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WWTN Hires Matt Murphy As Its Afternoon Host

Murphy programmed Talk 99.5 WZRR in Birmingham, Alabama. He had served in that capacity since 2007.

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According to Radio Insight, Nashville’s Supertalk 99.7 WWTN has hired Matt Murphy to fill their afternoon timeslot. Meanwhile, Brian Wilson was moved from mornings to replace Phil Valentine.

Murphy programmed Talk 99.5 WZRR in Birmingham, Alabama. He had served in that capacity since 2007.

Recently, WWTN has made several changes, including moving Dan Mandis to morning drive and Brian Wilson to afternoons.

According to 1819News.com, Valerie Vining has been promoted to Program Director and will be joined by a new co-host starting Monday, Dec 13.

Vining has served as News Director for Cumulus’ Birmingham cluster since 2008.

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Sun & Fun Media Taps Dennis Green to Chief Operating Officer

Green Green brings plenty of experience to his new position as a 30-year veteran in the industry. He will continue to report to Rob Koblasz, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Sun & Fun Media and Key Networks and will be based in New York.  

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Some changes are coming to Sun & Fun Media, a leading network radio company offering radio stations a unique suite of products and services. 

Its affiliated next-generation radio syndication company Key Networks, announced the promotion of Dennis Green to Chief Operating Officer for both companies, effective immediately.

Green brings plenty of experience to his new position as a 30-year veteran in the industry. He will continue to report to Rob Koblasz, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Sun & Fun Media and Key Networks and will be based in New York.  

“Green joined Sun & Fun Media as Chief Revenue Officer in May 2018 and added Chief Revenue Officer responsibilities for Key Networks upon the network’s launch in March 2019,” the statement released by Sun & Fun media said. 

“In his new role, Green will oversee operations for Sun & Fun Media’s products and services for barter to radio and for Key Networks’ portfolio of nationally syndicated programming and services including Bloomberg Radio, The O’Reilly Update With Bill O’ReillyThe O’Reilly Update – Morning EditionShawn Parr’s Across the CountryVirtual Jock, and others.”

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Clay Travis: YouTube Banning Our Rand Paul Interview is Madness

The video platform has reportedly refused to upload their interview with Paul, leading Clay Travis to head to Twitter and share his frustration.

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YouTube and “The Clay Travis and Buck Sexton Show” are clashing over the radio show’s interview with U.S. Senator Rand Paul. 

The video platform has reportedly refused to upload their interview with Paul, leading Clay to take to Twitter to share his frustration.

“YouTube has refused to post our @clayandbuck interview with @RandPaul. Think about this for a moment: YouTube is disallowing a doctor and sitting U.S. senator’s interview to be shared. This is madness,” Travis tweeted

“Regardless of what you think of @RandPaul’s opinions, he is one of 100 democratically elected senators. It’s the very antithesis of democracy to not allow American voters to hear the opinions of their elected officials. YouTube should be ashamed.”

YouTube has not yet responded to Travis’ claims regarding their decision to block their interview with Paul from being uploaded to the website. However, for those interested in seeing the discussion with the U.S. Senator, Travis uploaded the video Rumble

Recently the video platform was in the news for taking down an episode of “The Joe Rogan Experience” following an interview with Dr. Robert Malone. 

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XTRA 106.3 Brings Neal Boortz Back To Atlanta Radio

“The “Boortz Report” will air every weekday during The Morning XTRA with Tug Cowart and Scott Rhino. Boortz will also make weekly appearances with Cowart and Rhino.”

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One of Atlanta’s legendary conservative voices is returning to the airwaves. Neal Boortz will be heard daily on XTRA 106.3 as part of the station’s morning show.

The “Boortz Report” will air every weekday during The Morning XTRA with Tug Cowart and Scott Rhino. Boortz will also make weekly appearances with Cowart and Rhino.

“The opportunity to be stridently un-WOKE and to stir things up during a crucial election year just couldn’t be passed up,”  Boortz said in a press release. “Let’s have some fun.”

In addition to his radio career, Neal Boortz has had success as an author and attorney. He began his radio career in Atlanta in 1969 at WNRG radio. He was inducted into the National Radio Hall of Fame in 2009.

“We are excited to announce the return of Neal Boortz to the Atlanta market on XTRA 106.3FM,” David Dickey, Dickey Broadcasting Company President, said in a press release.  “His voice has entertained and informed generations of Atlantans, and will now continue to do so on XTRA 106.3FM and streaming on the XTRA app.  Neal is an accomplished broadcaster who will bring a unique and important perspective to XTRA 106.3FM’s line-up and to our loyal listeners.  And Neal’s addition to the XTRA line-up further fuels the fast growth of this incredible radio station.”

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