Eight Years and Fearlessly Bold!

November 17th, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NEW YORK, NY November 17, 2016 – Sun Broadcast Group hit another milestone today as the company turns EIGHT YEARS OLD.  The national radio network, headquartered in New York City and Boca Raton is home of the popular Shazam for Radio, the NCAA Game of the Week with SportsUSA and Sun Latino, the largest … read more

RadioTraffic and Sun Broadcast Group Vote For Two More Years

November 10th, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NEW YORK, NY November 10, 2016, – Sun Broadcast Group and Dave Scott’s announced today that they have extended their network ad sales agreement. “We are very pleased with the trust that RadioTraffic continues to place in Sun Broadcast Group.” said Julio Aponte, Chief Operating Officer at Sun. “ This extension of our agreement with Dave … read more


November 1st, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NEW YORK, NY November, 3, 2016, – Even with the cooling temperatures, the Sun affiliate team stayed HOT this October adding over SIXTY stations to the SBG and Sun Latino families! The House of Hair with Dee Snider and The Daily House of Hair Cut welcome Townsquare Media’s KKNN-FM in Grand Junction, … read more


October 25th, 2016

[Inside Radio] Liberty Mutual Insurance is playing a game of cat and mouse with leading national radio advertiser GEICO. With the latter back on top based on over-the-air spots for the week of Oct. 17-23, the former is upping its game plan at radio…sort of. Known for its TV ads utilizing the Statue of Liberty … read more


October 21st, 2016

  [Inside Radio] As African-Americans, and particularly Millennials among them, continue to expand their influence on mainstream America, companies are working to reach this group with customized campaigns, as well as products and services to meet their specific needs. That’s good news for radio stations, as advertisers continue to address the demo. A new Nielsen … read more


October 17th, 2016

[Inside Radio] As any good on-air personality and radio exec knows, beyond airtime, the great behemoth that connects you with listeners and advertisers is social media. And more than ever, savvy stations are finding that the right social strategy is the best route to achieving the big goals—improving brand awareness, tapping access and ensuring engagement. … read more

U.S. Ad Spending Growing at Best Pace in Six Years, New Magna Global Forecast Says

October 13th, 2016

[AdAge] Magna expects 2016 to see the largest increase in United States ad spending in six years. The IPG Mediabrands‘ agency revised its forecast for the year on Wednesday, predicting ad revenue in the U.S. will grow to $179 billion, a 6.3% increase. In June, Magna had predicted a 6.2% jump in ad revenue. A … read more

Shazam Announces iMessage App

October 11th, 2016

Shazam has announced the launch of Shazam for iMessage. This new feature brings the magic of Shazam to users inside of iMessage. Within the experience, users can Shazam and share their results as messages with friends – without leaving the messaging screen. With Shazam for iMessage, listeners will be able to discover music playing around them … read more

Radio CMA Award Winners Announced

October 10th, 2016

Lon Helton, KKBQ in Houston, WUBE in Cincinnati, and KTTS in Springfield are among the winners that will be recognized at “The 50th Annual CMA Awards,” on November 2nd in Nashville. Here’s the complete list of who won. National Personality of the Year —“Country Countdown USA” (Lon Helton), Westwood One Major Market—“Chris Carr & Company” … read more

The DASH Is About To Get Even More Crowded

October 7th, 2016

[Radio Ink] The radio industry has pretty much come to the realization that 100% ownership of the automobile dashboard is ancient history. The challenge has turned to how radio competes with everything coming available to the consumer on that all-important real estate. This was a very hot topic at The Radio Show in Nashville last … read more