Clear Channel announced Oct. 11 in a press release it will broadcast an audio special for Paul McCartney's "New" album over its national affiliate radio stations and also launch a digital billboard campaign in 18 countries including the U.S.
“The iHeartRadio Album Release Party with Paul McCartney: A Q&A and Performance” will air at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m PT Oct. 14 across Clear Channel Media and Entertainment Classic Rock, Classic Hits, Oldies and AC stations across the country (check local listings). The program will also air on iHeartRadio.com and will stream on Yahoo! The program, hosted by Jim Kerr of Q104.3, will feature songs from the album and comments about the music. The album will be released Oct. 15 in the U.S.
Beginning Sunday, Clear Channel Outdoor - North America will also tease the show on digital billboards around the country with six different postings leading up to Tuesday, when the album is released. On that day, a final posting will reveal the complete album artwork.
The digital campaign will be featured on billboards in Akron, Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Cleveland, Columbus, Dallas, Des Moines, El Paso, Ft Smith, Houston, Indianapolis, Jacksonville, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Melbourne, Memphis, Miami, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, New Jersey, Oakland, Ocala, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix Portland, Reno, Sacramento, Salisbury, San Antonio, Seattle, Tampa and Wichita.
In addition to the U.S., the teaser campaign for “New” will be revealed on Clear Channel Outdoor digital screens in a total of 17 others countries across the globe: Belgium, Canada, Chile, Denmark, Finland, France, Hong Kong, Hungary, Italy, Mexico, Norway, Peru, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the UK.
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