Tallahassee Hip Hop Flip

Sports Radio is back in Tallahassee. iHeartMedia Tallahassee flipped its Classic Hip-Hop Throwback 96.5 (1270 WTLY/96.5 W243EG) to 96.5 The Spear. The station is an AM signal with an FM translator. 

Put it in The Books

The RAB, in conjunction with BMI and Mentoring and Inspiring Women in Radio, has completed its 14th annual Rising Through the Ranks program, which began with a virtual session August 2, and continued with in-person meetings on August 9-11 at BMI in Nashville.

A Record-Setting 261 Hour Broadcast 

KAPA, Hawaii Afternoon Drive Host, Tommy “Kahikina” Ching set a new world record for a continuous radio broadcast by remaining on the air for 261 consecutive hours. He also raised more than $50,000 for Hawaii Island United Way.

Who Are The Best Managers in Radio?

Are you working for one of radio's greatest managers? Make your nomination TODAY for Radio Ink's 2022 Best Managers in Radio list. Nominees must be current General Managers, Market Managers, or Regional Vice Presidents. Make your nomination here.

Indeed Reclaims First Place

Indeed has jumped back into first place on the Media Monitors list. 60,092 was enough to pull the jobs clearinghouse out of second to the top of the list.

5 Questions With Angela Yee

Last week Breakfast Club co-host Angela Yee announced she'll be leaving the Premiere syndicated show this Fall to host her own show. Yee's midday program will launch on 30 stations, including Power 105.1 in New York City where the Breakfast Club is hear now. We spoke to Yee on Friday about going solo, after 13 years as a co-host.

Mastering Compelling Creative Copy

It’s time to learn how to effectively reach consumers not only with great ad placement, but with the more important ad content. The Radio Masters Sales Summit presents "Great Copy Makes a Difference" on September 23.

Vin Scully; The Gift of Visual Story Telling

(Mike McVay) Much has been written in the way of tributes to the Los Angeles Dodgers longtime play-by-play announcer Vin Scully who died August 2nd.

2022 Edward R. Murrow Winners Announced

The Radio Television Digital News Association announced the national winners of the 2022 Edward R. Murrow Awards. The awards recognize more than 100 outlets for outstanding work in digital, radio and television journalism in technical and editorial categories.

The Big 6 For New Radio Sellers

(By Loyd Ford) When you are a brand-new seller, especially of radio, you are often “thrown to the wolves.” You are familiar with “sink or swim.” Well, in sales, it really is up to you.

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