Nashville’s 104.5 The Zone/WGFX-FM Expands Weekday Lineup to Four Local Shows A Day

CUMULUS MEDIA announces that Sports Talk radio station 104.5 The Zone/WGFX-FM in Nashville, TN, rolls out a new programming lineup this week that will give Nashville sports fans more of what they love. The lineup will deliver four live and local shows Monday through Friday.

The new schedule kicks off weekdays with news and information on “The Wake-Up Zone” from 6:00 am-9:00 am, hosted by Jason Martin, followed by “Midday 180” from 9:00 am-1:00 pm (previously 10:00 am-2:00 pm) with hosts Jonathan Hutton, Chad Withrow, and Paul Kuharsky. Blaine Bishop moves from Mornings to co-host an all-new 1:00 pm-3:00 pm show, “Blaine & Mickey”, with Mickey Ryan, who transitions from his previous hosting duties on “3HL”, now hosted by Brent Dougherty and Dawn Davenport from 3:00 pm-6:00 pm. The “Midday 180” returns from 6:00 pm-7:00 pm for the “180 at 6”. Blaine Bishop, a former all-pro safety for the Tennessee Titans, will also be a regular contributor on 104.5 The Zone’s morning and afternoon drive show during football season.

Allison Warren, Vice President/Market Manager, Cumulus Nashville, said: “Since its inception, 104.5 The Zone has been a leader in live and local sports, and the appetite for sports programming keeps growing. With this lineup, 104.5 The Zone continues to offer the best and most comprehensive sports coverage and local play-by-play sports action to Middle Tennessee fans.”

Paul Mason, Program Director, 104.5 The Zone/WGFX-FM, noted: “I am excited that 104.5 The Zone now has 4 local shows for our listeners every Monday-Friday. The new lineup will give our on-air talent a larger spotlight to reach their full potential individually and as a team. It also creates more opportunities for advertisers to reach Nashville’s passionate sports fans moving forward.”

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