Author: Jay Mitchell

And now they are five.

The FCC held a swearing-in the ceremony last week to usher in Brendan Carr and Jessica Rosenworcel, putting the Commission at full capacity for the first time in months. Chairman Ajit Pai—himself awaiting confirmation—described Carr and Rosenworcel as “valuable assets…

RMLC scores GMR concession.

The Radio Music License Committee has announced that Global Music Rights—the music licensing organization owned by Irving Azoff—will offer license extensions through March 31, 2018 to all stations. The extensions will be at the same terms, conditions and prices that…

Osgood earns Emmy.

Veteran radio-TV reporter Charles Osgood will be honored with a News and Documentary Emmy Award for Lifetime Achievement. Throughout his career, Osgood has maintained his radio ties and has frequently expressed his love for the medium. The ceremony will be…

Pressure Tactics

Now that NextRadio has released an iOS version of its app, those of us who have not been 100% loyal to the cause can participate in the coming sea change. I’ll admit it: I turned in my Android device for…

Mary Quass recognized.

One of our favorite small-market broadcasters (and people in general), the CEO of NRG Media will receive the prestigious Francis Preston Trailblazer Award from the Mentoring and Inspiring Women in Radio Group (MIW). The award will be bestowed on Ms.…