Top Country Artists To Host After Midnite After Blair Garner Steps Down On July 31st
July 11, 2013 at 1:31 PM (PT)
BLAIR GARNER will be leaving the show he created, PREMIERE’s “AFTER MIDNITE,” on WEDNESDAY, JULY 31st. As ALL ACCESS reported previously (NET NEWS 6/10), GARNER is now hosting the morning show at CUMULUS Country WNSH (NASH-FM)/NEW YORK.
For the month of AUGUST, Country artists will take the helm, hosting "AFTER MIDNITE" until a new host is named. CARRIE UNDERWOOD, JASON ALDEAN, LUKE BRYAN, JAKE OWEN and LADY ANTEBELLUM’s CHARLES KELLEY and DAVE HAYWOOD will take a week each during AUGUST.
“PREMIERE NETWORKS has had a successful relationship with BLAIR GARNER for many years and we wish him all the best with his new program,” said PREMIERE EVP/Music Programming, JENNIFER LEIMGRUBER. “We look forward to announcing a new host for 'AFTER MIDNITE' in the near future. In the meantime, we’re excited to welcome the biggest stars in Country music as they put their stamp on 'AFTER MIDNITE' and help us celebrate this special milestone.”