Last week we ran the first half of a two-hour interview I did with Emmis CEO Jeff Smulyan and Rick Cummings, Emmis President of Programming.
"Once you realize you can’t make a business grow anymore, and all you can do is hit your head against a wall, nobody can be happy...
"Why did 10 million fewer people watch election coverage on the networks this year?"
"What lessons would they use that apply to the campaign?"
“One of our statements at Emmis is we ought to take $20 million and short Spotify.”
It’s ironic for CBS News to examine conservative media and blame it for the divisiveness in America. CBS News is neither self-reflective nor honest.
Many radio stations are currently dark and the increasing number of AM stations receiving FM simulcasts, which usually renders the AM signal meaningless.
The most recent FCC database suggests that approximately 292 stations have been dark for over two months, including 66 AMs and 226 FMs.
Red – blue. Liberal – conservative. Republican – Democrat. No matter how you say it, the divisions run deep. More than ever, it seems there are...
Anybody with a radio career longer than one rating book has witnessed a stunt or two. Stunts can be remarkably effective for calling attention to something.