. Congress
A bipartisan coalition of 77 members of the House of Represenatives and eight Senators have joined together to introduce resolutions in Congress opposing "any new performance fee, tax, royalty, or other charge" on local broadcast radio stations. The Local Radio Freedom Act (LRFA) signals members of More

Leadership Changes Coming to Townsquare/Michigan
Jeff Luckoff and Eric Meier
Jeff Luckoff and Eric Meier
Townsquare Media has announced that Grand Rapids Market President Jeff Luckoff will increase his responsibilities to include statewide oversight of Townsquare's Michigan local media clusters. He will report to Townsquare SVP Todd Lawley. "In a very short amount of time Jeff has reset the More

Westwood One Launches ''My World With Jeff Jarrett''
My World with Jeff Jarrett
My World with Jeff Jarrett
Westwood One Podcast Network launches the first episode of "My World with Jeff Jarrett," the newest addition to the Conrad Thompson family of podcasts focused on professional wrestling. Future episodes will be available each Tuesday and takes listeners on a journey through Jarrett's Hall of Fame career from More

Promotions Spotlight

Advertisement