Tag Archive: MusicRadio 820

Apr 16 2014

Jasper radio station brings an “Opry-feel” to local airwaves

For many years now country music and bluegrass artists know they reach the pinnacle of their career when they hit the stage of WSM’s “Grand Ole Opry” on the legendary Nashville radio station. The Opry is synonymous with longtime big names in the music industry like Hank Williams, Patsy Cline, Marty Robbins, Ernest Tubb, and …

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Sep 03 2013

Oldies music finds new home on Jasper’s WTNW radio station

JASPER, Tenn. – Local media outlet WTNW announced the launch of Marion County’s new choice in music for “Good Times and Great Oldies” is now on the air. MusicRadio 820 WTNW hit the airwaves at 8am Monday morning with Steppenwolf’s 1968 hit “Born To Be Wild.” Originally launching in 1986 as WAPO, the station later changed call-letters to …

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