| Jun 25, 2014
| 1:37 PM
Like the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, it's a mystery as to what happened to Amelia Earhart and her navigator Fred Noonan on July 2, 1937. Ric Gillespie talked about the research and theories regarding Earhart at two recent presentations,...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 4:30 AM
YouTube star Jenna Marbles will host a weekly pop-music show on SiriusXM, under a deal between Google's YouTube and the satellite radio service.
"The YouTube 15" will run on the SiriusXM Hits 1 channel and will feature the top emerging and breakout songs...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Casey Kasem, the resonant voice of Top 40 radio and a vocal fixture on cartoon programs for the past 40 years, has died, according to his daughter. He was 82.
Kasem died Sunday of Lewy body disease, a common form of progressive dementia. Daughter Kerri...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 4:22 AM
Before Canadian indie-pop duo Tegan and Sara released their most recent album last year, Sara Quin said “Heartthrob” was an attempt to broaden its sound and capture a more mainstream audience. Tegan and Sara With its ’80s-influenced,...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Why does anybody get into the online radio business?
Pandora is the king of all online music services, with 77 million active listeners at the end of last month. But even Pandora has struggled to turn a profit off its streams because the vast majority...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 6:09 PM
Robert "Bob" Francis Hastings, Sr., a radio actor who found his footing in television, notably for portraying "yes man" Lt. Elroy Carpenter on the popular sitcom "McHale's Navy," has died. He was 89.
Hastings died Monday at his Burbank home. He had...
| May 28, 2014
Margery Mayer Voutsas was a student at Senn High School in Chicago when she began her vocal studies under the tutelage of noted voice teacher and children's opera director Zerlina Muhlmann Metzger.
By 18, she had won a Chicago high school singing...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 11:31 AM
His feet have left our ground and he’s at last reached the stars. Radio icon Casey Kasem died Sunday after a battle with Lewy body dementia.
As host of the “American Top 40” franchise, Kasem’s resonant voice beckoned millions...
| May 30, 2014
| 6:59 PM
He is best known as Happy Jack Burns, one of the area's polka kings and the ringmaster and music host on the Party Channel — WALN digital cable radio.
But Happy Jack, whose real name is John Burnatowski, knows his sports as well.
And as WALN...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 11:45 AM
Cary L. Pahigian has been named to succeed Ed Kiernan as general manager of radio stations WBAL-AM and WIYY-FM.
Kiernan is retiring after more than two decades at the helm of the Baltimore stations.
Here's part of the release from Hearst Television:...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 5:06 PM
Casey Kasem's family saga has taken its most bizarre turn yet: Kasem's wife Jean tossed a package of hamburger meat at the sickly radio personality's daughter, Kerri, whom he had from his first marriage.
Casey Kasem, 82, was transported by ambulance...