In Brief - February 11, 2013
February 11, 2013

At Flinn Broadcast CHR WHBQ/Memphis, Joe Mack moves from middays to afternoon drive. Meanwhile, at sister Rhythmic CHR KXHT, morning co-host DJ Boogaloo exits.

Following the departure of morning host Vydra last week, mornings on KDGE/Dallas are currently being handled by LA-based Kade along with local talent Angela Chase.

AC KMTX/Helena debuted it's new morning show hosted by PD Kit Mann and Whitney Fisher. The station also has tweaked their sound and well remain a fairly mainstream AC, leaning a little on the energetic side, but not going Hot AC. The station will also have all Montana hosts and locally originated programming.

Saga Communications promotes Jason Adams to OM of the company's five-station Springfield cluster. Adams rises from the Brand Manager post at WDBR and WABZ.

Comedy prep service American Comedy Network announces the immediate launch of Universal Comedy Network. The new network replaces the American Comedy Network which was recently shuttered by parent Dial Global. Universal Comedy Network’s website, universalcomedynetwork.com, will go live on 2/12.

During last night's Grammy Awards broadcast, CBS Radio ran a commercial promoting the power of radio and touting its Radio.com website. You can see the ad here.




 
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