The Week In Review: 11/26 - 11/30

This week’s eQB Cover Story features Ruth Presslaff, President of Presslaff Interactive Revenue, discussing the growth of business opportunities in multiple media platforms. In Programming To Win, Fred Jacobs looks at Jacobs Media's Techsurvey pyramid.. Question of the Week asks: What's your all-time favorite holiday song? Plus, Hot Shots and the FMQB History Page. [more]

Steve Barnett Named Chairman/CEO Of Capitol Music Group
The UMG era at EMI begins with Steve Barnett named Chairman/CEO of Capitol.  [more]

Joe Riccitelli Promoted To EVP/GM Of RCA Records
Industry vet Riccitelli is upped to EVP and GM of RCA Records.   [more]

Republic Records Promotes David Nathan To SVP Of Radio & Video Promotion    [more]

House Hearing On Internet Radio Turns To Performance Royalty Instead   [more]

House Subcommittee Holds Hearing On Internet Radio Royalties    [more]

Cadillac Jack To Exit Clear Channel At Year's End    [more]

JB Wilde Named PD For WKSS & WCKI/Hartford-New Haven
Radio vet JB Wilde to program Clear Channel CHRs KISS 95.7 and KC101.   [more]

BIA/Kelsey: U.S. Social Media Ad Revenue To Reach $9.2 Billion In 2016    [more]

NAB President/CEO Smith Talks FM Chips, Ownership Rules
Gordon Smith discussed multiple issues facing the NAB on the Jim Bohannon Radio Show.   [more]

Salaam Remi Named EVP Of A&R and Production For Sony Music
Veteran producer and songwriter named EVP of A&R and Production at Sony Music Entertainment.   [more]

Billboard Names Greenwald, Dastur, Romano Among 2012 Women In Music Power Players   [more]

Canton Radio Raises $17,000 For Sandy Victims    [more]

Clear Channel Teams With Special Olympics, Launches iHeartRadio Christmas Channel   [more]

Study: Online Radio Not a Competitor For AM/FM Radio    [more]

In Brief - November 26, 2012
PD Dave Hunter and morning team exit CIMX (89X), House subcommittee sets radio royalty hearing for this Wednesday, CBS Sports Radio announces national morning show hosts   [more]

In Brief - November 27, 2012
Riley Couture joins 107.5 The River/Nashville, Upgraded Ford Sync software includes improved voice controls for radio  [more]

In Brief - November 28, 2012
Hollywood Records SVP of Promotion Justin Fontaine exits, Laura Ingraham splits with Talk Radio Network, VEVO reveals it has paid out $200 million in royalty revenue   [more]

In Brief - November 29, 2012
Triton Digital teams up with Xbox Music service, Total Traffic Network re-aligns its sales division, four bidders reportedly left in running for EMI Rosetta publishing catalog    [more]

In Brief - November 30, 2012
Chris Daly named VP of Sales for CCM+E-Dallas [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
It's Official: Adele Sells 3.38 Million Albums in the U.S.
Adele Announces European Tour Dates
Quick Hits: Adele, Eagles of Death Metal, Charli XCX, Joe Jonas
Adele's 25 Smashes Sales Record
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

Manny Simon
VP/Adult Formats,
Republic Records

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