CBS RADIO’S DEDICATED SPORTS PROPERTY, CBS SPORTS RADIO, LAUNCHES ON APPLE MUSIC
NEW YORK, NY, January 18, 2017 – CBS Sports Radio, the 24/7 sports radio network operated by CBS RADIO, has launched a dedicated channel on Apple Music. In addition to being available across hundreds of local radio stations, online and via the Radio.com app, sports fans will now have access to CBS Sports Radio’s unique brand of coverage and commentary via Apple Music, available on a variety of devices including iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV, Mac, PC, Android, and Sonos.
“The appetite for compelling and hard-to-ignore sports analysis, commentary and fan debate continues to grow across all audio platforms,” said Chris Oliviero, Executive Vice President, Programming, CBS RADIO. “CBS Sports Radio delivers this to fans 24 hours a day, 7 days a week so it’s an ideal next step to launch a channel on Apple Music, one of the most popular streaming services today, as yet another way we continue to meet the evolving desires of this passionate audience anywhere and everywhere.”
As one of the leading purveyors of sports radio content and commentary, CBS RADIO launched CBS Sports Radio as a standalone service in January 2013. The network delivers the very best in 24/7 national sports coverage and programming, including original content featuring passionate commentary, expert analysis and dynamic interviews hosted by leading sports figures.
CBS Sports Radio’s weekday* lineup features:
6:00-9:00 AM: Gio and Jones (featuring Gregg Giannotti and Brian Jones)
9:00 AM-12:00 Noon: Tiki and Tierney (featuring Tiki Barber and Brandon Tierney)
12:00 Noon-3:00 PM: The Jim Rome Show
3:00-6:00 PM: The Doug Gottlieb Show
6:00-10:00 PM: The DA Show (featuring Damon Amendolara)
10:00 PM-2:00 AM: Ferrall on the Bench (featuring Scott Ferrall)
2:00-6:00 AM: After Hours with Amy Lawrence
CBS Sports Radio’s weekend* lineup includes programming from Adam the Bull, Ken Carman, Andy Gresh, John Kincade, Jody Mac, Moose and Maggie (featuring Marc Malusis and Maggie Gray), Paul Nanos, and Bill Simonson.
*Schedule is subject to change. All times Eastern.
ABOUT CBS SPORTS RADIO
CBS Sports Radio offers around-the-clock national sports coverage and programming to more than 320 stations nationwide, including stations in all of the Top 10 markets. CBS Sports Radio harnesses the power and resources of CBS RADIO and the award-winning CBS Sports with original programs featuring expert sports commentary by experienced broadcasters including Tiki Barber, Boomer Esiason, Scott Ferrall, Doug Gottlieb, and Jim Rome, among others. CBS Sports Radio’s programming can be heard on-air, online at www.cbssportsradio.com and through the Radio.com app. CBS Sports Radio is programmed and operated by CBS RADIO. Westwood One is the exclusive syndicator and sales partner.
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