PHILADELPHIA, PA – May 6, 2019 – Entercom, a leading media and entertainment company and one of the two largest radio broadcasters in the U.S., announced the debut of “Stryker and Klein” on The World Famous KROQ (KROQ-FM) in Los Angeles. The afternoon show, featuring co-hosts Ted Stryker and Kevin Klein, can be heard weekdays on L.A.’s Iconic Alternative Rock Station from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. PT.
“Pairing Stryker and Klein is something we could never have imagined just a few years ago,” said Jeff Federman, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom Los Angeles. “Individually, they’ve both had tremendous success throughout their careers. Adding great content to our afternoon programming is something that we’re very committed to and these guys do a fantastic job connecting the music to fun and interesting conversations.”
“KROQ is my hometown station, it’s part of who I am and I’m very excited and enthused to continue my journey with Klein,” said Stryker. “Our listeners can expect an enthusiastic, must-listen to program as they wind down their work days.”
Stryker joined KROQ as an on-air host in 1999. In addition to his role at the station, Stryker currently hosts the syndicated radio show “Out of Order” for Compass Media Networks. He has also served as host of the Grammy Awards for Grammy.com and has made several television appearances, including MTV and VH1, as well as various movie appearances.
“Working at The World Famous KROQ has always been a dream of mine,” said Klein. “People in SoCal are in their cars all day and our show will provide them with entertaining and topical content to listen to in the afternoon.”
Prior to joining KROQ, Klein hosted a top-rated morning show, “Kevin Klein Live” on Live 105 (now Entercom sister station ALT 105.3) in San Francisco. Klein has also served as on-air host for “The Playboy Morning Show” in Los Angeles and has been featured on VH1, MTV, Bravo and E!.
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).