Chicago Urban Stations 2nd 'Put The Guns Down' Simulcast Special
July 3, 2014 at 11:14 AM (PT)
CHICAGO Urban radio stations and personalities are coming together again for the second of four group specials in an anti-violence campaign urging listeners to "Put the Guns Down." The simultaneous broadcast will take place this SUNDAY evening JULY 6th from 7-9p.
At the request of Mayor RAHM EMANUEL stations have agreed to open and close every show with anti-gun messages and air public service announcements featuring radio personalities and celebrities. Participating stations have also agreed to host monthly simulcasts to drive home the need to address the citywide violence prevention initiative.
This second special will again be hosted by ABC's EVELYN HOLMES and the panel participants will be WGCI's TONY SCULFIELD, POWER 93.3's TONE from THE POWER BOYZ, SOUL 106.3's KENYA SIMONE, V103's RAMONSKI LUV, and WVON's CHE "RHYMEFEST" SMITH.
During the broadcast listeners will be encouraged to call and share their experiences and offer solutions.