Radio broadcasting

  1. Grooveshark to Launch Broadcast, a User-Created Radio Feature

    April 22, 2013 2:03 PM EDT Music streaming service Grooveshark on Wednesday will launch a new service called Broadcast that will allow people to create their own live, online radio shows. Broadcast will be free of charge. "We're excited to launch the first eve ...

  2. College Radio: A Study In Success

    September 11, 2012 1:45 PM EDT Illustration by Michael Byers "It's not radio. It's college radio. There's nobody listening. Nobody. Maybe, like, three guys in a dorm somewhere." After a then-senior at Boston University Howard Stern crafted "the sin ...

  3. Country Radio 'Has to Change': The Takeaway From CRS 2012

    February 28, 2012 6:30 AM EST Historically, new technologies have frequently been used to replace people in the workplace. But if country radio wants to successfully weather a difficult transitional decade, the medium will need to come to grips with new tech while maintaining ...

  4. John Hogan Named Chairman/CEO of Clear Channel Media and Entertainment

    February 24, 2012 5:49 PM EST John Hogan -- no. 12 on Billboard's recent "Power 100" list -- has been promoted to chairman and CEO of Clear Channel Media and Entertainment, effective immediately, the radio giant's parent company said Friday. Hogan, who had ...

  5. Billboard Power 100: John Hogan

    January 27, 2012 10:00 AM EST No. 12 John Hogan President CEO Clear Channel Media and Entertainment Twitter: @ClearChannel Curator Of Far More Than Radio Stations... In a move that couldn't more clearly reflect the expanded influence of the company's radio division, ...

  6. Clear Channel Rebrands With New Name

    January 13, 2012 7:39 PM EST Radio giant Clear Channel Communications has changed its name to Clear Channel Media & Entertainment, Radio Info reported . The company says the new name will better reflect the different ways the company delivers content to its listeners in t ...

  7. Clear Channel Layoffs Aren't Just About Cost-Cutting

    October 31, 2011 5:06 PM EDT Last week Clear Channel made personnel cuts at many of its smaller and medium market stations across the country. The cuts were primarily centered on programming personnel as the company unveils a new strategy of focusing on more nationally and re ...

  8. U.K. Radioplayer To Launch In December

    October 20, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Around 50 radio stations will be available on a new U.K. Internet service, the Radioplayer, which provides access to BBC and commercial networks via a single online destination. Listeners will be able to search by station, program and genre and th ...

  9. Australia Embraces Digital Radio

    March 22, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Australians are tuning in to digital radio at a surprising rate, new data suggests. According to the inaugural Digital Radio Industry Report, published today by trade association Commercial Radio Australia (CRA), 449,000 Australians are listening ...

  10. BBC, Commercial Radio Unveil Web Radioplayer

    November 19, 2009 12:00 AM EST The publicly-funded BBC and the U.K. commercial radio sector have collaborated on a new online radio player. The U.K. Radioplayer, due for launch early next year, is intended to offer the output of every licensed U.K. radio station and to enable u ...

  11. Radio Embraces 'Posting' System

    August 04, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Posting, a practice formerly shunned by the radio industry is finally taking hold. A year after Radio One instituted a scheduling and verification system in Houston, the radio group has decided to roll out posting to the rest of its 52 stations in ...

  12. iTunes 'Tagging' Software Unveiled

    April 07, 2008 12:00 AM EDT It's a record label's dream: fan hears song on radio, fan likes song, fan presses one button on radio receiver and buys song. Whether or not fans will actually do this remains a big question, but at least the technology is finally rollin ...

  13. France Prepares For Digital Radio

    December 06, 2007 12:00 AM EST French minister of culture Christine Albanel on Wednesday signed an order to confirm the adoption of Terrestrial Digital Multimedia Broadcasting (T-DMB) and Digital Radio Mondiale (DRM) as digital radio standards in France. This follows a series o ...

  14. 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 ...

  15. Sirius Links Sonos

    August 15, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Sirius Satellite Radio programming is now available on the Sonos in-home digital music system, without the need to add a satellite antenna. The programming is, instead, transmitted over the Internet. The Sonos system connects directly to the Inter ...

  16. France's SCPP Strikes Web Radio Deal

    March 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT French collecting society SCPP has reached an agreement with national online radio stations association France Webradios, covering the use of its label members' repertoire on small and medium Web radios in France. Web radio stations with annu ...

