Weekend With Ed Gordon Radio Show

Weekend with Ed Gordon is a Hit in Detroit and DC!

ED GORDON & ALL-STAR TEAM BRING SOMETHING FRESH & SMART TO THE RADIO

Detroit, MI (June 11, 2012) Award-winning television journalist, Ed Gordon, produces and hosts a new radio program. Weekend with Ed Gordon is a great mix of music, interviews, advice, issues and entertainment. It’s a radio show where you will find the biggest celebrities and newsmakers get useful advice, some laughs and hear the best of old school jams and today’s hits.

The program has launched in Detroit (WMXD) Sundays, noon- 2PM and Washington, DC (WHUR) Saturdays 7AM to great fanfare:

“We received immediate positive feedback to the superstar interviews, music, and topics people really want to hear about. A whole new way of looking at Ed Gordon, it's a hit,” says WHUR program director, Maxx Myrick.

K.J. Holiday, program director for Mix 92.3 in Detroit says, “Weekend with Ed Gordon is just what I was looking for…this show is entertaining, intelligent, and the music is top-notch, not to mention some of the best interviews I’ve heard in a long time.”

Gordon says “I love music and this program is like a dream come true for me. It let’s me do all the things I love... Hot topics, big interviews and I get to play music. Plus, the team we’ve put together is all-star including our executive producer long-time radio man Gerald McBride.”

The show is packed with music and segments that offer the listener something they won’t find anywhere else on radio. Also, the show will showcase upcoming exclusive interviews with celebrities including comedian Kevin Hart and actress Halle Berry.

Some of the segments include:

Star’s Story: An inside look at the careers and personal lives of some of the biggest names in music. Ed gets the stories behind the music like nobody can. “It’s been special. Eddie Levert, Charlie Wilson and Chante’ Moore are our first three! Each one of them opened up and shared very personal stories with us. It’s a great segment,” says Gordon.

That’s My Jam: Celebrities and newsmakers tell us their favorite “jam.” From Whoopi Goldberg to Condoleezza Rice to Common, you’ll hear what song they couldn’t get enough of back in the day.

Weekend with Ed Gordon has assembled a great team that will advise, engage and entertain the listener from week to week.

Work it out with Judge Lynn Toler: Popular television Judge Lynn Toler (Divorce Court) will give “straight talk” answers to questions about relationships.

Legal Letters with Judge Hatchett: Judge Glenda Hatchett takes on listeners’ legal questions and gives the answers they NEED!

Hot Topics with Boyce Watkins: Each week Syracuse University professor and social blogger, Boyce Watkins, takes on one of the week’s hot topics. From the real to the ridiculous, nothing is off limits. Listeners will have their say too!

Joe’s World: Comedian Joe Torry looks at the headlines and the world around us, bringing his comedic perspective to what’s happening.

Week’s Best: Each week Ed gives you the This Week’s Best. An upcoming movie, television show, a book, a stage play, a CD or DVD, Ed gives his personal stamp and recommendation about hot items that the listeners should know about.

Ed’s Commentary: Each week Ed delivers his personal thoughts on an issue that are sure to get listeners thinking and talking. Take a listen: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2fmC_a5ck-g

“This is the kind of show so many people have been looking for,” Gordon says. “It’s fun, smart and entertaining. We are looking forward to coming to other cities and giving them the grown folks radio we’ve given to Detroit and D.C.”

Ed Gordon Media and Voice Over Productions produce the show. You can find the show on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/weekendwithedgordon

For more information, contact Carol Johnson Green: cjgreengmg@aol.com
Phone: 203 767-1932

 
 

Where to hear Weekend with Ed Gordon

Nationally:


Sirius Radio-Channel 141

Saturday, 8-10 AM
Sunday, 7-9 PM

Iheartradio-WMXD
Sunday, Noon-2PM


Local Markets:

Washington, DC WHUR 96.3 FM
Saturday, 7-9 AM

Detroit MIX 92.3 FM
Sunday, Noon-2 PM

Alexandira, LA 98.7 KISS FM
Sunday, 7-9 AM

 

 

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