Press Releases

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2/20/24 Pearl Jam’s New Single “Dark Matter” to Headline Cumulus Media’s New “Your Music Plus” Audio Feature, Airing for the Next Eight Weeks on Cumulus Rock and Alternative Stations Across the U.S.
2/12/24 Cumulus Media Releases Exclusive Audio Special Featuring Insights and Stories Behind the Making of Multi-GRAMMY Nominee, Jelly Roll’s New Single, “Halfway to Hell”
2/12/24 Cumulus Media Announces Conference Call to Discuss Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2023 Operating Results
2/8/24 Westwood One Presents Super Bowl LVIII Game-Day Coverage With an All-Pro Broadcast Team
1/26/24 Westwood One to Broadcast NFL Conference Championship Sunday, Presented by Intuit Turbo Tax
1/8/24 America in the Morning Launches on the Cumulus Podcast Network
1/3/24 The Ed Mylett Show Joins the Cumulus Podcast Network
12/21/23 Biggerpockets Podcast Network Moves to Cumulus
12/11/23 Cumulus Media Delivers Country Superstar Jason Aldean’s New Single, “Let Your Boys Be Country” to Country Audiences Across the U.S. Through Latest “Your Music First” Audio Series Installment, Airing For the Next Eight Weeks on Cumulus Country Stations
12/8/23 Cumulus Media’s Westwood One Presents Exclusive National Audio Coverage of the 124th Army-Navy Football Game
12/7/23 Cumulus Media Promotes Holly Paras to Regional Vice President
12/6/23 Dan Bongino Extends Contract With Westwood One, Recommits to Broadcast Radio
12/4/23 Cumulus Media Taps Collin Jones to Lead Westwood One
12/4/23 Cumulus Media and Signal Hill Insights Release Podcast Download – Fall 2023 Report
12/1/23 Cumulus Media Promotes Beth Coughlin to Regional Vice President
11/30/23 Westwood One and NFL Discuss Partnership and the Power of Audio in Live Chat
11/29/23 Cumulus Podcast Network to Provide Brand Safety & Suitability Measurement Through Barometer
11/22/23 Cumulus Media’s Westwood One Presents Exclusive National Audio Coverage of Six NFL Games Over the Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend
11/14/23 Cumulus Media Promotes Tricia Gallenbeck to Regional Vice President of Reno, NV, and Eugene, OR Markets
11/1/23 Cumulus Media Introduces Hello Rossipes Podcast
10/27/23 Cumulus Media Reports Operating Results for the Third Quarter 2023
10/26/23 Westwood One Host Rich Eisen Wins Prestigious Marconi Award for Network/Syndicated Personality of the Year
10/24/23 Westwood One and Super Hi-Fi Partner for AI-Generated Weather Reports
10/16/23 Cumulus Media Announces Conference Call to Discuss Third Quarter 2023 Operating Results
10/10/23 Cumulus Media Brings Mäneskin’s New Single, “Honey (Are U Coming?)” to U.S. Audiences Through Latest “Your Music First” Audio Series Installment, Airing This Month Across Rock and Alternative Stations
10/9/23 Cumulus Media Delivers Hottest New Country Music to Listeners Through New “Your Music First” Audio Series Installment Featuring Jordan Davis’ New Single, “Tucson Too Late”
9/12/23 Cumulus Media Appoints Melissa Forrest as Vice President/Market Manager for Atlanta Market
9/7/23 Cumulus Media Promotes Tricia Walker to Vice President/Market Manager for Tri-Cities, TN, Market
9/6/23 Cumulus Media’s Westwood One Launches 37th Consecutive Season as the Exclusive Primetime Network Radio Partner of the NFL
9/6/23 Cumulus Media Announces Expanded Partnership With Rich Eisen
8/31/23 Cumulus Media Turns Up “Your Music First” Audio Series With New Installment Featuring the Stories Behind the Making of Gucci Mane’s New Single, “There I Go”
7/31/23 Cumulus Media Kicks Off Next Installment of “Your Music First” Audio Series Featuring the Stories Behind the Making of Three-Time GRAMMY-Winning Duo Dan + Shay’s New Single, “Save Me The Trouble”
7/28/23 Cumulus Media Reports Operating Results for the Second Quarter 2023
7/26/23 Six Cumulus Media Radio Stations and Personalities Named 2023 Marconi Radio Awards Finalists
7/11/23 Cumulus Media Names David Cohn Senior Vice President, Sales & Digital Partnerships at Westwood One
7/10/23 Cumulus Media Announces Conference Call to Discuss Second Quarter 2023 Operating Results
6/14/23 Cumulus Media Announces Final Results of Tender Offer
6/12/23 Cumulus Media Announces Preliminary Results of Tender Offer
