Birmingham, Alabama – Crawford Broadcasting and WXJC – The Truth are excited to announce that Mickey Bell will be taking over as host of the award winning program “The Dixie Gospel Caravan” inBirmingham, AL.
For more than forty years, this show has provided listeners in centralAlabama with the sounds of Southern Gospel music. Under the helm of longtime host Wayne Wallace, the show quickly became the standard for all other shows in the industry.
“I can remember traveling with groups who would have the show playing on their bus just hoping that Wayne would play their song”, saysBell. “You knew you had made it in the industry if you appeared on the cover of the Singing News, played on center stage at the National Quartet Convention and were interviewed by Wayne Wallace on the Dixie Gospel Caravan.”
Laura Scotti, WXJC General Manager, says, “We are so excited to have found Mickey Bell who has the passion and excitement about Southern Gospel that we remember from Wayne Wallace. The Caravan is an important part of the history of our stations and we are very excited about its future with Mickey!”
Bell is excited and honored for this opportunity. “Anytime you can help promote Southern Gospel music and then be able to do it with the power of WXJC, we are going to have a lot of fun.”
The show will feature the chart topping hits from your favorite artists as well as artist interviews, great giveaways and new artist spotlights. You can listen to Mickey Bell on The Dixie Gospel Caravan startingMonday, July 18th, from 7pm – 12m central standard time on FM 92.5 or AM 850.