November 18, 2015
Greater Media’s WMJX-FM, Boston’s radio home for Today’s Hits & Yesterday’s Favorites, will flip the switch to Christmas music on Friday, November 20th at 5pm to officially ring in the season and play the best variety of holiday favorites all the way through Christmas Day at midnight.
MAGIC 106.7 will continue their commercial-free Christmas hours at 8:15am and 2:15pm each weekday. In addition, the MAGIC OF CHRISTMAS tradition will continue with commercial-free music from 6pm Christmas Eve through 8pm Christmas Day to give listeners the opportunity to enjoy their holiday favorites without interruption as they celebrate with family and friends.
The 74th Annual City of Boston Tree Lighting is Thursday, December 3rd from 6pm-8pm and is broadcast live on WCVB-TV Channel 5. Over 15,000 people attend and join Santa, Mayor Marty Walsh, plus MAGIC hosts David O’Leary and Nancy Quill on Boston Common as the holiday season kicks off with an evening of fun and entertainment, including performances from Elf The Musical.
In case some of our listeners miss hearing the music on MAGIC 106.7, Today’s Hits, Yesterday’s Favorites…it will be broadcast on MAGIC 106.7 HD-2, available at www.magic1067.com<http://www.magic1067.com/.
November 6, 2015
The ceremony took place during the DASH 3.0 Conference on Wednesday, November 4th at the Westin Detroit Metropolitan Airport. The theme of this year’s two-day event was entitled “Radio & the Connected Car: A Survival Guide for Radio Broadcasters”.
Philadelphia’s Ben-FM took home the top honor for “Best Sales Approach” for the station’s “Mutt Madness” campaign, which encourages pet owners to celebrate their four–legged friends by uploading photos of their pets to the BEN FM site for chance to win prizes and spotlight their pet. The Mutt Madness campaign themes change throughout the year and is sponsored by Rafferty Subaru.
Charlotte’s WLNK-FM/The Link won in “Best Digital Promotion” category for the “Matt & Ramona Drive Time”, an exclusive web series on 107.9 The Link sponsored by Gastonia Chrysler/Jeep/Dodge. Each episode is approx. 2 minutes each and features the hosts real-life adventures/conversations in a new vehicle.
“We are very proud of our stations taking home these two coveted awards,” said Greater Media Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Peter Smyth.” It underscores our company’s commitment and dedication to providing the very best digital offerings possible to our clients and listeners. Congratulations to both stations for their outstanding work and dedication.”