Columbia’s Q93-5 Welcomes Brooke & Jubal
COLUMBIA, SC, August 10, 2016 – Alpha Media, Columbia signs Brooke & Jubal to mornings starting Monday, August 15th. The show will air Monday through Friday from 6AM to 10AM. Current WARQ-FM morning host, Croghan will move to afternoon drive giving listeners a heavy dose of entertainment, fun, and music all day long.
Alpha Media VP of Programming, Phil Becker commented on the announcement, “As a company we are so proud of Brooke & Jubal. After their great results in Portland, syndicating them deeper into our company was well deserved. To date, Brooke, Jubal, Jose and his laugh are now in seven of our most important markets.”
“We’ve been so impressed with not only the content of their show, but also with the intense level of engagement that Brooke and Jubal have with their listeners and fans. We’re really looking forward to having them join our team,” remarked Mike Hartel, Alpha Media SVP/Market Manager.
Jubal Flagg is a standup comedian, radio host, television personality and comedy writer. Known for his quick wit and keen and often strange observations, Jubal has been entertaining audiences on-stage and on the radio for over 10 years. In addition to hosting Brooke & Jubal, Jubal also writes and produces comedy bits and daily topical jokes that are used by radio stations nationwide. In other words; he loves the craft of comedy so much that he even writes jokes for his “competition.” Jubal is also passionate about giving back to his community by supporting various charitable organizations, including the Youth Suicide Prevention Program and Susan G. Komen. The son of two ministers, Jubal attributes his quirky sense of humor to, well, growing up with the name Jubal.
Brooke has worked in morning radio for over 13 years and previously hosted Top 40 radio’s first all-female morning drive show. She partnered with Jubal Flagg for the launch of Brooke & Jubal in 2011. Brooke and the crew were featured on FOX TV’s “Dish Nation”, a nationally syndicated entertainment news program, for three seasons. In addition, she is humbled to serve as a spokesperson for the Komen Foundation and the American Heart Association.
Jose is known for his crazy stunts, and high energy. He has an arsenal of impressions and characters and has a very unique laugh and positive attitude. Eventually, he crossed paths with Jubal Flagg. Jose opened a few comedy shows for Jubal and quickly developed a friendship. Once a position came open on the radio show, Jubal asked Jose if he wanted to audition, and Jose has been on the show ever since! He now travels the country doing comedy. Jose says, “When your dreams start coming true, no one can bring you down!! Except Jubal…”