101.5 Salt Lake City

Broadway Media Shuffles Salt Lake Morning Shows

Broadway Media is shuffling morning shows at two of its Salt Lake City stations. Jon Watkins, Justin Taylor and Chantel Lauren will move from Country “101.5 The Eagle” KEGA Oakley to CHR “Mix 105.1” KUDD American Fork starting Monday, November 28. They will replace Lexi Papadopoulos and Jared ‘Banks’ Danielson at KUDD. While Lexi exits, Banks will slide over to mornings at KEGA. Lexi & Banks had hosted mornings at KUDD since May 2012. Prior to joining the station she worked at multiple stations in the Kansas City market and WJBX Ft. Myers FL. Banks hosted nights at KUDD as well as Clear Channel’s 97.1 KZHT in the Salt Lake market. He will retain his position as Music Director at KUDD. Jon Watkins has worked at KEGA since 2008 and will continue...[Read More]

Broadway Media Acquires Simmons Salt Lake City

Dell Loy Hansen’s Broadway Media has agreed to purchase most of the assets of Simmons Media. Broadway Media, which began operating the stations via LMA on October 1, 2013 will acquire Rhythmic CHR “U92” 92.5 KUUU, Alternative “X96” 96.3 KXRK, Variety Hits “Rewind 100.7” KYMV, Country “Eagle 101.5” KEGA, and CHR “Mix 107.9” KUDD in the Salt Lake City market and Oldies 940 KMER and AC “K107.3” KAOX Kemmerer, WY and associated boosters for $11 Million. Broadway will also acquire the Humpy Peak tower site from Simmons for $2 Million. Among the provisions in the sale, if the current lessee of 960 KOVO Provo does not exercise its option to acquire the station by December 31, it too will be transferred to Broadway. Othe...[Read More]