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CMW President Neill Dixon set to retire

Canadian Music Week (CMW) President Neill Dixon has announced he's retiring after 42 years. Dixon, 78, made the announcement at the opening of this year's...

Canadians now averaging 8.2 podcast episodes per week, says Triton report

Triton Digital has released its second Canadian Podcast Trends Report offering a snapshot of the podcast listener, top genres, downloads, and debuts. The report considered...

Numeris 2024 spring radio diary ratings for Ottawa, Winnipeg, Halifax, Quebec City & Victoria

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Radio & Podcast News – Rogers Sports & Media to shutter Pacific Content

Rogers Sports & Media is shutting down Pacific Content, its branded podcast division. Founded in 2014 by CBC Radio and CBC Music alumni Steve...

Legendary personality and programmer Bob Mackowycz, Sr. has died

Legendary broadcaster and radio programmer Bob Mackowycz, Sr. passed away Wednesday morning. He was 75. Mackowycz is arguably best known for his time at Toronto’s...

Rogers Sports & Media to shutter Pacific Content

Rogers Sports & Media is shutting down Pacific Content, its branded podcast division. Founded in 2014 by CBC Radio and CBC Music alumni Steve Pratt...

Radiodays North America announces 2024 award recipients

Radiodays North America has unveiled this year's award recipients, set to be recognized during Canadian Music Week (CMW). The first annual Pat Grierson Sales Person...

Radio & Podcast News – ‘The Current’ makes International Women’s Podcast Awards shortlist

CBC Radio’s The Current has made the 2024 International Women's Podcast Awards shortlist. The Current: The Next War, produced by freelancer Sarah Lawrynuik and...

Soundwave Summit to showcase Canada’s indie podcast scene

A group of independent podcast producers have come together to stage the inaugural Soundwave Summit, following Radiodays North America, on June 6. Founded by Michael...

Radio & Podcast News – ELMNT FM stations in jeopardy without support

First Peoples Radio (FPR), which operates Indigenous not-for-profit stations ELMNT FM in Toronto (CFPT-FM) and Ottawa (CFPO-FM), says their future is in jeopardy without...

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