Name Brian Young
About Self-directed and results-oriented professional offering a proven career history in radio and media along with notable accomplishments and steadfast leadership by providing programming concept development. Detail-oriented with a strong work ethic to manage all aspects of a live radio show. A professional who leads by example and exhibits talents in organization, time management, and radio broadcasting. A serious Bostonian with the gift for gab. Possesses a pleasant voice, a love for music and radio, and a vast amount of rock and roll knowledge.
Website URL www.facebook.com
Category Night Personalities
Nationality American
Contact Details
Email youngbriand(at)comcast.net
Cell Phone No. 339-236-1126
Telephone 339-236-1126
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[Location]
City / Town Scituate
Street Address P.O. Box 51
Province / State MA
Country U.S.A.
[Availability & Optional Preferences]
Zip / Post Code 02066
Available to Start 2011-Nov-29
Location Preference
[Education & Experience]
Positions Interested In? Air Talent. Any and all.
Highest Education Doctorate (Other)
Education Summary Graduated from Connecticut School Of Broadcasting.
Work Experience WBCN - Free Form Rock Boston, MA
Disc Jockey and Producer 2010 2011
A digital-only radio station airing online and in HD (Boston, MA) - operated by CBS Radio. WBCN became a legend in the rock music industry for breaking many bands, most notably U2. WBCN Free Form Rock, airs an eclectic mix of rock and related genres.
As midday DJ, provides link between music and the audience; utilizes social media to drive audience growth; recruited by WBCN's original Program Director for unique blend of rock music and high energy personality.
Replays music using techniques such as mixing, pitch control, bedding, and cross-fading for entertainment.
Expertise in multitasking between DJ on-air responsibilities, show production, and Facebook interaction.
WMFO - 91.5 FM Medford, MA
Disc Jockey and Producer - A Crash Course For The Ravers 2008 Present
A radio station licensed and owned by Tufts University. WMFO is a freeform station that imposes no content restrictions on its air staff. Programming ranges from rock, punk and hip-hop shows to political talk, sports talk and community issues.
DJ for morning programming, such as Journey Free Classic Rock - Deep CutsLost ClassicsLive Tracks.
Major responsibility and an important aspect of the disc jockey is selecting songs and running a broadcast.
Duties involve performing the show preparation, running the broadcast, and interacting with listeners.
Responsible for securing interviews with local personalities and live performances by leading local bands.
WZLX - 100.7 FM Boston, MA
Board Operator and Production Technician 2007 2011
Leading rock radio station in the Boston, MA market with a classic rock format. One of the first classic rock FM stations in America. It is known as "The Mother of Classic Rock" since it was the original classic rock station in the United States.
Acted as a Board Operator as well as a Production Technician for shows, which included the Saturday Nights with Alice Cooper and The Living Room Concerts Series, as well as on-air commercial spots.
Maintained knowledge of ongoing operational status, through change communications, shift logs, etc.
Performed proper equipment care and maintenance, routine running, and basic radio troubleshooting.
Set up, operated and maintained the electronic equipment required to transmit radio and programs.
Controlled audio equipment to regulate volume level and quality of sound during remote radio broadcasts.
WBCN - 104.1 FM Boston, MA
Remote Broadcast Engineer 2007 2009
Maintained remote broadcast systems between the studio and transmission systems at remote locations.
Assisted in the design and installation of new equipment on a project basis for the Engineering Department. 
WZLX Boston, MA
Internship 2007
Responsibilities included: organizing, preparing, coordinating, and executing promotional events.
Worked with on-air talent by brainstorming new ideas and communicating with leading advertisers.
Experience Years 3-6 Yr
Salary Range
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