People Moves 7/23: Lineup Changes Across New York City
Following the relaunch of 102.7 WNEW New York last week, pieces of the on-air puzzle have begun to be revealed.
Social media posting indicate that Karen Carson remains in mornings solo following the exit of co-host Jeffrey Jameson with the format change. Midday host Christine Richie has moved to nights from 7pm-12am. Mike Adam remains in afternoons from 3-7pm.
Former night host Cane Peterson is moving across the hall to mornings at Alternative “Alt 92.3” WNYL. The move marks a return to the 92.3 frequency as he previous hosted nights and afternoons at the station during its “K-Rock” heyday along with Lee ‘Crazie Cabbie’ Mroszak. Peterson also has worked at VH-1, multiple outlets in the Minneapolis market and had been with WNEW since 2014 with stints in mornings, afternoons, and nights.
New York Public Radio’s 93.9 WNYC-FM New York has announced that former MTV News host and writer Alison Stewart will join the station this fall to host a new 12-2pm show.
Best known for her time with MTV, Stewart currently serves as a contributing editor with The Atlantic LIVE and a contributor to PBS NewsHour. She has also spent time at ABC, MSNBC, PBS, and NPR.
Cox Media Group Urban AC “Hot 105” WHQT Miami will debut Big Lip & Shelby Rushin in afternoons on Monday, July 30.
Alex ‘Big Lip’ Chisholm previously was part of the morning show at sister 99.1 WEDR and “Power 96” WPOW-FM. He most recently hosted mornings at Sun Broadcasting’s “Fly 98.5” WFFY Fort Myers. Shelby Rushin moves across the hall from middays at WEDR.