Emmis Communications Corporation

  • Blogs

    January 16, 2009

    Meet Jeff Wilks, new owner of The Wolf, The Mix and KOOL 105

    Oh, how times have changed in the Denver radio market. Back in 2000, KXPK/96.5 FM, then known as the Peak, sold to Emmis Communications for $36 million -- a price tag that didn't seem outrageous at the time. Cut to December 2008, when CBS peddled three high-profile Denver FMs -- KWLI/92.5 FM (known ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2007
  • Music

    February 17, 2005

    The Hustler

    DJ Clinton Sparks has become a rising star by working harder than anyone else.

  • News

    August 5, 2004

    For Better or Curse

    An FCC crackdown has radio stations on high alert.

  • Music

    July 15, 2004

    Mobb Rules

    After six albums, Mobb Deep is still creating hell on earth.

  • Music

    November 20, 2003

    Fade to Black

    Jay-Z hosts a listening party for his latest opus, The Black Album.

  • Music

    February 13, 2003


    God's Son (Columbia)

  • News

    August 29, 2002

    Good Sex, Bad Sex

    An adult advertiser complains that explicit radio stations won't run his not-very-explicit commercials.

  • News

    March 21, 2002

    Help Not Wanted

    Thanks to voicetracking, radio stations need fewer DJs than ever before.

  • News

    February 28, 2002

    Interpreting the Signals

    Does the sale of five major Denver radio stations mean big changes, or more of the same?

  • News

    November 29, 2001

    Robo News

    Channel 7 readies a new computer system that makes the newspeople behind the scenes all but obsolete.

  • News

    September 13, 2001

    The Media Eye

    It never blinks -- even when we wish it would.

  • News

    May 24, 2001

    Parents Beware

    Jamie White is bringing her naughty talk to a station known for playing kiddie pop.

  • News

    January 11, 2001

    Bang for the Bucks

    How did Denver turn the city's reporters into publicists? By blowing stuff up.

  • News

    December 21, 2000

    Scene From a Mall

    Shopping-center execs love getting attention in the media -- as long as they call the shots.

  • News

    November 2, 2000

    Lighting a Fire

    Jon Caldara has been unmatched at using the media during this election season. He couldn't be prouder.

  • News

    September 21, 2000

    Two of a Kind

    You can tell the difference between the Post and the News -- but you've got to look awfully close.

  • News

    September 14, 2000

    Dialing for Dollars

    It's out with Howard Stern and in with more Britney as radio conglomerates chase the almighty buck.

  • News

    August 3, 2000

    It's Black and It's Proud

    In the Black isn't seeing red anymore.

  • News

    June 22, 2000

    Sage Advice

    KBCO's Bret Saunders is taking on the shock jocks -- and winning.