The Broadcasters Podcast

King Of Podcasts

The Broadcasters Podcast talks about everything Entertainment and Media. We follow the digital disruption and its impact on movies, TV, Music and Radio and how corporate influence, PC Culture, and how other social and cultural obstacles help or hurt the creativity in all projects in front and behind the scenes.

Our host is a media watchdog with decades of various media experience observing every part of the media we consume today from the TV we watch on cable or online, the music we listen to on the radio or via streaming and the way we read the news, sports, and entertainment online.

Hosted by the @kingofpodcasts.

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From Kanye West to Billy Eichner: October Begins with Outrage and Ostracization (ep.247)
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From Kanye West to Billy Eichner: October Begins with Outrage and Ostracization (ep.247)
Bros, Super Mario Bros, White Lives Matter, and Dahmer are just a handful of the buzzwords triggering Hollywood and mainstream entertainment. KOP looks into some of the outrage and ostracization that is occurring. Kanye West Says His ‘White Lives Matter’ T-Shirt Drew Threat of Physical Violence (Video) Kanye West Says ‘White Lives Matter’ Shirts Inspired By His ‘Connection To God’After days of criticism over his Paris Fashion Week antics, West found a sympathetic ear in Fox News’s Tucker Carlson on Thursday. to Chris Pratt’s Mario Voice in ‘Super Mario Bros. Movie’ Trailer Range From ‘Slightly Racist’ to ‘Normal Speaking Voice’ ‘Dahmer’ Justify Netflix’s Monster Deal With Ryan Murphy? ‘Bros’ Decoded: Why You Shouldn’t Read Too Much Into the Gay Rom-Com’s Weak Box Office endless choice, but you’re not listening’: fans quitting Spotify to save their love of music Survey: Inside the Growing Demographic Divide Across Media Platforms Can't Believe You Get Paid To Play Your Favorite Songs On The Radio" - A TikTok's Worth 1,000 Words - As Gen Z Puts Its Stamp On Media, Audio Holds Up Better Than Other Traditional Outlets. KOP for professional podcast production, imaging, and web design services at  KOP by subscribing to his YouTube channel and search for King Of PodcastsFollow KOP on Twitter or Facebook @kingofpodcastsListen to KOP’s other programs, Depraved and Debaucherous… and the Wrestling is Real Wrestling Podcast.
From Kanye West to Billy Eichner: October Begins with Outrage and Ostracization (ep.247)
Today
From Kanye West to Billy Eichner: October Begins with Outrage and Ostracization (ep.247)
Bros, Super Mario Bros, White Lives Matter, and Dahmer are just a handful of the buzzwords triggering Hollywood and mainstream entertainment. KOP looks into some of the outrage and ostracization that is occurring. Kanye West Says His ‘White Lives Matter’ T-Shirt Drew Threat of Physical Violence (Video) Kanye West Says ‘White Lives Matter’ Shirts Inspired By His ‘Connection To God’After days of criticism over his Paris Fashion Week antics, West found a sympathetic ear in Fox News’s Tucker Carlson on Thursday. to Chris Pratt’s Mario Voice in ‘Super Mario Bros. Movie’ Trailer Range From ‘Slightly Racist’ to ‘Normal Speaking Voice’ ‘Dahmer’ Justify Netflix’s Monster Deal With Ryan Murphy? ‘Bros’ Decoded: Why You Shouldn’t Read Too Much Into the Gay Rom-Com’s Weak Box Office endless choice, but you’re not listening’: fans quitting Spotify to save their love of music Survey: Inside the Growing Demographic Divide Across Media Platforms Can't Believe You Get Paid To Play Your Favorite Songs On The Radio" - A TikTok's Worth 1,000 Words - As Gen Z Puts Its Stamp On Media, Audio Holds Up Better Than Other Traditional Outlets. KOP for professional podcast production, imaging, and web design services at  KOP by subscribing to his YouTube channel and search for King Of PodcastsFollow KOP on Twitter or Facebook @kingofpodcastsListen to KOP’s other programs, Depraved and Debaucherous… and the Wrestling is Real Wrestling Podcast.
