The Jeff Woods Show begins August 20, 2012 at 3 p.m. MT

(Calgary, Canada) Q107 Calgary is proud to announce that Canada’s preeminent voice of classic rock, well-known journalist and seasoned radio personality, Jeff Woods, will be the afternoon drive host starting on August 20, 2012. The Jeff Woods Show will air weekdays from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. and feature Woods at his best, sharing stories and personal anecdotes from a long and successful broadcast career focused on the classic rock genre and the artists that defined an era.

“Jeff Woods is synonymous with classic rock and we are excited to have him join the Q107 on-air team,” said Garry McKenzie, General Manager, Corus Radio Western Canada. “Our Calgary listeners will now have access to in-depth, classic rock content and perspective with Jeff Woods five days a week.”

“I’m thrilled to once again make Calgary my permanent residence and take the mic as afternoon drive host on Q107,” said Jeff Woods. “Calgary has a dedicated fan base of classic rock music listeners and I’m excited to share with them the stories on the artists that make the music on a daily basis.”

Jeff Woods has become known as Canada’s preeminent voice for classic rock radio. He started broadcasting in 1985 and soon after shared his love of the genre in countless ways including a feature called The Legends of Classic Rock. Since 2001, the syndicated hour-long program has been destination tuning for the stories and history that make up the rich tapestry of classic rock by combining a mix of narrative, interviews, album tracks, rarities and live recordings. Nearly 400 different one-hour episodes have been produced, making it the premiere classic rock documentary produced in Canada.

Jeff Woods will continue to host the nationally syndicated weekly hour-long show, Legends of Classic Rock. For a complete schedule, visit exploremusic.com.

Q107 (CFGQ-FM) is Calgary’s classic rock station featuring the Jeff and Sarah Show weekday mornings, Lex in the City in middays, Jeff Woods in the afternoon drive and Alice Cooper in the evenings. Part of Corus Radio’s network of classic rock stations, Q107 also features the premiere Canadian classic rock documentary program The Legends of Classic Rock with Jeff Woods. Tune in to Q107 on the FM dial at 107.3 (Calgary) or 100.1 (Banff) or listen live at www.q107fm.ca.

Q107 is owned by Corus Entertainment Inc., a Canadian-based media and entertainment company. Corus is a market leader in specialty television and radio with additional assets in pay television, television broadcasting, children’s book publishing and children’s animation. The Company’s multimedia entertainment brands include YTV, Treehouse, Nickelodeon (Canada), ABC Spark, W Network, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network (Canada), CosmoTV, Sundance Channel (Canada), Movie Central, HBO Canada, Nelvana, Kids Can Press and radio stations including CKNW AM 980, 99.3 The FOX, Country 105, 630 CHED, Q107 and 102.1 the Edge. Corus creates engaging branded entertainment experiences for its audiences across multiple platforms. A publicly traded company, Corus is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (CJR.B). Experience Corus on the web at www.corusent.com.

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For more information, please contact:

Magda Krpan
Director, Communications, Radio
416.479.6054
magda.krpan@corusent.com

Lorraine Zarb
Project Manager, Communications
416.479.6129
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