Who Are The Best Country PD’s in Radio?

Nominations are now being accepted for Radio Ink's Best Country Program Directors list. Make your nomination today HERE. The deadline to nominate is Friday, November 6 at 5 p.m.

Captured Headphone Listening Helps Radio

During a webinar on Tuesday, Nielsen updated clients on radio's listening recovery from its COVID-19 setback. The ratings firm also released first-time data that includes adjustments made for headphone listening.


Thanks to Susan Owensby for sharing her Blast From The Past from 1981. She was a host at KMFA- FM in Austin, which, at that time was the only non-commercial 100% listener-supported classical radio station in the country.


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Using Radio For Media Market Success

Two of the best in the business when it comes to radio advertising will be featured at Radio Ink Forecast Live 2021. Brad Kelly, Managing Director for Nielsen Audio and John Fix, a Senior Media Analyst at P&G, are on the agenda for the virtual December 8-9 event.

Benztown Boxes-Up Christmas

Benztown is out with a Christmas in a Box imaging package. It includes 5,000 tracks of audio Christmas cheer.

Entercom, SiriusXM Help To Fight Hunger

It's all part of WhyHunger’s 35th Hungerthon drive. WhyHunger’s fundraising campaign launched Monday and runs through the holiday season. Here are the events the two audio companies are partnering on to help the organization.

CRS Goes Virtual in 2021

The Country Radio Seminar in 2020 was one of the last live conferences held before COVID-19 shut large meetings down. There was hope it might also be the first one back, but it is not to be just yet. Country Radio Seminar 2021: The Virtual Experience, is set for February 16 -19 2021.

Flipping to Christmas Music Soon? Here’s What to Play

P1 Media Group and MRC Entertainment tested the appeal of the 40 most-played and 40 most-streamed Christmas songs from the 2019 Holiday Season, according to BDSradio.

United Health Care, GEICO Swap Places

For airing 58,937 commercials on radio stations across America, United Health Care was radio's number one national advertiser last week, according to Media Monitors. GEICO (47,448) was pushed down to number two.

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