Tag: PD


Programmers Chime in on the lack of New Urban DJs

Part 2: Urban Radio Desperately Seeking New Talent in Dry Pool Over the last couple of days, I have been corresponding with several PDs, announcers, potential announcers and radio people about the story we ran a couple of days ago concerning the…


Station Seeks Female Talent

A major market station seeks full time FRESH female talent to round out the staff. Looking for a cross between Keysha Cole and Monica. Please fill out the form below. Absolutely no phone calls, emails or requests for info from…


Ebro Darden exits PD post at Hot 97

Statement on WQHT Program Director Position This can only be a very smart move for Ebro. He probably negotiated a salary that was well beyond his pay at the station as the PD and he’s doing what he really wants…


KMJM’s New PD Kathy Brown

Congrats to Kathy Brown the new PD at iHeartmedia (formerly Clear Channel)’s KMJM. Her first day was today.  Subscribe in a reader


Hot 97 PD, Ebro and Talib Kweli Discuss the New Music Industry

Talib Kweli and Ebro go face to face and debate the current state of New York Radio how come radio does or doesn’t support local artists. They also discuss payola, independent radio promoters, and a lot more.  Subscribe in a…


Kris Kelly Out at WGCI and WKSC

iHeartmedia (formerly Clear Channel) reports that PD Kris Kelly is out at WGCI and WKSC as of this week, no reason given for her departure just that “she’s gone” a rep told us. The Director of Urban Programming Derrick Brown…


KEVSUM: Attn PDs, Writers, Sincerest Apology from Kevin

This past week, something has been heavy on my mind that I need to address. I have built this business to inspire people not tear them down and I have to take responsibility for something I said over the past…

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Mixer, On Air Personality, Production Director, Program Director, you name it Fresh has done it. However, in the early 80’s all Fresh wanted to be was a DJ. Growing up in Saginaw, Michigan there were a few local DJ’s he…