KMG Networks Provides Radio Access For Classic Rock Roll Of Honour
November 12, 2014 at 1:55 PM (PT)
KMG NEWORKS, a division of KRANTZ MEDIA GROUP, along with VH1 RADIO, ON TAP PRESENTED BY VH1 CLASSIC and ADLARGE MEDIA, in association with the U.S. debut of the CLASSIC ROCK HALL OF HONOUR AWARDS, presented by ORANGE AMPLIFICATION, on NOVEMBER 4th at the AVALON in HOLLYWOOD.
Produced by TEAMROCK.COM and CLASSIC ROCK magazine, the 10th anniversary of the awards show was hosted by multi-platinum ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME inductee SAMMY HAGAR, with this year’s LIVING LEGEND AWARD presented to GREGG ALLMAN.
ON TAP was the official national radio show of the live event, giving its host NIK CARTER exclusive backstage access for one-on-one radio interviews with JOE PERRY, OZZY OSBOURNE, SCOTT WEILAND, BILLY GIBBONS, JOHN DENSMORE, JEFF LYNNE, GLENN HUGHES, JOHN VARVATOS, JULIAN LENNON, SHARON OSBOURNE and HAGAR, among others, in THE VH1 ON TAP ROCK LOUNGE.
“Between the honorees and performers, the event had more ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAMERS than the ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME!” noted KRANTZ MEDIA GROUP President/CEO GARY KRANTZ. ”We worked hard to make sure we delivered the intimate excitement of this inaugural evening to Classic Rock radio listeners all over the U.S.”
A wide range of related programming was produced by KMG NETWORKS in partnership with VH1 RADIO, including: VH1’s “The Road to the CLASSIC ROCK ROLL OF HONOURS,” a pre-event special; day-of red carpet and winners’ media coverage; and a post-event special that aired on over 80 radio stations this past weekend, including IHEARTMEDIA Oldies/Adult Hits WAXQ (Q104.3)/NEW YORK and BONNEVILLE INTERNATIONAL Oldies/Adult Hits (100.3 THE SOUND)/LOS ANGELES, a winner in the "Large Market" category for Best Classic Rock Radio Station of the Year.
“The VH1 ON TAP ROCK LOUNGE took the listening experience to another level, giving Classic Rock radio fans the ultimate backstage pass through the connective power of audio,” observed ADLARGE MEDIA Co-Founder/CEO GARY SCHONFELD, the exclusive national radio advertising sales partner.