KWEE (We 96.3)/Portland, OR, Adds DJ Bonics To Afternoon Drive
October 7, 2016 at 12:59 PM (PT)
ALPHA MEDIA PORTLAND has added DJ BONICS to Top 40 Rhythmic KWEE (WE 96.3). The on-air personality will be on from 4-7p (PT), starting OCTOBER 17th.
As the official DJ for WIZ KHALIFA's TAYLOR GANG ENT., BONICS has played stages such as COACHELLA, BONNAROO, MADE IN AMERICA and the UK WIRELESS FESTIVAL, with TV apperances on DAVID LETTERMAN, JIMMY FALLON, CONAN O'BRIEN,"The ELLEN Show," "SATURDAY Night Live," the 2015 BILLBOARD MUSIC AWARDS, BET, MTV and ESPN's "Sportscenter."
BONICS also has extensive radio experience hosting shows on stations in PITTSBURGH, LOS ANGELES and PHILADELPHIA.
He was a RED BULL 3STYLE U.S. NATIONAL DJ finalist in 2010 and 2015. BONICS has performed in 20 different countries in over 75 cities including LAS VEGAS, DUBAI, HONG KONG, TAIPEI, PARIS, SYDNEY, SAO PAOLO, LOS ANGELES, NEW YORK, AMSTERDAM, LEBANON and LONDON.
ALPHA MEDIA VP Programming PHIL BECKER commented: “Very few broadcast companies are willing to commit to authentic hip-hop. Nationally the format is underserved and WE are here to change that. BONICS brings genuine credibility and star power to PORTLAND’s true Hip Hop station.”
Said DJ BONICS: “I am so excited to move to PORTLAND to work with ALPHA MEDIA, especially PHIL BECKER. With his vision and my experience in radio, DJing/mixshows, and traveling around the world with WIZ, WE will create something special, not just for PORTLAND, but for the world.”
ALPHA MEDIA PD CHRIS STEWART added, “BONICS is a Pro-Bowler and WE are excited to have the opportunity to draft him. I have no doubt that with him on the roster, WE will do big things.”