AOL Music GM Evan Harrison is bolting America Online to oversee Clear Channel Communications' Internet radio division.

AOL Music GM Evan Harrison is bolting America Online to oversee Clear Channel Communications' Internet radio division.

Clear Channel -- which currently streams 200 of its 1200 stations over the Web -- is reportedly looking to create a music programming strategy online along the lines of AOL's. Clear Channel is said to be particularly interested in creating original programming and initiatives aimed at premiering music online.

Bill Wilson, senior VP/GM of AOL Entertainment and Harrison's predecessor at AOL Music, will run day-to-day operations of AOL's music efforts on an interim basis. Jack Isquith will continue as head of label and artist relations. Isquith will also continue to executive produce AOL Music Sessions and AOL Music LIVE! events.

Harrison is based in New York and reports to Clear Channel Radio CEO John Hogan.

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