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  1. Ross On Radio: Fresh Listen, iTunes Radio Top 40

    October 08, 2013 7:00 AM EDT On a dial of infinite choice, it shouldn’t be hard to find: the mainstream top 40 station that plays the hits, but plays them just a little bit sooner. On the broadcast dial, KMVQ (Now 99.7) San Francisco comes the closest to filling that brief. ...

  2. Pandora's Weekly Cume Nearly 27 Million

    October 30, 2012 3:41 PM EDT Pandora announced Monday that its September 2012 weekly cume, the radio industry term for cumulative audience, in the 18 to 49 demographic grew 6% to 26.9 million from 25.3 million in June, as measured by Triton Digital. New York and Los Angeles a ...

  3. New AOL Radio, Powered by Slacker, Is Tough Competition for Pandora, iHeartRadio

    October 19, 2011 12:59 PM EDT The new AOL Radio, powered by Slacker Radio, was re-launched Wednesday with a new exterior and Slacker's catalog and programming inside. With AOL's reach and the high quality of Slacker's radio service, AOL Radio has become a formid ...

  4. Business Matters: New Netflix Strategy Shows Demand for Physical Formats Still Alive

    July 13, 2011 5:20 PM EDT Let's Get Physical, Physical, Says Netflix -- For insight into the state of the CD, look to a recent decision by Netflix to unbundle its streaming and DVD rental plans . The 1% gain in U.S. album sales in the first half of 2011 has brought up ...

  5. AOL, Slacker Team up for Radio & On-Demand Music

    June 28, 2011 11:35 AM EDT AOL Music is relaunching its AOL Radio feature with partner Slacker . Previously powered by CBS Radio, AOL Radio will now be fully powered by the Slacker personalized radio service. AOL will offer all three tiers of Slacker's service-the free ...

  6. Business Matters: TargetSpot, Largest Online Radio Ad Network, Raises $8 Million; Flying Lotus' Cool New Technology

    January 12, 2011 12:00 AM EST TargetSpot, Largest Online Radio Ad Network, Raises $8 Million -- Online radio ad provider Targetspot has raised $8 million from Union Square Ventures, Bain Capital Ventures, CBS Radio and Milestone Venture Partners. The company boasts the largest ...

  7. CBS Radio Unveils New iPhone App

    December 06, 2010 12:00 AM EST Not content to let Clear Channel's iheartradio smartphone app run uncontested in the smartphone space, CBS Radio has introduced its new Radio.com app for the iPhone. The app offers streaming access to more than 200 music, news, sports and tal ...

  8. Web Trends: Lady Gaga, Trent Reznor, 'American Idol' and more

    September 17, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Google Trends (As of 4PM): There are no music trending topics at this time. Digg Music News/Videos 24 Hours: 1. 15 Fun & Bizarre Facts About Lady Gaga 2. Trent Reznor to Release Preview for “The Social Network” Soundtrack 3. DJ Pauly D's ...

  9. Billboard.biz Q&A: Universal Motown Exec VP Cameo Carlson

    February 01, 2010 12:00 AM EST Universal Motown Republic Group executive VP Cameo Carlson approaches digital music from a unique vantage point, having previously worked as manager of music programming at iTunes and as rock and alternative music director at AOL Radio. Carlson wi ...

  10. Katz 360 To Represent Pandora

    August 03, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Katz 360 Sales signed an agreement with Pandora to represent a significant portion of Pandora's digital audio ad inventory, the companies announced Monday (Aug. 3). The deal underscores Pandora's recent commitment to expand its inventory ...

  11. Analysis: The Industry's Next 'Free' Battle

    April 23, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The music industry may have to face another battle against free music. Though the industry is looking to mobile as the bright spot for future growth, new signs point to limited interest of paid-for mobile music services. Instead, it seems, free mu ...

  12. Yahoo Restructures Internet Radio Operation

    December 03, 2008 12:00 AM EST Chalk up another Internet Radio casualty courtesy of the new royalty fee structure. Yahoo Music, once the top music destination on the Web, is handing over the bulk of its Launchcast Internet radio operations to CBS Radio. Under a deal closely res ...

  13. AOL Reveals New Online Music Player

    June 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT America Online unveiled a new online music player and expanded programming options for its AOL Radio service. The new player allows users to skip and pause songs, add channel presets and share their streaming music with other AOL members via the A ...

  14. Radio's 'Day Of Silence'

    June 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Don't expect to tune into your favorite Web radio station today. Odds are they're off the air. That's because the Webcaster radio community is conducting a "National Day of Silence" to protest the Collective Royalty Board& ...

  15. Survey: Internet Expanding Musical Tastes, Boosting Industry

    January 03, 2007 12:00 AM EST The Digital Media Assn. released a new survey today (Jan. 3) showing that digital music consumers listen to more music, purchase and listen to more new music, talk more about music and attend more concerts since they first began listening to, or p ...

  16. Rich Replaces Flannigan At AOL

    October 24, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Named VP/GM of music, movies and television. AOL has named Mike Rich VP/GM of music, movies and television. Rich, a veteran AOL programming executive, replaces Erik Flannigan, who is exiting the company after a year on the job. Rich reports to Bil ...

  17. AOL Unveils Revamped Music Store

    August 29, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Offering open to any online visitor. AOL on Tuesday (Aug. 29) unveiled a revamped music product with a Web-based store and subscription service offering audio and video streaming, programmed radio and downloads that can be transferred to compatibl ...

  18. AOL Picks Up Dylan's XM Show

    August 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Online radio destination AOL Radio will begin simulcasting Bob Dylan's weekly XM Satellite Radio show "Theme Time Radio Hour" on Wednesday (Aug. 30). Online radio destination AOL Radio will begin simulcasting Bob Dylan’s weekly XM S ...

  19. AOL Boosts Podcast Support

    September 15, 2005 12:00 AM EDT America Online has upgraded its podcasting support with the introduction of two new features. The first, Podcasting 101, is a step-by-step instruction guide to introduce podcasting to newcomers. The s America Online has upgraded its podcasting sup ...

  20. AOL Music Closes S.F. Offices

    October 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT AOL Music is closing its San Francisco offices and relocating its radio operations to New York, effective Nov. 15. AOL Music is closing its San Francisco offices and relocating its radio operations to New York, effective Nov. 15. The move will aff ...