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Chelsea Thomas Joins 106.7 The Bull Denver For Middays

iHeartMedia Country “106.7 The Bull” KWBL Denver has rounded out its on-air lineup with the addition of Chelsea Thomas for middays. Perron joins The Bull from Alpha Media CHR 99.7 WDJX Louisville where she was Music Director and Midday host plus contributing to the morning show. She also hosted nights at “Bob 93.3” WERO Washington/New Bern NC. iHeartMedia Denver announced that Chelsea Perron has been named Midday Host for 106.7 The Bull, Colorado’s New Country, effective April 23, 2018. iHeartMedia Denver has a strong cross-platform presence and includes a number of iconic brands and franchises — both broadcast and digital — encompassing 9stations comprised of music, talk and news formats. 106.7 The Bull’s weekday lineup kicks off with the nationally syndicated “The...[Read More]

JD Garfield Joins WDJX Louisville As Program Director

JD Garfield is leaving the Program Director/midday host position at Impact Radio Group Rhythmic CHR “Wild 101.1” KWYD Parma/Boise ID to join Alpha Media CHR 99.7 WDJX Louisville. Garfield will fill the Program Director/Afternoon host position vacated in February by Jeremy ‘Otis” Maher’s move to iHeartMedia Country “94.9 The Bull” WUBL Atlanta. Garfield has programmed KWYD since early 2015. He previously has programmed in Bloomington IL, Madison WI, and Springfield MO. Alpha Media, Louisville names JD Garfield as Program Director of WDJX. JD will also host Afternoon Drive. JD is a 20-year radio vet with most of his time being spent in the Midwest. His career started in the Country format but he has since spent time in Rock, Alternative, Classic Rock, CHR, R/CHR...[Read More]

Otis Joins 94.9 The Bull Atlanta As MD/Afternoons

Jeremy ‘Otis’ Maher, Program Director of Alpha Media CHR 99.7 WDJX Louisville, has joined iHeartMedia Country “94.9 The Bull” WUBL Atlanta as Music Director/Afternoon Host. Angie Ward, who had been Music Director, will continue as Assistant Program Director/Midday Host. Maher has also worked as APD/MD at “Kiss 95.1” WNKS Charlotte. iHeartMedia announced today that Jeremy “Otis” Maher has been named Afternoon Drive Personality and Music Director for 94.9 The Bull, Today’s Best Country, effective Monday, February 6, 2017. iHeartMedia Atlanta has a strong cross-platform presence and includes a number of iconic brands and franchises — both broadcast and digital — including Power 96.1, Radio 105.7, El Patron 105.3, 92.3 & 96.7 The Beat, and 640 WGS...[Read More]

Chelsea Thomas Joins WDJX Louisville

Alpha Media CHR 99.7 WDJX Louisville has named Chelsea Thomas as its new Music Director/Morning co-host/Midday host. Thomas joins WDJX from Alpha’s New Bern NC cluster where she hosted nights at CHR “Bob 93.3” WERO and middays at Country “92.3/101.1 The Wolf” WQSL/WQZL under the name Robyn Banks. Thomas will become the third voice on WDJX’s morning show joining Ben Davis and Kelly K before hosting the 10am-3pm midday show. Alpha Media, Louisville announced today Chelsea Thomas will join the Ben Davis and Kelly K Morning show and take on midday duties on 99.7 DJX (WDJX). Chelsea comes from Alpha’s New Bern, NC team, where she has hosted a night show on BOB 93.3 for 2 years and air personality for the country station WQSL. “Chelsea is one of those rare tal...[Read More]

Bill Gentry Named Alpha Louisville SVP/Market Manager

After spending over two decades overseeing iHeartMedia’s Louisville cluster and eventually rising to Market President overseeing Lexington and Somerset KY and Nashville TN as well prior to his exit last September, Bill Gentry is joining Alpha Media as Senior Vice President/Market Manager of its Louisville cluster. Gentry will oversee a cluster that includes Urban “

Alpha and L&L To Merge; Acquire Main Line Broadcasting

Larry Wilson is merging his two operating companies into one and acquiring another. Alpha Broadcasting and L&L Broadcasting will merge to become Alpha Media, while purchasing Main Line Broadcasting’s 19 stations in four markets for $57 million. Both Alpha and L&L were founded by Larry Wilson sharing the same management teams with L&L already operating Alpha’s stations. Following the completion of the two transactions the company will operate 68 radio stations in 12 markets. L&L’s deal to acquire Main Line was first reported in February by Tom Taylor Now. Alpha Broadcasting & L&L Broadcasting announced today that they have entered into an agreement to merge the companies and upon consummation of the merger, will become Alpha Media. The current...[Read More]