Losing Trust in Toxic TV and Movies and Seeking Sanctuary in Social Media and Streaming (ep.245)
Sep 23 2022
Losing Trust in Toxic TV and Movies and Seeking Sanctuary in Social Media and Streaming (ep.245)
The digital disruption continues to erode the traditional media model, in part of because of a growning lack of trust of any any corporate run media. Independent creators are the safe haven to growing audiences. KOP examines studies and stories validating that trend. UCLA Study Finds Teens Resoundingly Reject Aspirational Content On TV & Movies Readers Feel All Information Is 'Not To Be Trusted Or Taken At Face Value,' Study Finds @Reuters The Dark Side of News Consumption on Social Media trust in social platforms is falling, according to our new study How News Feels: Anticipated Anxiety as a Factor in News Avoidance and a Barrier to Political Engagement M&A Appetite Spells Bad News for Digital Media A painful halt: If you work in film and TV, get ready for layoffA multiyear boom in film and TV production, driven by media firms racing to sign up subscribers for their new streaming services, has come to a painful halt Have Potential to Be a Game Changer for Spotify General, Generalizing About Generations Is Generically Common To Baby Boomers - Adnan Syed, Serial, and justice Luminate Partners With Mediabase for Radio Tracking Data Is Just Radio Now are apparently using Spotify’s video podcast tool to illegally pirate movies Podcasting 2.0 Will Bring Bitcoin To The Masses Contact KOP for professional podcast production, imaging, and web design services at KOP by subscribing to his YouTube channel and search for King Of PodcastsFollow KOP on Twitter or Facebook @kingofpodcastsListen to KOP’s other programs, Depraved and Debaucherous… and the Wrestling is Real Wrestling Podcast.
The Trending Topics and Targets of Social Media Influencers and YouTubers (ep.243)
Sep 9 2022
The Trending Topics and Targets of Social Media Influencers and YouTubers (ep.243)
It's nearly impossible to keep up with all of the rising stars and ridiculed and controversial characters on YouTube and their clips spread across social media. KOP talks about the state of the streaming counterculture and the fascination with those championed and those on the brink of being censored and cancelled. Why is it more compelling when we can see them? banned by TikTok and others, Andrew Tate rode wave of online misogyny, says Northeastern expert Andrew Tate: Censorship conundrum issue with Andrew Tate Rogan Defends Andrew Tate's Overall Messaging After Social Media Ban Tate's been banned from social media. But his harmful content still reaches young men dismisses Logan Paul’s warnings over potential Andrew Tate fight “F*ck KSI,” Andrew Tate Lashes Out At KSI After He Celebrates His Social Media Ban On Twitter The un-cancellation of Sam Hyde @UnHerd is not social media. In fact, it marks the end of the social era ‘It’s the way the industry is going’: how YouTube is transforming podcasting Sang, the Ryan Seacrest of the Youth, Wants to Save Radio Greying Of Radio - Contact KOP for professional podcast production, imaging, and web design services at KOP by subscribing to his YouTube channel and search for King Of PodcastsFollow KOP on Twitter or Facebook @kingofpodcastsListen to KOP’s other programs, Depraved and Debaucherous… and the Wrestling is Real Wrestling Podcast.
Box Office Cupboard is Barren. Where Are The New Movie Releases? (ep.242)
Sep 2 2022
Box Office Cupboard is Barren. Where Are The New Movie Releases? (ep.242)
On the eve of National Cinema Day and a quiet Labor Day Weekend for the movies KOP looks at why the movie releases are coming in sluggish. Plus, music labels look forward to making more money from the streamers and eventually the radio stations. How to Fix Movie Theaters’ Supply Problem Without Any New Major Releases, Will ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’ Return to No. 1 at Box Office? From ‘Batgirl’ Fallout to Rebooting ‘Superman’: All the Landmines Facing the Next DC Chief of 2022 VMAs on Why They Think the Ratings Ticked Up This Year: ‘All the Stars Aligned’ Spotify, Apple and Other Streamers Set Royalty Rates With Music Publishers Through 2027 Broadcasters Hit Milestone In Battle Against Royalty, But Music Industry Vows To Fight On. of House Co-sponsoring Local Radio Freedom Act Claims Milestone Support for Local Radio Freedom Act is the real media unicorn, says iHeartMedia's Bob Pittman Reveal The Plusses And Minuses Of Podcast Listening. Next Frontier? Reaching 'The Next Billion Listeners.’ is increasingly eyeing YouTube as its biggest threat in podcasting after the video platform became a podcasting juggernaut without even trying Debuts Feature That Will Sell Podcasts And Radio Content As NFTs. KOP for professional podcast production, imaging, and web design services at KOP by subscribing to his YouTube channel and search for King Of PodcastsFollow KOP on Twitter or Facebook @kingofpodcastsListen to KOP’s other programs, Depraved and Debaucherous… and the Wrestling is Real Wrestling Podcast.
