Rockcastle Media Launches Musicweek Countdown

Musicweek Countdown Rockcastle Media Will SterrettRockcastle Media Networks has announced the launch of the new Mainstream AC format targeted Musicweek Countdown.

The new weekly two-hour program hosted by Will Sterrett features the top 10 songs of the week and gold via “By Request” and “Countdown Extra” segments.

Rockcastle Media Networks is proud to announce the launch of The MusicWeek Countdown, the only program of its kind for Mainstream AC radio. “In conversations with AC PD’s, it became clear the demand was still there for a program counting down the format’s top hits, coupled with the chart-topping gold that remains the cornerstone of the format,” said Rockcastle Media Networks President/CEO Will Sterrett. “This two hour program, along with the launch of our unique ‘BarterFlex’ program, really puts stations in the driver’s seat with compelling programming and the flexibility to maximize in-show inventory.”

The MusicWeek Countdown delivers the top 10 songs of the week as well as the stories behind the hits, the latest artist news, and plenty of chart-topping, top-testing gold via the “By Request” and “Countdown Extra” segments. The program is available on a market-exclusive, 100% barter basis, and affiliates have the option of airing spots in-program or scattering them throughout the week with Rockcastle Media Networks’ ‘BarterFlex’ program. Delivery for The MusicWeek Countdown is via FTP download, with the first feeds delivered for the weekend of July 2.

The MusicWeek Countdown is hosted by Rockcastle Media Networks President & CEO Will Sterrett, whose 20-year on-air career includes Mainstream AC experience at KLTQ/Omaha, KPLA/Columbia MO, and Waitt Radio Networks, among others.

Rockcastle Media Group is a national radio network providing short-form and long-form programming to affiliate stations across the U.S. and Canada. The company’s ‘Partners First’ initiative ensures a focus on error-free program feeds and exceptional service to stations and advertising partners. Rockcastle Media Networks’ offerings include The MusicWeek Countdown, the short-form trivia feature Think Fast!, and The Neon Beat with John Christopher.

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To listen to a demo of The MusicWeek Countdown, visit

To contact Rockcastle Media Group, call (208) 718-2525 or (414) 909-1010, or email or

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