KBLX/San Francisco Hires Comedian Mark Curry For New Local Morning Show
October 2, 2015 at 10:54 AM (PT)
ENTERCOM COMMUNICATIONS Urban AC KBLX (102.9)/SAN FRANCISCO is bringing BAY AREA comedian MARK CURRY to AM drive on MONDAY, OCTOBER 12th. CURRY will be joined by veteran broadcasters VICTOR “BIG DADDY” ZARAGOZA and KIMMIE TAYLOR, both of whom have collectively been with KBLX for over 15 years.
PD STACY CUNNINGHAM said, “The KBLX audience has been asking for a live and local morning show and we’re giving them exactly that. I’m so excited to have such great talent on the KBLX airwaves and it’s an honor and privilege to put together a local morning show that will not only be engaging and entertaining, but will also be an integral part of our listeners’ daily lives.”
VP/GM said STEVE DINARDO added, "MARK CURRY is a great addition to ENTERCOM and the KBLX family. As a BAY AREA native, MARK truly understands this unique and diverse media landscape. MARK’s compelling humor and mass appeal will resonate with KBLX listeners. This team’s passion for the community and their charisma are a winning combination."
CURRY said, “I’m so ready to take to the BAY AREA airwaves. I’m bubbling with excitement to serve the listeners of this legendary radio station in the market where I was born and raised. How great is that? We’re about to change the face of BAY AREA radio forever. Get ready, cause here we come.”
Comedian MARK CURRY is best known for his starring role on the ABC sitcom HANGIN WITH MR. COOPER. He has also served as a host of TV’s syndicated series IT’S SHOWTIME AT THE APOLLO.
The new local morning show will replace PREMIERE NETWORKS syndicated STEVE HARVEY MORNING SHOW.