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ACM Announces Off-Camera Nominees
On-Air Radio Personalities, Stations and Musicians Among Categories
2007 ACM Awards Show Logo
2007 ACM Awards Show Logo
The Academy of Country Music (ACM) has announced the nominees in categories that will not be televised during its 42nd annual awards show. CBS will broadcast the event live from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on May 15.

On-Air Personality (National)

Kix Brooks, American Country Countdown (ABC Radio Network)

Bill Cody, Classic Country Weekend (Jones Radio Network)

Bob Kingsley, Bob Kingsley's Country Top 40 (Jones Radio Network)

Lia Knight (Jones Radio Network)

Danny Wright, All Night (Jones Radio Network)

On-Air Personality (Major Market)

Cornbread with Pat James, WIL/St. Louis

Edwards & Lee, WYCD/Detroit

Tim Hattrick and Willy D. Loon, KNIX/Phoenix

Jim, Deb and Kevin, WFMS/Indianapolis

Randy & Dave, WQYK/St. Petersburg, Fla.

On-Air Personality (Medium Market)

Ron Bee and Becky Palmer, WBBS/Syracuse, N.Y.

Broadway, WBCT/Grand Rapids, Mich.

Dawson, Kristina & Levi, the Get Up Gang, KRST/Albuquerque, N.M.

Brian Gary & Todd Harding, KUAD/Fort Collins, Colo.

Charlie James & Pam Wilder, WCOS/Columbia, S.C.

On-Air Personality (Small Market)

Paul Dupuis and J.R. Mitchell (The Breakfast Flakes), WQCB/Bangor, Maine

Gator & The Styckman, WGSQ/Cookeville, Tenn.

Barry Kent, Bobbie Ashley and Frank Rush (The Waking Crew), WTHI/Terre Haute, Ind.

Mike Lawrence and Dana Carole, KHKX/Midland, Texas

McFly and the Ride Home with Marty McFly and Stewart James, WGSQ/Cookeville, Tenn.

Radio Station (Major Market)


KSON/San Diego

WQYK/St. Petersburg, Fla.



Radio Station (Medium Market)

KIIM/Tucson, Ariz.

KUAD/Fort Collins, Colo.

KUZZ/Bakersfield, Calif.

KXKT/Omaha, Neb.

WIVK, Knoxville, Tenn.

Radio Station (Small Market)

WFRY/Watertown, N.Y.

WJCL/Savannah, Ga.

WPAP/Panama City, Fla.

WTCR/Huntington, W.Va.

WYZB/Fort Walton, Fla.


Richard Bennett

Mark Bright

Dann Huff

Keith Stegall

Mark Wright

Audio Engineer

Jeff Balding

Neal Cappelino

Tom Castle

Jason Lehning

Steve Marcantonio


Mike Brignardello

Kevin Grant

Larry Paxton

Alison Prestwood

Glenn Worf


Eddie Bayers

Chad Cromwell

Chris McHugh

Greg Morrow

Lonnie Wilson


Stuart Duncan

Glen Duncan

Larry Franklin

Aubrey Haynie

Joe Spivey


Tom Bukovac

J.T. Corenflos

Kenny Greenberg

Brent Mason

John Willis


Tony Harrell

John Hobbs

John Jarvis

Gordon Mote

Steve Nathan

Specialty Instrument(s)

Richard Bennett

Stuart Duncan

Rob Ickes

Kristen Wilkinson

John Willis

Steel Guitar

Dan Dugmore

Buddy Emmon

Michael Johnson

Russ Pahl

Scotty Sanders


Grand Ole Opry House, Nashville

Harrah's North Kansas City, Kansas City, Mo.

John Ascuaga's Nugget Casino Resort, Sparks, Nev.

Meadowbrook Musical Arts Center, Gilford, N.H.

Turning Stone Resort and Casino, Verona, N.Y.


Buck Owens Crystal Palace, Bakersfield, Calif.

Floore's Country Store, San Antonio, Texas

Grizzly Rose, Denver

Joe's, Chicago

Pepsi Roadhouse, Burgettstown, Pa.

Don Romeo Talent Buyer

Brad Coombs, Meridian Entertainment

R.J. Kaltenbach, Klein's Attractions

Bill Magann, Variety Attractions

Gary Osier, Gary Osier Presents

Terrye Seigel, Terrye Seigel Productions


Ben Farrell, Varnell Enterprises

Brad Garrett, Police Productions

Brian Martin, Brian Martin Productions

Ron Sakamoto, Gold and Gold Productions

Mike Smardak, Outback Concerts of Tennessee
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