WHJY

75 Oxford St
East Providence RI  02905

Phone: 4017621672

WHJY is a commercial FM radio station in Providence, Rhode Island owned by iHeartMedia, Inc. The station broadcasts a mainstream rock format. WHJY has been a rock station since September 4, 1981.Its broadcast center, also used by its sister stations, is at 75 Oxford Street, just west of Interstate 95 in Providence, and its transmitter is located at 115 Eastern Avenue in East Providence. Current Disc JockeysPaul & Al: Paul Fuller and Al Matthews are currently the longest-tenured DJs on the station, hosting mornings. They've been with WHJY since the late 1980s. Regular contributions come from Kevin Mulhern, with news by Jenn Dower and Jim Shorts on Sports (real name Steve McDonald, who also serves as radio announcer for URI basketball on sister station WHJJ).Jenn Dower: Midday broadcaster since late 2003, and host of "Hair in Your Lunch," featuring 3 glam metal songs.Doug & Scarpetti: Afternoons. Doug Palmieri returned to WHJY in 2013, after being laid off in 2006. Palmieri replaced Matt Battle who left WHJY to work in Philadelphia. Doug hosts the afternoon shift with Steve Scarpetti who also hosts The Metal Zone - a dedicated metal show and Sound Check - a local music show.Geoff Charles: Geoff Charles has been with the station since the 1990s (first as the evening host, then as the afternoon drive DJ).Pete Silva: A weekend staple on 94HJY. Pete Silva has been with the station for over 25 years.Ryan Cunningham: Weekend Jock since the late-1990sKelsey Maxon: Overnights. The station also plays several weekly shows, including The House of Hair with Dee Snider, & Nikki Sixx.

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