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Zane Lowe Reveals Eminem as His First Guest on Beats 1 Radio

Most people know Zane Lowe for his extensive interviews from his BBC Radio 1 show. If you didn’t know, Zane Lowe is a New Zealand-born award winning radio DJ, Live DJ, record producer, and television presenter. He now resides in…


Ken Sumka Named Radio Milwaukee Afternoon Drive-Time Host

Veteran music dj Ken Sumka has been named 88Nine Radio Milwaukee’s afternoon drive-time host, filling the station’s 3 p.m. – 6 p.m. weekdays slot. Sumka has been working as a backup and weekend host at Radio Milwaukee since October 2013,…


Hot 97 and Power 106 Come Together to Create Powerful APP

Two of the most powerful brands in hip hop, Hot97 and Power 106, have joined forces to launch a new mobile app, Where Hip Hop Lives, a must-have for true Hip Hop fans. Where Hip Hop Lives aggregates music, news…


Radio DJ and Wife Arrested for Physical Altercation

Power 105 New York dj and dancehall artist dj Norie was arrested along with this wife for misdemeanor assault after the couple got into a verbal then physical altercation where both sustained injuries to the face. The Power 105 dj…


Trail for Man Accused to Murdering GA Radio DJ Begins Today

The trial for a man accused of murdering Columbus, GA. radio dj David Rutherford begins today. Rutherford 57 had retired from radio and was driving a cab. The suspect claims he had nothing to do with the murder and his…


Radio DJ Suspended Due to Freddie Gray Social Media Post

When are public figures going to learn that your personal social media page isn’t so personal and you will be held accountable for what you post when your posts affect the general masses  regarding sensitive subjects? (click to enlarge images)…


Jon Stewart’s Replacement Trevor Noah is a Former Radio Pro

For all the Jon Stewart fans his replacement Trevor Noah, the 31-year-old South African stand-up comedian is a former radio dj and he hosted music award shows as well in South Africa. He started taking standup seriously and performing in…



103.7 KVIL NAMES KANNON AS NEW MORNING HOST Dallas/Fort Worth – Mike Kannon is the new morning drive host on 103.7 KVIL, weekdays 5:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m., effective immediately. “Kannon brings a wealth of social media experience and an…



LORENZO THOMAS LAUNCHES NEW STATION FOR GRADUATING STUDENTS AND DJS IN TRANSITION Live from the Mia After a few months of planning, Nationally recognized Air Personality Lorenzo Ice- Tea Thomas launches on the Original Internet Radio Network a new format/station…


Real 92.3 Hires new APD

Los Angeles’ newest station KRRL/Real 92.3 announced the hiring of Abdul ‘DJ A-Oh’ Hashem as their new APD yesterday. He will also have an on-air shift. Doc Wynter, iHeartMedia’s SVP/Urban, Real 92.3 PD stated: “A-OH is a first round pick….

Sean Penn Awarded Golden Icon Award At Zurich Film Festival 2011

Former Radio DJ Gets Oscar for Best Director

Here’s a bit of inspiration for DJs and radio people who are stuck and think there is no life after radio….a former Rock DJ in Mexico, Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, 51, was behind the mic again on Sunday but this time it was to…