Tuesday, January 3rd 2012
John Boy & Billy Take Over Mornings on Florida's The Fox 96.3/WXOF
LOS ANGELES, January 2, 2012 -- Premiere Networks is proud to announce John Boy and Billy's The Big Show will launch on The Fox 96.3/WXOF tomorrow, January 3. The top-rated, hilarious, entertainment-intensive syndicated morning show will join the classic rock station in the weekday morning 6 - 10 a.m. ET timeslot, and will be heard across Ocala, Gainesville, Crystal River and Brooksville, Fla.
WXOF General Manager David (Hollywood) Manning stated, "Upon my arrival here, we started looking for the best of the best to help continue building the Fox brand here in these untapped markets. If you have the opportunity to put the best morning show in America - John Boy & Billy's The Big Show - on your team, then all you really need to know is how soon can they start."
"John Boy & Billy have a proven track record and a sound support staff that is hard to compete with," stated Steve Schurdell, WXOF managing partner. "David and I feel that these guys are the best investment for the present and the future, and we're looking forward to having them join us."
John Boy & Billy have been working together since 1980, and are known for their uniquely Southern spin on mass-appeal morning radio, with a special emphasis on quirky characters and NASCAR coverage. With more than 30 years on-air together, the Premiere Networks syndicated duo broadcasts on more than 70 stations nationwide and is a consistent performer in such markets as Charlotte, N.C.; Richmond, VA.; Greenville, S.C.; Knoxville, Tenn.; Columbia, S.C.; among others. For more information, please visit www.TheBigShow.com.
About Premiere Networks
Premiere Networks, Inc., a subsidiary of Clear Channel Communications, syndicates 90 radio programs and services to more than 5,000 radio affiliations and reaches over 190 million listeners weekly. Premiere is the number one audio content provider in the country and features the following personalities: Rush Limbaugh, Jim Rome, Ryan Seacrest, Glenn Beck, Bob & Tom, Delilah, Steve Harvey, Blair Garner, George Noory, John Boy and Billy, Big Tigger, Sean Hannity, Elvis Duran, Randi Rhodes, Nikki Sixx, Kane, Andy Dean and others. For more information, please visit www.PremiereRadio.com or www.facebook.com/PremiereRadio.