Organization: iHeartMedia

Organization: iHeartMedia
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Looming Giants and Narrative Control

You might have heard that iHeartMedia, the bankruptcy-fighting broadcast radio giant and podcast upstart, is preparing for a possible IPO in a bid to raise funds to continue paying off its debts. The New York Times report on the matter kicked off with this big lede: “Is there room for radio in the age of […]

April 9, 2019
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Report: iHeartMedia Prepares for IPO

The move comes as the radio giant fights its way out of bankruptcy.

April 4, 2019
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Report: Liberty Media angling to take control of iHeartMedia

The New York Post reports that Liberty Media is aiming to take control of iHeartMedia as soon as the financially-struggling radio giant (which recently acquired Stuff Media for $55 million) crawls out of bankruptcy early next year. Here’s the report. iHeartMedia had been struggling with a $20 billion debt burden over the years due to […]

December 6, 2018
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Apple “exploring” iHeartMedia investment

This was certainly an unexpected development: The Financial Times reported yesterday that Apple is apparently “exploring” an investment into iHeartMedia, the financially struggling US radio giant that’s trying a whole lot of things to engineer a way out of its bankruptcy.

November 2, 2018
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Shiny, Shiny Awards

iHeartMedia announced this week that they are starting their very own awards ceremony.

October 26, 2018
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Headspin: Panoply, iHeartMedia-HowStuffWorks, Weisberg-Gladwell

Been quite the week, hasn’t it? In case you missed it: last Wednesday, Panoply announced that it was getting out of the content business and, as a result, would be letting go of its entire editorial division — putting more than a few good products out of a job — in favor of focusing solely […]

September 18, 2018
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iHeartMedia buys Stuff Media, parent company of HowStuffWorks

Another big shakeup in the span of a few weeks.

September 13, 2018
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HowStuffWorks and Tenderfoot are getting in bed with iHeartMedia for season 2 of Altanta Monster.

September 6, 2018