Estrella Media

MediaCo Acquires Hispanic Broadcaster Estrella Media Operations

Hispanic broadcaster Estrella Media’s network, content, digital, and commercial operations have been acquired by MediaCo Holding. Estrella owns 11 radio stations nationwide and broadcasts syndicated content across 32 markets via its Don Cheto Radio Network.
Max McCoy

After Covering Tornadoes, Journalist Joins Fight For AM Radio

Despite recent criticisms of the AM For Every Vehicle Act from print media, renowned national journalist and native Kansan Max McCoy rose to defend AM radio from his personal experiences in times of emergency, saying the band protects and informs like no other.
Sports Crowd Woman

Sports Audio Listeners More Wealthy and Passionate

SiriusXM Media, GroupM, and Edison Research collaborated on the broadcaster's inaugural Sports Audio Report, which explores the depth of sports fandom in the US and how radio, podcasts, and satellite content participates.
Roy Williams - Radio

The Fountain Of New Ideas

(By Roy Williams) Today we’re going to look at three different "art worlds." Places where play is the important thing, not targets and goals. After discussing the examples of art worlds, I'm also going to suggest that you create your own.
NAB Show 1940

Blast From The Past: NAB Show 1940

Happy Friday! This week’s Blast From The Past comes from NAB Show 1940 held at the St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco. Send your Blast From The Past to our Online Editor Cameron Coats for your chance to be featured.
Vinylthon 2024

Third Man Records Lends Support To College Radio Vinylthon

This weekend, more than 200 radio stations across the globe will participate in Vinylthon 2024, dedicating their broadcasts exclusively to vinyl records on April 20 and 21. This unique annual event benefits the College Radio Foundation.
Buffalo Broadcasters Association

Buffalo Broadcasters To Add Four From Radio To Hall of Fame

The Buffalo Broadcasters Association has announced its 2024 Hall of Fame inductees. This year's class includes a wide range of seasoned radio professionals who have made significant contributions to the industry, from on-air to management.

CapRadio Contests Its Endowment Board Giving Away Tower

The fight over Sacramento's Capital Public Radio is turning bitter as owner Sacramento State is battling the station's endowment board over the board's gift of a transmission tower used by CapRadio to KVIE-TV, who the board now wants to run CapRadio.
Radio Ink April 2024

OUT NOW: Meet Radio’s Top 20 Leaders Of 2024

Your station is sitting on a goldmine of ad sales - your team just needs to know how to mine it! The April issue of Radio Ink features conversations and advice from the Top 20 Leaders of 2024, plus ideas, inspiration, and training.
NAB Show Logo

With 61,000 In Vegas, Here’s NAB Show 2024 By The Numbers

The NAB Show has wrapped for another year. With an estimated 61,000 attendees learning, presenting, and networking in the Las Vegas Convention Center in 2024, NAB is showing a majority of first-time attendees from across the country and around the world.

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Daily industry headlines plus breaking news bulletins.

Bob Boilen

NPR ‘Tiny Desk’ Creator Bob Boilen Starts New Radio Chapter

Bob Boilen, the creative force behind NPR’s Tiny Desk Concerts and All Songs Considered, will become the new program director for Takoma Radio in Takoma Park, MD. Boilen currently hosts My Tiny Morning Show on Wednesday mornings on the station.
Tyler Waugh

Tyler Waugh Raised To Radio Promotion VP At Nashville’s Big Loud

Big Loud Records has announced Tyler Waugh as the label's new VP of Radio Promotion, starting May 1. This change follows the departure of Ali Matkosky, who will leave Big Loud on May 14 to take a new role with Relative Music Group this summer.
Tony Katz

Indianapolis’ Tony Katz Gets Syndication Deal With Key Networks

Key Networks has expanded its syndicated programming lineup to include the conservative political talk show Tony Katz Today. Starting April 22, the show will be available to News/Talk stations across the US from its flagship station WIBC in Indianapolis.
NPR News Now

Triton: ‘NPR News Now’ Grabs Top Pod Spot For March

Triton Digital has released its March 2024 US Podcast Ranker. This ranker, measured by Triton's Podcast Metrics service, highlights the top-performing podcasts and networks based on average weekly downloads and users between February 26 to March 31. 
SiriusXM NBA Radio

WorldWideWob, AKA Rob Perez, Joins SiriusXM For NBA Playoffs

SiriusXM has added popular social media content creator Rob Perez, better known as @WorldWideWob to NBA fans, to its NBA Radio lineup. Starting with this NBA postseason, Perez will anchor live postgame shows throughout the playoffs.

SiriusXM Finds A New Way Into Used Cars With Tekmetric

As SiriusXM looks for new ways to expand its subscriber base amid a sweeping rebrand, the broadcaster has found an interesting new in for in-car satellite reach. Tekmetric, an automotive repair shop tech provider, is the latest to partner with SiriusXM.

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April 8, 2024

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