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WRIF’s Dave & Chuck The Freak To Syndicate To Boston

Beasley Media Alternative “Alt 92.9” WBOS Brookline/Boston will add the Dave & Chuck The Freak morning show based at sister Rock 101.1 WRIF Detroit. Dave Hunter, Chuck ‘The Freak’ Urquhart and Lisa Way have been at WRIF since May 2013 after previously hosting mornings at Bell Media Alternative “89X” 88.7 CIMX Windsor ON/Detroit from 2001-2012. The show will debut on WBOS on Monday, July 24. Beasley Media Group, Inc., a subsidiary of Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBGI) announces the company’s Detroit-based WRIF-FM Dave & Chuck the Freak Morning Show will now be simulcast on ALT 92.9 /WBOS-FM in Boston beginning on Monday, July 24th, 2017. The consistently rated #1 award winning morning show will be heard in both markets from 5:30am-10:3...[Read More]

Dave & Chuck The Freak Sign Multi-Year Extension With WRIF

Greater Media Rock 101.1 WRIF Detroit have signed morning hosts Dave and Chuck The Freak to a multi-year contract extension. Dave Hunter, Chuck “The Freak” Urquhart and Lisa Way joined WRIF in May 2013 from Bell Media Alternative “89X” 88.7 CIMX Windsor ON to replace Drew Lane and Mike Clark. Greater Media announces radio morning personalities Dave & Chuck the Freak have signed a new multi-year contract with WRIF-FM in Detroit. The new pact ensures the Motor City’s top rated morning show will remain on the station. The duo has held wake-up duties at the station since May of 2013. No strangers to the Detroit airwaves, Dave and Chuck the Freak, along with Lisa Way, have spent over a decade working together at WRIF-FM and “across the border” in Windsor, Ontario. The show cont...[Read More]

Drew & Mike Out; Dave & Chuck In At WRIF

Update 5/20: WRIF has officially announced that Dave & Chuck The Freak will debut on the station on Tuesday, May 28 at 6:00am. The duo will be joined by their CIMX co-host Lisa Way. Original Report 5/8: A morning show change is about to take place at Greater Media Rock 101.1 WRIF Detroit. As first reported on Twitter by Crain’s Detroit Business reporter Bill Shea, Drew Lane and Mike Clark will depart the station on Friday, May 17 and reportedly be replaced by former “89X” 88.7 CIMX morning hosts Dave Hunter and Chuck “The Freak” Urquhart. Drew Lane joined WRIF for mornings in 1991 and with the exception of a break from September 2007 to June 2009 as been there since. Mike Clark joined him in 1994. Co-host Trudi Daniels will depart the station with them. D...[Read More]