Pittsburgh, PA, December 19, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- FOX Sports Radio, The Dan Patrick Show and The Jim Rome Show to launch on New Pittsburgh Affiliate WWCS 540.
Pittsburgh’s WWCS-AM 540 announced today it will launch “FOX Sports 540” beginning January 1, and will air FOX Sports Radio’s 24/7 lineup, The Dan Patrick Show and The Jim Rome Show.
FOX Sports 540’s weekday lineup will feature Zakk & Jack from 6 - 9 a.m.; The Dan Patrick Show (produced by DIRECTV) from 9 a.m. - noon; The Jim Rome Show from noon - 3 p.m.; Loose Cannons from 3 - 7 p.m.; Petros & Money from 7 - 10 p.m.; FOX Sports Tonight from 10 p.m. - 1 a.m.; and JT “The Brick” from 1 - 6 a.m. Eastern Standard Time. In addition, the station will air FOX Sports Radio’s entire weekend lineup, which includes Anthony Gargano, Mike North, Andy Furman, Rob Dibble, Andy Roddick and Bobby Bones.
“After a short hiatus, FOX Sports Radio is thrilled to be heard again in the great city of Pittsburgh!” stated Don Martin, Vice President/General Manager, FOX Sports Radio Network.
“The new FOX Sports 540 takes pride in offering our listeners the chance to once again hear FOXSports Radio, The Jim Rome Show and The Dan Patrick Show in the Steel City,” stated Sima Birach Jr., General Manager, FOX Sports 540. “We are happy to provide Pittsburgh with the best line-up of sports programming around the clock with FOX Sports Radio, and our mission is to please the great sports fans of Pittsburgh.”
For more information on FOX Sports Radio, please visit www.FOXSportsRadio.com.
About FOX Sports Radio
The FOX Sports Radio Network, based in Los Angeles, Calif., is a division of Premiere Networks in partnership with FOX Sports. All entities have combined their considerable resources to develop a turnkey, personality-driven and caller-intensive programming opportunity for radio stations nationwide. With studios in New York, Chicago, Washington, D.C., Miami, Tampa, Phoenix, Seattle and San Antonio, the FOX Sports Radio Network can be heard on nearly 400 stations, as well as FOXSports.com on MSN and XM Channel 169. Additional information is available at www.FOXSportsRadio.com.
About The Dan Patrick Show
Legendary multi-platform sports host Dan Patrick entertains America in morning drive along with his sidekicks, "The Danettes." The Dan Patrick Show features the most extensive A-list interviews from the world of sports entertainment. The radio show features astute knowledge, a dry sense of humor and Patrick's unique perspective, as well as a style which provides a “comfort zone” for his co-hosts. Fans can also see The Dan Patrick Show live on TV each day on DirecTV and FOX Sports Net. For more information, please visit www.danpatrick.com.
About The Jim Rome Show
Nationally syndicated by Premiere Networks, The Jim Rome Show features one of the most respected voices in the world of sports broadcasting. Known for his aggressive, informed, rapid-fire dialogue, Rome broadcasts live from Noon to 3pm ET, Monday through Friday. The program airs on more than 240 affiliates and reaches more than two million listeners each week. For more information, please visitwww.JimRome.com.
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