106.7 Boston

Entercom Swaps 98.5 The Sports Hub Boston To Beasley For Magic 106.7

Entercom is trading Sports “98.5 The Sports Hub” WBZ-FM Boston to Beasley Media for AC “Magic 106.7” WMJX and $12 million cash. WBZ-FM will join a Beasley cluster that includes Alternative “Alt 92.9” WBOS, Rhythmic Hot AC “Hot 96.9” WBQT, Country 102.5 WKLB, Classic Hits 105.7 WROR, and Brokered Business 1330 WRCA/106.1 W291CZ. Entercom will add WMJX to its mix of former CBS Radio and Entercom stations that include Sports 93.7 WEEI-FM, CHR “103.3 Amp Radio” WODS, Hot AC “Mix 104.1” WBMX, Rock 107.3 WAAF, Sports “ESPN Radio 850” WEEI and WEEI-FM simulcast 1440 WVEI. Both companies will take over operations of their acquired stations via LMA when the CBS Radio/Entercom merger closes. Beasley Broadcast Group, ...[Read More]

Rob Williams Exits Greater Media Boston To Join Townsquare Media

Greater Media has announced that Rob Williams is exiting his position as VP/General Manager of their Boston properties at the end of this week to join Townsquare Media as Senior Vice President of Operations. Williams joined Greater Media in 2012 after previously serving as a Regional VP for iHeartMedia and CEO of the now defunct GoomRadio.com. At Townsquare he and current Regional VP Todd Lawley will oversee sales and operations across all of the company’s markets. Back in Boston, Mary Menna has been promoted from GM of AC “Magic 106.7” WMJX to VP/GM. Menna has been with Greater Media since May 2014 after previously serving as Market President for iHeartMedia’s Boston stations. Greater Media announces Mary Menna has been promoted to Vice President and Market Manager...[Read More]

Staff Changes At Greater Media Boston

Greater Media is shaking up its airstaff at Country 102.5 WKLB and AC “Magic 106.7” WMJX Boston as three veteran personalities have been shown the door. At WKLB, afternoon host Steve Kelly exits after 17 years at the station and night host Keith Stephens is gone after 14 years. Incoming for afternoons is Keven Kennedy, who was serving as morning host at iHeartMedia Rhythmic AC “Movin 107.7” WMOV-FM Norfolk. Kennedy is also known by his on-air name ‘Nudge’, which he used on his former Dial Global syndicated night show and voicetracking mornings at “Voodoo 104” KVDU New Orleans. A search for a new night host is ongoing. The changes at WKLB come as the station fends off iHeart’s “101.7 The Bull” WBWL for the Boston Country audi...[Read More]