Karl Shannon

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The Legend  6am to 10am

Karl Shannon is a radio veteran with over 40 years of experience. He’s spent time in Nashville, TN, Knoxville, TN, Louisville, KY, Dayton, OH, Charlotte, NC, and Lexington, KY. Karl is a FIVE TIME finalist for the CMA Broadcast Personality of The Year Award in 1989, 1995, 1998, 2001 & 2003. He was also a finalist for the Billboard Air Personality of The Year Award in 1993, and the Country Radio Broadcasters Air Personality of The Year Award in 2001. He was also nominated for the Country Music Disc Jockey Hall of Fame in 2008. You will also hear Karl each week during many football and basketball games as he is the voice for many college broadcast networks including Syracuse, Villanova, Marshall, Georgia, Virginia Tech, Florida State, Wake Forest, Vanderbilt, Houston, and Southern Mississippi just to name a few.

March 5th…the date we lost Patsy Cline

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March 5th, 1963, Country singers Patsy Cline, Cowboy Copas and Hawkshaw Hawkins were killed in a plane crash near Camden, Tennessee. They were travelling to Nashville after appearing at a benefit concert for the widow of Kansas

Merle Haggard is back in the hospital.

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Country music Legend Merle Haggard is again in the hospital in California. It appears that the singer has not fully recovered from his bout with double pneumonia. Haggard initially postponed and /or cancelled some shows in December