FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 6, 2010
LOS ANGELES – 106.7 KROQ FM proudly announces the return of “Jonesy’s Jukebox” on 10.10.10 (Sunday, October 10, 2010).
Airing Sunday nights from 7pm-9pm, Sex Pistol’s co-founder/guitarist and pop culture icon Steve Jones joins KROQ-FM’s air staff with his weekly 2-hour program heard on air and online at www.kroq.com.
Steve is excited about his new home at KROQ. “They are letting me play whatever I want—and that’s good for me.”
Jones re-claims the radio airwaves with “Jonesy’s Jukebox”, the influential and acclaimed radioprogram made famous on KDLD/KDLE-FM (Indie 103.1). “Jonesy’s Jukebox” on KROQ-FM will feature an irreverent mix of new music from iconic artists, developing talent, and eclectic cuts from his personal music collection.
“Sunday nights on KROQ has historically been the home to groundbreaking programming beginning with the legendary Rodney Bingenheimer over 30 years ago. In fact, Rodney was one of the first DJ’s in America to play the Sex Pistols” said Kevin Weatherly,Senior Vice President, Programming, CBS RADIO and Program Director for 106.7 KROQ FM. “Steve is punk rock royalty and a proventastemaker. I’m thrilled that Jonesy’s Jukebox can now be heardalongside KROQ Locals Only, Loveline and Rodney on the Roq.”
To submit music to be considered for inclusion on Jonesy’s Jukebox, please send band CD/Bio to:
c/o Jonesy’s Jukebox
PO Box 790
Hollywood, CA 90027
Media contact: Aissa Juarez, Marketing Director 323.930.1067
KROQ is owned and operated by CBS RADIO, one of the largest major-market radio operators in the United States. A division of CBS Corporation, CBS RADIO operates 130 radio stations, the majority of which are in the nation’s top 50 markets. In addition to KROQ, CBS RADIO owns and operates KNX-AM, KFWB-AM, KAMP-FM, KCBS-FM, KRTH-FM and KTWV-FM in Los Angeles. For more information on KROQ, the nation’s most listened to rock station, please visit: www.kroq.com.
Jonesy’s Jukebox Now On World Famous KROQ-FM