Articles Tagged ‘iHeartRadio’

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Bell Media merges country radio brands

The re-branding will see a new name and look given to 13 local stations across the country.

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Virgin Radio taps 25 to 54 with new morning show

Bell Media has tapped longtime Rogers host Jax Irwin for the revamped show, and is looking to grow the 25 to 54 demo.

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ICYMI: New radio, TV programming comes to Canada

Plus, Facebook has expanded its third-party fact-checking program to include photo and video.

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Bell Media banks on podcasts as it expands distribution

With the company’s podcasts now on Spotify, Rob Farina tells MiC it’s time to look at the potential of podcasts becoming a serious revenue driver.

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ICYMI: Facebook adds AR games, APTN unveils fall lineup

Plus, the iHeartRadio MMVAs performer lineup expands.

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iHeartRadio partners with the Boots and Hearts fest

Boots and Hearts Radio will feature country music favourites performing at the August festival.

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What iHeartMedia’s Chapter 11 filing means for Canada

Bell Media’s licensed brand continues unabated by the debt problems plaguing IHeartMedia.

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Rob Farina: Radio’s opportunities amid change

As the audio industry welcomes new formats and competitors, the head of iHeartRadio’s strategy in Canada says it’s only making things better.

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iHeart on-boards nearly 1,000 new radio stations

Stations across multiple genres and regions now get access to the service’s 1.8 million Canadian users.

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iHeartRadio names new content, marketing lead

Taylor Jukes takes on a new role overseeing marketing and original content.

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ICYMI: CTV partners with iHeartRadio for The Launch

Plus, Santa Claus Parade marks seven years on CTV and Creative Artist Agency launches new studio.

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ICYMI: Bell Media kicks off French Open coverage; The CBC gets hip again

TSN will kick off the summer with 500 hours of tennis content, while CBC will do so with a re-broadcast of The Tragically Hip’s final show.

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Rob Farina takes on expanded role at Bell Media

The radio business veteran will take on a new title and new(-ish) duties as the media company aims to embrace the complementary nature of traditional radio and digital services.

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Rob Farina upped to head of iHeartRadio at Bell Media

The music and radio business veteran will expand his roles as head of the music streaming app, aiming to increase its subscriber base in Canada.

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Bell Media takes a new angle for Fantastic Beasts

The newest film based on J.K. Rowling’s work will be promoted in Canada through new platforms, including Snapchat, iHeartRadio and Much Digital Studios.