PHILADELPHIA, PA – September 4, 2019 – Entercom, a leading media and entertainment company and the unrivaled leader in sports radio, announced today its station 97.1 The Ticket (WXYT-FM), Detroit’s only local sports talk station, will launch its own special edition beer in partnership with Ellison Brewing and Spirits. “97.1 The Ticket American Lager” and “97.1 The Ticket DDH Hazy Pale Ale” beer is brewed and packaged by Ellison Brewing and Spirits and will be available on tap and in limited edition cans throughout Michigan, beginning September 9.
“97.1 The Ticket is thrilled to launch its very own lager and pale ale,” said Debbie Kenyon, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom Detroit. “It’s been a fun venture working with Ellison, a veteran owned and operated business from East Lansing. Like 97.1 The Ticket, Ellison is committed to excellence both in its quality and community relationships. We think our listeners, over 21 years of age, will enjoy these new creations.”
“We are really excited to have the opportunity and privilege to work with 97.1 The Ticket to bring these world-class beers to Michigan beer drinkers,” said Aaron Hanson, Founder and Owner, Ellison Brewing and Spirits. “Our hope is that everyone enjoys the beers as much as we enjoy making them.”
For more information, please visit www.ellisonbrewing.com.
Listeners can tune in 97.1 The Ticket (WXYT-FM) in Detroit 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.
97.1 The Ticket 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, currently has over 300 stations and more than 10,000 podcasts, with more added continuously on its rapidly growing platform. 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).