Portland Shuffle Sends Savage To KPAM
January 28, 2010 at 2:44 PM (PT)
TALK RADIO NETWORK's MICHAEL SAVAGE has switched PORTLAND affiliates from ALPHA BROADCASTING Talk KXL-A to crosstown PAMPLIN Talk KPAM-A, reports OREGON MEDIA CENTRAL. ALPHA Talk chief BRIAN JENNINGS tells OMC that SAVAGE's move was prompted by his unhappiness at beiong moved to 7p on KXL to make way for the station's new afternoon news block.
Former KXJM (JAMMIN 107.5) "THE PLAYHOUSE" host PK is filling in on KXL in SAVAGE's slot; SAVAGE officially ends his run on the station on FEBRUARY 5th. SAVAGE will fill the gap left by the move of PREMIERE's SEAN HANNITY and CITADEL's MARK LEVIN to ALPHA sister Talk KCMD-A (FREEDOM 970).