WHUR Launches Quiet Storm Station

Known as the home of the Original Quiet Storm, 96.3 WHUR in Washington D.C. is rolling out a new sister station with the format that can now be heard morning, noon, and night.  Formally WHUR-World, 96.3HD2 is now  “The Quiet Storm Station.”  

Radio.com Integrated Into DTS

The DTS Connected Radio will now include Entercom's Radio.com. Xperi's DTS Connected Radio is a global hybrid radio platform. It currently supports operations in 48 countries with over 48,000 radio stations.

All You Need Now is A Voice

jācapps has released an upgrade to their apps for radio. The big upgrade for listeners is they can now open station apps with just a voice command. Jacapps has also created multiple choices for design and layout and improved branding. Ger more information HERE.

Another Former NFL Player Joins Sirius

Former NFL tight end-turned-broadcaster George Wrighster is the newest host on the 24/7 all-sports Mad Dog Sports Radio channel. Wrighster will host Night Cap, a late night summary of sports of the day.

SiriusXM Drops VSiN For SportsGrid

SportsGrid Radio and SiriusXM announced today that they are teaming up to launch the SportsGrid Radio Channel on SiriusXM on January 7. The SportsGrid Radio channel will be available to SiriusXM subscribers on channel 204. SportsGrid Radio will be replacing the VSiN channel, which will air on SiriusXM until 12/31.

TuneIn Brings In a New CEO

Streaming company ​TuneIn has hired Richard Stern as its new CEO. Stern replaces Juliette Morris who was promoted to CEO, from CMO, in July of 2019. Before joining TuneIn Stern led Audible’s global product and design organizations.

Radioplayer Platform Expands

Radioplayer is launching in three new countries. The new partnerships with broadcasters in France, Sweden and the Netherlands bring the total number of Radioplayer countries to 14.

Digital Listening Continues To Grow FSR  

Premiere's FOX Sports Radio reported record audience gains across multiple digital platforms for October 2020. FSR experienced its best streaming month of all time in October, with total listening hours increasing +28% year-to-year.

SiriusXM, MSNBC/CNBC Sign Agreement

SiriusXM has inked a long-term agreement with the NBCUniversal News Group. The agreement will keep MSNBC and CNBC along with the Today Show Radio channel on SiriusXM.

Sirius XM & KIA Extend Agreement

The SiriusXM and Kia Motors America expansion extends the relationship through 2025. The installation throughout Kia models and trims produced in North America will begin with model year 2022.

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