The Virulent Criticism Over Velma Or Why Podcasting Is Not For Pretenders?

HBO Max Series Velma is getting views not because viewers enjoy the show, the same way we’re always curious to see a virtual trainwreck. Plus, podcasting during a recession is pushing out the pretenders and pushing back on big names and big contracts.

Even Velma and Daphne’s Queer Romance Can’t Save Mindy Kaling’s Scooby-Doo Prequel https://www.autostraddle.com/even-velma-and-daphnes-queer-romance-cant-save-mindy-kalings-scooby-doo-prequel/

Jinkies! ‘Velma’ Demand Surges 127% – a Critic-Defying Win for HBO Max
https://www.thewrap.com/top-shows-hbo-max-velma-netflix-wednesday/

Velma and the Case of the Condescending Reboot
https://www.vulture.com/article/velma-90s-show-night-court-tv-show-reboot-nostalgia.html

Adobe Launches Enhanced Speech: A Free AI Tool to Remove Background Noise and Improve Sound Quality https://www.marktechpost.com/2022/12/29/adobe-launches-enhanced-speech-a-free-ai-tool-to-remove-background-noise-and-improve-sound-quality/

Podcasting’s Recession Era: Dealmaking Gets More Selective in Slower Ad Market https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/business/business-news/podcast-deals-market-advertising-1235302513/

Triton Digital Releases Inaugural U.S. Year-End Podcast Report
https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20230124005800/en/Triton-Digital-Releases-Inaugural-U.S.-Year-End-Podcast-Report

Investment In Content Is Paying Off As Triton Says Podcast Downloads Grew 20% In 2022. https://www.insideradio.com/free/investment-in-content-is-paying-off-as-triton-says-podcast-downloads-grew-20-in-2022/article_15eeb16a-9d62-11ed-a963-93d20e53fda6.html?

Podcasting’s Growth Is A Having Spillover Effect On Radio, Industry Execs Say.
https://www.insideradio.com/free/podcasting-s-growth-is-a-having-spillover-effect-on-radio-industry-execs-say/article_3441aac6-9af8-11ed-9d8e-ff459341835e.html

How the Spotify layoffs impact its podcasting business
https://www.theverge.com/2023/1/24/23569956/spotify-layoff-podcast-ostroff-rogan

Podcast subscribers want more podcasts
https://www.theverge.com/2023/1/10/23548780/podcast-apple-amazon-spotify-hot-pod-summit-brooklyn-2023

New tool makes YouTube podcasting easier
https://www.thewrap.com/top-shows-hbo-max-velma-netflix-wednesday/

An Overview of the Hot Policy Topics in Music Licensing
https://www.broadcastlawblog.com/2023/01/articles/an-overview-of-the-hot-policy-topics-in-music-licensing/

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Public Radio Pledges to Promote New Music On The Radio

In a move that mirrors the Progressive radio stations at the start of FM radio, new music is getting a revival by the way of public radio. KOP looks into this phenomenon by an unexpected ally of music synonymous with sophisticated and refined talk radio.

Uncovering different ways to discover new music https://www.goldminemag.com/columns/uncovering-different-ways-to-discover-new-music

Music Radio: A Kingdom of Gold https://radioink.com/2022/01/11/music-radio-a-kingdom-of-gold/

Public Radio’s Winning Strategy: Music Discovery https://www.billboard.com/pro/public-radio-kexp-kutx-growing-audiences-new-music/
Glass Animals Heat Waves Why Aren’t There More Follow-Ups? https://radioinsight.com/blogs/247298/why-arent-there-more-follow-ups/

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How Big Media is Taking a Blood Bath While Online Content Creators Are Crushing It

Corporate Media is getting crushed by economic turmoil and the effects are being passed along to the detriment of their consumers. What are the online content creators getting right and how are they taking advantage of the digital disruption.

Stock market wiped $500 billion-plus from media sector this year — here’s what happens next https://finance.yahoo.com/news/media-stocks-lost-over-500-billion-in-value-this-year-heres-what-happens-next-114545901.html

Broadcasters Band Together To Create A Cross-Platform TV Measurement Standard https://www.adexchanger.com/tv-2/broadcasters-band-together-to-create-a-cross-platform-tv-measurement-standard/

The New Cancel Culture: Why Renewals, Greenlights, and Production Aren’t What They Used to Be https://www.indiewire.com/2023/01/hbo-max-cancellations-amc-david-zaslav-1234796933/

Box Office: As 2023 Begins, Worry and Fear Linger After a Topsy-Turvy Year for Moviegoing https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/movies/movie-news/box-office-2022-revenue-share-studio-1235291215/

Why Hollywood Has Turned to Video Games as Its Next IP Gold Mine | Charts https://www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/why-hollywood-turned-video-games-140000694.html

YouTube Releases 2022 Trending U.S. Videos, Creators: Technoblade, MrBeast Top Lists https://variety.com/2022/digital/news/youtube-2022-trending-videos-creators-technoblade-mrbeast-1235444060/

The Great Podcasting Market Correction
With hiring freezes, smaller upfront payments and fewer acquisitions, the podcast boom is feeling like a thing of the past
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2023-01-04/the-great-podcasting-market-correction
https://archive.ph/VrqTx#selection-3467.0-3473.124

This Could Be a Rough Year for the Podcast Industry https://www.vulture.com/article/podcast-industry-boom-problems-2023.html

Radio by the (FCC) Numbers https://www.radioworld.com/news-and-business/radio-by-the-fcc-numbers-2

When Audio Isn’t Enough – https://jacobsmedia.com/?p=71291

Format Report Card: AC’s Up, While CHR’s Down, Across The Board. https://www.insideradio.com/free/format-report-card-acs-up-while-chrs-down-across-the-board/article_a1750774-8b2a-11ed-905a-93f91f3896dd.html

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