  17. Clear Channel Radio Now 25% In HD

    July 26, 2006 12:00 AM EDT stations total. Clear Channel said today (July 26) that 300 of its radio stations, or about one-quarter of its 1,182 stations, are broadcasting in HD digital. About 133 of these stations, or just over 11% of CC’s total U.S. portfolio, are broa ...

  18. Infinity Rebrands As CBS Radio

    December 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST Included are the company's 179 radio stations. Included are the company's 179 radio stations. News ...

  19. Japanese Stations Team-Up For Digital Push

    July 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Seven Japanese radio stations have pledged to set up a joint-venture through which they will deliver terrestrial digital radio broadcasts in 2006. Seven Japanese radio stations have pledged to set up a joint-venture through which they will deliver ...

  20. Clear Channel Backs Musicrypt Delivery System

    March 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST Clear Channel Radio in the United States is endorsing Musicrypt's Digital Media Distribution System. DMDS is a Web-based system that delivers music simultaneously to all intended destinations, allowin Clear Channel Radio in the United States ...

  21. Clear Channel Backs Musicrypt's Delivery System

    March 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST Clear Channel Radio in the United States is endorsing Musicrypt's Digital Media Distribution System. DMDS is a Web-based system that delivers music simultaneously to all intended destinations, allowin Clear Channel Radio in the United States ...

  22. Radio Fights Back

    January 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST Taking the mounting competitive threat from satellite radio and other alternative media seriously, radio broadcasters went on the offensive yesterday (Jan. 10), launching a nationwide advertising camp Taking the mounting competitive threat from sa ...

  23. Digital Piracy Shifts To Radio

    September 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Technologies that let people record satellite and Internet radio broadcasts digitally are opening a new front in the recording industry's war on music piracy. LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Technologies that let people record satellite and Internet radi ...

  24. Satellite, Web Radio Emerge As New Piracy Front

    September 01, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Technologies that enable digital recording of satellite and Internet radio broadcasts are opening a new front in the recording industry's war on music piracy. Technologies that enable digital recording of satellite and Internet radio broadcas ...

  25. Copyright Office Invites Comments

    August 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The U.S. Copyright Office is proposing to amend its regulations to permit the Library of Congress to record unpublished radio programs and other audio and audiovisual transmission programs. WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. Copyright Office is proposin ...

  26. Artists Sound Alarm Over Digital Radio

    August 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Recording artists' groups are calling on the Federal Communications Commission for protection as digital audio broadcasting (DAB) emerges in the radio marketplace. SAN FRANCISCO -- Recording artists' groups are calling on the Federal Com ...

  27. Industry Lobbies FCC Over Digital Radio

    August 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Recording artist groups are calling on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for protection as digital audio broadcasting (DAB) emerges in the radio marketplace. SAN FRANCISCO -- Recording artist groups are calling on the Federal Communicati ...

  28. Industry Lobbies FCC Over Digital Radio

    August 03, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Recording artists groups are calling on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for protection as digital audio broadcasting (DAB) emerges in the radio marketplace. Recording artists groups are calling on the Federal Communications Commission ...

  29. Industry Lobbies FCC Over Digital Radio

    August 03, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Recording artists groups are calling on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for protection as digital audio broadcasting (DAB) emerges in the radio marketplace. Recording artists groups are calling on the Federal Communications Commission ...

  30. Clear Channel To Roll Out Digital Radio

    July 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Radio behemoth Clear Channel Communications is going digital. The San Antonio company plans to covert at least 1,000 of its 1,240 radio stations to so-called HD, or high-definition, digital signals. Radio behemoth Clear Channel Communications is g ...

  31. RIAA On The Digital-Radio Warpath

    June 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Industry pushing feds for copy-protection rules. The recording industry, already reeling from online music theft, is pushing the federal government to head off what executives fear is a potentially bigger piracy threat in the emerging world of dig ...

  32. RIAA On The Digital-Radio Warpath

    June 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The recording industry, already reeling from online music theft, is pushing the federal government to head off what executives fear is a potentially bigger piracy threat in the emerging world of digit The recording industry, already reeling from o ...

  33. Congressmen Push Radio Localism Bill

    March 29, 2004 12:00 AM EST Two House Energy and Commerce Committee members are pushing for legislation aimed at protecting local radio broadcasting and more strictly enforcing the licenses of satellite radio companies. NEW YORK--Two House Energy and Commerce Committee membe ...