Entries by Momentum Media Networks

Richard Conlon of SoundExchange on the future of music licensing for the podcast space – Broadcast Dialogue – The #Podcast

SoundExchange, the Washington, D.C.-based non-profit collective rights management organization, made waves a few weeks ago with the announcement that it’s collaborating with SourceAudio and Podcastmusic.com to make label and publisher-owned music available to the podcast industry. On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue – The Podcast, Richard Conlon, SoundExchange’s Chief Corporate Development Officer, in his first-ever […]

Broadcast Dialogue – The #Podcast: Troy McCallum on keeping Classic Hits radio fresh

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue – The Podcast, Troy McCallum, program director of Toronto’s boom 97.3 (CHBM-FM). McCallum joins us to talk about the challenges of keeping the Classic Hits format fresh, his incessant search for the next big idea, and the station’s new web series “The First Time.”  Subscribe Now – Free! Broadcast […]

Broadcast Dialogue – The #Podcast: CKNW NewsTalk 980 celebrates 75 years feat. alumni Bill Good, George Garrett, Shirley Stocker & more

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue – The Podcast, conversations with CKNW NewsTalk 980 alumni Bill Good, Shirley Stocker, George Garrett, Barb Welsh, Jordan Armstrong and Corus National AM director Larry Gifford on the legacy of the Vancouver heritage station as it celebrates its 75th Anniversary. Subscribe Now – Free! Broadcast Dialogue has been required […]

Broadcast Dialogue – The #Podcast: Kevin Newman on pivoting to podcasting

Kevin Newman is the latest broadcaster to announce a move into the podcast space. Arguably one of the most successful broadcasters Canada has ever produced, Newman revealed last week he’s stepping away from CTV’s flagship investigative program W5 to host Attention Control — a new podcast for iHeartRadio that will focus on technology and democracy. […]

Broadcast Dialogue – The #Podcast: Golden West Broadcasting CEO Elmer Hildebrand

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue – The Podcast, Golden West Broadcasting CEO Elmer Hildebrand. The Canadian Association of Broadcasters’ Hall of Famer, who has now been in radio for more than six decades, talks about how Golden West Radio has weathered shifting consumer habits with its commitment to local news and information. Subscribe Now […]

Shawn Smith is the Valuegraphics Ambassador to the Broadcast Media Sector

Shawn Smith from Broadcast Dialogue and Momentum Media Marketing knows a thing or two about the media. We sat down to talk about how leveraging what radio and TV stations know about demographics with some new understanding of audience values might just be the answer broadcasters are looking for. One of the most effective ways […]

Broadcast Dialogue – The #Podcast: Highlights from the Canadian Music & Broadcast Industry Awards

If you weren’t at the recent 2019 Canadian Music & Broadcast Industry Awards, among this year’s Hall of Fame inductees were longtime CJAY92 Calgary morning man Gerry Forbes, coast to coast rock radio legend Brother Jake Edwards – who currently helms mornings at TSN 1040 Vancouver, and legendary CKOI-FM Montreal music director Guy Brouillard. On […]

Gerry Forbes, Brother Jake Edwards, and Guy Brouillard inducted into Canadian Music and Broadcast Industry Hall of Fame

Canadian Music Week (CMW) hosted the annual Canadian Music and Broadcast Industry Awards Gala Thursday evening in Toronto, where 2019 Broadcast Industry Hall of Fame inductees Guy Brouillard, longtime music director at Montreal’s CKOI; Gerry Forbes, who recently retired as the longtime morning man at CJAY 92 Calgary; and coast-to-coast radio veteran Brother Jake Edwards of TSN 1040 […]

Podcast listening fuelled by sharing: Canadian Podcast Listener

With podcasters competing for their share of the audio space in an increasingly crowded landscape (there are now 700,000 podcasts available worldwide), findings from the Canadian Podcast Listener Survey 2018, indicate that sharing is key. The survey, from Audience Insights Inc. and Ulster Media with support from TPX, found nearly two-thirds (65%) of monthly podcast listeners […]

Nielsen to add 200 new Canadian stations to BDSradio metrics platform

Nielsen Music has extended its relationship with SOCAN (Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada) to remain the exclusive provider of detailed radio airplay data from more than 500 Canadian stations. As part of the deal, Nielsen has increased coverage by adding 200 new stations to its BDSradio metrics platform. The data analytics […]