Miles Anzaldo Joins KROQ As Music Director
Miles Anzaldo is departing Go Media Alternative “Go 96.3” KQGO Edina/Minneapolis MN to join Entercom Alternative 106.7 KROQ Pasadena/Los Angeles as Music Director.
Anzaldo has served as APD/MD/Afternoon host at KQGO since 2015. He previously spent 12 years at “Live 105” KITS San Francisco where he was Assistant Music Director and midday host when he departed. He fills the opening at KROQ created by Lisa Worden’s jump to iHeartMedia as Alternative Rock Brand Manager and PD of “Alt 98.7” KYSR Los Angeles in November 2017.
Entercom, the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content in the United States, has named Miles Anzaldo as the new Music Director for its Los Angeles station KROQ 106.7 FM, effective March 26.
“After an extensive search for the next Music Director, I am beyond thrilled to welcome Miles Anzaldo to KROQ,” said Jeff Federman, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom Los Angeles. “Miles grew up in the music and radio business in Southern California and is extremely passionate and knowledgeable about our business. His understanding of digital and social content will certainly help the station continue to expand beyond Broadcast.”
“I’m beyond humbled to call myself a member of the KROQ family. To call this a “dream job” would be a vast understatement,” said Miles Anzaldo. “It’s a thrill, not only to return home to California, but to be on team Entercom. Big thanks to Kevin Weatherly for this incredible opportunity. I cannot wait to work alongside him, Jeff Federman and the most talented crew of radio superstars in the country.”
“We’re excited to have Miles join the team and help take KROQ to new heights,” said Kevin Weatherly, Senior Vice President, Programming, Entercom Los Angeles. “His passion for music and understanding of our local community will make him an integral part of the team.”
Miles comes to Entercom from KQGO-FM in Minneapolis where he was the Assistant Program and Music Director since 2015. Prior to that, he spent ten years at Live 105 in San Francisco both on air and as Assistant Music Director.