Entercom CHR “Live 101.5” KALV Phoenix has announced the addition of Shannon Beaver as Morning Show Producer for the “Morning Mess”. Beaver had served in the same position for the John Jay & Rich Show at iHeartMedia’s “104.7 Kiss-FM” since 2010. She joins Joey Boy, Aneesh, and Natasha Castles as part of the show. Entercom, the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content in the United States, named Shannon Beaver as Morning Show Producer for “The Morning Mess” on LIVE 101.5 (KALV-FM) in Phoenix. The show airs weekdays from 5:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. (MST). “Shannon brings great expertise and a deep connection with the community in Phoenix to “The Morning Mess,”” said Dave Pugh, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom Phoenix. “We ...[Read More]
iHeartMedia is shuffling duties for three Phoenix and Tucson staffers. Reid Spivey moves from APD/Afternoon Host of Hot AC “Mix 96.9” KMXP and APD of CHR “104.7 Kiss-FM” KZZP Phoenix to APD/Afternoon Host at Country 102.5 KNIX Phoenix. Rameen Madani moves from Program Director of Hot AC “My 92.9” KMIY and APD of CHR “93.7 KRQ” KRQQ to take the APD roles and KMXP and KZZP. Meanwhile Senior Vice President of Programming for iHeartMedia Tucson David Adams will add day to day programming duties for KMIY. iHeartMedia’s Arizona Region announced today new programming roles for Reid Spivey, Rameen Madani and David Adams, effective May 3. iHeartMedia Arizona has a strong cross-platform presence and includes a number of iconic brands and franchises — b...[Read More]
Following the move of Suzette Rodriguez from afternoons at CHR “104.7 Kiss-FM” KZZP Mesa/Phoenix to the syndicated Johnjay & Rich Show, the company is adjusting the lineups at Hot AC “Mix 96.9” KMXP and KZZP. Following her work on the morning show, Rodriguez will host middays at KZZP from 10am-1pm. Her 3-8pm afternoon slot will be filled by Lady La who had been hosting evenings at KMXP. Brooke & Jubal will continue to be heard from 1-3pm and Julian Lee from 8pm-12am. At Mix 96.9, Reid Spivey will move from middays at Kiss-FM to 7pm-12am replacing Lady La. He will continue to serve as APD/MD at both stations. 104.7 KISS FM has a long-standing history of high profile talent and personalities, and our goal is always to find and hire the best talent at iHeartM...[Read More]
Premiere Networks syndicated morning show Johnjay & Rich has added iHeartMedia CHR “104.7 Kiss-FM” KZZP Mesa/Phoenix afternoon host Suzette Rodriguez as fourth member of the show. Rodriguez previously filled in four co-host Kyle on during her maternity leave over the summer. She joined KZZP from sister Rhythmic CHR “Hot 98.3” KOHT Tucson in October 2016 after moving up from board op to afternoon host there. Premiere Networks announced today that Suzette Rodriguez has been named a new co-host on The Johnjay & Rich Show, effective immediately. Based in Phoenix at iHeartMedia’s 104.7 KISS FM, Rodriguez joins hosts Johnjay, Rich and Kyle as they entertain listeners nationwide with their non-stop blend of pop culture, news and events, in addition to conversatio...[Read More]
The versatility of the syndicated Brooke & Jubal Show continues to be shown as the show will now be heard from 1-3pm at iHeartMedia CHR “104.7 Kiss-FM” KZZP Mesa/Phoenix. The show currently airs in mornings and afternoons on multiple formats including CHR, Hot AC, Classic Hip-Hop and Country, but this is the first non-drive time clearance for the show. In addition to the addition of Brooke & Jubal, KZZP is also adding Suzette for afternoons. Suzette will continue to hold the same daypart at Rhythmic CHR “Hot 98.3” KOHT Tucson. Kaden exits the station with the changes.
Premiere Radio Networks has signed the John Jay & Rich morning show to a new deal to keep the program in national syndication to CHR and Hot AC stations. The show will remain based at iHeartMedia’s “104.7 Kiss-FM” KZZP Phoenix, which has also renewed its agreement to carry the show. The show has lost two of its larger market affiliates due to format changes in Seattle and San Diego in recent weeks but is still heard in seventeen markets including Albuquerque, New Orleans and Portland. Johnjay Van Es and Rich Berra began the show in 2001 at 93.7 KRQQ Tucson and moved to KZZP in 2006. The show went in to syndication via Premiere in 2014. Premiere Networks announced today a renewed long-term agreement with The Johnjay & Rich Show. Premiere will continue to distribu...[Read More]