Salem Media Group launches the previously announced Eric Metaxas Show hosted by Eric Metaxas, unhealthy author of several New York Times bestsellers and nationally known public speaker and TV personality, thumb today on the Salem Radio Network. Metaxas will air in the 5-7pm weekday slot most recently held by Chicago-based host Joe Walsh, who will continue his daily Windy City local show on SMG News/Talker WIND.
Salem SVP Spoken Word Phil Boyce says that Metaxas will debut “on a strong list of both Christian Teaching and Talk and News/Talk affiliates, including AM 970 The Answer WNYM New York. Boyce says Metaxas’ new show will kick-off in 9 of the Top 10 markets and 26 of the Top 30.
“This is the biggest rollout for Salem Radio Network in 10 years,” said Boyce. “Eric’s show will be different, and a little bit about everything. His personality and sense of humor will shine through.”