Three years after launch, Rick O'Dell says he's shutting down the online radio station. According to the Chicagoland Radio and Media Blog, the recently announced higher royalties were the main factor, but O'Dell's full-time job as PD for WRME-LP//87.7 MeTV FM was also getting in his way of keeping the station alive.
After seeking bankruptcy protection, Rdio discontinued it's service on December 22, 2015. Pandora needed court approval to purchase the company for $75 million.
The new partnership will bring live play-by-play of NHL home, away and foreign language feeds to TuneIn for free.
Represented in the Radionomy Group of companies are Radionomy, SHOUTcast, TargetSpot, Hotmixradio, and Winamp.
Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski (pictured) has signed an on-demand audio partnership with DGital Media to produce, distribute and monetize a weekly podcast called “The Vertical Podcast with Woj.
The first episode of Serial Season Two, which is centered around the case of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, launched Thursday morning on Pandora.