In the Viacom Inc. synergy department, CBS' The Late Show with David
Letterman is coming to co-owned Infinity Radio.
The show will be simulcast on 15 top-market stations beginning Nov. 11, with
more stations expected to follow suit in the coming weeks.
There was something a bit anachronistic about CBS' suggestion that it would
also be a chance to showcase the CBS orchestra and Paul Shaffer (no stranger to
radio, Shaffer hosted Live from the Hard Rock Cafe on NBC Radio in 1985
and 86 and co-wrote 1980s Weather Girls hit 'It's Raining Men.').
We can almost hear it now: 'Live from New York, for your radio-listening
pleasure, the CBS Orchestra under the direction of Mr. Paul
The television industry's top news stories, analysis and blogs of the day.
Thank you for signing up to Next TV. You will receive a verification email shortly.
There was a problem. Please refresh the page and try again.