BANGOR, Maine (WABI) Opry Leisure Group and Grey Tv, Inc. are launching a brand new media community known as Circle on January 1 devoted to the nation music way of life expertise.
The community will characteristic unique programming centered round artists and their lives on and off the stage. Its lineup contains the return of a weekly broadcast of the Grand Ole Opry, the present that made nation music well-known.
Beginning Jan. 1, the brand new lineup for our over-the-air antenna customers will appear like this:
5.2 The CW Community
5.three The Many years Community
WABI antenna viewers might must rescan your TVs to get entry to the brand new channel. Comply with the directions within the video under to learn the way.
It is possible for you to to look at Circle over-the-air utilizing your antenna on channel 5.four. Examine together with your native cable supplier to see if Circle is offered.
To search out Circle on January 1, 2020, you might must rescan in the event you watch WABI over the air!
For many TVs, you’ll be able to rescan with just a few easy steps:
1. Use your distant to entry the MENU system in your tv.
2. Whereas on the TV (or TUNER) enter, choose the ANTENNA setting (if relevant).
three. Discover the choice labeled “Scan for channels,” “Channel search,” or one thing related, and choose that together with your distant.
four. Your TV will mechanically search the airwaves for all accessible native channels, together with CIRCLE. If these steps do not work, you might wish to search on-line in your particular TV model, or confer with your TV’s consumer handbook for a step-by-step information.
Circle could have all kinds of nation music programming, together with “Opry Dwell,” which can characteristic Grand Ole Opry performances every week starting in February.
Circle can be bringing again “Hee Haw,” a venerable music and comedy sketch present that aired from 1971 to 1993 and from 1996 to 1997.
A number of the different reveals the community will air embody:
“Opry Dwell”: Starting in February, Opry Dwell is a compilation of recent live-recorded Grand Ole Opry performances that will likely be launched every week. Within the Opry custom, this present will likely be a mixture of immediately’s high stars, up-and-comers and all-time greats.
“Fandom”: The artist-fan relationship is in contrast to every other. Fandom is a sequence that explores the impression and intimacy of the artist-fan relationship from the attitude of followers in addition to a few of nation music’s largest stars, like Eric Church and Zac Brown.
“Bluebird Café Classes”: Annually, 1000’s of followers flock to see artists and songwriters on the world-famous Bluebird Café. The Bluebird Café Classes is a viewer’s ticket in – with out the road! On this sequence, viewers will take pleasure in performances and storytelling from considered one of Nashville’s most iconic venues.
“Southern Weekend”: Hosted by singer and musician Natalie Stovall, every episode will spotlight one of the best in southern residing by visiting all the good sights of the South together with eating places, museums, distinctive shops, and music venues. Nation music artists will take part alongside the journey and share a few of their favourite locations.
“Backstage on the Opry”: Peek behind-the-scenes of the Grand Ole Opry, alongside artists as they go from rehearsals to the stage – and every little thing in between!
“Craig’s World”: Comply with Opry member and Military Veteran Craig Morgan at house and on the street as he and his tight-knit household navigate triumphs and challenges whereas creating companies, writing hit songs and balancing a rustic music profession.
“Genuine America”: Hosted by veteran TV host Nan Kelley and her Grammy-nominated husband Charlie Kelley, Genuine America takes viewers on a two-wheeled model of the traditional American street journey by the use of backroads and rural routes exploring a few of the nation’s finest saved secrets and techniques – together with lesser recognized sights, off-the-beaten path eateries, and most fascinating of all, the individuals who make America one of the vital colourful and eclectic nations on the earth. Company embody Blake Shelton and Alabama.
“Upstream”: Be a part of Elizabeth Prepare dinner as she invitations artist company to a brand new fishing location every episode. Whereas the fishing could also be good, the true catch is the dialog. Early company embody Cam and Shooter Jennings.
“Opry Debut”: Get pleasure from mini follow-documentaries that chronicle the moments and feelings that artists expertise main as much as the memorable profession milestone each nation music artist dream of reaching – their Grand Ole Opry debut. Debut’s embody Opry NextStage 2019 picks Tennille Townes, Travis Denning and Riley Inexperienced in addition to the Opry debut of Ashley McBryde.
“The Write Stuff”: Viewers get a peek contained in the inspiration and creation of a few of nation music’s biggest songs. Be a part of nation music hit makers as they stroll step-by-step – from the preliminary idea to the ultimate chord – and share the important thing licks and lyrics that introduced their tales to life. Episodes characteristic Little Huge City, Outdated Crow Drugs Present and Travis Tritt.
“Opry Docs”: Hosted by modern artists like Brad Paisley, Charlie Daniels and Amy Grant, Opry Docs is a sequence of documentaries on nation greats like Johnny Money, Invoice Monroe, George Jones and Minnie Pearl.
“Higher Half”: Meet the larger-than-life spouses of a few of immediately’s brightest stars and discover out what provides them their very own star energy. Featured spouses embody Samantha Busch (spouse of NASCAR driver Kyle Busch), Kate Moore (spouse of Justin Moore) and Christine Ballard (spouse of Frankie Ballard).
“Dailey & Vincent”: Be a part of Dailey & Vincent – the world-renowned bluegrass duo – as they host and carry out in entrance of a reside viewers together with some notable associates like Vince Gill and the Oak Ridge Boys.
“Stand Up Nashville!”: Shot earlier than a reside viewers at Nashville’s legendary Zanies Comedy Membership, every episode of Stand Up Nashville! includes a well-known comic host in addition to 4 up-and-coming comedians. Snort together with a packed Zanies’ home and essentially the most good comics the South has to supply.
“Household Traditions”: Comply with the subsequent era of nation’s legendary households as they honor their roots whereas forging their very own path. Episodes embody Sam Williams (grandson of Hank Williams and son of Hank Williams Jr.) and Ashley Campbell (daughter of Glen Campbell).
“Phil Vassar’s Songs from the Cellar”: Be a part of nation music hit-maker, Phil Vassar, as he welcomes artists, songwriters, entertainers, athletes, and wine lovers into his favourite place to jot down songs – his wine cellar! Every episode will characteristic dialog and collaboration together with a shared drink. Easy in idea but wealthy in content material, Phil’s laid-back type and quick-witted persona brings out one of the best in his company as they share entertaining tales about their fascinating lives. Company embody Kelsea Ballerini, Charles Esten, Mike Tyson and Hunter Hayes.
You can too discover Circle on social media: