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CBS Radio Selling Radio Assets, Sites Poor Profit Margin

It’s no surprise that advanced media corporations are starting to eliminate their radio businesses which could possibly mean selling at steep discounts and the gradual return of the “mom and pop” concept in the coming months. CBS has announced that…

NFL announces Pepsi Super Bowl 50 Halftime Show on CBS will echo On the Fifty Campaign (CNW Group/NFL Canada)

Pepsi Announces Super Bowl 50 Halftime Show

As part of the year-long celebration of Super Bowl 50, which will be played on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, the NFL announced the PEPSI SUPER BOWL 50 HALFTIME SHOW on CBS will echo elements of the NFL’s On the Fifty…

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CBS CEO to Keynote Variety’s DealMakers Breakfast

CBS Corporation President and CEO, Leslie Moonves, will be the keynote speaker at Variety’s invite-only Dealmakers’ breakfast feting the powerbrokers and kingmakers of the entertainment industry on Wednesday, December 2, 2015 in Beverly Hills. Variety’s Co-Editor-in-Chief, Claudia Eller, will host…

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Charlotte Broadcast Hall of Fame to Induct Inaugural Class

The Charlotte Broadcast Hall of Fame will induct its inaugural class on August 21, at noon, during a special luncheon celebration at the Charlotte City Club. Honorees and attendees will gather during the event to hear keynote speaker Bill Whitaker,…

CBS Radio Names New President

Andre J. Fernandez has been named President of CBS RADIO, one of the nation’s leading collections of major market radio stations. The announcement was made by Leslie Moonves, President and CEO of CBS Corporation, to whom Fernandez will report. He…

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TOM JOYNER SHOW ADDED TO PLAY.IT

Popular Urban Morning Radio Host To Be Featured On Podcast Network Beginning Today The Tom Joyner Morning Show, with an audience of nearly eight million listeners nationally and on the web, is now available for on-demand listening on Play.it, CBS…

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FERNANDO AND GREG EXTEND THEIR RUN ON 99.7 NOW! (KMVQ)

FERNANDO AND GREG EXTEND THEIR RUN ON 99.7 NOW! (KMVQ) Popular Hosts Sign Multi-Year Agreement To Continue In Morning Drive San Francisco, CA (February 20, 2015) – CBS RADIO San Francisco is pleased to announce that Fernando and Greg have…

Terri Avery Out at WPEG

Beasley Broadcasting recently acquired WPEG and WBAV from CBS Radio. The new owners have just parted ways with industry vet Terri Avery who has been with the station for 14 years. No word on what happened.  

CAVAGNARO ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT FROM KCBS RADIO

San Francisco, San Jose, Oakland—KCBS Director of News and Programming Ed Cavagnaro announced his retirement effective April 2015. Cavagnaro first arrived at KCBS in 1977, and was named the director of news and programming in 1988. “I’ve been lucky to…

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Joe Clair Returns to DC Radio

JOE CLAIR RETURNS TO WPGC 95.5 IN THE NATION’S CAPITAL CBS RADIO, Washington, DC WPGC 95.5 announced today that Joe Clair will serve as host of the station’s morning show alongside Tati, Guy Lambert and Poet beginning on Monday, February…

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Radio One Sues

Radio One is not happy with Flinn Broadcasting in Memphis and has sued the corporation for copyright infringement for using the “BOOM’ format name without permission. The suit was filed in Tennessee against the company which owns 32 stations in the…