Christmas carols will soon be filling America’s airwaves from coast to coast! But is radio playing America’s favorite Christmas songs? P1 Media Group wanted to know how the 40 most-played Christmas songs from the 2017 Holiday Season rank among Christmas music radio listeners.
Six decades after its release, “Jingle Bell Rock” by Bobby Helms is once again America’s #1 Testing Christmas song. “Christmas music’s appeal is a strong as ever amongst those that listen to All Christmas stations” Ken Benson, Partner and co-founder, of P1 Media Group.
We offer a robust Strategy and Planning process that results in a strategic action plan for each individual partner. We look at areas to improve by making recommendations on a station’s objectives, target audience, brand essence, talent, music recipe, positioning, marketing, and promotions.See More
We bring a fresh approach to music research. We can help interpret large data sets by zeroing in on the important insights and frame the nuances into actionable strategies. We employ many types of library testing including online, in-person, and crowd-sourcing. We test for things like familiarity, likability and fatigue, just to name a few. We also perform online callout testing for new music, helping stations identify the hits.See More
Our proprietary Crowd-Source Music Testing, or CSMT®, helps us efficiently gather insights about your station’s music choices. CSMT leverages online and social technology to deliver accurate data from a larger audience than traditional music testing, more quickly, and for a fraction of the cost. With our CSMT, you can get up to 10 times the sample audience at 50% of the cost of traditional AMT music testing!See More
As previous program directors, we have vast experience developing talent. We know that coaching, teaching, and mentoring take a certain finesse. We offer on-air talent the empathy they crave, and help them enhance their natural, unique personalities to become the best entertainers they can be.See More
These days, a social media presence is a necessity for radio stations. But very few stations are utilizing Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram the way we do. For us, digital and social channels are always top of mind. Rather than broadcasting to a social audience, we see social as an opportunity for stations to engage and interact with audiences in a more meaningful way.See More
P1's Audience Content Evaluator is a breakthrough in online audience content testing. ACE reveals the emotional appeal of your content and illustrates, second by second, the impact and value to your audience. ACE delivers the objective feedback you need to effectively coach your talent and fine-tune your content for maximum engagement.See More
“In my mind, there is no decision to make when looking for a company to trust in conducting music research,
it’s P1 Media Group. Period."
"In my long history in radio, P1 are simply the best researchers and advisors I have worked with. It's rare to meet consultants who guide you towards the right action point and not just tell you what you want to hear. We genuinely trust P1."
"Max and Ken bring so much to the table. Research smarts, great programming instincts, open conversation, and extensive experience. We are so much stronger with P1 on our team."
“P1’s CSMT generates the best listener music data I have ever worked with. The ratings in our JACK markets reflect it. Great data, insightful analysis, timely turnaround and Results! P1.”
“We have worked with the guys behind P1 for many, many years. In addition to cutting edge research tools, their programming background and knowledge of what makes great radio has been very valuable for us in positioning our stations as # 1 in Norway”
“These guys are key in helping us create winning radio. Plain and simple.“
“We’ve used P1’s innovative Crowd Source Music Test in several key markets. P1’s work is thorough, detailed and has delivered results”
“Working with P1 at Europa FM has made my job the most rewarding in my career. P1 brings a winning combination of Art and Science that‘s helped grow our daily reach by 2,000,000 listeners!!”
"I’ve worked with Ken, Max and Dan across the Global Radio portfolio. They are extremely professional, reliable and able to turn things around very quickly. They are great to work with and the insight that they have given us has been invaluable to our stations."
"For over a decade, I can't rate them highly enough. They have hands on programming experience mixed with a rich research background so they can offer a holistic approach to whatever your programming needs dictate. Simply speaking - They Are The Best!"
"We were looking for a new partner who thinks differently with new ways to research our market, new ideas for developing our stations and help coach our morning shows to be the best in the market. We found the right partner in P1 Media Group."
"P1 walked us through the whole strategic process from preparation through implementation – a very clear guide leading to significant improvements for all 4 of our stations."
"We have worked with P1 for many years, and with much success - #1 and #2 Adults 25-54. From survey design, data collection and analysis, all the way through to real world implementation, we have come to trust P1 to help navigate our relationship with our audience."