FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Rebecca Johnson
Senior Account Manager Corporate Partnerships
KANSAS CITY, MO, June 4, 2014
The Bridge, Kansas City’s newest NPR Music station at 90.9 FM, has joined in partnership with Sporting KC. As a Principal Partner of The Bridge, Sporting KC acknowledges the importance of a thriving local music scene in Kansas City and is eager to be a part of launching the The Bridge in Kansas City.
“Partnering with community organizations is a big part of our mission. The Bridge has a strong focus on connecting Kansas City with local music as well as serving as a place for music discovery. Collaborations with incredible local organizations like Sporting KC, who share that mission, are crucial in helping us deliver on that promise.” said Kliff Kuehl, President and CEO, KCPT and The Bridge.
The Bridge will have a significant presence at Sporting Park in the Sprint Plaza during the 2014 season, offering giveaways and soccer contests at The Bridge table at selected games. The Bridge will feature game day event information on bridge909.org, host a digital Sporting KC playlist for fans to check out and Sporting KC players will be featured as part of select 909 Sessions, exclusive live performances and interviews with artists from The Bridge.