Author: Jay Mitchell

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…

Panel to deconstruct shooting coverage.

“Crisis on the Strip: Reporting in an Unfolding Emergency” will feature an assortment of public officials, academics, and broadcasters to examine the October 2017 Las Vegas shooting incident, including the challenges involved in getting accurate information to the public in…

SMRP 27: Paul Tinkle, Pt. 2 | PowerPoint Pointers

This week we conclude our interview with radio renaissance man Paul Tinkle. This week Paul discusses the future of AM, great community service, appreciating his staff, and how radio companies can avoid the fate of iHeart and Cumulus. In our Management…

LRN makes major moves.

Twenty-four/seven programming supplier Local Radio Networks has expanded its on-air team with 15 additional major-market and network hires across all its music formats. New LRN personalities include Chicago Rock staple Cara Carriveau, multi-major-market and satellite star Craig “Catfish” Hunter, and…

BFOA broadcasts hope.

The Broadcasters Foundation of America is launching new promotional campaign, “Broadcasting Hope,” to reach broadcasters across the country with a barrage of multimedia advertising to ensure that industry members in acute need know they can apply for aid from the…