Cumulus

  1. Rdio Acquires Recommendation Company TastemakerX

    June 30, 2014 6:07 PM EDT Rdio, after announcing that it would "transition away" from the newly (at the time) Spotify-owned Echo Nest for its algorithmic recommendations, has announced its acquisition of the consumer-facing TastemakerX, a recommendation platform ...

  2. Exclusive: Rdio Now Playing In Nine More European & Asian Countries

    May 19, 2014 2:00 PM EDT Streaming service Rdio is now available in nine more countries, thanks to a series of new launches in Europe and Asia. Subscribers can now stream on-demand music and custom stations in a total of 60 territories spanning the globe. In Asia, Rdio ad ...

  3. Cumulus' Lew Dickey Explains Why NYC's New NASH-FM 'Is Good for Nashville' at CRS

    February 28, 2013 3:08 PM EST New York’s new Cumulus-owned station, Nash FM, is far more than a local radio signal now capitalizing on the popularity of hot, youth-leaning country music. Radio stations across the U.S. will have opportunities to affiliate with Nash as Cumulus b ...

  4. What WNSH -- NYC's New Country Station -- Means for the City and the Genre

    January 23, 2013 5:26 PM EST When WXRP New York hit the play button on Randy Houser's "How Country Feels" on Jan. 21, it marked the return of country music to terrestrial radio in the nation's largest market after an absence of more than a decade. It was a ...

  5. Chris Brown and Rihanna: R&B Radio Embraces Singles, Despite -- And Because of -- Controversy

    February 22, 2012 5:55 PM EST The controversy that has surrounded Chris Brown and Rihanna's musical reunion - on the third anniversary of his Grammy-eve assault on her in 2009, no less - has brought about no shortage of judgment, argument, commentary and not least confusi ...

  6. HD Radio Streams To Get iTunes Tags

    October 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Radio conglomerates CBS Radio, Clear Channel, Cumulus, Cox, Entercom and Great Media are all in the process of implementing the new iTunes tagging feature to their HD radio streams. The technology, unveiled early last month, allows HD radio listen ...

  7. 100s Of Radio Stations Marked In Payola Probe

    February 10, 2006 12:00 AM EST Hundreds of radio stations are under intense scrutiny by the FCC for their alleged involvement in payola scams in an investigation that commissioner Jonathan Adelstein calls "potentially the most wide Hundreds of radio stations are under inte ...

  8. ABC News: Payola Probe Shifts To Radio

    February 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST Report looks at nine radio groups. ABC News will air an in-depth “Primetime” report Thursday evening (Feb. 9) on New York State attorney general Eliot Spitzer’s investigation into the alleged participation in payola by nine of the nation's ra ...