PHILADELPHIA, PA – December 16, 2020 – Entercom announces WCBS-FM 101.1 (WCBS-FM) morning show “Scott Shannon in the Morning with Patty Steele” will host its annual “Big Show Holiday Spectacular” on December 18 from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. ET.
The annual broadcast, which benefits Blythedale Children’s Hospital, will feature virtual musical performances by Kelly Clarkson, Rob Thomas of Matchbox Twenty, Johnny Rzeznik of the Goo Goo Dolls, Billy Joel’s sax man Mark Rivera and Holiday Express. Throughout the broadcast, the morning show will encourage listeners to donate via phone bank or by texting BCHKIDS to 76278.
“Our calendars are marked every year for this special broadcast, which gives us to opportunity to showcase the selfless generosity of the WCBS-FM listeners,” said Scott Shannon, morning show host, WCBS-FM 101.1. “We look forward to another heartwarming day of spreading holiday cheer with our friends at Blythedale.”
Blythedale Children’s Hospital, New York State’s only independent, specialty children’s hospital, is dedicated to improving the health and quality of life of children with complex medical illnesses and conditions. Over the years, Scott Shannon has been a longtime supporter both professionally and personally of Blythedale Children’s Hospital’s mission and has helped raise more than $4 million.
For more information, please visit https://www.radio.com/wcbsfm/latest/scott-shannon-and-wcbs-fms-2020-blythedale-broadcast.
Entercom is committed to supporting the health and success of the communities that are the heart of its business. “Big Show Holiday Spectacular” is a part of Entercom Serves, the Company’s social impact platform that raises awareness of social issues and brings communities together for good. Entercom unites with its listeners and brands to support sound communities through several pillars of impact: children’s health, mental health and anti-bullying, veterans and service members, the environment, civic education, and diversity, equity and inclusion.
Listeners can tune in to WCBS-FM 101.1 (WCBS-FM) in New York 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.
About Entercom Communications Corp.
Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM) is the #1 creator of live, original local audio content in the U.S and the unrivaled leader in local radio sports and news. Home to the nation’s most influential collection of podcasts, digital and broadcast content, and premium live experiences, Entercom engages over 170 million consumers each month. Available on every device in every major U.S. market, the company delivers the industry’s most compelling live and on-demand content and experiences from voices and influencers its communities trust and love. Entercom’s robust portfolio of assets and integrated solutions offer advertisers today’s most engaged audiences through targeted reach, brand amplification and local activation—all at national scale. Learn more at www.entercom.com, Facebook and Twitter (@Entercom).