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VuHaus and NPR Music to Team on Emerging Artist Project

VuHaus and NPR Music to Team on Emerging Artist Project

The pubradio video collective will team with NPR music this summer with the intent to break a few artists…

Blondie, Bash & Pop, Chicano Batman and More Get NON-COMM Started

Blondie, Bash & Pop, Chicano Batman and More Get NON-COMM Started

It’s here, and it’s hot — and we’re not just talking about the lineup. The 2017 NON-COMMvention is underway under the umbrella of WXPN/Philadelphia…

2017 NON-COMM Homework Part 4

2017 NON-COMM Homework Part 4

With just hours to go before NON-COMM 2017, here are three clips worth watching from NON-COMM artists Dan Auerbach, Chicano Batman, and Baskery…

Pack Lightly - Heat Wave to Hit NON-COMMvention; PWR BTTM Cancels

Pack Lightly – Heat Wave to Hit NON-COMMvention; PWR BTTM Cancels

Temperatures are forecast to be in the upper 80s and lower 90s as the 17th Annual NON-COMMvention kicks off Wednesday in Philadelphia…

You Think You've Got Problems: MTV and Pay TV Under Huge Stress

You Think You’ve Got Problems: MTV and Pay TV Under Huge Stress

The trickle of pay TV subscriber erosion turned into something of a stream in Q1, as the industry scrambles to re-think. One solution? Kick MTV and its peers out of the basic cable package…

Rough Start For Radio as Q1 Earnings Roll In

Rough Start For Radio as Q1 Earnings Roll In

The lack of political spending pinches revenue at some, merger costs affect others. iHeart actually warns that of “substantial doubt as to our ability to continue as a going concern”…

NON-COMM Update: Hotel Rooms Open Up, and More...

NON-COMM Update: Hotel Rooms Open Up, and More…

Some key developments related to the 2017 NON-COMM, none more key than the hotel situation which is opening up as more rooms are released…

NON-COMM Early Bird Rates Expire Monday

NON-COMM Early Bird Rates Expire Monday

Radio station employees can attend the 17th Annual NON-COMMvention for as little as $60 — but you must act quickly to get that rate…

Flawed New Music Strategy is Hurting Artist Development and Station Image

Flawed New Music Strategy is Hurting Artist Development and Station Image

Audiences say they want more new music, but what they’re really saying is they want better new music. And that’s precisely what Alternative and Triple A radio stations are failing to deliver…

Complete Schedule - The 2017 NON-COMMvention is Set

Complete Schedule – The 2017 NON-COMMvention is Set

With just five weeks to go, the full schedule for the 2017 NON-COMMvention is now set. See who’s playing when, and what we’re talking about this year…

Four More Bands Added to NON-COMM

Four More Bands Added to NON-COMM

The 17th Annual NON-COMMvention is nearly set with the addition of a couple of LA bands: Lo Moon (pictured), vets The Dream Syndicate and more…

Weekly Listening to Online Radio Continues its Steady Climb

Weekly Listening to Online Radio Continues its Steady Climb

More than half the population now listens to online radio at least once per week, continuing a methodical climb across all demos…

2017 NON-COMMvention Sessions - A First Look

2017 NON-COMMvention Sessions – A First Look

Localism, New Realities in the Label World, Metrics, and more — these are among the topics to be covered at the The 2017 NON-COMMvention…

NON-COMM Grows by Four - Gov't Mule, Nancy and Beth, and More

NON-COMM Grows by Four – Gov’t Mule, Nancy and Beth, and More

Warren Haynes and Gov’t Mule have signed on to NON-COMM, as have Nancy and Beth – the duo featuring actor Megan Mullally…

Social Media Usage Consolidating; Habits Differ Among Younger Demos

Social Media Usage Consolidating; Habits Differ Among Younger Demos

When most radio stations talk about their must-have social platforms, they would include Twitter in that group. They would be wrong…

Linkage - SXSW, Paul McGuinness Scolds YouTube, Remembering Tommy LiPuma

Linkage – SXSW, Paul McGuinness Scolds YouTube, Remembering Tommy LiPuma

How good is SXSW for actual Austin artists? Plus, what U2’s former manager really thinks of YouTube, and Tommy LiPuma passes…

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