Book on WSM Radio Due in November

Nashville radio station WSM will be the subject of a historical book to be published in November by the University of Illinois Press. Written by journalist Craig Havighurst, Air Castle of the South: WSM and the Making of Music City explains how the country radio station transformed Nashville into a city known for music and entertainment. Founded by the National Life and Accident Insurance Company on 1925, the station is best known for broadcasting the Grand Ole Opry.