Scott Gaines Heads To WGKX/Memphis For Afternoons
January 11, 2016 at 3:11 PM (PT)
CUMULUS Country WGKX (KIX 106)/MEMPHIS has tapped SCOTT GAINES for afternoons, filling the role previously held by longtime KIX staffer "MEMPHIS MARK" BILLINGSLEY, who passed away last MONTH (NET NEWS 12/23/2015). Additionally, GAINES will segue to new duties as on-air personality for the Mainstream Country format syndicated by WESTWOOD ONE. He was formerly hosting afternoons at WSM-FM (95.5 NASH Icon)/NASHVILLE while doubling as on-air personality for WESTWOOD ONE-syndicated NASH Icon (NET NEWS 1/12/2015), GAINES announced the news of his transition to KIX via FACEBOOK,
"SCOTT GAINES is the consummate Country disc jockey," said CUMULUS RVP CHARLIE COOK. "He loves the music and the artists in the format. He lives the format." Added WGKX PD DUANE SHANNON, "I'm excited about his enthusiasm and the experience he will bring to our staff." Send congratulations to GAINES via e-mail.