If you have not registered, please sign up for a free account now. News reports about changes at iHeart stations in various markets began to appear Tuesday afternoon. This sucks for both of them. Lance has two decades of experience tracking the audio industry and its use of digital platforms. Afternoon hosts Jake Query and Derek Schultz are gone from afternoons at Sports 1260 WNDE Indianapolis. Support local radio and sign the petition: https://www.change.org/p/iheartmedia-bring-back-query-and-schultz, Local sports-talk radio show ‘Query & Schultz’ canceled. WNDE, the longtime Indianapolis Fox Sports Radio affiliate has dropped its FM signal, 97.5. Schultz said at least two other local on-air people were terminated. Locally produced sports-talk radio show “Query & Schultz,” which has been on the air since 2011, has been canceled. Fun, funny, informative and with a heart and tongue in cheek humor. 107.5 The Fan/Emmis needs to pick them up for 10a-12pm and replace LeBatard. The show, which filled the 3 p.m.-to-7 p.m. drive-time spot on WNDE-AM 1260 as part of the Fox Sports lineup, was hosted by Jake Query and Derek Schultz. These guys are fun, knowledgeable, and so attuned to local interests. By continuing to use this website you are giving consent to cookies being used. Makes no sense! Officials for iHeart Radio Indianapolis, which owns WNDE-AM, WFBQ-FM 94.7 and WRZX-FM 103.3, did not respond to messages Tuesday seeking comment about the cancellation. Chris ‘Crate’ Atticus departs as Imaging Director and evening host at Alternative “Alt 103.3” WOLT. This way iHeart can spin it that they were able to find a strong affiliate for Limbaugh in Indianapolis to potentially keep other affiliates from bailing. WNDE will retain its Sports programming the remainder of the day including its locally originating afternoon show hosted by Jake Query and Bill Schultz from 3-7pm and Fox Sports Radio programming the remainder of the day. But when everyone one else says no and you need to save face, options become limited. It’s not just us!) The station switches to conservative talk radio with The Rush Limbaugh Show from noon – 3pm before going back to sports with Indy’s Query and Schultz from 3 – 7pm, followed by Fox Sports overnight. Earlier this week, the duo announced their new venture, a TV show for ISC Sports Network, which will launch Sept. 9 and continue with weekly episodes every Wednesday at 6pm. “The only thing I can say at this point is stay tuned.”. This was a restructure with iHeart corporate.”. They knew the City and always took the right angles. Tuddies and all, they were fun to listen to and made me want to listen more. Lance Venta is the Owner and Publisher of RadioInsight.com and a consultant for RadioBB Networks specializing in integration of radio and the internet. Keep it local from 7a-6pm. Bad move for WNDE. Will be waiting for them to resurface soon! Nationally syndicated by Premiere Networks, The Rush Limbaugh Show is heard on nearly 600 stations and is the highest-rated national radio talk show in America. Visit our, David Adams To Program KQKQ/KOOO/KOPW Omaha. This wasn’t a local or regional decision. The station's owner, 94 year old Charles Herrold, said the format has been losing money for several years … Brandon Contes is a freelance writer for BSM. So little local content left anymore. The show, which filled the 3 p.m.-to-7 p.m. drive-time spot on WNDE-AM 1260 as part of the Fox Sports lineup, was hosted by Jake Query and Derek Schultz. The station which will also simulcast Query & Schultz (3pm-7pm) and the FOX Sports Radio Network the remainder of the week, is expected to sign-on for the first time in late June, just in time for Limbaugh to find a new home in Indianapolis in July. Original Report 6/3: When Rush Limbaugh exits Emmis News/Talk 93.1 WIBC Indianapolis on July 3, he will find a new home on iHeartMedia Sports 1260 WNDE/97.5 W248AW Indianapolis. “After 8 1/2 years, we were informed this morning that Query & Schultz wouldn’t continue on WNDE as part of massive corporate layoffs* (*See? WNDE broadcasts a unique lineup, featuring local sports talk, syndicated political commentary and national Fox Sports Radio programming. “Rush continues to be national radio’s dominate talk personality. That really, really stinks. (Sources: Nielsen Audio, PPM, APR14-APR15, AQH Rank, P 12+; and PPM, APR’14 to APR’15, AQH Share, A 25-54). This was the best local radio show, of any topic. One of the few good original things about living here besides the low cost of living. With Derek & Jake gone, I stopped listening to 1260 AM. Always fun to listen to. The addition of an FM signal for WNDE came more than two years after its competitor, ESPN 1070 The Fan added 107.5 as an FM simulcast. “The only thing I can say at this point is stay tuned.”. “We had a lot of things on the books for 2020. But he didn’t limit his future to radio. Editor's note: You can comment on IBJ stories by signing in to your IBJ account. Always looked forward to 3pm weekdays because of these two…. “We weren’t aware this was coming,” he said. Oh no. Brandon Contes is a freelance writer for BSM. He can be found on Twitter @BrandonContes. Over the past year, The Rush Limbaugh Show was the #1 ranked talk program in its day-part in Indianapolis. 1260 was broadcasting as a sports talk station for well over a decade when they began simulcasting on 97.5 FM in 2015. “So, the rocketship has landed,” Schultz said on Twitter. iHeartMedia Indianapolis announced today the addition of The Rush Limbaugh Show as they debut 97.5 FM in the Indianapolis market. “We found out this morning,” he said. “After 8.5 years our numbers were finally called as part of a major corporate layoff,” Query said on Twitter on Tuesday. The Fan still uses both 1070 AM and 107.5 FM for its broadcasts, while Fox Sports 1260 makes the uncommon decision of dropping its FM signal in favor of AM. Indy sports talkers Jake Query and Derek Schultz are together again, reuniting after losing their daily radio show on WNDE shortly after the start of this year. Copyright Barrett Sports Media © All rights reserved. What is the station thinking? Barrett Sports Media delivers news, advice, and opinion on the sports radio, TV, and print industries. Voth stymies Phillies, Nationals win doubleheader opener. “On behalf of @Schultz975, thanks to all who supported our show. That show is terrible. After missing the last eleven games, Pacers star Victor Oladipo may return to the lineup tonight just in time for a visit from division-leading Milwaukee. Please visit www.RushLimbaugh.com for more information.

Facebook Idaho News, Kitty Winn Husband, Magellan Health Pay Grade 25, Disney Princess Comics Blind Box, Nickelback Drummer Dies, Jonas Max Ferris Wikipedia, Who Are The Yanks In An Occurrence At Owl Creek Bridge, Tegan Price Hairstyle Tutorial, Maya Hawke Blush, Molly Griggs Height, Lesser Symbol Of Wrath,