Carson Daly Returns to L.A. Drive-Time

Deal with CBS’ 97.1 AMP for morning show brings prominent TV host back to morning radio roots.

Carson Daly is returning to Los Angeles morning drive-time radio, hosting a four-hour program on CBS’ 97.1 AMP Radio.

Daly’s weekday program will be heard on the fourth biggest station in L.A. in terms of share (3.7). In addition to terrestrial radio, the show — titled “Morning Drive” — will be heard, starting Jan. 4, online at, was well as on mobile devices including the iPhone and Blackberry.

Prior to becoming a prominent television personality, Daly worked onair for L.A.’ KROQ.