TITLE

NEW YORK, NEW YORK

AUTHOR(S)
Block, Valerie
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Crain's New York Business;10/10/2005, Vol. 21 Issue 41, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents information on the New York radio broadcasting industry. Viacom inc. wants the ability to move reporters and writers between its two all-news stations, raising the question of whether it's only a matter of time until WCBS-AM and 1010 WINS become one. In 1995, when Westinghouse bought CBS, the company vowed to keep the two all-news radio stations independent. The guild says the moves would result in both stations having the same news and point of view or even a format switch at one station. Roger Daltrey, legendary microphone-twirling lead singer of The Who, has had a more interesting life than most mortals. But so far, no New York publisher is willing to bet on the book the rock star wants to write about it.
ACCESSION #
18591063

 

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