Å“The New York Rock Experience has announced that current midday on-air personality, Steve Craig, has been promoted to Assistant Program Director and current weeknight host, Brian Phillips, has been promoted to Music Director. Both will continue their current on-air rolls along with the new responsibilities.
Steve Craig joined 101.9 RXP last July as the stationâ„¢s new midday on-air personality, weekdays from 10am-3pm. Before RXP, Steve served as on-air personality at 99x in Atlanta where he had one of the longest-running and highest rated alternative rock shows. Steve brings his history and knowledge of music to RXP every day with features like Steveâ„¢s College of Musical Knowledge, The Punk Trunk and the Finest Work Song. 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.
Brian Phillips came to 101.9 RXP last April as the stationâ„¢s new evening on-air personality, weeknights from 7pm-midnight. Prior to joining RXP, Brian served as Assistant Program Director, Music Director and co-host of the highly rated morning show Å“Brian & Jen at New Jerseyâ„¢s modern rock outlet WHTG/WBBO (G Rock 106.3 / 106.5.) Brian also worked within the Marketing Department at WHTZ (Z100) in New York , and spent several years in California within various record industry and radio roles including nights at Soundbreak.com as their rock host. Phillips, as heâ„¢s known on-air at RXP, also hosts the 10 Oâ„¢clock News, featuring 30 minutes of brand new music from RXP artists.