Podcast Radio to launch on AM and FM in Missouri with Alpha Media

Podcast Radio is collaborating with Alpha Media in the US to launch its format in Missouri.

Podcast Radio Missouri will appear on KREI-AM (Farmington) from May 27th and KWIX AM/FM (Moberly) on June 17th.

It will be featured across dayparts on the two stations, prominently acting as the Morning Show in both markets.

Listeners will hear podcast content from across North America and the world, while also giving airtime to local Missouri podcast content. Local imaging and station IDs will feature across Podcast Radio Missouri broadcast hours, which also include original interviews with podcasters.

Gene ‘Bean’ Baxter acts as lead interviewer, delving deep into the methodology and personality of both local and national podcasts and their creators.

Gerry Edwards, CEO of Podcast Radio, notes, “We are thrilled to be partnering with Alpha. The team has been great to work with in the build-up to launch, and we cannot wait to hear more Missouri-based podcasters on these stations.”

Phil Becker, Executive Vice President of Content at Alpha, said, “We’re excited to partner with Podcast Radio to bring this innovative format to our listeners in Missouri. This partnership underscores our commitment to delivering fresh, engaging content that resonates with our communities. While we are launching on one station in two Missouri markets, our goal is to expand the format to our other two Missouri markets”.

Gary Krantz, CEO of Krantz Media Group (KMG) who is overseeing syndication of Podcast Radio, added, “We are excited to expand Podcast Radio's presence into Missouri with Alpha Media. Together, we’re creating a new gateway for listeners to discover and enjoy the best in podcast content through the familiar and trusted medium of radio.