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Epic Records Expected to post 2 Million bail for Bobby Shmurda

Yesterday the internet was on fire with the reporting of the arrest of Epic Record’s Bobby Shmurda on drugs, gun, attempted murder and murder charges. Sha Money XL, and Epic rep who signed the 20-year-old rapper issued a statement to…

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Nielsen Year-End Most Popular Radio Formats in PPM Markets

As the calendar gets ready to change to 2015, we look back at national radio listening trends among the more than 243 million Americans (aged 12 and older) who tune in each week to see which formats kept toes tapping…

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11 Things Jocks should Ban from Celebrity Interviews

This year I have heard MANY radio interviews with various R&B Singers, Rappers and others. Quite often the same mistakes are made across the board at MANY stations by various jocks and it’s easy to see how a listener can…

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FCC Boasts New Minority Broadcast Ownerships

Making Good on the Promise of Independent Minority Ownership of Television Stations by: Chairman Tom Wheeler and Commissioner Mignon Clyburn Increasing minority ownership of television broadcast stations has been an often-stated, but elusive goal. While there is widespread agreement on…

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iHeartMedia Morning Host Arrested for Child Pornography

An iHeartMedia morning host was arrested over the weekend for Child Pornography charges. Instagram reported the crime when they realized a customer in Anchorage had uploaded 13 images depicting child sexual exploitation. James LaPlante, on-air name, “Jimmy O’Brien” from Country station KASH…

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Sirius Ordered to pay 3.8 Million for Misleading Billing Practices

AG Gansler Secures $3.8 Million Settlement with Sirius XM Radio Satellite radio company will provide restitution to consumers who experienced problems canceling service Baltimore, MD (Dec. 4, 2014) – Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler announced today that his Consumer Protection…

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Vinyl Album Sales at All-Time High

BLACK FRIDAY DELIVERS SECOND BIGGEST WEEK FOR VINYL ALBUM SALES Vinyl Album Sales at All-Time High Retail purchasing naturally expands during the holiday season and sales at the Independent record stores are no exception. While Record Store Day does not…