The Grascals part of historic 650 AM WSM Broadcast

This just in, and it happens today.

Tune in on Wednesday, October 5, at 1:45 PM (central) to hear The Grascals on 650 AM WSM’s first ever live broadcast from the station’s historic transmission tower house in Brentwood, Tenn. While there has never been a live broadcast from the building, the site has been the transmission point for the radio station and the Grand Ole Opry since October 5, 1932. Other special guests joining the live broadcast, which is part of the Opry’s 80th anniversary celebration, include Steve Wariner, Kitty Wells, Ralph Emery, Rebecca Lynn Howard, Chely Wright , Charlie Chase, Lorianne Cook, Dan Miller, The Wrights, The Jordanaires , Bud Wendell (Former President of Gaylord Entertainment), Cornelius Craig (Son of WSM founder Edwin W. Craig), Jimmy Wayne, Irving Waugh (Past WSM/NBC Announcer & Former President of WSM Radio), and more. The special guests will be sharing their memories of WSM and the Grand Ole Opry with listeners.

If you can’t tune in 650 AM WSM on your radio, you can listen online at

EDITOR’S NOTE: The audio stream is in windows media format. For Mac users you’ll need to have windows media player installed to play this stream.