The Week In Review: 12/3 - 12/7

Metallica Puts Whole Catalog On Spotify
The band made the announcement today, saying the company is "by far the best streaming service." 

FMQB Retro-Active: Ken Sharp Talks To Angela Bowie About New Book and Reviews New Who DVD   [more]

Quick Hits: Dave Grohl / Sound City Movie, Alice In Chains, The Rolling Stones, Phoenix, Mumford & Sons, Alicia Keys, VH1 Divas, Arcade Fire     [more]

Mumford & Sons, Black Keys And More Top 2013 Grammy Nods
fun., Jay-Z, Kanye West and Frank Ocean all received multiple nominations for next year's Grammy Awards.   [more]

Quick Hits: Paramore, Rolling Stones, Rihanna, 12/12/12 Benefit Concert, Owl City     [more]

Alicia Keys' New Album Burns Up The Chart
Girl On Fire gives the singer/songwriter her fifth #1 effort.   [more]

Quick Hits: Bruno Mars, Beyoncé, Jay-Z, Drake, Rage Against The Machine, Stone Sour & Papa Roach, 50 Cent, Dave Brubeck, Trey Anastasio, Vive Latino and Outside Lands festivals     [more]

Fleetwood Mac Maps Out Tour
The band will get back on the road starting in April 2013, honoring the 35th anniversary of Rumours.  

Quick Hits: Beyonce, The Rolling Stones, Sound City documentary, Pearl Jam, Atoms For Peace, 12/12/12 Sandy benefit, The Killers, Buckcherry, Grammys, Alabama Shakes     [more]

Following Kennedy Center Honors, Letterman To Interview Led Zeppelin Tonight
The surviving members of Led Zeppelin will sit down for a rare interview with fellow Kennedy Center honoree David Letterman.  

Quick Hits: 12/12/12 concert, top Yahoo! music searches, Lady Gaga / Michael Jackson, Viacom 12/12/12 special, Arcade Fire, Dream Theater   [more]

Music News
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
Quick Hits: Firefly Music Festival, Eagles of Death Metal, Grammy Hall of Fame
Adele Unleashes Video For "When We Were Young"
Quick Hits: Tom Petty, Bruce Springsteen, Tool, Hangout Music Festival, Oasis
Breaking News
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
In Brief - November 16, 2015
November 13, 2015
Pierre Bouvard: "Pandora’s CFO Is Wrong, Radio Listening Remains Remarkably Stable"

Manny Simon
VP/Adult Formats,
Republic Records

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