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Does public radio sound too ‘white’? - NPR itself suggested Thursday that the answer might be yes in an unusual bit of public self-examination. The Washington Post
 
Hot 97 fires host Cipha Sounds after he criticized management on podcast - Cipha Sounds, who had been with WQHT (97.1 FM) for 17 years, began hosting the 3-7 p.m. slot soon after Angie Martinez jumped to rival WWPR (105.1 FM) last summer. New York Daily News
 
Lincoln newcomer RED 94-5 touts listener-customized radio - Only on the air since August, RED 94-5 gained popularity by playing music for the people, requested by the people. Daily Nebraskan
 
Radio Caroline claims world first in US launch - Famous pirate radio station Radio Caroline launched in the US, with an intriguing world first: automatic timezone detection. media.info
 
WOR 710 AM sets new morning show team - The slot had been open since Elliott Segal left a year ago, but Berman, a veteran from WCBS/Channel 2 and WNBC/Channel 4, provides a big name for the broadcast. New York Daily News
 
‘Ransomware’ shuts down AM radio station - “There was an icon on my screen and it said that, ‘We have locked up your files and if you want them unlocked then you will have to pay us $500.'” WOOD TV
 
Jay Z Is Buying Hot 97!?! - According to a ROCK SOLID SOURCE – Shawn “Jay Z” Carter along with a group of investors that includes NY Knicks star Carmelo Anthony are currently NEGOTIATING TO BUY Hot 97 radio station. All HipHop
 
Streaming hasn’t killed the radio star - We’ve said it before, we’ll say it again. Old-fashioned broadcast radio is a remarkably resilient medium. Quartz
 
With Rise of Talk Radio, a College Sport Fades as a Staple of the Airwaves - Dave Popkin, the play-by-play announcer for Seton Hall men’s basketball games, knew things would be different when the team switched radio homes three years ago. New York Times
 
‘WKRP In Cincinnati’ and the Invention of Classic Rock Radio - During the four years WKRP In Cincinnati aired on CBS, classic rock — both as a term and as a format — didn’t quite exist. Wondering Sound
 
Record Labels Should Be Rooting For Radio To Die - The music industry is in trouble. Album sales are slipping, and people are instead using a technological platform that allows them to listen to music absolutely free. Over 90% of Americans use this platform, with the average American spending two hours every day using it primarily to listen to free music. Motley Fool
 
Oprah Winfrey's SiriusXM channel goes off the air - The satellite radio network quietly doesn't renew deal for Oprah Radio, which debuted to much fanfare in 2006. New York Daily News

 

Seven Brands Integrate iHeartRadio App - IHeartMedia has announced that its iHeartRadio ecosystem has several new integrations and new partnerships for its streaming music and live radio service. The upshot means more brands will bring the streaming service to market. Radio World
 
How Satellite Radio Is Breaking Country's Next Big Stars - For a good, long while, there was pretty much one path to country radio airplay — airplay that remains essential to gaining any kind of foothold in mainstream country music. Rolling Stone
 
 
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