Astra Joins NYC's AMP 92.3
September 9, 2014 at 1:56 PM (PT)
COX Top 40 WBLI/LONG ISLAND midday host ASTRA hops on the LONG ISLAND EXPRESSWAY headed west, as she joins CBS Top 40 WBMP (THE NEW 92.3 AMP RADIO)/NEW YORK, effective MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 15th.
AMP PD RICK THOMAS commented, "“ASTRA’s positive energy and great sound make her the perfect match for 92.3 AMP RADIO. We’re thrilled to have her on our team.”.
ASTRA added, "I am honored and blessed to be joining the team at 92.3 AMP RADIO. It’s been my dream to work in the #1 market. To have landed the afternoon drive position, I can say that all of my hard work has paid off...DREAMS DO COME TRUE! I can't wait to crack that mic and make noise in NEW YORK CITY!”
This marks ASTRA’s return to CBS RADIO; she previously produced the morning show for WNEW – THE NEW MIX 102.7, now FRESH 102.7. ASTRA originally joined WBLI as the host of the AFTER DARK night show. Her first on-air gig was middays at WXXP (PARTY 105.3/LONG ISLAND, and she later added afternoons at sister station WLIR.