News Bites for January 24...
...Radio Kingston AC WKNY Kingston, NY is moving into a new location, converting a former auto business garage into a community media center and performance space, the company’s Director of Finance Kristen Thorne said. The first floor of the building will be the broadcast area for the radio station with administrative offices located on the second floor, the Daily Freeman reports. The station broadcast on 1490 and on the Kingston, NY-licensed translator W300DU at 107.9.
...Westwood One reporter Jim Gray has conducted a weekly interview with New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady for the past nine NFL seasons. He spoke with the New York Post’s Justin Terranova about what he learned from these conversations. Gray said the six-time Super Bowl champion is “meticulous, prepared, very responsive, on time, humble.” Gray opens up about speaking with Brady during the time he was suspended for the “Deflate-gate” controversy and how the MVP quarterback is facing his upcoming free agency. Read the full article HERE.
...Former Ohio State basketball player Mark Titus and producer/co-host Tate Frazier launch the “Titus and Tate” podcast, which will be distributed by the Westwood One Podcast Network, with the video accompaniment available on FoxSports.com and its accompanying app and social platforms. “Titus and Tate fans are thrilled to have this hilarious and unstoppable team back behind the mic – and not a moment too soon as college hoops head towards the brackets and buzzer-beaters of NCAA March Madness 2020,” Suzanne Grimes, EVP Marketing, Cumulus Media and President, Westwood One said in a release. “We’re ready to turn up the heat and give national marketing and promotion of this show a full-court press.”