UPDATE 3/4/2019 Per TALKERS Magazine
Ethan Bearman Leaves KGO. Heavy Hundred talk media rising star Ethan Bearman has informed TALKERS magazine that he and KGO, San Francisco have parted ways. Bearman, known for his youthful view of politics and lifestyles from an independent position, began his career at KSCO, Santa Cruz. He joined Cumulus San Francisco in January of 2014 as a
personality at KSFO and moved over to KGO in early 2016 where he was most recently heard live each day between 10:00 am and 12:45 pm with a replay in evenings at 7:00 pm. Bearman, who lives in Southern California and has been studying law at Loyola Law School Los Angeles, performed his daily show by remote from the Westwood One studios in Culver City. Bearman tells TALKERS, “I love the Bay Area audience and the folks at KGO have been wonderful, but my home and family are in LA and I always knew that this set up would eventually have to end. I’m excited about receiving my law degree this coming May and moving on with my media career with that extra credential from this location.” In addition to his radio work, Bearman has become a popular go-to commentator on cable news/talk TV and regularly appears as a guest on the Fox News Channel.
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KGO 810 Radio had a big press release on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 (read below).
This is my response:
Today I honor our legendary broadcaster Ronn Owens. His voice has been an institution on the great KGO 810 for 42 years in the late morning. I am proud to now be joining the greater San Francisco Bay Area in that time slot.
Ronn was one of the first people I met when I came from the Santa Cruz market. He was warm, congenial, and very supportive in my new home on the air.
I will do my best to entertain and inform as a warmup to the new Ronn Owens Report you’ll hear every day at 12:50pm.
Together we can laugh while helping each other improve our lives and making the world a better place.
KGO 810 Unveils Next Generation of Talk Radio Programming Today With New Weekday On-Air Lineup
SAN FRANCISCO, CA, January 15, 2018 – Cumulus Media announces that it will launch the next generation of Talk Radio programming today with the debut of a new weekday programming lineup for San Francisco Talk Radio station KGO 810.
The Ethan Bearman Show moves from its previous Noon-2pm slot on KGO 810 to air weekdays from 10am-12:50pm. At 12:50pm every weekday, KGO 810 will present the Ronn Owens Report, an eight-minute segment featuring legendary Hall of Fame KGO personality Owens’ take on the news of the day and what’s happening around the world. KGO 810 is introducing nationally known medical expert and media personality Dr. Drew Pinsky to San Francisco. Listen to Dr. Drew Midday LIVE weekdays from 1pm-3pm. More than a celebrity, Dr. Drew shares his expertise, opinions and advice with KGO 810 listeners. Rounding out the new weekday lineup is The Chip Franklin Show, which has been expanded by an hour and airs Monday through Friday from 3pm-7pm.
Mike Anthony, Operations Manager, KGO 810, said: “The Next Generation of KGO 810 in 2018 reflects the changing lifestyle and information needs of the San Francisco audience. A unique perspective and a strong point of view on politics and life is what drives talk radio in 2018. It’s rare to be able to add a trusted yet powerful voice like that of Dr. Drew Pinsky to the KGO lineup.”
Dr. Drew said: “San Francisco is the epicenter of change in the world and I’m looking forward to connecting with the people to talk about life issues, the politics of life and anything that helps listeners improve their personal situations. There is no better place than the legendary KGO 810 to engage and dialogue with San Francisco.”
For more information, visit www.kgoradio.com.