| Sep 21, 2013
| 11:56 AM
LAS VEGAS -- To get a sense of how much music -- and how much corporate appeasement -- was crammed into the first night of this weekend's iHeartRadio Music Festival, consider this: Robin Thicke, whose "Blurred Lines" recently topped the Hot 100 for 12...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 5:51 PM
LAS VEGAS -- "The Super Bowl of music."
That's how Clear Channel Communications executive Tom Poleman described the iHeartRadio Music Festival that his employer is putting on this weekend in Las Vegas. And judging by the number of A-list acts due to...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 8:21 PM
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- There were moments Tuesday during the annual Future of Music Summit where the conversation about revenue in the digital music industry sounded like a scrum over crumbs, a desperate fight over an increasingly shrinking pie.
| Aug 1, 2013
WKSC-FM morning personality Christopher "Brotha' Fred" Frederick, who in early 2011 replaced Kevin "DreX" Buchar as the voice of the Top 40 station known as Kiss FM, late last month paid $865,000 for a two-bedroom, 53rd-floor unit in a new condominium...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 6:50 PM
The only time I met the poet Rae Armantrout, a few years ago, I escorted her from her hotel to the lecture hall at the University of Chicago where she was to read. We chatted, and she mentioned that she had a new book coming out. I asked her what it was...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 6:37 PM
Los Angeles officials will consider throwing out all bids submitted for a lucrative media contract at LAX because of conflict of interest allegations involving a former airport commission president whose firm is vying for the work.
The possibility of...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 8:43 PM
Mayoral candidate Pleitez files city ethics complaint against opponent Garcetti, alleging violation of a disclosure rules for Beverly Hills property...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 2:14 PM
This post has been corrected. See the note at the bottom for details. In a television ad unveiled Friday, Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck suggests public safety in Los Angeles will suffer unless voters support Proposition A, a half-cent......
| Feb 23, 2013
| 2:12 PM
Digital billboard company issues $100 million threat against LA...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 9:57 AM
Clear Channel Media & Entertainment has signed an agreement with the veteran band Fleetwood Mac to share performance royalties from songs played on the radio, the company said Wednesday.
The agreement to let the performers collect revenue from plays...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Tom Bradley has not returned to coaching since his four-game term as Penn State's interim head coach ended after the 2012 TicketCity Bowl in Dallas. Instead, the long-time Penn State assistant and defensive coordinator moved into the radio broadcast...