6/5/23 Cumulus Media Launches “Your Music First” Audio Series Featuring the Stories Behind the Making of ACM Vocalist of the Year Lainey Wilson’s New Single, “Watermelon Moonshine”
6/5/23 Cumulus Media and Signal Hill Insights Release Podcast Download – Spring 2023 Report Revealing Latest Podcast Trends
5/30/23 Cumulus Media’s Westwood One Presents Exclusive Multiplatform Audio Coverage of the 2023 NCAA® Women’s College World Series
5/25/23 Westwood One Presents Exclusive Multiplatform Audio Coverage of the 2023 NCAA® Men’s Lacrosse Semifinals and Championship Games over Memorial Day Weekend
5/15/23 Cumulus Media Takes Music Fans Behind the Curtain With Exclusive Audio Content Featuring Janelle Monáe and Her New Single “Lipstick Lover”
5/12/23 Cumulus Media Announces Modified Dutch Auction Tender Offer to Purchase up to $10 Million of its Outstanding Class A Common Stock
5/8/23 Cumulus Media’s “Your Music First” Multi-Week Audio Series Takes Rock and Alternative Listeners Behind the Scenes With Jared Leto of Thirty Seconds To Mars and the Making of The Band’s New Single, “Stuck”
5/3/23 Bleav Joins the Cumulus Podcast Network
4/26/23 Cumulus Media Promotes Brandon Berman to President of Sales at Westwood One
4/25/23 Cumulus Media and PickleJar Partner to Create Daily Radio Show “PickleJar Up All Night” to Air Across 47 Cumulus Country Stations
4/24/23 New Studies Reveal Power of AM/FM Radio in Cars
4/12/23 Cumulus Media Announces Conference Call to Discuss First Quarter 2023 Operating Results
4/3/23 Cumulus Media’s “Your Music First” Multi-Week Audio Series Takes Listeners Behind the Scenes With Three-Time GRAMMY Winner and Hitmaker Darius Rucker, Who Returns to Country Radio With New Single, “Fires Don’t Start Themselves”
3/30/23 Cumulus Media’s Westwood One’s Terri Clark Wins Gracie Award for Weekend Host / Personality
3/30/23 Cumulus Media’s Westwood One Presents Exclusive Full-Court Audio Coverage of the 2023 NCAA® Men’s and Women’s Final Four® and National Championship Games on Multiple Platforms
3/23/23 Cumulus Media’s Westwood One Presents Exclusive Live Audio Coverage of the 2023 NCAA® Division I Women’s Basketball Championship
3/23/23 Cumulus Media’s Westwood One Presents Exclusive Multi-Platform Audio Coverage of the 2023 NCAA® Division I Men’s Basketball Sweet Sixteen® and Elite Eight®
3/14/23 Cumulus Media’s Westwood One Presents Exclusive Multiplatform Audio Coverage of the 2023 NCAA® Men’s Basketball Tournament
3/6/23 Cumulus Media Takes Listeners Behind the Scenes of GRAMMY® Award-Winning Icon Shania Twain’s New Single “Giddy Up!” in First Adult Contemporary Episodes of New Multi-Week Audio Series, “Your Music First”
3/3/23 Cumulus Media’s Westwood One Presents Audio Coverage of 2023 NCAA Basketball Conference Championship Week
2/27/23 Cumulus Media Launches Mark Levin’s Official Podcast Channel on YouTube
2/23/23 Cumulus Media Reports Operating Results for 2022
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2/8/24 Cumulus Media Partners With Vitalant Blood Donation for Successful Blood Drive in Albuquerque
2/5/24 Cumulus Media Chicago Launches Q101 Podcasts, a New Podcast Platform Featuring Four Podcasts From Q101- Chicago’s Alternative
1/24/24 Cumulus Media DFW’s Sportsradio 96.7 FM/1310 AM The Ticket Kicks Off Year-Long Celebration of 30 Legendary Years This Friday at 30th Birthday Party at House of Blues in Dallas
1/23/24 Indy’s Sports Ticket 1430 AM to Launch “The Dan Dakich Show,” Airing Weekdays From Noon-3pm Beginning Monday, January 29th
1/23/24 Detroit Sports Personality Anthony Bellino Debuts on 760 WJR Today as Co-Host of “SportsWrap” With Host Lomas Brown
1/4/24 Cumulus Media Appoints Justin Schaflander as Vice President of Sales for Atlanta Market
1/4/24 Cincinnati Radio Personality Jim Day Takes Morning Mic at Cumulus Media’s Classic Hits Station 103.5 WGRR-FM
1/2/24 Matt Malone Joins Deb Honeycutt and Kevin Freeman as New Co-Host of Mornings on Indianapolis Country Station 95.5 WFMS-FM
1/2/24 Cumulus Media Transforms News/Talk Landscape in Dallas/Fort Worth With Launch of New WBAP Simulcast on 93.3 FM and Four Key Additions to Cumulus Dallas/Fort Worth News Team
11/27/23 New Country 96.3’s “Hawkeye in the Morning” Hosts Take Home CMA Broadcast Award for Major Market Broadcast Personality
