RADIO INDUSTRY NEWS

Bell Media flips stations in Windsor, Woodstock, Vernon

Bell Media has flipped several of its stations to its Pure Country brand, including Windsor/Detroit’s 89X (CIMX-FM), where it’s also moved to bring 93.9 The River (CIDR-FM) under the Virgin Radio umbrella.

Viewing Video On Mobile Devices Increases Even As Pandemic Keeps More Home.

Overall, online video consumption is growing on all platforms with total digital consumption spiking 83% since 2017, according to a new study from the media analytics company Comscore.

Spotify To Buy Podcast Ad Platform Megaphone For $235m

The purchase of Megaphone is one of the largest podcasting deals Spotify has made to date. Bringing Its total Podcast acquisition spend To over $800m In the past 2 years

Graham Norton to leave BBC Radio 2 after a decade

BBC Radio 2’s Saturday morning presenter Graham Norton has announced he’s leaving the station next month after 10 years in the slot.

Big Tech Comes for Podcasts

Silicon Valley could wreck audio journalism—unless Washington acts first.