Current Issue:



CURRENT ISSUE
On The Cover:
Bob Pittman & Richard Bressler





Click here to subscribe to Radio Ink.






Radio Ink Writers


















User Feedback

Dickey: "We Don't See a Business Model For Streaming."



Add a Comment

(1/8/2014 9:59:54 PM)   Flag as inappropriate content
agjNad Im obliged for the article post.Much thanks again. Keep writing.
- NY
(12/15/2013 5:29:01 AM)   Flag as inappropriate content
tsfDvN I really like and appreciate your post. Want more.
- NY
(11/17/2013 6:46:54 PM)   Flag as inappropriate content
Pwq10Q Im grateful for the blog.
- NY
(10/24/2013 7:37:10 PM)   Flag as inappropriate content
IxaEI7 Thanks so much for the article post. Keep writing.
- NY
(2/11/2013 12:51:50 AM)   Flag as inappropriate content
There is absolutely non"shift from political talk" going on, as Dickey claims. There is, however, a(ratings) shift from political talk on Cumulus stations like KGO...because Dickey and Cumulus fired the local (high-priced) talent and dumbed down the station with second-tier syndicated talk that local listeners could care less about. That is the problem with owners like Dickey- an obnoxious attitude of entitlement, and no clue how to run major market stations.
- Bob
(2/10/2013 9:56:10 PM)   Flag as inappropriate content
The only benefit of streaming that I can conjure up is that it allows other broadcasters around the country to verify how music radio has become a "one-size-fits-all"and a vacuous, vanilla enterprise.
- Ronald T. Robinson
(2/8/2013 9:26:17 AM)   Flag as inappropriate content
I do agree with Mr. Dickey when he says, ""we don't yet see a business model behind streaming."

Am I to conclude that Mr. Dickey has concluded that there is no financial future for streaming radio due to no current model ?

Or am I to understand that Mr. Dickey recognizes this void in streaming and plans to actually do what he is hired there to do and BUILD and implement the model ?

I hope it's the latter.

I am amazed but thankful that the brains behind the corporate machines such as Mr. Dickey haven't figured out how to make money streaming online because I sure have.

And I solved Mr. Dickey's excuse of "the consumer is shifting to mobile and mobile is good at search and commerce."

The consumer has already shifted to moblie and mobile is great for audio listening in addition to "search and commerce."

With all due respect, Mr. Dickey seems out of touch with internet radio and doesn't see seem to see the potential.



- Nick Cole

  Next ->

Add a Comment

Images From Forecast 2015
November 19, 2014 in New York. Click anywhere on an image to advance to the next.

Get the flash player here: http://www.adobe.com/flashplayer



 
Advertisements

Advertisements