Sunday, May 15, 2005
Station Concert Building!
Station concerts are a major part of any radio marketing and promotion department today. The ratings, additional revenue and branding for a station at these events can be huge if done right. This week, lured.com founder, Sammy Simpson shares his thoughts on producing these events in the first lured podcast available for download by clicking the link below. Your feedback and ideas on this one are appreciated so we may use your suggestions for furture shows. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Station Concert Building podcast hosted by lured.com founder, Sammy Simpson (Clicking the link will visit a site which immediately starts a download of the show on your computer. - Be patient, it's 30 minutes and will take a few moments to completely download)
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Entertainment and Pop Culture Calendar
May 16th *CBS airs the finale of "Everybody Loves Raymond" starring Ray Romano. *Season finale of ABC's "The Bachelor" with Charlie O'Connell. *NBC announces their Fall TV Schedule. *Season finale of FOX's "Nanny 911."
May 17th *Season finale of ABC's "George Lopez Show" starring G-Lo. *Season finale of ABC's "My Wife & Kids" starring Damon Wayans. *Season finale of ABC's "According To Jim" starring Jim Belushi. *UPN debuts Britney Spears & Kevin Federline's tv series called "Britney & Kevin: Chaotic." *Academy of Country Music Awards. *ABC announces their Fall TV Schedule. *The WB announces their Fall TV Schedule. *Music releases due include-Chris Cornell and Audioslave's "Out Of Exile," System Of A Down's "Mesmerize" and Toby Keith's "Honkytonk University." *Season one of "Scrubs" is due on dvd. *Season four of "Seinfeld" is due on dvd. *Books due include-Morgan Spurlock's "Don't Eat This Book" and Michael Connelly's "The Closers." *Videos/DVDs due include-"Team America: World Police" starring Trey Parker & Matt Stone. *It's the return of PhotoStamps from Stamps.com.
May 18th *CBS announces their Fall TV Schedule. *Season finale of UPN's "America's Next Top Model" starring Tyra Banks. *Season finale of "King Of Queens" starring Kevin James & Leah Remini on CBS. *Season finale of FOX's "Stacked" starring Pam Anderson.
May 19th *FOX announces their Fall TV Schedule. *UPN announces their Fall TV Schedule. *FOX airs "American Idol: Best Of The Worst." *Season finale of NBC's "The Apprentice" with Donald Trump. *Maxim's Hot 100 issue is due. Eva Longoria is #1! *Season finale of NBC's "The Apprentice" with Donald Trump. *"CSI" season finale airs on CBS starring William Peterson & Marg Helgenberger. *Season finale of NBC's "ER" starring Noah Wyle. (Note: This is Noah Wyle's final "ER") *Season finale of FOX's "The O.C." starring Peter Gallagher. *Movie releases due include-"Star Wars Episode III: Revenge Of The Sith" starring Hayden Christianson.
May 20th *Daytime Emmy Awards. *CBS airs another Dr. Phil tv special. *ABC airs "The Muppets Wonderful World Of Oz" starring Ashanti. *PAX TV announces their Fall TV Schedule.
May 21st *CMT airs "Homecoming: Toby Keith."
May 22nd *Season finale of the HBO hit "Deadwood" starring Ian McShane. *Season finale of ABC's "Desperate Housewives" starring Teri Hatcher and all the lovely ladies.