CBS RADIO TO BROADCAST SPECIAL “THE TAZ SHOW: BODYSLAMS & BEYOND” AFTER WRESTLING’S BIGGEST NIGHT
More Than 200 CBS RADIO Sports Stations and Affiliates To Feature The Live Three-Hour Show Across the Country
CBS RADIO today announced a special edition of THE TAZ SHOW: BODYSLAMS & BEYOND airing on Sunday, Apr. 3 from 11:00PM – 2:00AM, EDT. Hosted by sports entertainment icon Taz, the live three-hour program will be broadcast on CBS Sports Radio, the nation’s largest 24/7 major-market sports radio network, and various CBS RADIO sports stations.
The show will feature Taz’s unique thoughts, colorful commentary and more immediately after the event. Fans can catch this episode of THE TAZ SHOW by listening over-the-air, streaming online, and using the CBS Sports and Radio.com apps for a variety of mobile devices, as well as watching a live video stream of the show on TazShow.com. The special will also be offered on-demand after the show ends, and will serve as the Monday, Apr. 4 edition of THE TAZ SHOW.
In addition to airing on CBS Sports Radio on over 200 affiliates, more than 15 CBS RADIO sports stations including Sports Radio 66 and 101.9 FM WFAN (New York), 670 The Score (Chicago), 105.3 The Fan (Dallas/Fort-Worth), 106.7 The Fan (Washington, D.C.), and Sportsradio 94WIP (Philadelphia) will broadcast the program live over-the-air and online. For more information and the full list of stations, fans can go to the official hub of THE TAZ SHOW at TazShow.com.
“There will be no better way to celebrate the biggest night in sports entertainment than by bringing Taz’s one of a kind personality and analysis to the fans across America as soon as the final bell rings in Dallas,” said Chris Oliviero, Executive Vice President, Programming, CBS RADIO. “The passion of this audience is incredible and they deserve an outlet on the nation’s premier sports radio stations to have their say and be heard.”
Launched last year, THE TAZ SHOW is broadcast live via audio and video stream Monday through Friday from 7:00-9:00AM, ET. Fans can also access the show daily on-demand.
With over 25 years of experience in the ring, Taz is currently a broadcaster and award-winning podcaster. The former professional wrestler has various titles to his name including two-time ECW World Heavyweight Champion, three-time ECW Tag Team Champion, three-time WWE Hardcore Champion, and WWE Tag Team Champion, among others. After his retirement from wrestling, Taz was a color commentator from 2002-15 for WWE Raw, Smackdown and TNA Impact.
ABOUT CBS RADIO
CBS RADIO is one of the largest major-market broadcast media operators in the United States and the undisputed leader in news and sports radio. Producing original audio and video content, live events and exclusive programming broadcast via on-air, online and mobile platforms, CBS RADIO reaches more than 72 million consumers nationwide each week. As a part of CBS Corporation, the division owns 117 radio stations in 26 markets – including all of the top 10 as ranked by Nielsen Audio – as well as an extensive array of digital assets. CBS RADIO distributes its programming via AM, FM and HD Radio stations, Radio.com and CBS Local Digital Media apps, making engaging with audiences easier than ever before. For more information on CBS RADIO, please visit www.cbsradio.com.
ABOUT CBS SPORTS RADIO
Launched full-time in January 2013, CBS Sports Radio offers around-the-clock national sports coverage and programming to 330 stations across the country, 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 across multiple weekday and weekend time periods featuring expert sports commentary by experienced broadcasters including Jim Rome, Boomer Esiason, Tiki Barber, Doug Gottlieb and Scott Ferrall, among others. CBS Sports Radio’s programming can be heard on-air, online at http://www.cbssportsradio.com and through the Radio.com app for mobile devices. Westwood One is the exclusive syndicator and sales partner for CBS Sports Radio.
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