GRAMMY winner and Grand Ole Opry member LARRY GATLIN will
host "Larry Wayne Gatlin Radio – Only in America" on the station
beginning in January of
show will air each Tuesday from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. CT on both 650 AM and
streaming online starting January 7, 2014. Shows will be archived
on the station website.
is a legend and one of the funniest, most intuitive guys I’ve ever had the
privilege to know.” said 650 AM WSM General Manager, Tom English. “When
he expressed his desire to commit to a weekly show on ‘The Legend’ I knew we had
to find a way to make it happen.”
Wayne Gatlin Radio" will be a mix of music, entertainment, life insights and
added “WSM has been very good to me over the years so I hope I am good for WSM.
The good folks there are giving me the chance to prove something I have wanted
to prove for a long time… that you don’t have to be full of BULL to be in show
business, but it REALLY helps!”
with his many hit songs as a solo artist, member of the Gatlin Brothers and as a
songwriter Gatlin is also known to listeners as a frequent host of the popular
Opry Country Classics series broadcast live on 650 AM WSM from the famed Ryman
Auditorium in downtown Nashville.
AM WSM’s first official broadcast day was October 5, 1925. The station is the
radio home of the Grand Ole Opry, which has been broadcast live over the
airwaves since its inception. WSM can be picked up in 38 states on 650 AM and
worldwide at www.wsmonline.com.