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SNL Kagan reports that broadcast station mergers and acquisitions volume reached $3.04 billion in the third quarter of 2015. Radio reached $422.1 million while TV registered deals worth $2.61 billion. The total is more than twice the combined amount registered in the previous three quarters. More

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Russillo & Kanell to Simulcast on ESPNEWS
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Ryen Russillo and Danny Kanell
Russillo & Kanell, co-hosted by Ryen Russillo and Danny Kanell and broadcast on ESPN Radio from 1-4pm ET weekdays, will be simulcast in full on ESPNEWS beginning Monday, October 5. More

Nielsen and Westwood One Renew Relationship
Westwood One has signed a multi-year extension to use Nielsen BDSradio measurement across its Cumulus stations and Westwood One 24/7 syndicated programming. Nielsen BDSradio is a measurement tool for streaming, airplay, and sales data for the record More

WTMJ Inks Multi-Year Extension with Milwaukee Bucks
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WTMJ-AM/Milwaukee inks a multi-year extension keeping the the Scripps News/Talk outlet as the radio home for Bucks basketball and as the flagship station of the Bucks Radio Network throughout the 2015-16 regular season and will broadcast all six of More

Jared Max Joins ''FOX News Headlines 24/7''
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"FOX News Headlines 24/7" hires veteran New York City sports radio reporter Jared Max. Max will serve as a sports reporter and provide up-to-the-minute sports coverage for the new SiriusXM channel, which launches on October 5. Previously, he served as Sports Director and anchor for more than ten years at WCBS-AM/New York and provided More

2015 NAB Marconi Radio Award Winners Announced
Winners of the 2015 National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Marconi Radio Awards were announced Thursday night at the NAB Marconi Radio Awards Dinner & Show held at the Radio Show in Atlanta. Established in 1989 and named after inventor and Nobel Prize winner Guglielmo Marconi the NAB Marconi Radio Awards are given to More

Cumulus Makes Programming Moves in Indy, Atlanta
Cumulus Media appoints Stephen Giuttari as Program Director for Country WFMS-FM/Indianapolis. He replaces Scott Lindy, who moves to Atlanta as PD for Country WKHX-FM (Kicks 101.5) and as Corporate Program Director for Cumulus. Greg Frey moves from his WKHX PD post to Cumulus Corporate where, as newly named Corporate Program Director, he More

Tom Langmyer Named ''General Manager of the Year''
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WTMJ-AM and WKTI-FM/Milwaukee General Manager Tom Langmyer was awarded the "General Manager of the Year Award" at the 2015 Radio Show in Atlanta. Both of the stations are part of The E.W. Scripps Company. The annual Radio Wayne Awards, announced during the industry event in Atlanta honored the best in the radio industry for leadership, More

Radio Show Announces 2,170 Registered Attendees
NAB and RAB today announced the total number of registered attendees for the 2015 Radio Show, held this week in Atlanta. 2015 Radio Show Attendees grew to 2,170, up from 2,079 attendees at the 2014 Radio Show in Indianapolis. Event organizers also announced that the 2016 Radio Show, September 21-23, will be held at the Omni Nashville More

Clip Interactive Rolls Out Branded Personalities Apps
Clip Interactive expands its product offering to include popular radio personality apps available on its interactive radio platform. These new apps are being developed and launched for popular, syndicated radio personalities and programs as a way to better engage listeners and monetize their mobile audience. The CI personality apps More

KTWI (Mix 94.3)/Liberal KS Wins First BOOM Contest
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The first annual BOOM American LPFM Audio Processing Contest has concluded. Congratulations to the winning station, KTWI-FM (Mix 94.3) in Liberal, KS, who was judged as "Best Sounding Station" for 2015 by judges Jerry Clifton, Tony Gray, Leif Claesson, Mike Erickson, Paul Hollings, Jesse Graffam and Stephen Bishop. The winner will More

WAEV/Savannah Names Johnathan Reed as New PD
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iHeartMedia names Johnathan "JR" Reed as Program Director and air personality for WAEV-FM (97.3 Kiss FM)/Savannah, GA, effective immediately. The veteran programmer's former stops include WNOK-FM/Columbia, WKSL-FM (97.9 Kiss-FM)/Jacksonville, WRVQ-FM/Richmond, VA and WZEE-FM/Madison, WI. He was most recently with iHeartMedia Austin, More

Clinton Tops Piolin Presidential Poll for Democrats
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Alliance Radio Networks today announced the results of the weekly polling period for syndicated radio host Eddie Sotelo's "Piolin Presidential Poll," which tracks Hispanic Americans' voting preferences for the 2016 U.S. Presidential election on a weekly basis. Respondents submitted their responses to a single question: "Whom do you plan More

Clip Interactive Adds Nielsen Measurement to Apps
Clip Interactive has announced the addition of Nielsen digital audio measurement via integration of Nielsen's SDK into their interactive radio platform. All of Clip's broadcast partners will now be able to add Nielsen measurement to their mobile apps and web players. With this capability, Nielsen can monitor and measure the audience More

KIIS-FM's Ellen K Named Voice of the 2016 Oscars
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iHeartMedia CHR KIIS-FM/Los Angeles morning personality Ryan Seacrest announced Wednesday that co-host Ellen K has been selected as the voice of the 88th Academy Awards. The Oscars join a long list of voice credits for Ellen, including the Grammy Awards, the People's Choice Awards, the iHeartRadio Music Awards, My Big Fat American Gypsy More

Bouvard: Radio is the ''Last Media Standing''
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In his just-released blog post, Cumulus/Westwood One CMO Pierre Bouvard shares how the AM/FM broadcast industry is the "last media standing" when it comes to mobile mass reach and how radio can help marketers reach consumers who are increasingly blocking online advertising. Bouvard points to recent analytics from comScore and the More

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Wes McKane moves from CHR WXSS-FM (103.7 Kiss FM)/Milwaukee to co-owned Hot AC WMYX-FM (99.1 The Mix) joining Elizabeth Kay for the new morning show "Wes and Elizabeth," weekdays from 5-9am, starting Monday, October 5. With McKane's move, The Judge will become a permanent part of the new "Riggs, Alley and The Judge"
MLC Expands ''Armida Y La Flaka'' into Los Angeles
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Media Latino Communications (MLC), a Hispanic Radio Network in the U.S., has announced that its midday program, "El Pajarete con Armida y La Flaka" with Armida and La Flaka has been picked up by Entravision's "Radio Jose" stations in Los Angeles, with multiple frequencies, KDLD-FM (103.1), KDLE-FM (103.1) and KLYY-FM (97.5).
KBLX/San Franciso Adds New Morning Show w/Curry
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Urban KBLX-FM/San Francisco is bringing Bay Area comedian and entertainer Mark Curry to the airwaves from 6-9am, beginning Monday, October 12. Curry will be joined by veteran broadcasters Victor "Big Daddy" Zaragoza and Kimmie Taylor, both of whom have collectively been with KBLX for over 15 years. Curry is best known for his

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