IHeartMedia Dallas Announces the Debut of the New 97.1 The Freak


iHeartMedia Dallas announced today the debut of the new 97.1 The Freak, effective immediately.

The new 97.1 The Freak will feature “Hot Talk” to create a broad based personality radio station that connects in a personal way with the DFW audience, with “The Speakeasy” with Jeff Cavanaugh, Kevin “KT’ Turner, Julie Dobbs and Matt Cather; “The Ben & Skin Show” with Ben Rogers, Jeff  “Skin” Wade, Krystina “K-Ray” Ray and Michael “Grubes” Gruber; and “The Downbeat” hosted by Mike Rhyner, Mike Sirois and Michael “Grubes” Gruber.

“We’re beyond excited to introduce 97-1 the FREAK – the level of talent is insurmountable, and we’re thrilled for the opportunity to further connect with Dallas Fort Worth!” – Patrick Davis, Regional Senior Vice President of Programming Dallas.  

Full Programming Lineup:

THE SPEAKEASY                            7 – 11 a.m.

THE BEN & SKIN SHOW                11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

THE DOWNBEAT                            3 – 7 p.m.

iHeartMedia is the leading media outlet in the Dallas/Fort Worth market with multiple platforms, including its broadcast stations; live events; data; and its digital businesses and platforms, including mobile, social and its own iHeartRadio, iHeartMedia’s free all-in-one digital music, podcasting and live streaming radio service – with 3 billion app downloads and more than 160 million registered users.