Tag: radio

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Radio Caller Robbed While On the Air

Radio is getting crazy these days. We unfortunately had to report the murder of radio host Atilano Roman Tirado as he was murdered while he was broadcasting and now we have another crazy on-air fiasco to report. A caller by…

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Michael Baisden “Needs a Job”

It’s been a while since Michael Baisden has been out of radio but he is still doing his thing. Backstage at the V-103’s “For Sisters Only” event, he took the time to talk to Sytonnia about his life after radio….

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Ann Nesby Makes Us “Remember”

Hers is a voice we haven’t heard on the radio in awhile. Five years to be exact. And in this fast paced, disposable world we live in, five years can mean an entire career for an Artist. Not so for…

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SoundExchange Settles Webcasting Issues with CBI

Royalty payments will remain at current levels for the vast majority of student radio stations webcasting music under an agreement reached between College Broadcasters, Inc. (CBI) and SoundExchange. A joint motion filed today by the organizations with the Copyright Royalty…

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Did Usher Help Recruit LeBron James for Cleveland?

Usher has been on virtually every major radio station in the country as he has been blazing through his promo tour for his upcoming  album. With this single “Good Kisser” performing well of course he had to stop by Power…

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Evenings Just Got Interesting at Q102 in Philly

WIOQ Q102, Philly’s Hit Music, announced a new addition to its on-air team, Raphael, who will host weeknights from 8 p.m. to midnight, effective immediately. Raphael moves to Philly from Rochester, where he was an on-air personality and Promotions Director…

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B.J The Chicago Kid Tells Remarkable Success Story

If you not familiar with B.J The Chicago Kid just know that he is the featured singer on SchoolBoy Q’s “Studio” that is currently killing radio. Way before that, BJ was singing for Mary Mary, writing for Mario, and doing…

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Entravision Communications Corporation Launches New FM Radio Program

Entravision Communications Corporation, (NYSE: EVC), a diversified media company serving Latino audiences and communities, today announced the launch of a new morning show called LA’s Mananitas. The program, hosted by a talented cast led by Francisco “Paco” Galvez, Naranjito Jorge…

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DJ Laz Switches the Style Up

DJ Laz, whose real name is Lazaro Mendez, shook up the radio world in Florida when he suddenly departed Power 96, where he was on the air for more than 20 years. He’s now on HITS 97.3 with a new weekday morning…

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Tom Joyner Coming to a City Near You

Meeting Every Listener! The Tom Joyner Morning Show just completed the first week of a 5 week tour clocking over 700 miles on the road driving from station to station. In each city they broadcasted live from the city’s local…

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Steve Harvey Talks Talent vs. Gifts with Oprah

steve harvey was once a college dropout who drifted from one dead-end job to the next. Today, at age 57, he’s an award-winning talk show host and a game show host with a popular radio show and best-selling books. Steve…

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BMI Writer Shines at Radio Advertising Bureau Dinner

BMI, who seems to be everywhere these hosted an event with the Radio Advertising Bureau to highlight women in the business of radio. Along with the Mentoring and Inspiring Women in Radio Group (MIW), the two organizations presented the 7th annual…

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SiriusXM Partners With Major Digital Sports Platform

SiriusXM and Bleacher Report today announced the upcoming launch of SiriusXM Bleacher Report Radio, a new satellite radio channel debuting September 2 that will deliver engaging content from one of the leading digital sports destinations to a nationwide audience of…

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Why 90.3 AMP Speeds up the Music

  Many radio programmers and music directors are aware of editing songs down that may be a little too long, but speeding the songs up?  That is just what one Canadian CHR station is doing to squeeze in 24 songs per…

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KBFB Dallas Gets a New Image

Imaging and brand building is one of the most significant aspects in maintaining a successful radio station.  Knowing that, KBFB Dallas has jumped on the new imaging service offered by Superadio and CTC Creative. Superadio Networks has announced an affiliation and sales…