Houston Radio Personality Al Farb Goes Country Gold As Host Of National Radio’s ‘Country Gold!’
(HOUSTON) – Country music’s favorite FM radio host, Al Farb, moves into the nationally syndicated “The Original Country Gold with Rowdy Yates,” according to a press release from Compass Media Network.
The move, only temporary, will surely put the smooth voice of Farb into millions of new ears. Rowdy Yates will continue to host the show but is taking time off to visit other stations across the country.
“This is truly a once in a lifetime experience, being handed the mic from a true radio legend is a dream come true!” – Al Farb
Al Farb will be ‘on-loan’ to TOGC from the show’s flagship affiliate in Houston, Texas, KTHT-FM/ Country Legends 97.1 which airs the show Saturday nights from 7p- Midnight Central, weekly.
“This is truly a once in a lifetime experience, being handed the mic from a true radio legend is a dream come true!” Said, Al Farb.
“Being on the National stage is a daunting task, and I couldn’t be more honored to fill in for not only someone I look up to in this industry, but also a friend in Rowdy Yates.”
“I could not be happier to give this up and coming broadcaster an opportunity to fill in on the nations’ number one country request show. I hope that the industry joins me as we celebrate this milestone in Al’s career.” Said Rowdy Yates, host of The Original Country Gold.
You can hear Al Farb host The Original Country Gold on its affiliate stations across the country this weekend. A live stream of the show is available this Saturday, September 16th from 7p-Midnight Central Time at: (Click Here).
Original Country Gold is a weekend institution in over 75 markets and is the #1 country request show. Rowdy Yates is a 2013 ACM Award Winner and member of the Texas Radio Hall of Fame.