Sunday mornings just got a little
bit brighter as ratings leader, ACOUSTIC SUNRISE®,
brings its esteemed, eclectic mix of Hot AC acoustic jams to four additional
CBS RADIO stations and markets.
Beginning on Sunday, September 27, New York’s
Fresh 102.7 (WWFS), Houston’s Mix 96.5 (KHMX), Washington D.C.’s Fresh 94.7
(WTGB) and Hartford’s
96.5 TIC (WTIC) will play the best acoustic songs and in-studio cuts from CBS
RADIO’s vast portfolio of Hot AC stations.
will be broadcast Sunday mornings on-air, online and via a number of applications
available for download on select mobile devices. Check your local listings or station website
for the program’s schedule and for further information.
Mix 104.1’s Dan O’Brien will continue to anchor ACOUSTIC SUNRISE, as he celebrates over 12 years
hosting the program.
CBS RADIO an inspiring and intimate opportunity to delve into our vast library
of archives and play rare, exclusive and acoustic tracks which we have been gathering
for more than a decade,” said Greg Strassell, Senior Vice President,
Programming of CBS RADIO. “ACOUSTIC SUNRISE is a quality
program with a rich and extensive history with the Company, and the program’s playlist
serves as the perfect complement to a lazy, relaxing Sunday morning.”
began ACOUSTIC SUNRISE in 1995 at CBS RADIO’s
WPBZ, The Buzz, in West Palm Beach,
Florida. The show migrated
WBMX in March of 1997, where it has been a weekly staple of Sunday mornings and
continued to be a strong performer in both the Arbitron diary and PPM ratings
services. O’Brien, who has hosted more than 650 consecutive weekly shows,
has collected numerous rare acoustic performances over the years which he plays
on the diverse program.
About CBS RADIO:
CBS RADIO, one of the largest
major-market operators and the No. 1 online radio service in the United States,
with stations covering news, sports, talk, rock, oldies, country, adult
contemporary and urban formats, among others, offers audiences an enhanced and
customized listening experience through the combination of on-air, online and
new media platforms. CBS RADIO operates
130 radio stations throughout the nation’s top 50 markets and broadcasts play
by play coverage of more than two dozen of the country’s leading professional
sports franchises. CBS RADIO also has
embraced interactive programming through the use of streaming, HD Radio,
podcasts and mobile messaging. The
an exclusive agreement with both AOL Radio and Yahoo! Music Radio through which
CBS RADIO powers AOL Radio and Yahoo! Music Radio and distributes their
stations to its network of listeners. Home to the nation’s most listened to news
(1010 WINS), sports (WFAN-AM), rock (KROQ-FM) and country (WUSN-FM) stations,
CBS RADIO is a division of CBS Corporation. For more information on CBS RADIO,
please visit www.cbsradio.com.