Programming Note: This will be our last episode before a hiatus of a couple weeks as Chris Kelly goes on his previously planned honeymoon, and as this also completes the ‘soft launch’ beta phase of the podcast. Once we’re back, the full blown launch of the RadioDaily will occur. In THIS episode, Pandora extends their footprint to reach Satellite subscribers by getting their own channel on Sirius XM. Promotions at labels and new program directors all across our fair industry for a Friday. And Ryan Kramer tees up a weekend mix tape for your listening pleasure. It’s the Radio Daily for Friday April 5, 2019.
A suspect in custody for the murder of 33 year old rapper Nipsey Hussle. Mick Jagger’s ticker is the reason the Stones are postponing the tour. Six executive promotions at Entercom, plus other industry moves as well. And Pandora just raised the advertising stakes… bigtime. Plus Tommy McFly taps into the multimedia savvy of a reality TV star, performer, musician and radio host… you need to meet Erin Willet, and you will, in this week’s Quarter Hour. All in the Radio Daily for Wednesday April 3, 2019.
A big time streaming service debuts a new marketing campaign and throws a little unintentional shade at radio by dragging out one of the oldest branding tricks in the book. Knock knock… who’s there? A new owner and a format change in Knoxville. A plethora of other industry moves to close out the week… and Ryan Kramer loads up a weekend mix tape for you. All inside today’s RadioDaily for March 22, 2019.