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ASCAP Invades CMJ

The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) will host its annual showcase as part of New York’s yearly CMJ Music Marathon on Wednesday, October 22nd. Designed to give on-the-verge bands an intimate platform to showcase for both fans…

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Adrien Brody Proves You Can’t Judge a Book By Its Cover

Academy Award winning actor, Adrien Brody, made his way to Sway in the Morning and proved to us why you can’t judge a book by its cover.  He was actually on the morning show to promote his new tv film,…

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NY’s 92.3 AMP Radio Searching For Morning and Afternoon Hosts

NY’s New 923 Amp radio has begun the talent search for morning and afternoon drive in the world’s most important and most competitive market. 923 Amp radio requires a genuine communication style and the ability to resonate and connect with…

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2014 NAB MARCONI RADIO AWARD FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) announced the finalists for the 2014 NAB Marconi Radio Awards, honoring radio stations and on-air personalities for excellence in broadcasting. The winners will be announced September 11 at the NAB Marconi Radio Awards 25th Anniversary Dinner &…

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THE VOICE 2014 Tour Kicks Off in San Antonio

Fans of the hit NBC show, “The Voice”, can finally see their favorite contestants live as the season’s talented top Finalists and favorite past stars hit the road on a huge summer tour. Talpa Media and AEG Live announced today…

Doc Wynter at Iggy Azalea’s Listening Party in NY

This week… Iggy Azalea walked into a packed room, at New York City hotspot The Raven, of people anxiously waiting to hear an exclusive listen of her new album – The New Classic. Always the gracious host, Iggy welcomed fans to her table and…

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Radio Facts 2014 Best Urban Mainstream Radio Stations

Every year Radio Facts takes a listen to stations around the country and determines which ones have the best on air presentation. For 2014, these are our pics. Click “Next” above or below for the next station WGCI – Chicago,…

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Quartet Pioneer, Father of D.A. Johnson (Malaco) Dies

Quartet Pioneer and father of D.A. Johnson (Executive Director, Gospel Division Malaco Music Group), Willie Connell Johnson passed on Thursday March 6, 2014, at his home, surrounded by family in Jamaica, NY. Willie Connell Johnson, born in Sumter, SC, founder…

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78-Year-Old NY Woman Latest Victim in Knockout Game

Assemblyman Dov Hikind says that addressing the rash of potentially deadly assaults on innocent victims in Brooklyn is his top concern and should be the police department’s highest priority. Hikind stated: “I just returned from addressing this issue in Crown…

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