Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

Local News

November 7, 2011

Station plays Christmas music

ASHLAND — The Tri-State holiday tradition continues as radio station Magic 97.9 has changed its format from Today’s Lite Rock to all Christmas music effective Monday.

“This is our fifth year of all Christmas music. It’s a Tri-State tradition” said Chris Reynolds, program director.

“Our annual switch to all Christmas music has proven to be incredibly popular with listeners and the business community alike. The response is incredible. I’ve been getting asked since August what day we were making the switch. It’s great for businesses that want to share the holiday spirit with their customers and employees.

“One of the reasons Christmas music is so popular is because it reminds people of family and tradition. No matter how tough the economy gets or what's going on in your life, Christmas music helps cheer you up.”

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