Opie and Anthony

  1. Gregg 'Opie' Hughes Defends Former Co-Host in 'Strange' Return to Radio

    July 14, 2014 1:19 PM EDT Opie describes his first reaction to Anthony Cumia's lengthy Twitter rant: "Oh my God, we're fired" The show formerly known as Opie & Anthony returned live on SiriusXM Radio Monday, with Gregg "Opie" Hughes and Ji ...

  2. Ex-'Opie & Anthony' Host Won't Apologize For Rant

    July 13, 2014 2:00 PM EDT Radio talk show host Anthony Cumia is offering no apologies for what satellite radio company SiriusXM called a hate-filled Twitter rant that got him fired. The former co-host of the "Opie & Anthony" show was let go July 3 after tweet ...

  3. XM Suspends Opie & Anthony For On-Air Comments

    May 15, 2007 12:00 AM EDT XM Radio has suspended Gregg "Opie" Hughes and Anthony Cumia, hosts of "The Opie & Anthony Show," and ceased broadcast of the show for 30 days, effective immediately. XM said in a statement today it "deplored the comme ...

  4. Opie & Anthony Comedy Tour Set First Dates

    June 13, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Stops include Massachusetts, New Jersey. Shock jocks Opie and Anthony are fielding the Opie & Anthony Traveling Virus - The Comedy Event of the Year! tour, a multi-act, festival style comedy tour. The syndicated jocks’ flagship station is 92.3 ...

  5. Opie & Anthony Come Home To CBS Radio

    April 24, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Duo replace Roth. It's official. CBS Radio and XM Satellite Radio have confirmed the return of Greg "Opie" Hughes and "Anthony" Cumia to CBS Radio, this time in morning drive on seven stations, beginning Wednesday. As Bill ...

  6. Roth Says Farewell

    April 21, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 'It's official, today is my last day.' “It’s official, today is my last day." That was the word from David Lee Roth seconds into his syndicated radio show Friday morning (4/21), ending the nearly four-month CBS Radio experiment ...

  7. David Lee Roth To Be Ousted

    April 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Opie & Anthony to replace Roth in seven markets. According to sources familiar with the situation, David Lee Roth’s CBS radio morning show is coming to a screeching halt within a few weeks and will be replaced by the Opie & Anthony Sho ...

  8. XM, Audible Forge Exclusive Deal

    June 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Content swap, new devices planned. XM Satellite Radio and digital audiobook provider Audible entered an exclusive strategic relationship June 7 that includes content swapping between the two companies. Audible will begin offering XM talk programs ...

  9. Viacom Settles With FCC

    November 30, 2004 12:00 AM EST The Federal Communications Commission and Viacom have reached a $3.5 million indecency settlement over three proposed fines and two others already upheld on appeal. Dismissed by the agreement are pend NEW YORK -- The Federal Communications Commiss ...

  10. FCC Proposes Fining Clear Channel

    January 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST The Federal Communication Commission (FCC) proposed today (Jan. 27) that Clear Channel Communications, Inc. be fined $755,000 for airing sexually explicit programming on a radio show carried by four o The Federal Communication Commission (FCC) pro ...