Clear Channel/Detroit suffered a tragic loss over the weekend with the sudden death of KJ Holiday, Program Director for Adult Urban WMXD-FM 92.3 and Urban WJLB-FM 97.9. He had been with Mix 92.3 and FM 98 since 2001 and was struck by an apparent heart attack on Sunday while playing basketball with his 13 year old son.
More details and tributes are available in the following links:
- WJLB on Facebook
- Jay Towers of sister station WNIC-FM 100.3 on Facebook
- AllAccess.com: Heart Attack Claims KJ Holiday
- The 32nd Downtown Hoedown country music festival runs this Friday - Sunday at Comerica Park in Detroit. CBS Radio/Detroit sponsor WYCD-FM 99.5 plans a fun-filled weekend - and has plenty of information on the event on its web site.
Grand Rapids Press:
The 2014 Blues on the Mall lineup of musicians and bands has been announced. The free music concerts from local rock station 97 WLAV-FM will take place at Rosa Parks Circle, 135 Monroe Center NW with one exception.
Full story: 97LAV Blues on the Mall series lineup announced, new venue for benefit show (Tue, 5/27)