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Long Island’s KJOY Drops P.D. Edwards, Morning Co-Host Appollo

Radio layoffs unfortunately remain in vogue.

Barnstable Broadcasting is the latest to cut high-profile personalities. FishbowlNY has confirmed that WKJY/KJOY longtime program director Bill Edwards and morning co-host Peri Appollo have been let go.

Edwards spent eight years at KJOY.

Appollo, a Long Island radio veteran, began as a morning fill-in at KJOY in the summer of 2004, and was made full-time co-host in June of 2010.  Prior to arriving at KJOY, Appollo was a fixture at WBAB.

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