Monday, June 5, 2023

Gina K departs CHOM for Rock 105.1 Halifax

Gina Kennedy, aka Gina K, is the new afternoon drive host on recently-rebranded Evanov FM Rock 105.1 (CKHY-FM) Halifax.

Kennedy, who arrives from legendary Montreal rock station CHOM 97.7, starts her new gig Sept. 10.

She joined Bell Media Montreal just last July, where she’s been holding down weekend and swing. Prior to that, she was a host and music programmer with SiriusXM Canada.

Kennedy is the bassist and singer of 90s influenced rock band Altered By Mom, as well as the host of Canadian music podcast Radio Somewhere.

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Connie Thiessen
Connie Thiessen
Connie has worked coast-to-coast as a reporter, editor, anchor and host at CKNW and News 1130 in Vancouver, News 95.7 and CBC in Halifax, and CFCW Edmonton, among other stations. With a passion for music, film and community service, she led News 95.7 to a 2013 Atlantic Journalism Award and regional RTDNA award for Best Radio Newscast. More recently, she was nominated for Music Journalist of the Year at Canadian Music Week 2019. To report a typo or error please email -

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