Boston has the best big-city country-music station in the country; in other news, Boston has a country-music station
WKLB reports it's been named the Country Music Association's 2012 Major Market Station of the Year.
National Recording artist Brad Paisley called WKLB to personally inform the station of the honor. WKLB is one of the leading music stations in the Greater Boston market, and consistently among the top 3 rated stations.
WKLB is at 102.5 FM, which might sound familiar to those of you who remember when it was home to classical music on WCRB, which can now be found somewhere else on the FM dial. WKLB beat out stations in Phoenix, Portland, OR, Washington, DC and Baltimore.