Arbitron

  1. With New Crop Of Hot Acts, Country Is Cool Again

    May 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT While no one was looking, country music snuck up and caught us by surprise. Sure, we all noticed the ratings and attention that CMT was receiving, and every once in a while we'd see that a country alb Jeff Pollack is chairman/CEO of Pollack M ...

  2. Rock Station WZTA Miami Goes Hispanic

    February 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST Clear Channel plans to flip active rock radio station WZTA Miami to Hispanic as Mega 94.9 at noon today, Billboard Radio Monitor has learned. Clear Channel plans to flip active rock radio station WZTA Miami to Hispanic as Mega 94.9 at noon today ( ...

  3. Rock Station WZTA Miami Goes Hispanic

    February 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST Clear Channel station was city's last rock outlet. Clear Channel plans to flip active rock radio station WZTA Miami to Hispanic as Mega 94.9 at noon today (Feb. 11), Billboard Radio Monitor has learned. The move leaves Arbitron market No. 12 ...

  4. Behind the Deal: Calculating Radio Fees To ASCAP

    October 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT ASCAP and the Radio Music License Committee, which represents most of the 12,000 U.S. commercial radio stations, announced Oct. 18 a set-fee agreement for over-the-air performances and simultaneous st ASCAP and the Radio Music License Committee, w ...

  5. Martin: FCC Must Face Varying Decency Standards

    October 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT FCC commissioner Kevin Martin told broadcasters today (Oct. 7) at the NAB convention in San Diego that there is "increasing tension" over different decency standards for broadcasters and paid subscrip FCC commissioner Kevin Martin told b ...

  6. Martin: FCC Must Face Varying Decency Standards

    October 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT FCC commissioner Kevin Martin told broadcasters today (Oct. 7) at the NAB convention in San Diego that there is "increasing tension" over different decency standards for broadcasters and for paid subs FCC commissioner Kevin Martin told b ...

  7. Infinity Inks Deal With Arbitron

    August 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The ratings stalemate between Infinity and Arbitron is over. Infinity signed a new deal with the radio ratings provider on Aug. 17, after operating its 185 radio stations without industry standard rat NEW YORK -- The ratings stalemate between Infi ...

  8. Source: Infinity Inks Deal With Arbitron

    August 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The ratings stalemate between Infinity and Arbitron is over. According to a source close to Infinity, the company today (Aug. 17) signed a new deal with the radio ratings provider, after operating its The ratings stalemate between Infinity and Arb ...

  9. Infinity Splits From Arbitron

    June 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Radio group shifts to Media Audit. Infinity Broadcasting has elected not to renew its contract with research company Arbitron, the leading provider of radio ratings in the United States. Instead, Infinity has inked a multi-year deal with the Media ...

  10. Arbitron Pledges To Fast-Track PPM

    June 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Ratings service by April 2006 a possibility. Pressured by Clear Channel's request for proposals for an alternative ratings system to Arbitron's current diary-based service, Arbitron said Monday it would offer a proposal next month that c ...

  11. AOL To Add Advertising To Its Dial-Up Radio Streams

    March 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST AOL says it plans to begin selling advertising on its streaming radio channels. The company has inked a deal to have Ronning Lipset Radio sell spots on radio channels featured on Netscape and AOL's di AOL says it plans to begin selling advert ...

  12. Clear Channel Fires DJ, Addresses Decency Standards

    February 25, 2004 12:00 AM EST One day after saying it fired popular Florida radio personality Bubba the Love Sponge, Clear Channel Communications said today (Feb. 25) it adopted new "decency" standards to make sure that material i One day after saying it fired popula ...

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