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Entercom Promotes Programmers In Atlanta, Austin & Kansas City

Entercom is promoting from within to fill programming vacancies in three markets. With the closing of its acquisition of Lincoln Financial Media, Tony Lorino is heading from “99.7 The Point” KZPT Kansas City to take over the PD reigns at newly acquired “Star 94” WSTR Atlanta. Lincoln Financial Media VP/Programming John Dimick had been programming WSTR since the exit of Scott Lindy in March. With the demise of Lincoln Financial Media, Dimick is retiring from radio to purchase an auto repair business in Atlanta. Replacing Lorino in Kansas City is Leigh McNabb. She joins KZPT from Milwaukee where she has been APD/Midday host at CHR “103.7 Kiss-FM” WXSS. The Des Moines native also worked in Champaign and Rockford prior to joining WXSS sister 99.1 WMYX Milwau...[Read More]

Entercom Launches 96.3 RNB Austin

Entercom has flipped 96.3 K242CC Austin from a simulcast of “Talk 1370” KJCE to Urban AC. Branded as “96.3 RNB“, the station will air The Steve Harvey Morning Show daily from 5-9am. Snoop Daniel will host a local afternoon show. The station is being fed by 95.5 KKMJ-HD3. The move is timed with the upgrade of K242CC from 99 to 250 watts. The station’s first half-hour consisted of: Robin Thicke – Blurred Lines Anthony Hamilton – Best Of Me Heatwave – Always & Forever Ledisi – Pieces Of Me Musiq – Love Aaliyah – At Your Best Keyshia Cole – I Remember Press Release announcing the debut of “96.3 RNB” follows: Today, Entercom Austin announced the launch of the New 96.3 R&B. Previously, 96.3 FM had been ...[Read More]