PHILADELPHIA, PA – April 29, 2019 – Entercom, a leading media and entertainment company and one of the two largest radio broadcasters in the U.S., unveiled the lineup for The World Famous KROQ’s (KROQ-FM) 27th annual “KROQ Weenie Roast.” For the first time, this year’s installment will move to Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, CA on Saturday, June 8 and will feature musical performances from The Lumineers, 311, Silversun Pickups, The Revivalists, Catfish and the Bottlemen, X Ambassadors, Flora Cash, Smith & Thell and The Regrettes.
“We’ve always believed ‘Weenie Roast’ belonged on the beach and we are thrilled that after 27 years we are finally able to dig our feet in the sand,” said Jeff Federman, Senior Vice President, Entercom Southern California. “We look forward to entertaining our listeners with this amazing lineup, featuring some of their favorite artists that they hear on KROQ.”
All proceeds will benefit Doheny State Beach Interpretive Association, Heal the Bay and the Surfrider Foundation. Doheny State Beach Interpretive Association is the non-profit cooperating association of Doheny State Beach dedicated to the protection of the park’s beaches, facilities, marine refuge and historical and cultural stories. Heal the Bay is an environmental nonprofit dedicated to making the coastal waters and watersheds of Greater Los Angeles safe, healthy and clean. The Surfrider Foundation is dedicated to the protection and enjoyment of the world’s ocean, waves and beaches through a powerful activist network. Additional educational support is offered for the California Coastal Commission including messaging about the Coastal Cleanup Day which is scheduled for September 21, 2019.
Tickets go on sale May 2 at 10:00 a.m. to KROQ Street Team members. Public on sale begins Friday, May 3 at 10:00 a.m. via frontgatetickets.com. For more information, please visit kroq.radio.com/weenieroast.
Listeners can tune in to KROQ (KROQ-FM) in Los Angeles on air, as well as nationwide on the RADIO.COM app and website. Fans can also connect with the station on social media via Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.
KROQ is a RADIO.COM station. RADIO.COM, the fastest growing digital audio app in the United States and the current leader in local sports coverage, has over 300 stations and 3,000 podcasts. RADIO.COM is a part of Entercom.
About Entercom Communications Corp.
Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM) is a leading American media and entertainment company reaching and engaging over 170 million people each month through its premier collection of highly rated, award winning radio stations, digital platforms and live events. As one of the country’s two largest radio broadcasters, Entercom offers integrated marketing solutions and delivers the power of local connection on a national scale with coverage of close to 90% of persons 12+ in the top 50 markets. Entercom is the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content and the nation’s unrivaled leader in news and sports radio. Learn more about Philadelphia-based Entercom at www.entercom.com, Facebook and Twitter (@Entercom).