PYX 106 HOLDS FOURTH ANNUAL VETS ROCK BROADCAST ON VETERANS DAY TO HONOR OUR SERVICEMEN AND WOMEN
Albany, NY – November 10, 2016 – PYX 106, Albany’s Only Classic Rock Station, announced today the fourth annual Vets Rock broadcast featuring 10 local military service men and women.
For three weeks in October, PYX 106 personalities encouraged local veterans to visit PYX106.com and submit to guest DJ on the station. The selected veterans will host the station’s programming and conversation topics for the day.
“Our listeners have always been dedicated to the veterans in our community” said John Cooper, Program Director for PYX 106. “We look forward to a day of honoring and connecting with individuals that have served our country.”
The veterans were selected to DJ their own hour-long broadcast on Friday, November 11, 2016 and will share stories of Vietnam, Iraq, Afghanistan and other personal military experiences on PYX 106 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. PYX 106 will also air audio clips throughout the day featuring World War II veterans.
PYX 106 is a leading media outlet in the Albany market and its content is available across multiple platforms, including its broadcast station; online via its branded digital site; mobile; and social, with nationwide listening through iHeartRadio, the all-in-one streaming music and live radio service.
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