The Joy FM/Sarasota Takes 'The Morning Cruise' To Atlanta
April 26, 2011 at 7:54 AM (PT)
With the DOVE AWARDS move from NASHVILLE to ATLANTA this year, RTN Christian AC WJIS (THE JOY FM)/SARASOTA, FL morning show "THE MORNING CRUISE" moved its annual "LIVE FROM BRANDON HEATH'S KITCHEN TABLE" show from HEATH's home in NASHVILLE to the top-floor penthouse at the GEORGIAN TERRACE HOTEL in downtown ATLANTA for its 42ND ANNUAL GMA DOVE AWARDS coverage.
This year the show featured live conversation with MARK HALL of CASTING CROWNS, NATALIE GRANT, TENTH AVENUE NORTH and LINDSAY McCAUL. HEATH served as a guest host and made his homemade "HEATH" waffles.
"THE MORNING CRUISE" did a second day live in ATLANTA from the studios of the GOSPEL MUSIC CHANNEL (GMC) before a live studio audience. The audience was comprised of the show's listeners who participated in a DOVE bus trip from FLORIDA to ATLANTA. The show hosted BRITT NICOLE, AUDREY ASSAD and KERRIE ROBERTS. The new single from MIKESCHAIR, “Someone Worth Dying For,” made its debut and the mornings show revealed that CHRIS AUGUST would be the guest artist for the 2011 "SUMMER CRUISE."
Highlights of the programs can be heard on "THE MORNING CRUISE" highlights page for APRIL 20th-21st, 2011 at www.morningcruise.com.