11/22/23 Cumulus Media’s 95.5 WFMS-FM “Stuff the Studio” Holiday Toy and Gift Drive to Benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of Indianapolis
11/22/23 Cumulus Media’s 105.7 THE X Raises Over $350,000 for Harrisburg-York-Lancaster’s Children’s Miracle Network in 17th Annual People’s Pay 4 Play Radiothon
11/21/23 Cumulus Media’s 99X Atlanta Welcomes the Return of Original 99X On-Air Host, Jill Melancon
11/7/23 Cumulus Media Promotes Adam Copeland to Program Director of San Francisco Sports Radio Stations KNBR-AM/FM, KGO-AM, and KTCT-AM
11/1/23 Detroit’s 760 WJR-AM Makes Big AM and PM Drive Announcements
10/23/23 Chris O’Brien and Janeen Coyle, 103.5 WGRR-FM Morning Show Co-Hosts and 2022 Marconi Radio Award Major Market Personality of the Year Winners, Announce Their Retirement From Radio
10/23/23 Cumulus Media Taps Todd Cavanah as Program Director for Chicago Classic Hits Powerhouse WLS-FM
10/18/23 NHL’s Dallas Stars Extend Long-Term Broadcast Partnership With Cumulus Media’s Sportsradio 96.7FM/1310 AM The Ticket/KTCK-FM in New Multi-Year Deal
10/18/23 Radio Personality Bob Rivers to be Inducted Into 2023 Radio Hall of Fame
10/16/23 Cumulus Media Stations Take Home Two 2023 Spectrum Awards From Indiana Broadcasters Association
10/6/23 Cumulus Media Launches Next Generation of Top 40 Radio in Kansas City With Launch Today of All The Hits 107.3 The Vibe/KMJK-FM
10/3/23 Cumulus Media and Chicago’s Q101 Announce Four Nights of Concerts With Annual “TWISTED XMAS”
9/28/23 Cumulus Media Launches Power 105.1/KCJK-FM, Kansas City’s New Home for Hip Hop and R&B
9/21/23 Cumulus Media Promotes Nina Montgomery to Program Director for Shreveport Radio Stations Q 97.3 FM and Lite Rock 100.7 FM
8/28/23 Cumulus Media Expands Live and Local Sports Coverage in South Carolina With the Launch of The Game Sports Radio Network
7/31/23 Sportsradio 96.7FM/1310 AM The Ticket/KTCK-FM Kicks Off Exciting New Midday Makeover in DFW
7/31/23 Cumulus Media Names Michelle Matthews as Program Director for 96.3 WDVD-FM in Detroit
7/31/23 Cumulus Media Names Dave Gibson as Morning Co-Host on Allentown’s Classic Rocker 99.9 The Hawk, WODE-FM
7/24/23 Cumulus Media Albuquerque Helps Local Shelters Fight the Effects of Heat on Area Homeless Community Through Bottled Water and Supplies Drive
7/24/23 Cumulus Albuquerque Radio Stations Honored With Nine New Mexico Broadcasters Association Excellence in Broadcasting Awards
7/21/23 Providence Radio Personality Bekah Berger Joins Giovanni and Jay Buff as Co-Host of Cumulus Media’s 92 PRO-FM/WPRO-FM Morning Show
7/20/23 Cumulus Media Promotes Ann Thomas as Program Director for Detroit News/Talk Radio Powerhouse, WJR 760AM
7/10/23 Cumulus Media’s KFRU to Debut Live and Local Afternoon News/Talk Program, “Columbia Today,” Hosted by Ted Farnen, Journalist and Former Missouri State Rep
7/10/23 Cumulus Media Signs Influential Atlanta Rock Radio Personality Steve Craig as Program Director and Midday On-Air Host for 99X
7/6/23 Cumulus Media’s 97 Rock/WGRF-FM Taps Veteran Classic Rocker John Mathews as On-Air Host, Middays, in Buffalo, NY
6/20/23 Cumulus Media Announces Programming Leadership Changes for Powerhouse Chicago and Minneapolis Rock Radio Stations
6/5/23 760 WJR Hall Of Fame Broadcaster Paul W. Smith Launches “Focus” And Moves To Middays
5/30/23 Cumulus Media’s 92Q/WQQK-FM Presents Free “Family Day in the Park” on Saturday, June 3rd, at Nashville’s Historic Hadley Park
5/26/23 Cumulus Media Classic Rock Station I-95/WIXV-FM Named Best Local Radio Station in Savannah in Connect Savannah’s 2023 Best Of Savannah Awards
5/17/23 Cumulus Media Promotes Joe Brown to Regional Digital Sales Manager for Cumulus Allentown/Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, PA, Markets
5/11/23 Cumulus Media’s WOSH 93.9/1490 and 103.9 WVBO Honored at the 2023 Wisconsin Broadcasters Association Awards Gala
4/26/23 Cumulus Media Taps Mike O’Reilly as New On-Air Host for 94.9 KCMO Morning Show
4/20/23 Chicago On-Air Personality Kenzie K Joins Cumulus Media’s Q101- Chicago’s Alternative as Co-Host of “Q101 Morning Crew”
4/19/23 Win Tickets to See Taylor Swift in Atlanta at the New Country 101-Five Easter Egg Hunt (Taylor’s Version)!
