Afternoon Sports Radio Battle Heats Up In New York.

Two months post-Mike Francesa and the afternoon sports talk battle is heating up this long, cold winter in New York. With the release of Nielsen’s February PPMs ratings, “The Michael Kay Show” on “ESPN NY 98.7” posted gains on the “The Afternoon Drive with Carlin, Bart and Maggie”— Francesa’s replacement on Entercom sports “The Fan” WFAN-AM/FM (660/101.9).

WFAN’s strong January showing didn’t survive the post-football blues of February in the Big Apple. While still besting WEPN 6+ with a 2.4,
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Live Vs. On-Demand: Study Reveals Demo Differences.

New research reveals for the first time ever the demographic differences in listeners who tune into radio shows on-air vs. those who catch them on-demand. Westwood One and Nielsen collaborated on a custom study to measure the audiences for local on-demand content from Cumulus Media stations and national on-demand content from Westwood One. Using the […]
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Why we did what we did: Behind the #reshuffle5FM

When changes are made to radio shows it is often hard for anyone other than those at the proverbial coalface to understand. So we thought we’d elucidate in five (yes we love the number 5) key statements here. Why? Because we do what we do for you, the 5FM community. Why Roger Goode took breakfast […]
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