Radio & Television

Holmes stays home at HGTV

TORONTO – Having recently lost a couple of its stars, HGTV today made sure Mike Holmes, host of its popular series Holmes on Homes, wasn’t going anywhere. The Alliance Atlantis-owned... Continue Reading

Bad Seed, says CBSC

OTTAWA – A horror movie promo was too violent for the pre-watershed hours the Canadian Broadcast Standards Council ruled this morning. The decision concerns an advertisement for the feature horror... Continue Reading

Metro Morning joins podcast world

TORONTO - CBC Radio One 99.1 is the latest Canadian radio station to compress its programming into a podcast. The popular Toronto morning show, Metro Morning, will be available to... Continue Reading

MTVs become Razer and PunchMuch

TORONTO – On June 30th, MTV Canada and MTV2 will disappear, replaced by Razer and PunchMuch. The youth lifestyle and pop music video channels complement and expand CHUM’s established roster... Continue Reading

Radio’s ROI the best

NEW YORK – No, it’s not a new royal-themed French radio station, Radio’s ROI Advantage is a U.S. study that says spending on radio advertising is better than spending on... Continue Reading

ATN will launch Bangla Television

TORONTO - Asian Television Network International said it will bring ATN Bangla to Canada, a general interest channel out of Bangladesh. ATN Bangla is a popular independent general interest satellite... Continue Reading

Dome adds second HD mobile

TORONTO – Facing rapidly increasing demand, Dome Productions announced this week it has added a second high definition production truck to its fleet. The Rogers Communications/CTV Inc. co-owned company unveiled... Continue Reading