'Mannheim' Steamrolls To Record Number Of Affiliates
December 5, 2008 at 10:36 AM (PT)
WESTSTAR TALKRADIO NETWORK VP/Affiliate Relations KRISTEN BECHTOLD tells ALL ACCESS that the company has broken affiliation records for "MANNHEIM STEAMROLLER'S AN AMERICAN CHRISTMAS" and "THE TWELVE DAYS OF CHRISTMAS." The show has been cleared on 262 stations thus far, a new record, beating last year's mark of 250.
Over 100 Talk radio stations are on board, including long-time affiliates CITADEL Talk WABC-A/NEW YORK and KABC-A/LOS ANGELES; TRIBUNE Talk WGN-A/CHICAGO; and CLEAR CHANNEL Talk KNEW-A/SAN FRANCISCO, KTRH-A/HOUSTON, KFBK-A/SACRAMENTO, and KOGO-A/SAN DIEGO. Adding the show this year are SALEM Talk WNTP-A/PHILADELPHIA, CH HOLDINGS Talk KTRS-A/ST. LOUIS; and ENTERCOM Talk WILK-A-F/WILKES-BARRE and the station's simulcast network.