The Radio Equalizer: Brian Maloney

14 July 2007

Howie Carr Vs Entercom Boston Lawsuit, Talk Radio


In Carr Suit, Both Sides Taking Big Risks

Will longtime Boston talker Howie Carr win his contentious lawsuit against current employer Entercom Boston? The highly- rated WRKO host is hoping to bolt to a crosstown rival after the company blew him off at contract renegotiation time.

It's been a wild week in Boston, with headline- generating action, drama and harsh words exchanged. Who will win?

That's hard to guess, but at SaveWRKO, we've taken a stab at reading the tea leaves as they now stand. See the piece here.

SAVE Internet radio: it's nearly too late! The latest: a possible delay?

Your Amazon orders that begin with clicks here, regardless of what you ultimately purchase, help to further this site's efforts.

Or, if you would prefer, please contribute at the Honor System box in the upper right corner. Thanks again!

Technorati tags:


  • Scott Fybush's NorthEast Radio Watch
    notes that Howie is WRKO's biggest draw moneywise and losing him would be a disaster. Here they are spending big bucks for the Red Sox to help
    boost WRKO's ratings and ad money and what do they do? They hire Felon
    Finneran and apparently will LOSE
    Howie (who also makes $ through
    syndication) to rival Greater Media
    (who nearly wound up with Sox
    rights for their WBOS but shied

    By Blogger raccoonradio, at 16 July, 2007 03:21  

Post a Comment

<< Home

Page Rank Checker

Powered by Blogger