Radio Veterans To Launch Renegade Radio Nashville
June 3, 2011 at 12:58 PM (PT)
Veteran radio programmers CAPTAIN JACK APONTE and BOB STEELE will launch their new Country internet radio station, SCORPION RADIO GROUP’s www.renegaderadionashville.com during the CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL in NASHVILLE. Together the pair has over 70 years of radio programming experience. APONTE was most recently with PRESS COMMUNICATIONS Country WKMK (THUNDER 106)/MONMOUTH-OCEAN, NJ while STEELE worked for VERSTANDIG BROADCASTING Country WAYZ/HAGERSTOWN, PA.
The new station will be DJ and commercial free from the start of the CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL, JUNE 9th, until its hard start on AUGUST 1st, which will feature live DJs. Announcements about on air personalities are expected to be made at a later date.
“This station will be the most musically and promotionally aggressive country forum anywhere, all live from NASHVILLE,” said APONTE. “We are extremely excited to be working closely with the NASHVILLE community, Record Labels and the Artists to open the window of the NASHVILLE Music Scene to the world.”
STEELE said, “This is the first time a completely live Internet radio station has been based in MUSIC CITY. At Work, At Home, In your new Car, On your Tablet, On your I-Pod or On your Smart Phone, any place you have a high speed Internet connection, you can listen to www.RenegadeRadioNashville.com. Listeners all over the world will now be able to hear their favorite Country music free from one source.”
SCORPION RADIO GROUP is based in PENNSYLVANIA, with offices and studios in DOWNTOWN NASHVILLE. Check out more information at www.RenegadeRadioNashville.com and contact APONTE at (615) 696-6095.