Cox Radio signs for PPM in 8 markets

Cox Radio ended its holdout back in February and began encoding for Arbitron's Portable People Meter (PPM) in Houston (2/22/07 RBR #37) after PPM...

Shareholders take final swipe at CCU

Clear Channel may be on the verge of becoming a private company, but shareholders got in a final swipe at management. They voted at...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 -...

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...

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...

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...

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