Tag: PD

megan

WQHT Hires Megan Ryte for Middays

Megan Ryte has been hired by WQHT-FM (97.1) for the 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekday slot. She relocated from Houston, where she previously has worked for KMJQ-FM, KBXX and Fox 26/TV as an on-air talent and digital producer. She began her career…

103

103.9 Changes in New York/Terri Avery

The industry is talking about 103.9 in New York. Many are trying to figure out what’s next for the station now that PD Ken Johnson has exited for another Cumulus property in Birmingham. Many PDs and I have had discussions about…

wkCrqQ-v

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….

hey-mr-dj-cipha-sounds

Cipha Sounds Exits Hot 97, States Frustration

Cipha Fired from Hot 97 Hot 97 has been making a LOT of changes over the last couple of years from programmers to a reality series to many morning show changes.  Several vets have left the station including Angie Martinez, Mister…

Finish Line

10 Things Radio DJs Must Consider

Radio is just the Beginning The time has come to wake up and take a good look at your career. Let’s explore the good and the bad. Today, being a radio DJ is the START of a career. If you can’t…

15507_500073300130625_2463246591643315126_n

New PD for Hot 96.3 Named

Radio Facts congratulates industry vet Karen Vaughn on her new position as PD for Indianapolis’ Hot 96.3 (WHHH). IN addition she will continue to be the PD for WTLC (both FM and AM) and hold down a shift doing afternoon…

usher

Usher Tour Stops by KKDA

The Usher Experience Tour shut down the American Airlines Center (AAC) in Dallas last week. Usher took time to hang out backstage with Service Broadcasting’s Director of Operations and K104 PD George “Geo” Cook and K104’s morning superstar DeDe in…

IMG_0317-thumb-640xauto-344106

iHeartMedia Layoffs Start, WGCI’s Morning Riot Cancelled, More to come?

In what has appeared to become a tradition iHeartMedia has, once again, starting firing radio staffers before Christmas.  Staff members from both WGCI-FM/107.5  and WKSC-FM/103.5 Kiss FM have already gotten the bad news. The Morning Riot show has been cancelled host Tony Sculfield…