Tag Archives: FMQB

FMQB Lists Most-Spun Bands At Metal Radio

Posted by on December 10, 2009

The words “metal radio” almost seem like a contradiction in 2009, but there’s still heavy music to be found for those that look. Radio industry trade magazine FMQB (or Friday Morning Quarterback) has been tracking what’s getting spun on college radio, metal commercial specialty (aka, one hour new music shows, usually on Sunday nights), and […]

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Surprise! Radio Still Dominates Listenership

Posted by on December 2, 2009

I know everyone is telling you radio is dead, and the iPod and online radio and blah blah, but believe it or not, a shitload of people still listen to terrestrial radio. Overwhelmingly so. A Nielsen study shows that 77 percent of adults are reached by AM/FM radio on a daily basis, while the Internet […]

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Alice In Chains Interviewed By Metallica

Posted by on September 8, 2009

Alice In Chains was interviewed by James Hetfield and Lars Ulrich of Metallica for a radio broadcast special called Inside Alice In Chains: Black Gives Way To Blue. The FMQB Production broadcast will air on radio stations across the country starting September 25.

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Metal By Numbers 4/29 – Italy, Cleveland Debut High

Posted by on April 29, 2009

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top sellers of the week as well as what’s getting played at Metal radio courtesy of radio trade magazine FMQB, whose metal panel consists of about 80 college and commercial stations that have metal shows, as well as SiriusXM, Music Choice, and […]

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