4/17/23 104.1 KRBE, Houston’s #1 Hit Music Station, Welcomes Taylor Swift to H-Town for Sold-Out Concerts by Changing the Station’s Name to TAY-RBE!
4/13/23 93Q’s Award-Winning “Ted & Amy in the Morning” Celebrates Promotion and Milestone in Syracuse
4/11/23 Cumulus Media Taps Josh Wolff as Program Director for Heritage Cincinnati AC Radio Station, Warm 98.5/WRRM-FM
4/10/23 Cumulus Media Appoints Award-Winning Sports Journalist David Kelly as Program Director, Wildcats Radio 1290/KCUB-AM in Tucson
3/31/23 Cumulus Media’s Newstalk 580/105.9 KMJ Partners With Valley PBS to Produce Documentary on KMJ’s 100 Years on Air
3/31/23 Cumulus Media Welcomes Return of Will Pendarvis to Atlanta’s Legendary 99X
3/30/23 Cumulus Detroit’s 760 WJR Named Official Radio Broadcast Home of Michigan Panthers Football for 2023 Season
3/30/23 Cumulus Media’s WYZB-FM Turns Up the Country on the Emerald Coast as it Rebrands Today as Y1055 – The Best Country
2/27/23 Leslie Fram and Steve Barnes Reunite to Re-launch Legendary 99X Atlanta Morning Show
2/23/23 San Jose Earthquakes Announce Cumulus Media’s 810 AM The Spread/KGO-AM as its New English Language Flagship Radio Station
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1/30/24 Cumulus Media’s DFW Radio Stations Raise A Record-Breaking $2.69 Million for Local Charities in 2023
12/22/23 Cumulus Media’s Newstalk KBOI and the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Once Again Break Records in “Idaho’s Largest Toy Drive,” an Annual 12-Day Holiday Toy Drive Benefiting Toys for Tots
12/20/23 Cumulus Cincinnati’s Warm 98.5 Dragonfly Radiothon Raises Over $40,000 to Help Tri-State Area Children Battling Pediatric Cancer and Their Families
12/19/23 Cumulus Indianapolis’ 104.5 WJJK and 95.5 WFMS Join Forces to Raise $188,240 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Two-Day Radiothons
12/19/23 Cumulus Des Moines Country Station 92.5 KJJY Raises $131,146 for Critically Ill Iowa Children and Their Families During Annual Two Days of Compassion Radiothon
12/12/23 Cumulus Media’s DFW Country Stations New Country 96.3 and 99.5 The Wolf Team Up to Raise $1,071,096 for Fort Worth’s Cook Children’s, a Children’s Miracle Network Hospital
12/12/23 Cumulus Albuquerque’s 92.3 KRST Country Breaks Fundraising Record in Fifth Annual KRST Country Cares for St. Jude Kids Radiothon
12/12/23 Cumulus Houston’s 104.1 KRBE Raises $194,000 for Texas Children’s Hospitals Through Second Annual Houston’s Little Heroes Radiothon
12/7/23 Cumulus Media’s 104.5 WJJK and 95.5 WFMS to Host Two-Day Radiothons to Raise Funds for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
12/4/23 99.5 WZPL’s “Smiley Morning Show” Make-a-Wish Request-a-Thon Raises Over $1 Million for Make-A-Wish Foundation of Ohio, Kentucky & Indiana
12/4/23 Cumulus Media’s WMAL Raises More Than $413,000 to Help House Families of Injured Military Members in 21st Annual WMAL Operation Fisher House Radiothon
11/30/23 New Country 96.3’s Hawkeye and Michelle Rodriguez of “Hawkeye in the Morning” Collect Over 152,869 Holiday Cards for the Troops This Holiday Season
11/27/23 Cumulus Tucson’s 97.5 The Vibe to Host Second Annual “DJs for PJs” Pajama and Book Drive Benefiting Tucson Area Children in Need
11/27/23 99.5 WZPL’s “Smiley Morning Show” Kicks Off Annual Make-A-Wish Request-A-Thon This Thursday, November 30th
