News Bites for December 3...
...iHeartMedia modern rock “Radio 104.5” WRFF Philadelphia presents “Winter Jawn ’20,” Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020 with performances from AJR, Angels & Airwaves, Local Natives, Sub Urban and the winner of the station’s “Opener Contest.” The outdoor concert is free; however, a ticket is needed with the station giving them away on air and with free ticket downloads.
...Entercom urban contemporary “V-103” WVEE Atlanta unveils the lineup for “V-103 Winterfest – The Winter White Affair Part 2,” Saturday, Dec. 14 at the State Farm Arena. The concert will feature performances from Anthony Hamilton, Tyrese and Monica & Joe. “We are excited to bring our listeners another chapter of the ‘V-103 Winterfest,’” Senior VP/Market Manager Rick Caffey said in a release. “Being able to put this level of star power out on one stage, including Atlanta’s own Monica, is truly special and we look forward to sharing this experience with our audience.”
...As part of Beasley Media Group’s ongoing “Community of Caring” initiative, the staff at rhythmic CHR “Wild 94.1” WLLD Lakeland-Winter Haven helped make a difference during the annual Great American Teach-In celebration. Personalities and staff members visited 15 different schools across the community during the month of November to share insight on their careers and encourage students to embrace learning.
...After 39 years, Faith Middleton’s “Faith Middleton Food Schmooze” show and podcast came to an end Nov. 21. The program aired on WNPR New Haven (90.5) with the podcast hosted at WNPR.org. “For close to four decades, Faith has educated, entertained and interacted with people who have come to love her as a knowledgeable and passionate source for all things food, drink and life,” WNPR President/CEO Mark G. Contreras said in a release. “We thank her for her devotion to our audiences, and we wish her success in the future. No doubt, it will be a future filled with joy and great new adventures to come.”