Local Radio Networks (LRN) Debuts New 24/7 Music Format – “Superstar Country” in Tennessee and Illinois

Angola, IN – April 16, 2018 — Local Radio Networks (LRN) is proud to announce Superstar Country, its newest professionally programmed 24/7 music format with maximum localization and top country radio talent. Superstar Country features hits from the 80s through today, with a focus on the genuine country stars and icons from the 1990s through 2000s, such as George Strait, Kenny Chesney, Brooks & Dunn, Alan Jackson, Garth Brooks, Keith Urban, and more. Superstar Country also blends in current hits that are authentic to the true country sound.

Currently on WJDT, Rogersville, TN, and WIBV, Mt. Vernon, IL, Superstar Country targets a core 35-49 country radio audience, with a broad reach that resonates across the 25-54 demographic.

“We’ve rounded up the best national country radio talent and combined their voices with the most popular hits from the biggest country music stars, all with maximum localization,” observed Chris Reeves, Vice President of Programming for Local Radio Networks.

Hosts of LRN’s Superstar Country include:

  • Craig “Catfish” Hunter, previous Jones Radio Network and local Denver, Atlanta, San Jose, and Tampa on-air personality, will be the afternoon drive host
  • Maria “ChaCha” Chavez, former Westwood One Radio Networks and longtime Denver on-air host, will take on midday duties
  • Jenny D, previous Westwood One Radio Networks local Denver on-air talent, will be the evening host

With the addition of Superstar Country, LRN now offers thirteen 24/7 music formats. Stations interested in learning more about LRN’s 24/7 music formats may contact Donna Halverson at 214-307-5087 and donna@localradionetworks.com,or Jim Ortega at 720-500-3810 and jim@localradionetworks.com.

LRN’s cloud-based Radio Velocity Control (RVC) technology delivers maximum custom localization and station owner controls that integrates seamlessly into most existing playout systems or can be used for all 24/7 automation needs.

About Local Radio Networks (www.localradionetworks.com)

Local Radio Networks, Inc. is a Michigan limited liability company that provides 24/7 Music radio programming to small and medium market stations, helping them reduce operating costs and maximize localized content and control. Steve Swick is Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer. Will Mashione is Co-Founder and Chief Information Officer.

Media Contact:

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