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Diversifying Revenue Streams Important As Ever As Ad Spend Lags

While we expected the ad spend at radio to be down slightly in 2014 (and it was), what no one apparently saw coming was a weaker advertising market for everybody…

The Top 22 Triple A Radio Songs: 3-1-15

Modest Mouse holds at #1; nice move for Death Cab up to #2. Alabama Shakes threatens The Top 10 while Florence adds a week-best 129 spins. Top 22 debut for Lord Huron (pictured) moving #33-#20…

Indie Music Store CD Sales Chart and Vinyl Sales Chart: 2-22-15

Imagine Dragons (pictured) is atop the sales charts this week at Indie Retail, with Steve Earle and Father John Misty right behind. Beck still rolling with Grammy vigor; Jose Gonzalez and Blackberry Smoke notable…

What Are The Odds of A Cumulus/CBS Hook-Up?

Reports are swirling, likely because Cumulus wants them to swirl, about a hedge-fund driven effort to have Cumulus swallow CBS Radio. Could happen. Or Not…

Artist Spotlight: Butch Walker [Video]

Singer-songwriter-producer Butch Walker releases his seventh album – in part in memory of his late father. Check out the video for the new track “Beds on Fire”…

Worth Watching: U2, Florence and the Machine, Tori Y Moi, Laura Marling

U2 deliver a mini-movie about the Troubles in Northern Ireland, Florence and the Machine release a clip for “What Kind of Man,” and hits in the making from Tori Y Moi and Laura Marling…