Will Sportsnet 650 Corner Any More Local Team Broadcasts?

Rival TSN 1040 will tell you that strong daily programming is the key and they have the more recognizable personalities in those slots, with the likes of Don Taylor and David Pratt

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Published on July 20, 2018 at 4:53 pm by mikedup

Paramount TV President Amy Powell Fired Over Allegedly Racist Comments

Sources say the inciting incident occurred during a studio notes call for Paramount Network’s First Wives Club reboot, which is being penned by Girls Trip co-writer Tracy Oliver and will feature a predominantly black cast.

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Published on at 12:28 pm by Turn Table3

NY Times, NBC & 60 Mins. Execs Hired These Media Assassins to Fight Sex Harassment Stories

As well as 60 Minutes exec. producer Jeff Fager, Clare Locke also did work for former Today show host Matt Lauer and current New York Times reporter Glenn Thrush, three sources say. The latter two were accused in news publications of sexually harassing women.

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Published on at 10:42 am by Turn Table3

JUDGE JEANINE: Whoopi Goldberg Started Cursing at Me! She Said F-You! F-You! Get the F-ck Out of This Building! (VIDEO)

The idiots on The View picked the wrong one to abuse and berate

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Published on July 19, 2018 at 10:21 pm by Voice Over

FRIDAY in Broadcast History .. July 20th

IT WAS JULY 20th … when NBC radio debuted ‘G-Men’ as a Saturday night feature. For most of its 20-year run the title was ‘Gangbusters’…
When “The Arthur Murray Party” premiered on ABC TV, featuring the man behind a nationwide chain of dance schools and his wife Kathryn. As it continued its 10-year run on the tube it would move to DuMont, CBS, & NBC…
When UBC’s student-operated radio station CiTR-FM broadcast in stereo for the first time….
..and when Vancouver-born actor James Doohan (pictured), best known for playing Scotty on Star Trek, died at his home in suburban Seattle at age 85.
ALL the milestones for July 20th INSIDE.

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Published on at 9:00 pm by Ron Robinson

WFAN New York Sportstalker Joe Benigno Accused of Sexual Harassment

The woman claims, “WFAN was run like a frat house, with drinking by employees starting as early as 10 a.m. and executives condoning buying prostitutes for ad clients.”

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Published on at 4:43 pm by Radio Man

Okla. City TV Anchor for 23 Years Lance West Out in Sexting Scandal

West offered up a resignation after screenshots of him sexting with a woman, while on set, surfaced online.

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Published on at 4:04 pm by clockwatcher

CNN Boss Jeff Zucker On Leave for Heart Surgery

CNN president Jeff Zucker informed network staffers on Thursday morning that he’s taking leave for six weeks to undergo heart surgery to address a heart condition he has had for 10 years.

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Published on at 12:25 pm by mikedup

Chris McCloy leaving Calgary’s X92.9

Chris McCloy is leaving his production director gig at X92.9 (CFEX-FM) Calgary after 12 years to move into the voiceover industry full-time.

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Published on at 8:01 am by Radio Man

Episode 107: Inside Dave Beasing with Matt on the ‘Sound Off’ Podcast

Dave Beasing is the known for many things including a ten year run as program director at 100.3 the Sound in Los Angeles, (R.I.P.) as a broadcast consultant at Jacobs Media, and most recently as a part of the team that created the highly successful Inside Trader Joe’s podcast. His company Sound That Brands has […]

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Published on July 18, 2018 at 9:30 pm by Voice Over