VH1 Classic to Air 'On Tap' Rock Radio Show
August 1, 2012 at 11:19 AM (PT)
VH1 Classic will launch a new syndicated nightly radio show, "On Tap, Presented by VH1 Classic," hosted by rock radio veteran NIK CARTER. Starting MONDAY, AUGUST 6th, "On Tap" will air weeknights from 7p-mid ET, as well as other dayparts throughout the day.
"On Tap, Presented by VH1 Classic" will be distributed by KMG NETWORKS, with network ad sales being handled by ADLARGE MEDIA.
On top of an expansive Classic Rock library, Carter will have unprecedented access to the abundant Viacom archive, including thousands of artist interviews and recordings from quintessential music programming like "Storytellers" and "Unplugged." The show will also feature national promotions and giveaways, and visits from the biggest Classic Rock artists, including exclusive performances. The "On Tap" website and social network pages will highlight exclusive audio, photos, video and more!
"VH1 Classic viewers already love our dedication to Classic Rock and recognize our unequalled access and exclusive performances from the VH1 brand," VH1 and VH1 Classic Pres. TOM CALDERONE said. "With ‘On Tap,’ we’re leveraging that position and aiming to further tap into the passion for classic rock with a solid solution for Classic Rock and Heritage Rock formatted radio stations. The daily produced program will deliver expanded access to the music, artists, and bands that fans have grown up with -- or are just now discovering."