In this week’s issue… What’s new from the Radio Show – iHeart moves NYC talent – North Country station sale – Remembering McNaughton, Zelnick

By SCOTT FYBUSH

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*We’re back home from this year’s Radio Show in Dallas, and if we had to come up with a one-word description of what we noticed this time around, the word would be “realistic.”

No, not the old Radio Shack capital-R brand name from just down the road in Fort Worth (though we enjoyed seeing the “Tandy Corp. Studio” plaque when we visited public radio KERA, one of many Texas tours you’ll see soon on Site of the Week) – our takeaway from the events at the Hilton Anatole was a lower-case “r” realism about the state of the industry as we head into the 2020s.

Read on for some thoughts – and the rest of the week’s news…

OK, so we’ve had Black Friday. We’ve had Small Business Saturday. There’s no consensus yet about what Sunday is, but it should be something.
And since we don’t just have a Cyber Monday, we have a Cyber Week, we’re starting early.

So…happy Cyber Sunday! And Monday, and Tuesday, and every day of this week.

For the whole week, you can take $5 off your entire purchase.

Of course that includes the brand-new Radio Historian’s calendar, celebrating a century of broadcasting. It also includes the Tower Calendar. And books. And pens. And beautiful, beautiful prints.

Just enter “cyberweek” in the coupon code field at checkout, and you’re good to go!

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