Salem Web Network Acquires

CAMARILLO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Salem Web Network, the online division of Salem
Media Group
(NASDAQ: SALM), a leading U.S. radio broadcaster,
Internet content provider and publisher targeting audiences interested
in Christian and conservative opinion content, announced the acquisition
of is the leading industry provider of Christian
artists’ tour dates and events across the United States. The website
features a location-based calendar that includes over 300 artists and
4,000 venues created by editors and user submissions, as well as artist
reviews and album news. also sends over one
million emails to avid Christian concert goers.

“I started as a way to mobilize Christians
across America in spreading the latest news about their favorite
artists’ albums and tours and to help users easily find events by
location,” said Gary Bradshaw, Founder and Owner of “Salem Web Network will be a huge asset for
the future of the site and its ability to reach a much larger audience
of Christian concert goers.”

“By leveraging our existing audience and resources, this acquisition
will allow for immediate, exponential growth of members and the ability
for users to find even more Christian concert events nationwide,” said
Rick Killingsworth, Executive Vice President at Salem Web Network. “We
are pleased to add such a comprehensive database of Christian music
events to our portfolio of sites aiming to enrich and grow the spiritual
walk of the audience we get to serve.”

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Salem Media Group is America’s leading multimedia company specializing
in Christian and conservative content, with media properties comprising
radio, digital media and book, magazine and newsletter publishing. Each
day Salem serves a loyal and dedicated audience of listeners and readers
numbering in the millions nationally. With its unique programming focus,
Salem provides compelling content, fresh commentary and relevant
information from some of the most respected figures across the media

The company, through its Salem Radio Group, is the largest commercial
U.S. radio broadcasting company providing Christian and conservative
programming. Salem owns and operates 115 local radio stations, with 73
stations in the top 25 media markets. Salem Radio Network (“SRN”) is a
full-service national radio network, with nationally syndicated programs
comprising Christian teaching and talk, conservative talk, news, and
music. SRN is home to many industry-leading hosts including: Bill
Bennett, Mike Gallagher, Hugh Hewitt, Michael Medved, Dennis Prager and
Eric Metaxas.

Salem New Media is a powerful source of Christian and conservative
themed news, analysis, and commentary. Salem’s Christian sites include:®,,,, and Considered by many to be a
consolidation of the conservative news and opinion sector’s most
influential brands, Salem’s conservative sites include,®,,, and

Salem’s Regnery Publishing unit, with a 65-year history, remains the
nation’s leading publisher of conservative books. Having published many
of the seminal works of the early conservative movement, Regnery today
continues as the dominant publisher in the conservative space, with
leading authors including: Ann Coulter, Dinesh D’Souza, Newt Gingrich,
David Limbaugh, Ed Klein and Mark Steyn. Salem’s book publishing
business also includes Xulon Press™, a leading provider of
self-publishing services for Christian and conservative authors.

Salem Publishing™ publishes Christian and conservative magazines
including Homecoming®, YouthWorker Journal™, The Singing News, and

Salem’s Eagle Financial Publications provides general market analysis
and non-individualized investment strategies from financial commentators
Mark Skousen, Nicholas Vardy, Doug Fabian, Bryan Perry, Bob Carlson and
Mike Turner, as well as a stock screening website for dividend investors
( The business unit’s other financial websites
include and

Eagle Wellness provides insightful health advice and is a trusted source
of high quality nutritional supplements from some of the country’s
leading health experts. Leigh Erin Connealy MD, at, is the medical director of one of the largest
medical practices in the country where she practices integrative
medicine. Ski Chilton PhD, at, is a scientist and full
professor at Wake Forest Medical School. He is a leading authority on
the impact of diet and nutrition on health.


Salem Media Group
Evan D. Masyr
Executive Vice President &
Chief Financial Officer