The DCEU Debacle Drags on While Streaming Prices Are Soaring (ep.239)
Aug 12 2022
The DCEU Debacle Drags on While Streaming Prices Are Soaring (ep.239)
First Batgirl, then what's next? The Flash? Peacemaker? Joker 2? We look at the corporate decisions being made from cutting content to cost hikes. KOP breaks it down.Inside the Confusing State of DC, From Huge ‘Joker 2’ Paydays to the Search for Their Kevin Feige The Batman 2 Gets Disappointing Development Update When Warner Bros. Discovery canceled the release of #Batgirl, it was a shocking move to many. But there are other movies and TV shows that have likewise gained infamy due to never seeing the light of day: Revealed About Batgirl's Canceled Story Warner Bros. Weighing Fate of ‘The Flash’ as Its Ezra Miller Problem Grows Where Are All the Blockbusters? Movie Theaters Brace for Slowdown After Bustling Summer Street Mulls Pros & Cons Of Streaming Price Hikes As Disney Earnings Boost Stock surprise: New analysis blames Netflix subscriber exodus on price hike Others Targeted In Bill For 'A New Streaming Royalty' Live Nation Reports Highest Quarterly Concert Attendance Ever Axios Sold to Cox Enterprises in $525 Million Deal Lawmaker Takes Aim At iHeartMedia, Cumulus Following Strong Q2 2022 Earnings Reports: ‘Greedy Broadcasters Are Brazenly Showing Their Hypocrisy’ Radio, Is Gen Z The Iceberg...Or The Opportunity? - Sheds Light On Podcasts Listening Times Research: Half Of Podcast Listening Is Done Before Two PM. KOP for professional podcast production, imaging, and web design services at KOP by subscribing to his YouTube channel and search for King Of PodcastsFollow KOP on Twitter or Facebook @kingofpodcastsListen to KOP’s other programs, Depraved and Debaucherous… and the Wrestling is Real Wrestling Podcast.
Batgirl Movie Goes Into Hiding... HBO Max and Discovery Become a New Dynamic Duo (ep.238)
Aug 5 2022
Batgirl Movie Goes Into Hiding... HBO Max and Discovery Become a New Dynamic Duo (ep.238)
Leslie Grace's portrayal of Batgirl get shelved as part of a typical corporate decision to cost cut following a merger. KOP breaks down the timeline of changes and what it means for the future of HBO Max and the DCEU as a whole. ‘Batgirl’ Film Axed by Warner Bros., Won’t Be Released on Any Platform Directors ‘Saddened and Shocked’ After Warner Bros. Killed the Film: ‘We Still Can’t Believe It’ and ‘Scoob!: Holiday Haunt’ Scrapped at Warner Bros. Amid Cost-Savings Push Leslie Grace Deserves More Than a Canceled 'Batgirl' Movie Star Leslie Grace Responds After Film Is Shelved, Calls Herself “My Own Damn Hero” Max, Discovery+ to Merge Into Single Streaming Platform Starting in Summer 2023 Warner Bros. Discovery Shares Slide 12% After Earnings Debut – Update Creatives Furious at HBO Max Upheaval: ‘This Isn’t Just About a Few Movies’ Is on Fire Around HBO Max's Future, Planned Layoffs in Major Streaming Shake-Up Dish: What’s Behind The ‘Batgirl’ & ‘Scoob!’ Discard? David Zaslav’s Abject Rejection Of Jason Kilar’s HBO Max Strategy Streaming Platforms Are Getting Into Distribution 44A Different View of Today’s Top Hits KOP for professional podcast production, imaging, and web design services at  KOP by subscribing to his YouTube channel and search for King Of PodcastsFollow KOP on Twitter or Facebook @kingofpodcastsListen to KOP’s other programs, Depraved and Debaucherous… and the Wrestling is Real Wrestling Podcast.
