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
Bubba The Love Sponge Apologizes For Ratings Tampering
Cumulus Launches Classic Hip Hop 98.3 The Vibe
Jon Platt Named CEO At Warner/Chappell
CBS Radio Names Sam Rogers VP, National Sales & Corporate Partnerships
In Brief - October 6, 2015
October 5, 2015
Beasley Media Group Announces Actions Against Todd Clem AKA, ‘Bubba The Love Sponge’
iHeartMedia Presents "iHeartRadio Jingle Ball 2015 Concert Tour"
Steve Mills Named iHeartMedia’s Chief Information Officer
Puff Daddy Brings Bad Boy To Epic Records
Charlamagne Tha God Renews With iHeartMedia
In Brief - October 5, 2015
October 2, 2015
2015 NAB Marconi Radio Award Winners Announced
In Brief - October 2, 2015
October 1, 2015
Cumulus Announces Programming Moves In Indianapolis & Atlanta
iHeartMedia Savannah Names Jonathan "JR" Reed Program Director At WAEV
Concord Bicycle Music Announces Major Strategic Investment In Razor & Tie Enterprises LLC
Nielsen & Westwood One Renew Relationship
September 30, 2015
Sean Atkins Named President Of MTV
The T.J. Martell Foundation Annouces The Clive Davis Research Fellowship Award
Cox Media Atlanta Names Tripp West Music Director/Midday Host On B98.5
In Brief - September 30, 2015
September 29, 2015
Cumulus Media Appoints Mary G. Berner CEO
iHeartRadio Music Festival Makes Billions Of Impressions On Social Media
Cox Media Group Jacksonville Launches New Easy 106.5
HD Radio Technology Expands Automotive Offerings
Music News
Selena Gomez Maps Out Revival Tour
Quick Hits: Kendrick Lamar, Brian Fallon, Ten Commandos, The Cure, Lollapalooza South America, JoJo, Courtney Barnett
Fetty Wap Debuts Atop Billboard 200 Chart
Quick Hits: Miley Cyrus & Flaming Lips, Will Smith, Maynard James Keenan, Ben Folds
Deluxe Edition of Sam Smith's In The Lonely Hour Announced
Quick Hits: Selena Gomez, Miley Cyrus, Megadeth, Beastie Boys
Quick Hits: Fifth Harmony, Train's Pat Monahan, Seal, Roger Waters
Beyoncé, Jay Z & Prince Headlining Massive TIDAL X Charity Concert
Quick Hits: The Who, Ed Sheeran, Bleachers, American Music Awards, Katy Perry / Sting, Austin City Limits
Quick Hits: Nicki Minaj, Lady Gaga, Kendrick Lamar
Seven New Albums Debut In Billboard 200's Top Ten
Quick Hits: Kelly Clarkson, Fetty Wap, Corey Taylor
CeeLo to Drop Heart Blanche in November
The Week In Review: 9/21-9/25
Quick Hits: Pearl Jam, Muse, OMI, Collective Soul

Mark Adams
San Francisco

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