Hosts

At Townsquare Media New Bedford/Fall River, we do our best to support our local community in the most impactful ways possible. All of the content creators you see below live, work and play in the same places as you and your families -- and we know that what happens right here matters to you most. We hope you find that our original local content (found on our website and free mobile app) informs and entertains you as much as we enjoy creating it. Get to know each of us a little more by checking out our "behind the byline" facts below:

Phil Paleologos

As a kid, I listened to the night sounds of AM radio on my pink and silver Pacific transistor-6 radio (made in Japan) that picked up the great 50,000 watt clear channel stations around the country. I can still hear the smooth-voic…

Kasey Silvia

I was born and raised in South Dartmouth. I graduated from Bridgewater State University in 2014 with a degree in Communication Studies and a concentration in Media Technologies. Now I am the Digital Media Producer for 1420 WBSM, a…

Barry Richard

Been up and down the radio dial a few times. Started in New Bedford in the late 1970's at WNBH/WMYS. My journey took paths through Burlington, Vermont, Plattsburg, New York and Providence, Rhode Island before winding it's way ba…

Ben Shapiro

Ben Shapiro is editor-in-chief of DailyWire.com, and host of "The Ben Shapiro Show," the top conservative podcast in the nation, and a leading conservative speaker on college campuses, consistently defending free speech and open d…

Ken Pittman

I grew up in Brockton, MA and have been a resident of the SouthCoast since 1998. A widower and now remarried as a father of six, I've been described as a leading voice for conservatives in Southeastern Massachusetts. My show, whic…

Tim Weisberg

I've been on the air at WBSM since 2002, when I had the chance to co-host the weekly sports program, "The Locker Room." In 2006, I began hosting my own program, "Spooky Southcoast," which covers paranormal topics and has aired…

Chris McCarthy

I'm a Freetown native, a product of public schools and a graduate of UMass Amherst. I also graduated from the U.S. Army's Military Police school, and was honorably discharged from the Massachusetts National Guard. I was later the …

Hugh Hewitt

I am a lawyer, law professor and broadcast journalist whose nationally syndicated radio show is heard in more than 120 cities across the United States every weekday afternoon. I'm a graduate of Harvard College and the University o…

Michael Savage

I am a multimedia icon in the conservative movement, heard by millions of listeners a week across the United States. I am also the author of 25 books, including four New York Times best-sellers. In 2007, my media presence and prof…

Michael Medved

Born in Philadelphia, I attended public schools in San Diego and Los Angeles before winning admission to Yale at age 16 as a National Merit Scholar. I majored in American History and graduated with honors, before attending Yale La…

Jim Phillips

I am a New Bedford native who's been covering local news in the region since 1973. I worked at WBSM for 11 years in the 1970's and 80's before joining "Local Cable News," Channel 13 in Fall River. I served as News Director there f…

Howie Carr

Howie Carr is the New York Times best-selling author of The Brothers Bulger and Hitman, in addition to several other Boston organized-crime books and two novels. He is the host of a New England-wide radio talk-show syndicated to m…

Marcus Ferro

I am a licensed attorney and real estate broker in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. I hold a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice from Bridgewater State University and a Juris Doctor from the University of Massachusetts Schoo…