Townsquare Media Buys XXL Magazine
September 22, 2014 at 5:06 PM (PT)
TOWNSQUARE MEDIA has purchased hip-hop publication XXL magazine, men's entertainment/lifestyle site ANTENNA magazine, and KING-MAG.COM from HARRIS PUBLICATIONS, reports the NEW YORK POST. Terms were not disclosed.
According to the POST, XXL will become digital only after one final print issue for OCTOBER-NOVEMBER. ANTENNA previously relaunched as a digital-only site in JULY, and KING-MAG will relaunch after having been suspended. TOWNSQUARE Chief Content Officer BILL WILSON said that 11 XXL staffers will be offered jobs with the company.