104.5 Nashville

104.5 The Zone Expands Local Daytime Programming

Cumulus Sports “104.5 The Zone” WGFX Gallatin/Nashville TN announced it is revamping its schedule to feature “All Local, All Day” starting Monday, January 15. The station’s new schedule will feature locally produced programming from 6am to 7pm weekdays as the syndicated Dan Patrick Show is dropped from the 10am-12pm slot. To fill the void, the Midday 180 Show hosted by Chad Withrow, Jonathon Hutton and Paul Kuharsky will move from 12-3pm to 10am-2pm. The three hosts have also signed new multi-year contract extensions with the station. A show that no longer means what its called, 3HL (Formerly Three Hour Lunch) will now air for four hours from 2-6pm with hosts Brent Dougherty, Mickey Ryan and Dawn Davenport still in place. The Wake Up Zone with Mark Howard, Kev...[Read More]

Clay Travis Exits 104.5 The Zone

Update 4:05pm: Travis’ co-hosts Blaine Bishop and Brent Dougherty began their show today announcing that Travis has exited his position with the station, obviously not giving him a chance to make a final on-air appearance. They quickly plugged his other positions and his social media accounts before moving on with the show. Original Report 8/26 3:15pm: Clay Travis is exiting Cumulus Sports “104.5 The Zone” WGFX Nashville’s afternoon “3 Hour Lunch” after his show on Thursday, August 28. Travis writes on his FoxSports.com blog that months after telling Cumulus with his contract expiring, he wished to stay at the station for a market competitive deal. After offering Travis a $5,000 raise, he has decided to exit the station. I thank Cumulus for one thing, th...[Read More]