Brian Shannon joins Entercom classic rock KGON Portland (92.3) as morning co-host. Shannon joins Terry Boyd on “Terry Boyd’s World,” effective July 8. Shannon’s 30-years of industry experience includes serving as an editor and anchor at the former “News 92” Houston and handling various roles at KFNC Houston, KEGL Dallas and KLOL Houston, where he was a member of the long-running “Stevens & Pruitt Show” when the station was a rock outlet.
“Brian’s outstanding comedic talents and timing will combine with Terry’s tremendous market equity to give Portland its most unique, entertaining and compelling morning show in years,” Senior VP/Market Manager Kim Martinez said in a release. “The instant chemistry between Brian and Terry was astounding. The timing is right and the market is ready for someone who can add fuel to the fire that is ‘Terry Boyd’s World.’”