The AFL-CIO has passed a resolution of support for the American Music Fairness Act. The AMFA sets up a performance fee system requiring radio stations to pay for playing music. It is being pushed by the musicFirst Coalition.
Minnesota Public Radio's "The Current" has launched a a new music stream, website and app. "Carbon Sound" is dedicated to celebrating the depth, breadth and influence of Black musical expression through multiple genres, honoring the foundational role of Black music.
Edison Research and Triton Digital will present The Infinite Dial® 2022 Canada in a webinar June 30. This is the 5th annual iteration of the study on digital trends north of the border.
"All-American: Venus & Serena" leads off the second season of Stitchers sports documentary series. The ten-episode season is produced by Stitcher’s Witness Docs unit.
Bauer Media Audio has released its live radio app for Meta Portal, Portal Go and Portal+ devices. The app will make live radio streams from Bauer Media Audio’s UK brands available on Portal in the UK.
SiriusXM and Mitsubishi Motors North America have extended their agreement through 2028. Mitsubishi owners and lessees will continue to receive a three-month trial subscription to the SiriusXM Platinum Plan with the purchase or lease of any new, certified pre-owned and eligible pre-owned SiriusXM-equipped Mitsubishi vehicle.
Audacy’s digital platforms are undergoing some changes. The changes will entail updates and new features for the Audacy App and website.
Pandora has unveiled a new music charts website. The new Pandora charts site features its three main music charts: Top Thumb Hundred, Top Spins, and Trendsetters, updated weekly.
The NFL unveiled its new streaming service Monday which includes live local and primetime games on mobile and tablet devices and live game audio from every game. Fans who want to listen to the game on radio can do so with either the home or away calls.
Cumulus Media has launched 'The SGNL' (The Signal), a streaming only radio station in Syracuse, New York. The station features the Triple A format.