“The Bert Show” Joins 102.9 NOW in Dallas, TX
KDMX-FM Becomes the 20th Affiliate for The Bert Show
DALLAS/FORT WORTH, TX – January 15, 2014 – 102.9 NOW (KDMX FM) announced today that The Bert Show will join the station as its new morning show, airing weekdays from 5-9:00 a.m. C.T. The Bert Show will launch on 102.9 NOW on Tuesday, January 21, 2014.
The Bert Show is a syndicated program powered by YEA Networks, Kidd Kraddick’s broadcasting company, and features host, Bert Weiss, co-hosts Jeff Dauler, Kristin Klingshirn and a variety of additional on air characters. The Bert Show will entertain listeners in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex with authentic, lifestyle conversations, pop culture gossip, news, A-list celebrity guests and continued hit music. Tara, 102.9 NOW’s previous morning show host, will keep The Bert Show connected to the Metroplex with live traffic, weather and entertainment updates. The addition of The Bert Show is the latest in a series of changes in the market and reinforces Clear Channel Media and Entertainment Dallas’ commitment to providing North Texas with all-star programming lineups on all of its stations.
“We are thrilled to welcome The Bert Show to the Clear Channel DFW family,” said Deidre Richter, President, Clear Channel Media and Entertainment Dallas / Ft Worth. “102.9 NOW has seen major growth in the past year, and addition of The Bert Show will only add to the station’s success. We know this will be a win for both listeners and advertisers alike.”
“I can’t tell you how excited I am to be back on in the Metroplex! I fell in love with Dallas-Ft. Worth when I was on Kidd’s show,” said Weiss. “I can’t wait to get started and connect with the area again.”
Fans can listen to 102.9 NOW on the station’s website, www.1029now.com, as well as on iHeartRadio, Clear Channel’s all-in-one digital radio service. iHeartRadio delivers everything listeners want in one free, fully-integrated service: instant access to more than 1,500 of the nation’s most popular live broadcast and digital-only radio stations from 150 cities, plus user-created custom stations inspired by favorite artists and songs. iHeartRadio also offers listeners a “Perfect For” feature which allows users to choose from thousands of curated stations based on a range of moods and activities. New – iHeartRadio Talk feature offers on-demand listener-created talk content alongside popular news, celebrity and entertainment “audiosodes.” iHeartRadio Talk also features “Daily Pulse,” a customizable Talk channel featuring the most up-to-date news and culture highlights, to which users can add or remove content that is most important to them.
About Clear Channel Media and Entertainment Dallas:
Clear Channel Dallas owns and operates 92.5 KZPS-FM, 97.1 KEGL-FM, 102.1 KDGE-FM, 102.9 KDMX-FM, 106.1 KHKS-FM and is part of Clear Channel Media and Entertainment. With 243 million monthly listeners in the U.S., Clear Channel Media and Entertainment has the largest reach of any radio or television outlet in America. Clear Channel Media and Entertainment serves 150 cities through 850 owned radio stations. The company’s radio stations and content can be heard on AM/FM stations, HD digital radio channels, Sirius/XM satellite, on the Internet at iHeartRadio.com and on the company’s radio station websites, on the iHeartRadio mobile application on iPads and smartphones, and used via navigation systems from TomTom, Garmin and others. The company’s operations include radio broadcasting, online and mobile services and products, live concerts and events, syndication, music research services and independent media representation. Clear Channel Media and Entertainment is a division of CC Media Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: CCMO), a leading global media and entertainment company. More information on the company can be found at www.clearchannel.com.