RADIO.COM Original to Air Daily Beginning on January 6
Entercom, the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content in the United States, presents “Mike’s On,” a RADIO.COM Original to be hosted by longtime WFAN (WFAN-AM/FM) host Mike Francesa. The highly anticipated daily show will be available weekdays from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. ET beginning today, only on RADIO.COM, the exclusive digital home for all Entercom content across its portfolio of 235 stations. From 6:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. ET Mike will also be heard on his longtime radio home The FAN, WFAN (101.9 FM/660 AM).
“Mike Francesa is a pillar in sports radio who has played an integral part in driving sports conversations in New York,” said J.D. Crowley, Chief Digital Officer, Entercom. “We’re excited to continue our partnership with Mike and offer the same unrivaled sports content our New York listeners love to a broader audience on RADIO.COM.”
“I’m looking forward to working with RADIO.COM in a variety of new ways and continuing my tenure on WFAN,” said Francesa. “This new opportunity will allow me to connect with loyal listeners all over the country on both broadcast and digital and I’m looking forward to making this new show a success.”
Now in his fourth decade in sports talk media, Mike Francesa has firmly established himself as one of the most celebrated and successful sports talk show hosts in the history of radio. For 19 years, Francesa teamed up with Christopher Russo to host the iconic “Mike and the Mad Dog” show on WFAN, New York’s flagship sports station. Francesa then went on to host “Mike’s On,” and will continue to do so daily from 6:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. ET on WFAN and streamed on RADIO.COM. In addition, Francesa will also host exclusive and original RADIO.COM programming to be announced at a later date.