Donna Hughes To Produce 'GAC Nights: Live from Nashville'
December 20, 2007 at 6:43 AM (PT)
ABC RADIO NETWORKS has signed DONNA HUGHES to be Executive Producer of the nightly radio program "Great American Country Nights: Live from NASHVILLE." The show air from the GAC studios on NASHVILLE’S MUSIC ROW on weeknights from 7p to midnight, starting JAN. 14th. The show features exclusive news, artist interviews and backstage access to the biggest stars and events in Country music.
In her new role, Hughes will be responsible for the overall production of the show, including editorial direction, overseeing all writing elements and coordinating and booking musical artists. "GAC Nights: Live from NASHVILLE" is hosted by SUZANNE ALEXANDER and GAC veterans STORME WARREN and NAN KELLEY.
"We are thrilled to be able to bring a producer of DONNA’s caliber aboard to launch this one-of-a-kind program," said GAC SVP/Programming SARAH TRAHERN. "Her knowledge and connections within the Country music arena are deep and longstanding. We have no doubt that she will help propel 'GAC Nights: Live from NASHVILLE' to the top."
"I look forward to working with such a talented and professional team," said HUGHES. "I am honored and overjoyed to be on the ground floor of this exciting new show. Broadcasting live from country music’s own backyard, combined with the superb on-air talent, will create an amazing synergy that listeners won't be able to find in any other Country music radio program."