XM satellite back in business

XM Satellite Radio confirms that it was an attempted software upgrade which shut down one of its satellites, leaving many subscribers without service for...

CCU board endorses boosted bid; Vote delayed

If you've booked airfare to San Antonio tomorrow to vote on the Clear Channel buyout, you'll have plenty of time to stroll the River...

Radio One sells ten in two for 76

We now have a price for the deal sending five stations apiece from Louisville KY and Dayton OH from Urban specialist Radio One to...

Bernard McGuirk to audition on WRKO

Entercom's WRKO-AM Boston plans to audition Don Imus' ex-sidekick Bernard McGuirk to co-host "Finneran's Forum" morning talk show, to try and bring up the...

Mexico makes move toward HD Radio

iBiquity Digital commended Cofetel, Mexico's FCC, for a proposal that, when approved, will allow radio stations along the country's northern U.S. border to voluntarily...

Dump button gets workout in Chicago

F-bombs were flying Friday when Chicago White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen called Mike North's WSCR-AM sports talk show to complain about an interview with...

Google pushes spectrum subleasing

Google auctions its own online advertising, under terms of which companies control where their ads will appear on Google's search engine by how much...

Hutton strikes again

Santa Fe broadcaster Ted Hutton just announced last week that he was acquiring KWRP-FM for 700K, complementing Hutton Broadcasting's other two outlets, KVSF-AM and...

Close encounter in West Palm Beach

The Betty Ginsburg Revocable Trust now has the keys to WDJA-AM in West Palm Beach. The sellers were Richard and Pablo Vega. Brokers John...

Too hot to handle

Entercom's WRKO-AM Boston has dropped plans to have former Don Imus sidekick/producer Bernard McGuirk try out on air this week. The Black Community Informational...

Habitat for LPFMity

LPFM advocate Prometheus Radio Project reports that a wide cross-section of "civil rights champions, community organizers, radio enthusiasts and more" are meeting in Greenville...

April expected to be so-so

After a disappointing 2% decline in March (5/17/07 RBR #97), radio revenues are expected to be back in the plus column for April -...

Clear Channel goes mobile

Clear Channel Radio has launched customized mobile phone applications for five New York FM stations, the first in a nationwide rollout, allowing listeners to...

Go fly a KOIT

When Bonneville International swapped its three San Francisco FMs to Entercom earlier this year, we all knew its was just a matter of time...

Satellite problems for XM

The company was mum about what happened, but Internet blogs were buzzing after one of the XM Satellite Radio orbiting satellites went on the...

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