Scott Shannon: 'It Was Just Time To Make A Change'
February 26, 2014 at 6:36 AM (PT)
ALL ACCESS was the first (NET NEWS 2/24) to uncover a page hidden on the WCBS-FM website that revealed the mystery of where longtime WPLJ/NEW YORK morning co-host SCOTT SHANNON would end up. YESTERDAY (NET NEWS 2/25), CBS-F made it official that he's crossing the street to do wakeups from 6-10a at CBS Classic Hits WCBS-F, effective MONDAY, MARCH 3rd, working with PD JIM RYAN.
TODAY (2/26), TUNEDINNYC.COM sheds some more light on the move in an interview with SHANNON.
He told the website that, “I was involved in the decision. It was just time to make a change.”
Regarding rumors that he's was joining CCM+E Talk WOR-A/NEW YORK, SHANNON said, “I never misled anyone to thinking I was going there. I had discussions with them. I certainly was capable and willing to do a show on a Talk radio station.”
SHANNON said he would remain as a host of CUMULUS’ TRUE OLDIES CHANNEL, simply said, “We worked it out.”