101.9 RXP (WRXP) “The New York Rock Experience” has announced that Steve Craig will be joining the station as midday on-air personality, weekdays from 10am-3pm starting on July 28th. “Steve Craig is one of America’s most credible talents,” said 101.9 RXP Program Director, Leslie Fram. “His history as a musicologist has solidified his great reputation with artists and listeners”¦he’s the perfect choice to round out the 101.9 RXP airstaff!”
Steve Craig comes to RXP from Atlanta’s 99x where he had one of the longest-running and highest rated alternative rock shows in the nation. Steve also hosted “The Retroplex”, an hour long on-air feature focusing on punk and new wave tracks from Alternative’s roots as well as the multi-award winning “Local’s Only,” which gave listeners their first exposure to band s and artists like Collective Soul, Dave Matthews and John Mayer. Over the past 10 years, Steve has written, produced and hosted countless radio specials featuring band s like REM, U2, Nirvana, Coldplay, The Beastie Boys, Nine Inch Nails and many more.
“This is a dream come true!” said Steve Craig. “To be able to bring my passion for rock music to the greatest city in the world is unbelievable. I’m honored to be part of the RXP family and help with the creation of such an incredible music source!”