Fair play is in the House.

On Monday (3/13) a bipartisan quartet of US Representatives plan to introduce “The Fair Play Fair Pay Act of 2015,” a pro-artist music licensing reform bill targeting online streaming. The measure, introduced by Representatives Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), Marsha Blackburn (R-TN),…

Stan Freberg, 88.

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The talented audiophile died last week of natural causes at his home in Santa Monica, CA. Best known for his satirical recordings of the 50s and 60s, Freberg also starred in a couple of radio series in the mid-50s: a…

NAB moves HQ.

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The National Association of Broadcasters has announced that it is relocating to a new headquarters building in the Capitol Riverfront area of Washington DC. NAB President/CEO Gordon Smith exulted, “We are thrilled that we have found a new home. The…

NextRadio doubles down.

By all accounts, the NextRadio media campaign was an overwhelming success, driving downloads to over 2 million apps and counting. So the folks behind NextRadio have done what any intelligent advertiser would do—they’ve booked another round of ads. The new…