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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

Dielectric Appoints Dan Glavin to Western Region Sales Manager
Dan Glavin
Dan Glavin
Dielectric has appointed Dan Glavin to the role of Western Region Sales Manager vacated by Steven Moreen, who retires following a successful 52-year career in the broadcast industry. Glavin steps into the role immediately, with responsibility for all US TV and FM sales and customer service west of the More

MIW Announces Status as 501(c)(3) Charitable Organization
Mentoring and Inspiring Women in Radio
Mentoring and Inspiring Women in Radio
Mentoring and Inspiring Women in Radio (MIW) has announced its official designation as a 501(c)(3) charitable entity. The volunteer organization, formerly known as the Mentoring and Inspiring Women in Radio (MIW) Group, consists of top-level female radio professionals who use their experience, influence, and More

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iHeartMedia Extends Relationship with Enrique Santos
Enrique Santos
Enrique Santos
iHeartMedia has extended its relationship with air personality and community leader Enrique Santos. Under a new five-year agreement, Santos will continue as President and Chief Creative Officer of iHeartLatino as well as morning host on his syndicated Spanish show originating from WZTU-FM (TU 94.9) in Miami More

147th Kentucky Derby Airs Live Nationwide on SiriusXM
SiriusXM
SiriusXM
SiriusXM will again offer listeners nationwide coverage of the Kentucky Derby, the first jewel of thoroughbred racing's 2021 Triple Crown, from Churchill Downs this Saturday, May 1. Through its broadcasting agreement with Horse Racing Radio Network (HRRN), SiriusXM airs all Triple Crown races -- the Kentucky More

Legendary Dallas Broadcaster Ron Chapman Dead at 85
Ron Chapman (Credit: Texas Radio Hall of Fame)
Ron Chapman (Credit: Texas Radio Hall of Fame)
Legendary Dallas broadcaster Ron Chapman, who spent 32 years at KVIL-FM and five years at KLUV-FM, died Monday of natural causes. He was 85. Chapman was inducted in the NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame in 2010. He previously spent six years at KLIF/Dallas, co-hosting the highly successful "Charlie & More

GM Announces Increased Commitment to Black-Owned Media
The National Association of Black Owned Broadcasters
The National Association of Black Owned Broadcasters
General Motors has announced that it will increase its spending with Black-owned media to 2% in 2021, 4% in 2022, and with a goal of 8% by 2025. The National Association of Black Owned Broadcasters (NABOB) praised the announcement, that on May 14, GM will hold a dedicated upfront More

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CRS 2021-2022 Agenda Committee Members Announced
CRS 2022
CRS 2022
Country Radio Broadcasters has announced the individuals who will serve on the 2021-2022 CRS Agenda Committee under Chairman Brent Michaels (KUZZ/Bakersfield) and Vice-Chair Joey Tack (KNCI/Sacramento). The agenda Committee is made up of volunteer professionals from all sectors of More

Brendan Daly Named CPB Vice President Communications
Brendon Daly
Brendon Daly
The Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) has named Brendan Daly as Vice President of Communications, effective today. He will be responsible for the development and implementation of a multi-faceted communications and messaging strategy to advance awareness of public media and its value to American More

Chubb Rock Adds 15 New Affiliates
United Stations has announced 15 new affiliates for The Chubb Rock Show with SiMan Baby as well as two weekend shows, Diggin' in Tha Crates and Authentic Caribbean. The 4-hour daily weekday show, The Chubb Rock Show with SiMan Baby can now be heard in morning drive in Columbus, GA on Davis Broadcasting's More

iHeartRadio Earth Celebrates Anniversary with New Partnerships
iHeartMedia is celebrating the one year anniversary of the launch of iHeartRadio Earth, the company's sustainability initiative designed to inspire listeners to take action to positively impact the environment. Since the program's inception on Earth Day in 2020, the company has committed nearly $5M worth of More

Radio Cares Feeding America Produced 400,000 Meals
Radio Cares
Radio Cares
The Independent Broadcasters Association (IBA) and Feeding America worked with independent radio stations across the country for the 2nd annual "Radio Cares - Feeding America Radiothon," which raised $40,000 to provide 400,000 meals for individuals and families that are facing hunger in America. 375 stations More

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XTRA 106.3 Debuts as Atlanta's Most Conservative News Talker
Dickey Broadcasting Company has announced the debut of the new XTRA 106.3FM - Atlanta's Most Conservative News & Talk Station, effective immediately. The station will broadcast talk radio programs including "The Rush Limbaugh Show," "The Glenn Beck Program," "Guy Benson," "The More

CPB Announces Distribution Plan for ARPA Funds
Corporation for Public Broadcasting
Corporation for Public Broadcasting
The Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) has announced that the CPB Board of Directors unanimously approved a distribution plan for the $175 million of emergency stabilization funds for public media. The funds were included in the American Rescue Plan Act, which was signed into More

Paul Jacobs to Receive Outstanding Alumni Award From MSU
Paul Jacobs
Paul Jacobs
Michigan State University's school of Communication, Arts and Sciences has announced Paul Jacobs, Vice President/General Manager of Jacobs Media and President of jacapps, is a recipient of its Outstanding Alumni Award. Jacobs is one of five MSU graduates receiving the honor at the school's annual Alumni More

WAWZ and WAKW Appoint Cari Kates as Dir. Digital Content
Cari Kates
Cari Kates
WAWZ-FM (STAR 99.1)/New York and WAKW-FM (STAR 93.3)/Cincinnati appoint Cari Kates as the new Director of Digital Content for the Pillar Ministries Radio Group. Her career began with Clear Channel at WQEN/Birmingham and has included WDJC/Birmingham, KDUV/Visalia-Tulare, EMI CMG (now Capitol CMG), K-LOVE/Air1 More

2021 NAB Radio Board Election Results Announced
National Association of Broadcasters
National Association of Broadcasters
The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) has announced the results of the 2021 NAB Radio Board elections. The two-year terms of the elected board members will begin in June. New Board members or those who have previously served on the Board are listed in italics. Other Board members listed below are More

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