The Week In Review: 11/12 - 11/16

This week’s eQB Cover Story features Stu Weiss, Executive Producer of the television show Dish Nation, as he talks about giving a national television platform to morning radio. In Programming To Win, Liz Janik breaks down the interest in new music by age groups and suggests ways to present music of different eras to different demographics. Question of the Week asks: Which new artists have you met this year that impressed you the most? Plus, Hot Shots and the FMQB History Page.  [more] 

RAB: Ad Revenue Up 1% In First Nine Months Of 2012
While Q3 was essentially flat from a year ago, overall ad revenue is up slightly so far this year.  [more] 

UMG Revenue Up 2.1% For First Nine Months Of 2012
Universal Music Group parent company Vivendi releases its latest financial report.  [more] 

Joel Klaiman To Be Named EVP/GM Of Columbia Records
Klaiman is set to move from Republic Records to Columbia as the label's new EVP/GM. [more]

Artists Speak Out Against Internet Radio Fairness Act
Katy Perry, Maroon 5, Rihanna and many, many other artists have signed an open letter criticizing Pandora's push for the proposed radio royalty changes.  [more]

Cox Media Group Supports Internet Radio Fairness Act
CMG is the latest broadcaster to support the proposed legislation. [more]

Senator Wyden Defends Internet Radio Fairness Act    [more]

Bob Shannon Named Executive Director Of The Conclave    [more]

Diversity Still Lacking In Media Ownership   [more]

Pio Ferro Named PD Of WPOW (Power 96)/Miami    [more]

Dial Global Reports Q3 Loss, Volunarily De-Lists From NASDAQ    [more]

IFPI: Labels Still Invest Big Bucks In New Music   [more]

FCC Expected To Relax Cross-Ownership Rules Soon    [more]

FCC Approves Tribune Ownership Waiver    [more]

Spotify Reportedly Close To $100 Million In New Financing  [more]

Coca-Cola Invests In Spotify    [more]

Jonas Nachsin Exiting as Roadrunner President [more]

Mike Easterlin Promoted To Roadrunner Records GM    [more]

SoundExchange Paid Out $122.5 Million In Q3 2012     [more]

More Bidders Lining Up For EMI Assets      [more]

Kassof Study: P1 Listeners Comfortable With Their Favorite Stations    [more]

Katz Media Group Expands Katz 360 Sales  [more]

Q3 Radio Revenue Roundup  [more]

In Brief - November 12, 2012
KROQ announces Almost Acoustic Christmas lineup, Arbitron releases new update on Sandy-affected market ratings  [more]

In Brief - November 13, 2012
Cumulus promotes Raleigh and Morris to Corporate PDs, Susanne Daniels named MTV's new Head of Programming    [more]

In Brief - November 14, 2012
SiriusXM to offer free preview of stations to inactive satellite radio owners [more]

In Brief - November 15, 2012
Rob Wagman to exit as APD of CHR WNOW (92.3 Now)/New York   [more]

In Brief - November 16, 2012
Kevin Cruise named APD/afternoon host at WWVA & WWLG/Atlanta  [more]

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

Breaking News
CMG Tampa Appoints John E. Kage Dir. of Branding & Programming at Hot 101.5 FM
In Brief - November 25, 2015
November 24, 2015
FCC Fines Drawing Scrutiny In Congress
In Brief - November 24, 2015
November 23, 2015
Bill Hess Named OM At Cumulus-Washington, D.C.
In Brief - November 23, 2015
November 20, 2015
Adams Radio Group Of Delmarva Names Jay Gleason Operations Manager
iHeartRadio Presents Adele¹s Album Premiere Live from Joe¹s Pub 
Radio Mercury Awards Announces Advisory Council
November 19, 2015
Westwood One: The State of American Podcasting
Nielsen: Connecting With Political Millennials Through Music
Jacobs Media Webinar: 10 Mega Trends That Impact Radio
November 18, 2015
Republic Records Promotes Ben Adelson To SVP/A&R
Y100’s TC Wins Dancing with the Savannah Stars
Greater Media's Magic 106.7 To Become Boston's Christmas Station
November 17, 2015
Alissa Pollack To Be Honored At T.J. Martell Foundation’s 16th Annual New York Family Day
Cash Money Records Announces Annual Turkey Giveaways in Miami & New Orleans
Amanda "AJ" Malone Joins iHeartMedia/Indianapolis
Jacobs Media Blogs Radio’s Days as a Primary Traffic Source May Be Numbered
November 16, 2015
Pandora to Acquire Key Assets from Rdio
Apple To Close Beats Music
Entercom Adds Ashley O. To Mornings On WSFS/Miami
Music News
Adele's 25 Smashes Sales Record
Quick Hits: Adele, Eagles of Death Metal, Charli XCX, Joe Jonas
Quick Hits: Charlie Puth, Coldplay, Jack Ü
Bieber, One Direction Lead Billboard 200 Shakeup
One Direction, The Weeknd Win Multiple AMAs
Rihanna Announces Anti World Tour, Teases New Album
Foo Fighters Release Free EP
Quick Hits: Coldplay, U2, The Cure, Wilco
Chris Martin Talks Influences On New Coldplay Record
Quick Hits: Foo Fighters, Justin Bieber & One Direction, American Music Awards, Paris attacks, Tori Kelly
Adele's 25 Won't Be On Streaming Services
Quick Hits: Kelly Clarkson, Missy Elliott, Jimmy Eat World, Freddie Mercury, Bonnaroo
Zayn Malik Opens Up About One Direction Exit
Quick Hits: Firefly Music Festival, Eagles of Death Metal, Grammy Hall of Fame
Adele Unleashes Video For "When We Were Young"

Manny Simon
VP/Adult Formats,
Republic Records

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