Eric Small, 71.

The legendary radio engineer died last week of injuries suffered in a car crash in his hometown of Delray Beach, Florida. Small engineered at New York radio stations WNCN and WXLO, and Phil Ramone’s A&R Recording. He was the co-inventor…

Is iHeart A Target?

Reporting from Tom Taylor sure makes it seem like Liberty Media is going after iHeartMedia in a big way. For one thing, Liberty has been buying up iHeart debt. And then there is the fact that the Chapter 11 filing specifically…

For what it’s worth.

Since the beginning of time, the Holy Grail for radio owners has been a radio station in Florida, California, or some other United States vacation paradise. Alas, many a radio owner has run aground pursuing that goal. It turns out—who…

Smart speaker e-book released.

SonicAI, the love child of Steve Goldstein’s Amplifi Media and Jacobs Media Strategies, has released a free e-book called Look, No Hands, which details how to use audio signals to take advantage of the smart speaker explosion. The book addresses…

The LRFA rolls on.

One more member of the House and another member from the Senate make a total of 221 cosponsors in the House and 26 in the Senate for the Local Radio Freedom Act, which reads, “Congress shall not impose any new…