iHeartMedia Renews Bob & Tom Show On 13 Longtime Affiliates
iHeartMedia and the Bob & Tom Show have agreed on a renewal agreement to keep the program on thirteen of the company’s stations.
All of the stations involved in the renewal agreement include stations that have carried the program for at least a decade and a half. Longtime flagship 94.7 WFBQ Indianapolis has carried the show for 36 years now. The full list of stations involved in the renewal deal and how long they’ve carried the show are:
“Q95” 94.7 WFBQ-FM Indianapolis IN (36 years)
95.7 WQMF Louisville KY (18)
104.7 WTUE Dayton OH (18)
“98.5 The Fox” KDFO Bakersfiled CA (21)
101.5 WIBA-FM Madison WI (21)
100.1 WKQQ Lexington KY (23)
104.7 WIOT Toledo OH (22)
“US 97.3” KXUS Springfield MO (19)
“Big Dog 95.9” KKBD Fort Smith AR (15)
“100.7 The Fox” KKRQ Cedar Rapids IA (21)
“Classic Rock 92.1” WMEQ-FM Eau Claire WI (17)
“Laser 101.7” KRCH Rochester MN (20)
“96.9 The Dog” KDAG Farmington NM (21)
The BOB & TOM Show announces that it has renewed its agreement with iHeartMedia to continue airing the nationally syndicated morning show on 13 of the company’s radio stations across the U.S. The renewal extends a successful broadcast partnership that has spanned nearly four decades.
“Tom Griswold and his team have been great partners with iHeart for many years,” said Brad Hardin, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the iHeartMedia National Programming Group. “We’re excited to continue our longtime relationship with The BOB & TOM Show and bring their unique blend of humor to several iHeartMedia brands across the country.”
Tom Griswold, Host, The BOB & TOM Show, said: “Thanks to Brad Hardin and all the folks at iHeart for keeping our long relationship moving forward. Many of these stations have been with us for years, so they are jewels in the BOB & TOM crown. Actually, we started our syndication at WFBQ and we’re happy to continue our close and unique tie with that special group in Indianapolis.”
The BOB & TOM Show, exclusively distributed by Westwood One, is a favorite of millions and is one of the longest-running and highest-rated radio programs in America, airing live weekday mornings from 6am-10am Eastern on over 100 stations across the U.S. and on the American Forces Network worldwide. Inducted into the Radio Hall of Fame, The BOB & TOM Show features comedy, news, sports, lifestyle content, and interviews with today’s top actors, celebrities and newsmakers. The show is America’s leading media outlet for the best and developing comedians on the circuit, and also features live performances from musicians from all genres of music.