Communications giant Clear Channel, the largest owner of radio stations in the U.S., announced this week it will change its decades-old name to something a little more suited to the evolving tastes of the discerning contemporary millenial. Read more...
The largest radio operator in the country has changed its 42-year-old name. On Tuesday, in a sign of the growing hold that online streaming has over the world of broadcasting, CC Media... To view the full story, click the title link...
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Clear Channel has finally tuned in to the need to rethink its brand. Clear Channel, the radio conglomerate that operates more than 1,200 stations around the United States, announced Tuesday that it is rebranding as iHeartMedia, drawing...Show More Summary
Am I the only one who has always thouht that the name iHeartRadio sounds dated and.., well, just silly? The folks at broadcast behemoth Clear Channel apparently loved the name so much that, in an attempt to put their digital media front and center, they've just rebranded the whole company as iHeartMedia. Show More Summary
When iHeartRadio first launched years ago, it was a just a mobile app to let people listen to any of Clear Channel's 800-something radio stations on their phones. Now, three years and some 50 million subscribers later, the "iHeart" moniker has grown...
Media and entertainment company Clear Channel is today rebranding itself as iHeartMedia, picking up the new name from its digital business iHeartRadio. The latter was formed three years ago as Clear Channel’s key entry into digital music, and as of June has reached 50 million registered users, the company claims. Show More Summary
Big news: Clear Channel is now "iHeartMedia," named after the company's iHeartRadio online radio station streaming service.
The move builds on the success of iHeartRadio, which has become central to Clear Channel’s efforts to remake itself as a multiplatform media company.
Clear Channel, the nation's biggest radio station owner, is broadcasting a new signal to listeners and advertisers.
On Friday we wrote that 40 year District TV veteran Arch Campbell would today depart WJLA and News Channel 8, and he’s since cleared the air that he’s not retiring, merely, taking a break. Campbell clarified with FishbowlDC that while...Show More Summary
Clear Channel has suspended San Diego Chargers radio analyst Hank Bauer for the team's final preseason game on Thursday night after making an anti-semitic joke on-air last week.
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San Diego Chargers radio analyst Hank Bauer has been suspended from the broadcast of the team's final preseason game on Thursday. The Chargers announced the news, noting that it was Clear Channel's decision to suspend Bauer for the invention-of-copper-wire joke. Read more...
With Shark Week on the Discovery Channel just ending, it's understandable that you may have the carnivorous fish on the mind and think that such a dangerous predator should be avoided at all costs. A certain grouper clearly didn't think so. Show More Summary
In a wide-ranging interview with All Access, Clear Channel Networks president Darren Davis claims that after an exhaustive investigation into the social media campaign against talk radio titan Rush Limbaugh and his advertisers, they found that 70% of the attacks were coming from just 10 highly organized individuals. Show More Summary
(YouTube link) Shark Week has been a TV staple since 1988, but like many institutions, it has changed over time. What was once educational is now entertainment, but the Discovery Channel needs to make their intentions more clear for those who grew up thinking Shark Week was for information. Show More Summary
Before we can become a clear channel through which love can freely flow, the ways we are wounded must come to the surface and be exposed. Love as a healing power can operate only on what presents itself to be healed. As long as our wounding remains hidden, it can only fester. Show More Summary
Proving that she’s more than a pretty face with autotune, Lucy Hale performed live at the Clear Channel iHeartRadio Live Series at the iHeartRadio Theater in Burbank last night (July 31). The “Pretty Little Liars” lady was all decked...Show More Summary
It was only a matter of time. Following yesterday's scandalous release of the Obama-Natanyahu phone call transcript by Israel's Channel 1, which officials on both sides have claimed was a fake (due to its clearly negative implications...Show More Summary