Today’s Country BX93 Welcomes New Midday Host Shannon Ella to London’s Home for Country Music
— August 10, 2018
– Ella makes her on-air debut during iHeartRadio Canada’s unique live coverage of one of country music’s favourite weekends, Boots and Hearts Music Festival –
– iHeartRadio Canada is the official radio partner of Boots and Hearts, Canada’s largest country music festival –
TORONTO (August 10, 2018) – In advance of this weekend’s Boots and Hearts Music Festival, Bell Media today announced the addition of Shannon Ella to London’s home for country music, Today’s Country BX93, and iHeartRadio Canada. Ella becomes the new midday host on Today’s Country BX93, as well as a regular country music host and contributor on iHeartRadio Canada.
Ella makes her on-air debut during iHeartRadio Canada’s unique live coverage of one of country music’s favourite weekends, Boots and Hearts Music Festival. The Boots and Hearts Radio live broadcast airs tomorrow (Saturday, Aug. 11) from 2 – 7 p.m. ET on the iHeartRadio Canada app and across multiple Bell Media country radio stations, featuring interviews and updates from Burl’s Creek Event Grounds in Oro-Medonte, Ontario.
“I’m extremely excited to join both the growing iHeartRadio Canada family and the legendary Today’s Country BX93, the voice of London’s country music community,” said Ella. “I love what I do – sharing my passion for country music, and I can’t wait for fellow and future country fans in London and across Canada to join in this ongoing musical journey with me.”
A long-time country music fan, Ella will continue in her role as host of Warner Music Canada’s Complete Country.
“We’re very excited to strengthen our already leading voice in Canadian country music with the addition of Shannon to the iHeartRadio Canada team,” said Rob Farina, Head of Radio Content, Strategy, and iHeartRadio at Bell Media. “Her knowledge and enthusiasm for the music she loves make for a fun and thoroughly credible addition to middays in London on Today’s Country BX93.”
The iHeartRadio Canada app delivers live streaming across Canada of Today’s Country BX93 as well as Boots and Hearts Radio.
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