NAB Show launches its own podcast.

The National Association of Broadcasters is offering up “The NAB Show Podcast,” featuring previews of the convention, attendee tips, exhibitor spotlights and historical facts about the Show. The podcast is available at Spreaker, Apple Podcasts, and iHeartRadio.

Radio fights back.

Rather than merely accepting the inevitability of the erosion of auto advertising on the radio, the Southern California Broadcasters Association (SCBA) commissioned a massive study by Nielsen Audio, “The Real Value of Southern California Radio to the Auto Industry.” The…

Court approves iHeartMedia plan.

The Bankruptcy Court has confirmed the reorganization plan submitted by iHeartMedia. The plan includes the spinoff of Clear Channel Outdoor, and will reduce the company debt by about two thirds, from $16.1 billion to $5.75 billion. IHeartMedia plans to emerge…

RTDNF slates award winners.

The Radio Television Digital News Foundation, the charitable offspring of the RTDNA, has announced the recipients of its 29th annual First Amendment Awards. The top award, the First Amendment Award, goes to cable network CNN. According to RTDNA Executive Director…