CUMULUS MEDIA and Rolling Stone Introduce Don’t Let This Flop

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New York, NY – September 22, 2021 – CUMULUS MEDIA (NASDAQ: CMLS) and Rolling Stone today introduced the podcast Don’t Let This Flop on the CUMULUS Podcast Network. The weekly podcast highlights the week on TikTok, revealing the top trends and memes in all areas including dance, recipes, makeup challenges, viral videos, celebrity videos, grassroots campaigns intended to raise awareness of social issues, and anything else capturing TikTok users’ attention each week. Hosts Brittany Spanos and EJ Dickson are joined by a special guest each week to discuss the significance and relevance of the week’s most popular posts outside the world of TikTok. 

Don’t Let This Flop is available at Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, TuneIn, Pocket Casts, Google Podcasts, Amazon Music, and Pandora, among other platforms. CUMULUS MEDIA, through its Cumulus Podcast Network, also distributes, markets, and monetizes Rolling Stone’s Music Now podcast. 

“EJ and Brittany cover TikTok better than any reporters out there,” says Jason Fine, Rolling Stone’s Director of Content Development. “They bring a sharp eye for the latest, weirdest, and most hilarious trends and characters who are reaching huge audiences. If you follow TikTok closely or just want to keep up on the latest, this podcast is the place to go.” 

Brittany Spanos is a Senior Writer at Rolling Stone, focusing on pop music. Spanos was previously the Clubs Editor at Village Voice, where she reviewed local and emerging musicians as wellas established music stars. Spanos’ work has been featured in Vulture, SPIN, Pitchfork, Cosmo and Rookie Mag. 

EJ Dickson is a senior writer at Rolling Stone, covering internet culture. She’s written about everything from Disneyland gangs to famous YouTubers, to elite cabals of mall Santas. Her work has been published in the New York TimesNew York Magazine, the Washington PostGQElle, and The New Yorker, among other publications.  

About CUMULUS MEDIA  

CUMULUS MEDIA (NASDAQ: CMLS) is a leading media, advertising, and marketing services company delivering premium content to over a quarter billion people every month — wherever and whenever they want it. CUMULUS MEDIA engages listeners with high-quality local programming through 413 owned-and-operated radio stations across 86 markets; delivers nationally-syndicated sports, news, talk, and entertainment programming from iconic brands including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, CNN, the AP, the Academy of Country Music Awards, and many other world-class partners across nearly 7,300 affiliated stations through Westwood One, the largest audio network in America; and inspires listeners through the CUMULUS Podcast Network, its rapidly growing network of original podcasts that are smart, entertaining and thought-provoking. CUMULUS MEDIA provides advertisers with personal connections, local impact and national reach through broadcast and on-demand digital, mobile, social, and voice-activated platforms, as well as integrated digital marketing services, powerful influencers, full-service audio solutions, industry-leading research and insights, and live event experiences. CUMULUS MEDIA is the only audio media company to provide marketers with local and national advertising performance guarantees. For more information visit www.cumulusmedia.com. 

About Rolling Stone  

Rolling Stone, the number one brand in music publishing, has been the leading voice of music and popular culture for over 50 years. The multi-media brand features the latest in music reviews, in-depth interviews, hard-hitting political commentary and award-winning journalism across several platforms including magazine, digital, mobile, social and emerging platforms. Headquartered in New York, Rolling Stone provides “all the news that fits” to a global audience of approximately 60 million people every month and publishes over 100 pieces of content every day. For more information, please visit www.RollingStone.com  

Contacts: 

Karen Glover | CUMULUS MEDIA | kglover@westwoodone.com  
Steven Huizar | Rolling Stone | shuizar@pmc.com