Listener Driven Radio has a lot to celebrate as the year comes to a close: it now has over 125 affiliates on its interactive platforms. With 20 major market affiliates added in the last month, LDR now boasts KYSR/Los Angeles, KEGL/Dallas, WMIA/Miami, KPKX/Phoenix, CFJB/Ontario, XPRS/San Diego, WRVW/Nashville, WKGR and WLDI/West Palm Beach, and WRFX and WHQC/Charlotte. Listeners are controlling what the stations play online via their smartphones, PCs and laptops via the stations’ websites.
LDR now has affiliates in nine of the top ten markets using its LDR.1 and/or LDR.Takeover interactive platforms, where stations can harness the power of social media to drive broadcast ratings.
Other affiliates include Oasis Radio Group, Hubbard Broadcasting’s 106.5 The Arch St. Louis, WIOQ-FM Philadelphia, KOOO-FM Omaha, KDRF-FM Albuquerque, KLOS-FM Los Angeles; KSTP-FM Minneapolis, KIMN-FM Denver, WDAS-FM Philadelphia, WRFF-FM Philadelphia, KCKC-FM Kansas City, CKEA-FM Edmonton, 96.5 KISS FM Cleveland, WISX-FM Philadelphia, WAXQ-FM New York, WNIC-FM Detroit, WTMX-FM Chicago and Air1 Radio Network.
Said Daniel Anstandig, President/CEO of Listener Driven Radio: “It’s exciting to be in position of growth, and it’s rewarding to see the ratings, revenue, and web traffic of our affiliates increase through their use of LDR. Our team offers an unprecedented level of support for affiliate programmers, sellers, and webmasters. Our vision is to lead the industry in interactive programming—cultivating broadcast ratings through digital innovation.”