The Revival of Comic-Con, Retroactive Editing and Royalties for Rightsholders (ep.237)
Jul 29 2022
The Revival of Comic-Con, Retroactive Editing and Royalties for Rightsholders (ep.237)
Comic-Con makes a big comeback, regaining status as key studio marketing launchpad. Netflix is retroactively editing Stranger Things? Plus, more royalties for rightsholders. KOP breaks it down. After Absence, Comic-Con Regains Status as Key Studio Marketing LaunchpadMarvel Studios, 'Lord of the Rings' and a supersized Dwayne Johnson appearance showed the Con is still seen as a must-attend event: "We have to earn the right to have fans engage with us." retroactively editing Stranger Things is the beginning of a dangerous TV trend will now directly share a proportion of ad revenue with music rightsholders for UGC videos. Your move, TikTok… For the Record: Who’s Afraid of User-Centric Royalties? via @billboard Pioneering The Podcast: ‘WTF With Marc Maron’ Celebrates 13 Years With A New Partnership With Acast How iHeartMedia Is Bringing Podcasts To The Metaverse (And The Metaverse To Podcasts) Proposed Senate Bill Would Permit TV, Radio Marijuana Ads In Legal States: The standalone bill would block the FCC from denying or otherwise penalizing broadcast stations that allow marijuana-related... Contact KOP for professional podcast production, imaging, and web design services at KOP by subscribing to his YouTube channel and search for King Of PodcastsFollow KOP on Twitter or Facebook @kingofpodcastsListen to KOP’s other programs, Depraved and Debaucherous… and the Wrestling is Real Wrestling Podcast.
How Streaming and Movie Soundtracks Give Legacy Artists a Chart Resurgence (ep.236)
Jul 22 2022
How Streaming and Movie Soundtracks Give Legacy Artists a Chart Resurgence (ep.236)
Stranger Things did for Kate Bush and Metallica what Thor: Love and Thunder did for Guns and Roses. KOP looks at the trend and the viral probability going forward.Want a Kate Bush Moment For Your Song? Here’s the Recipe Guns N' Roses Rocked Song Charts – Is It Because of 'Thor: Love and Thunder'? Trending Up: ‘Thor’ Looks Less Than Mighty With Guns N’ Roses Synchs, Ruth B’s ‘Dandelions’ Grows & A Surprise ‘Minions’ Breakout Hit TV rewatch podcasts are a ‘push towards nostalgia’, iHeartMedia CEO says Where The Big Money Is Going In This Year’s Mid-Term Elections. a third of new subscribers to news publications cancel in the first 24 hours via @NiemanLab Analysis | Let’s look at trust in the news media and ‘equal’ coverage Chief Says Traditional Cable Network Will Remain Despite Direct-to-Consumer Trend TikTok to Add Content Ratings on Videos With ‘Overtly Mature Themes’ Nielsen: Streaming Accounts for More Than One-Third of TV Viewing Many Podcast Listeners Also Tune To Radio? New Survey Says Most Do. End of Ownership: Why the Battle Over Paying TV Creatives Is Only Getting Crazier KOP for professional podcast production, imaging, and web design services at KOP by subscribing to his YouTube channel and search for King Of PodcastsFollow KOP on Twitter or Facebook @kingofpodcastsListen to KOP’s other programs, Depraved and Debaucherous… and the Wrestling is Real Wrestling Podcast.
How Drake and Beyonce' Have Ushered in A New Decade of Dance (ep.232)
Jun 24 2022
How Drake and Beyonce' Have Ushered in A New Decade of Dance (ep.232)
Drake releases Honestly, Nevermind and Beyonce' follows up with a single "Break My Soul" leading up to her forthcoming album "Renaissance" coming out in July. KOP chronicles this urban-led dance crusade. Why Drake (and Beyoncé!) Would Like You to Dance Right Now Drake and the revival of 90s house music Dance Artists on Drake’s ‘Honestly, Nevermind’ That You Need to Know Drake as romantically wronged rapper. In: Drake as romantically wronged house diva Will Beyoncé’s “Break My Soul” usher in a new era of dance music?Anchored by an unstoppable house beat, Beyoncé’s new song is a readymade soundtrack to a big night out. Amid a rash of cheesy samples, is UK rap running out of ideas? & Drake Collide on the Dance Floor: Breaking Down the Surprise A-List Releases to the Summer of Dancing and Darkness: Beyoncé and Drake are turning to house music to encourage listeners to let loose. But are we ready to submit? Staples And Joe Budden Talk How Drake’s Dance Album May Mark Rap Music’s End Irv Gotti Says ‘Honestly, Nevermind’ Puts Hip-Hop In Peril, Says He’s Looking For A “New DMX” Camp Defends Drake Dance Wave Against Irv Gotti's 'Demise of Rap' Rant Nevermind" review: Drake hits the dance floor — but does he really move the needle? and BMI hit out at US radio industry plan to force combined rate court hearing KOP for professional podcast production, imaging, and web design services at KOP by subscribing to his YouTube channel and search for King Of PodcastsFollow KOP on Twitter or Facebook @kingofpodcastsListen to KOP’s other programs, Depraved and Debaucherous… and the Wrestling is Real Wrestling Podcast.