PHILADELPHIA, PA – October 28, 2019 – Entercom, a leading media and entertainment company and one of the two largest radio broadcasters in the U.S., announced the date and lineup for night one of “KROQ Absolut Almost Acoustic Christmas 2019,” a RADIO.COM event. The opening night of the two-day event will feature musical performances by Cage The Elephant, Beck, Jimmy Eat World, Young the Giant, Angels & Airwaves, Cold War Kids, The Head and the Heart, Catfish and the Bottlemen, and DJ Jeremiah Red. “KROQ Absolut Almost Acoustic Christmas 2019” will be hosted by The World Famous KROQ (KROQ-FM) on Saturday, December 7 at the Honda Center in Orange County, LA.
“‘KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas’ unofficially kicks off the holiday season with our listeners and we’re excited about its return this year, featuring another phenomenal lineup of top names in alternative music,” said Jeff Federman, Regional President and Market Manager, Entercom Southern California. “We are honored to once again benefit Para Los Niños and the Al Wooten Jr. Heritage Center – two organizations that take great strides to serving our local youth.”
A portion of the proceeds from the sale of tickets benefits Para Los Niños and the Al Wooten Jr. Heritage Center. Founded in 1980 in Skid Row, Los Angeles, Para Los Niños creates successful pathways for children and youth to thrive through excellence in education, powerful families and strong communities. Through free after-school and low-cost summer programs, the Al Wooten Jr. Heritage Center in Los Angeles revitalizes and empowers communities in crisis by providing a safe, nurturing environment committed to good citizenship and academic excellence.
Tickets for night one of “KROQ Absolut Almost Acoustic Christmas 2019” go on sale to the public Friday, November 1 at 10:00 a.m. PT. For more information, including ticket information and full lineup, please visit kroq.radio.com. More details to come on night two of “KROQ Absolut Almost Acoustic Christmas 2019.”
Listeners can tune in KROQ (KROQ-FM) in Los Angeles, as well as nationwide on the RADIO.COM app and website. Fans can also connect with the station on social media via Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.
KROQ is RADIO.COM station. RADIO.COM, the fastest growing digital audio app in the United States and the leader in local sports coverage, currently has over 500 stations and thousands of podcasts, with more added continuously on its rapidly growing platform. RADIO.COM is a part of Entercom.
About Entercom Communications Corp.
Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM) is a leading American media and entertainment company reaching and engaging over 170 million people each month through its premier collection of highly rated, award winning radio stations, digital platforms and live events. As one of the country’s two largest radio broadcasters, Entercom offers integrated marketing solutions and delivers the power of local connection on a national scale with coverage of close to 90% of persons 12+ in the top 50 markets. Entercom is the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content and the nation’s unrivaled leader in news and sports radio. Learn more about Philadelphia-based Entercom at www.entercom.com, Facebook and Twitter (@Entercom).