The Week In Review: 10/22 - 10/26

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This week’s eQB Cover Story features a one-on-one with WNOU & WHHH/Indianapolis PD Leo Baldwin who celebrates year one of overseeing programming at two of Radio One's most important radio stations. In Programming To Win, Richard Harker tackles the concept of “listener fidelity” with the ways that a listener’s loyalty can reward your station in the ratings in both diary and PPM markets. Question of the Week asks: "If you could dress up as any recording artist or Hollywood celebrity for Halloween, who would it be and why?" Plus Hot Shots and the History Page. [more]

Mel Karmazin Exiting As SiriusXM CEO 
After months of speculation, SiriusXM CEO Karmazin tells the satcaster he will step down as of February 1, 2013.  
[more] 

Clear Channel, Pandora & More Launch Internet Radio Fairness Coalition
Coalition formed to urge Congressional support of the Internet Radio Fairness Act.   [more]

Arbitron Revenue Up 8.3% In Third Quarter
Arbitron reports $114.3 million in revenue and $15.8 million in net income in Q3 2012.   [more]

Arbitron Getting Closer To Web Ratings System   [more]

Apple Reportedly Launching Pandora Challenger In 2013
New reports of an Apple streaming music service surface, causing Pandora stocks to take a hit. [more]

Apple Revenue Reaches $36 Billion In Fiscal Q4  [more]

Q3 Radio Revenue Roundup
Beasley and Entercom report their third quarter fiscal results. [more]

NY Post: BMG Rights Management Preparing For EMI Bid  [more]

TargetSpot Releases Report On Attitudes Towards Digital Audio Advertising
A new study finds that advertising and targeting of listeners becoming more accepted in Internet radio.  [more]

Z100 Jingle Ball Headlined By Taylor Swift & Justin Bieber    [more]

Kris Kelley Named PD At CHR WKSC/Chicago  [more]

Steve Davis Promoted To OM Of CBS Radio-D.C. [more]

Kassof Study Reveals P1 Preferences  [more]

Sony/ATV Selling Rosetta Publishing Catalog   [more]

Courtside Entertainment Debuts Podcasting Platform Launchpad Digital Media    [more]

eMarketer: Radio Third Most-Popular Media Outlet    [more]

Scott Seviour Named EVP/Marketing & Artist Development At Epic Records  [more]

In Brief - October 22, 2012
Jingle Ball lineups announced in Miami, Atlanta & Tampa, JacobsMedia announces Techsurvey9 for early 2013   [more]

In Brief - October 23, 2012
HOT 97 announces new overnight show Up All Night with J. Medina, Tribune Talk WGN-AM/Chicago VP/GM Tom Langmyer exits, Apple launches new mini iPad   [more]

In Brief - October 24, 2012
The Chicago Bears extend contract with CBS Radio-Chicago   [more]

In Brief - October 25, 2012
Nikki Landry named PD/afternoon host at Hot AC WWWM/Toledo   [more]

In Brief - October 26, 2012
NextMedia considering selling radio division, industry veteran Bob Michaels passes away   [more]

FMQB FYI... Links You Should Know About    [more]




 
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Quick Hits: Rihanna, Lady Gaga, Future, The Lumineers, Stone Temple Pilots
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Mike “OD” O’Donnell, OM
Entercom
Scranton Wilkes-Barre, PA

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