Audacy Unveils New “The Morning Mess” Show on Live 101.5 in Phoenix

PHOENIX, AZ – August 25, 2023 –  Audacy announces a new edition of “The Morning Mess” on Live 101.5 (KALV-FM) in Phoenix. Current show co-host Joey Boy will return to Phoenix, the show’s original home, and welcome two new members to the program: J.D. and Sienna. The new show debuts on August 28 and will be heard weekdays from 5:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. PT. 

“We’re thrilled to re-launch the next chapter of ‘The Morning Mess’ and introduce a new local version of the show to our Phoenix audience,” said Dave Pugh, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Audacy Phoenix. “With the energetic and dynamic team of Joey Boy, J.D., and Sienna, we’re set to deliver a fresh wave of entertainment to kickstart listeners’ mornings.”

Joey Boy joined the company in 2013 as an original co-host for “The Morning Mess” on Live 101.5. Considered the ringleader of the show, Joey Boy is never afraid to share his family life and stories on air. 

J.D. joined BIG 94.5 in June 2023 after spending eight years in Boston hosting one of the top night shows for former Audacy station 103.3 AMP Radio. He began his full-time radio career in Arizona doing nights at KZON-FM in Phoenix and grew to become the No. 1 rated night show from 2010 to 2012. In 2013, he joined “The Lady La Morning Show” as a co-host, which was consistently among the city’s top three-rated morning shows and the No 1. cumed morning show. 

Sienna also serves as an event host for the Phoenix Coyotes and an in-game host for the Arizona Diamondbacks. She interned with Audacy Phoenix in 2018 and is an in-game Coyotes cheerleader.

“The Morning Mess” with Aneesh Ratan, Jeana Shepard and Karla Hernandez will continue to be heard on B96 (WBBM-FM) in Chicago, weekdays from 5:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. CT.

Listeners can tune in to Live 101.5 (KALV-FM) in Phoenix on air and nationwide on the Audacy app and website. Fans can also connect with the station via Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.  

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