|Drew Wilson, NGEN Program Director|
WHO: NGEN Radio, a local faith-based station, is celebrating the launch of its new signal 91.7 FM with a city-wide celebration. Chart-topping, hip-hop artists Manafest and Gawvi will be the featured performers and NGEN radio personalities will be on-location to meet listeners and fans.
WHAT: Power the Tower is a celebration open to the public, however guests are encouraged to arrive early to ensure entry. The Downtown concert arena can accommodate 2,815 people. The purpose of the event is to celebrate the recently launched 91.7 FM signal, acquired by KSBJ. This full powered FM signal reaches over 5 million people in the greater Houston area to share the messages of hope, unity, and love with millennials. Sponsored in part by McCune Electrical Services, the goal of the new station and launch event is to ultimately inspire listeners to lead within their communities and among their peers.
WHEN: Tuesday, August 30, 2016 from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.
WHERE: Revention Music Center, 520 Texas Avenue Houston, Texas 77002
WHY: NGEN, which stands for the Now Generation, hopes to provide a positive alternative to Houston teens and young adults through special events and broadcast media. The launch of their new signal will allow them to spread their messages to a new generation of Houstonians in search of positivity in their lives. NGEN welcomes people from all walks of life through the universal language of music, while still engaging listeners with top hip-hop and pop hits.
91.7 NGEN KXNG lineup