The debate rages on to this day. There are those that believe deregulation and consolidation ruined radio, homogenized its sound and killed jobs. Others still argue that more deregulation is needed and national scale is important for radio to compete with more competition for the eyes and ears of the consumer than ever before. There is one important point that seems to get overlooked when debating 1996.
Tim "DJ Timbuck2" Jones passed away Sunday, after a battle with cancer. He was only 34.
The new partnership will bring live play-by-play of NHL home, away and foreign language feeds to TuneIn for free.
Long-time WGKX-FM host Mark Billingsley died Tuesday afternoon following several weeks of illness.
106.1 KISS FM (KBKS), Seattle, raised $804,236 in just 13 hours on Thursday, December 17, to bring its 14-year radiothon total to over $14 million dollars.
Salem Media Group has been recognized as one of the Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in the country by the independent research firm, the National Association for Business Resources.
Entercom distributed a press release Monday that detailed new benefits that employees of the company will start receiving in 2016.
With a holiday push to try to convince consumers to shop at Macy's, the department store took over the number one position on the Media Monitors weekly count of radio ads.