Industry News Bits 7-30-20
President & CEO of Spotify’s ReZurrection Radio Jim Epperlein checks in with HisAir. Jim says, “We’ve recently expanded our Christian music library on “ReZ Pop HitZ From Today & YeZterday” to more than 1500 favorites and counting! Very soon we’ll exceed 2,000 tracks which means fewer repeats and much more variety than any other CCM station in America! Please listen and celebrate with us as we continue to grow this FREE and unprecedented Christian music format of hits from the 60s through today! Check out ReZ Radio HERE.
And Jim invites all Christian Radio & Records industry to join the ReZurrection Radio FB Group.
Don’t miss the latest Dunham+Company blog titled “Do I Really Need A Brand Strategy” by Chief Strategist Branding+Marketing Elizabeth West. Read it HERE.
A new online Gospel Hip Hop and Urban Christian Radio Station has been launched by Charles (DJ Charlie Washed) Washington. The Station is called “Bump Fm” and can be heard online and various platforms including Online Radio Box, Nobex Radio, Alexa Enabled Devices Via Simple Radio/Streema. Bump Fm stands for Broadcasting Urban Music Praise.
The format will feature Christian Hip Hop and Urban Gospel Hits throughout the day such as Lecrae, Bizzle, KB, NF, and Kingdom Muzic’s Bryan Trejo. There will also be other shows that spotlight, up and coming Christian artists and local Talent. Listen to Bump Fm at. Www.bumpfm.com.
KEZP/Alexandria, LA (The Bridge 104.3) has named Doug Gann, General Manager of the Stephens Media Group cluster.
WHAL/Memphis (95.7 Hallelujah FM) is partnering with the Memphis Grizzlies and American Red Cross to encourage basketball fans to donate blood July 31
Eligible blood donors are invited to roll up a sleeve before the matchup between the Grizzlies and the Portland Trail Blazers in downtown Memphis. All presenting donors will be entered into a drawing to win one of two (2) team autographed basketballs.