A streaming music royalty organization has issued a report that incorrectly asserts the demise of AM/FM radio among younger Americans. We turned to Nielsen’s Portable People Meter listening data to check the facts.
This week, media firms, advertising agencies, and podcast stars will gather in New York City for the third annual Interactive Advertising Bureau’s Podcast Upfront showcase. To set the scene, we take a look at key takeaways from the recently updated Westwood One State of Podcasting 2017.
As we get ready to celebrate Labor Day, we look ahead to some of the biggest retail holidays on the calendar. October through December is a busy season for shoppers and advertisers can use AM/FM radio to reach the masses and generate dollars.
Cumulus Media and Westwood One commissioned a Nielsen Total Audience custom study to measure the audiences of local on-demand content from the Cumulus radio stations and national on-demand content from Westwood One shows. For the first time ever, Nielsen provided demographic estimates Westwood One’s on-demand audio content consumed on their properties, leveraging SDK technology and Nielsen’s Total Audience measurement framework.
Hear how the Summer of Love really happened and what it means today. Westwood One News correspondents Jim Roope and Steve Kastenbaum revisit 1967 in this 50th anniversary special featuring recovered and restored archive audio of the music and voices who were there.
A Cure for the Sunday Night Blues: Westwood One Launches Sterling on Sunday into National Syndication
Sunday Night Show featuring Walter “Sterling” Sabo Debuts Nationwide on August 20 NEW YORK, NY, August 14, 2017 – Westwood One is helping to transition radio listeners from weekend to weekday with the national syndication launch of Sterling on Sunday, a Sunday night talk show featuring longtime radio executive, innovator, and storyteller Walter Sabo a/k/a…
WESTWOOD ONE’S AMERICAN COUNTRY COUNTDOWN WITH KIX BROOKS TO SWITCH RANKING SOURCE TO BILLBOARD’S COUNTRY AIRPLAY CHART
The nation’s most respected chart source returns as the exclusive data provider for the highly-rated, globally syndicated countdown show New York, NY— (August 14, 2017) — Westwood One and Billboard, the world’s largest voice in music, announced today that they have joined forces as American Country Countdown with Kix Brooks will utilize Billboard’s Country Airplay…
A senior marketing executive for a major American retailer told us Pandora listeners light up social media in anger, complaining bitterly about hearing their ad over and over. This week, we look at why.
Westwood One News Revisits 1967 and “The Summer of Love” in a 50th Anniversary Look Back at the Counter Culture Revolution
News Special Includes Recovered and Restored Archived Audio NEW YORK, NY, and WASHINGTON, DC – August 10, 2017 – Westwood One News, winner of the 2017 Edward R. Murrow Award for Hard News Reporting, will present a special retrospective, Summer of Love; Fall of Innocence 50th Anniversary, a look back at the counter culture revolution…
Checkpoint Radio ? The First Syndicated Esports Radio Show ? Adds Affiliates in Philly, Houston, and St. Louis
Major Market Radio Stations Join Checkpoint Radio’s Growing Roster of Affiliates NEW YORK, NY, August 10, 2017 – Westwood One and Checkpoint Radio, the first, nationally syndicated radio show dedicated to the world of esports and gaming, announces additional markets are joining the weekly broadcast. 97.5 FM The Fanatic in Philadelphia, 101 ESPN in St…