iHeartMedia Riverside’s 99.1 KGGI The IE’s Hottest Music Station Announces Debut of New Morning Show
99.1 IE’s Hottest Hit Music Station (KGGI-FM), today announced the launch of the new “The Tino Cochino Radio Morning Show”, beginning Monday, April 11. “The Tino Cochino Radio Morning Show” airs weekdays from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m.
“Tino Cochino Radio Morning Show” is the definition of personality-driven radio. Tino made his radio debut at the age of 13 and has since made TCR the #1 English speaking Latin radio show in America. The show is co-hosted by Serina Perez, DJ Nicasio and executive producer Matt.
“Graduation from evening to morning on KGGI is one of those moments that I will remember and cherish forever,” says Tino. “The call letters are a legacy and the team is full of stars. There are, no doubt, big shoes to fill, but my team and I have never been afraid of hard work and look forward to connecting even more deeply with The IE.
“Tino Cochino and his crew will bring energy, passion and new excitement to the Inland Empire! Not to mention Tino is a social media beast, ticking all the boxes listeners are looking for in a morning show,” says Kid Jay, senior vice president of programming for iHeartMedia Riverside.
As part of the programming changes, longtime host of 99.1 KGGI’s morning show and staple, Evelyn Erives, will move to the midday slot and broadcast from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Letty B moves to the 1-4 p.m. slot and Kid Jay will air from 4-7 p.m.
iHeartMedia’s KGGI-FM Riverside is the primary media outlet in the Riverside 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 radio service – with 3 billion app downloads and over 150 million registered users.