11/22/23 Cumulus Media’s 95.5 WFMS-FM “Stuff the Studio” Holiday Toy and Gift Drive to Benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of Indianapolis
11/22/23 Cumulus Media’s 105.7 THE X Raises Over $350,000 for Harrisburg-York-Lancaster’s Children’s Miracle Network in 17th Annual People’s Pay 4 Play Radiothon
11/10/23 Cumulus Memphis’ Rock Station 98.1 The Max Raises Over $640,000 for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Memphis in Record-Breaking 33rd Annual Radiothon
9/26/23 Cumulus Media’s KMJ in Fresno Raises $620,000 for Central California Food Bank in Successful 10th Annual Feeding Families Fund Drive
9/26/23 Cumulus Savannah Radio Stations I-95, KIX96, Magic 103.9, and E93 Team With CareSource for Successful Diaper Drive During National Diaper Need Awareness Week
8/8/23 Q106.1 and The Strand Salon and Spa’s “Glamourazzi” Event This Thursday Will Give Kids at MU Health Care Children’s Hospital the Celebrity Treatment!
8/4/23 Cumulus Media’s Z93 JAMZ/WWWZ-FM and Magic 107.3/WMGL-FM Kick Off “7th Annual 843 Day” Benefiting Lowcountry Kids Heading Back to School
7/28/23 Cumulus Media’s 93.3 Nash Icon/WWFF-FM Joins Nancy Jones, Wife of Late Country Singer George Jones, and All-Star Concert Line-Up to Raise Over $80,000 for Families of Huntsville, AL, Police Officers Shot in the Line of Duty
7/24/23 Cumulus Media Albuquerque Helps Local Shelters Fight the Effects of Heat on Area Homeless Community Through Bottled Water and Supplies Drive
6/29/23 Cumulus Media’s Shreveport Radio Stations Implement Massive Water and Food Giveaway to Help Shreveport-Bossier City Residents Left Without Power After Extreme Storms
6/23/23 Hawkeye and Michelle of Cumulus Media’s New Country 96.3 Help Feed DFW Hungry with Tango Charities, Creating Over 22,000 Meals for Area Food Pantries
5/30/23 Cumulus Media’s 92Q/WQQK-FM Presents Free “Family Day in the Park” on Saturday, June 3rd, at Nashville’s Historic Hadley Park
5/18/23 Cumulus Media’s News Talk 640/WFNC-AM Morning Show Collects Almost 16,000 Pounds of Food for Fayetteville, NC’s Second Harvest Food Bank Through Successful Community Drive
4/18/23 Mark “Hawkeye” Louis, Host of “Hawkeye In The Morning” on Cumulus Media’s New Country 96.3/KSCS-FM, Honored With Proclamation From the City of Fort Worth for Founding 25-Year Tree-Planting Campaign
4/6/23 PHOTOS: Cumulus Huntsville, AL’s 104.3 WZYP Collects and Delivers Relief Items for Mississippi Tornado Victims
3/14/23 Cumulus Media’s Savannah Radio Stations Raise $101,678 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital During Annual Two-Day St. Jude Radiothon
3/8/23 Cumulus Media’s K105/WQXK-FM in Youngstown, OH, Raises $145,986 for Children’s Cancer Treatment and Research in Annual Two-Day St. Jude Radiothon
3/6/23 Cumulus Des Moines Radio Stations Nash FM 97.3 and 95 KGGO Raise Over $77,900 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital During Annual Music Gives to St. Jude Radiothon
3/3/23 Cumulus Media’s New Country 96.3 and 99.5 The Wolf Raise More Than $200,000 for Cook Children’s at Second Annual Texas Independence Jam
2/28/23 Cumulus Detroit’s 760 WJR Joins The Salvation Army of Metro Detroit to Raise Nearly $1.9 Million to Help the Area’s Hungry and Homeless