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Dan Joseph Joins WBAL For Evenings

Hearst News/Talk 1090 WBAL Baltimore has added Conservative commentator Dan Joseph to host evenings from 8-11pm. Joseph, who previously served as a video reporter for Media Research Center and a blogger, fills the opening created by Brett Hollander’s move to 1-4pm this spring. The remainder of WBAL’s evening lineup will consist of Ravens Insider Report from 7-8pm, and a simulcast of WBAL-TV’s 11pm newscast. Hearst Media News/Talk NewsRadio 1090 WBAL-AM Baltimore expands its local talk offerings with a new 8-11pm program hosted by Dan Joseph. He joins WBAL with an interesting career path that includes acting, a political blog and media projects. Joseph commented, “I’m absolutely thrilled to be here at WBAL and I’m so grateful to discuss the issues of the ...[Read More]

People Moves 4/3: First Thing Is A New Morning Host For WFOX

Connoisseur Media Classic Rock “95.9 The Fox” WFOX Southport/Norwalk CT has revamped its on-air lineup as Allan Lamberti moves from afternoons to take over the “First Thing Fairfield County” morning show. Operations Manager Keith Dakin will fill the afternoon slot as former morning host Ken Tuccio exits after 15 months with the station. Hearst News/Talk 1090 WBAL Baltimore is moving evening host Brett Hollander to the 1-3pm slot vacated by Derek Hunter in December. Hollander, whose evening show was Sports based will segue to general talk focusing on local and state issues. Cumulus Media Hot AC 96.3 WDVD Detroit has promoted Jessica Tyler to Music Director. Tyler joined Cumulus Detroit last fall as APD/MD/Midday host of sister “93.1 Nash-FM” WDRQ and will...[Read More]

Station Sales Week Of 10/20

Hearst News/Talk 1090 WBAL Baltimore has found its path to FM as the company purchases the CP for 101.5 W268BA Church Hill MD from Hope Christian Church of Marlton for $650,000. Educational Media Foundation sells 101.5 K268AH Palm Springs CA to Marker Broadcasting for $200,000 to rebroadcast an HD subchannel of 95.9 KJJZ Indian Wells. The translator became redundant to EMF when it acquired what is now 105.1 KLXB Bermuda Dunes. EMF is also buying in multiple areas. It will pay Audion Communications $250,000 for the CP of 104.1 KRXC Murrieta/Temecula CA to join its Christian CHR “Air 1” network. EMF will also acquire “Christian 107.3” WCLN-FM Clinton/Fayetteville NC from Christian Listening Network for $1.2 million. WCLN-FM will join its Christian AC “K-LoveR...[Read More]

Baltimore Orioles Join 105.7 The Fan

Baltimore Orioles baseball is moving back to CBS Sports “105.7 The Fan” WJZ-FM Catonsville/Baltimore for the 2015 season. The multiyear deal returns the Orioles to their flagship from 2007 through 2010 and ends their second run on Hearst News/Talk 1090 WBAL. WJZ-FM will anchor a 34 station Orioles Radio Network with 162 regular season games, some spring training games, and ancillary programming. Joe Angel and Fred Manfra will return for their 12th season together as the play-by-play voices of the Orioles. The Orioles today announced a new multi-year deal naming CBS RADIO’s 105.7 The Fan (WJZ-FM) the flagship station of the Orioles Radio Network. Beginning in 2015, fans will be able to hear all 162 Orioles regular season games, select spring training contests, and extensive Orio...[Read More]