HD-2 Area 9-5-5 Dancin' In D.C.
September 14, 2011 at 12:00 PM (PT)
CBS RADIO Top 40/Rhythmic WPGC/WASHINGTON D.C. and WPGC PD JASON KIDD have launched The D.C.'s first dance music channel. WPGC HD-2 is now AREA 9-5-5, D.C.’S DANCE CHANNEL. AREA 9-5-5, D.C.’S DANCE CHANNEL features music from core artists such as SWEDISH HOUSE MAFIA, ARMIN VAN BUUREN, DEADMAUS, DJ TIESTO, DAVID GUETTA and more.
In a press release, WPGC PD Jason Kidd commented, "In one of the most diverse markets in the nation, how could we not bring Dance to WASHINGTON? We have already seen the dance format launch successfully on other HD stations around the country in places like NEW YORK, CHICAGO, MIAMI and SAN FRANCISCO. WASHINGTON, D.C. will be no different!"
AREA 9-5-5 will also play dance remixes of popular songs by artists including KATY PERRY, MAROON 5 and LADY GAGA. You can listen to AREA 9-5-5 by tuning in to 95.5 HD-2 on an HD Radio, streaming it live at www.area955.com and through mobile devices.