Mignon Clyburn exits.

The FCC Commissioner announced her resignation last week during what she called “my final public meeting.” She didn’t specify the departure date, but her comment implies that you will leave before the next Open Meeting on May 10. In making…

Art Bell, 82.

The originator and longtime host of “Coast to Coast AM” died Friday (4/13) in the high desert town of Pahrump, NB. Bell started in radio at a local station in Las Vegas before hosting his syndicated out-there overnight show starting…

Pai on the road.

The FCC chairman traveled to Memphis last week to visit the studios of Flinn Broadcasting to dramatize his commitment to AM radio. During the visit, group owner George Flinn praised the chairman for spearheading the elimination of the main studio…

A thankful podcast nation.

Podcast hosting service Blubrry is hooking up with SourceAudio to offer podcasters discounted music licensing on a subscription or per-track basis. The music library comprises thousands of “pod-safe” music tracks for licensing; rates start at $9 per month for a…