LUKEN ADDS RETRO TV AND REV’N IN MONTEREY
Chattanooga, Tenn., (September 29, 2016) – Luken Communications announced today a multi-network affiliation agreement with KMBY in Monterey, CA, serving the Monterey-Salinas market (DMA 125). KMBY, owned and operated by Cocola Broadcasting Companies, launched Luken’s Retro TV and Rev’n on Wednesday, September 28. Area viewers can now find Retro TV and Rev’n over-the-air on channels 19.2 and 19.4, respectively.
Kevin Mosesian, Cocola Broadcasting’s Corporate Stations Manager, said, “Cocola has enjoyed great success with these networks in some of our other station markets. We know the Monterey audience will also embrace the memorable programming on Retro TV as well as the unique lineup offered by Rev’n.”
Tim Krass, Luken’s Vice President of Affiliate Sales – West, said, “Luken Communications remains dedicated to bringing high-quality, family-friendly entertainment to television viewers everywhere. We’re especially pleased to do so while building on our existing relationship with a great partner like Cocola Broadcasting.”
With an assortment of vintage comedies like Mystery Science Theater 3000, The Lucy Show and The Beverly Hillbillies as well as classic dramas including Doctor Who, The Doctors and Route 66, Retro TV truly offers The Best in Classic Television. Retro TV’s newest acquisitions include Haven, Murdoch Mysteries, The Border, The Collector and Acorn TV Presents featuring classic series like I, Claudius and Poldark, as well as more recent, award-winning shows such as Anzac Girls.
Rev’n, a network geared towards the performance enthusiast, officially launched on December 1, 2014. Rev’n is dedicated to all things revving including cars, trucks, motorcycles, boats, ATVs, snowmobiles, events, auctions and more. With proven automotive content such as V8TV, Stacey David’s GearZ®, Two Guys Garage, Bidding Wars, Truck U and My Classic Car, Rev'n is a hit with fans and advertisers alike.
For more information on these and other Luken networks, visit www.luken.tv.
About Luken Communications:
Luken Communications offers diverse, family-friendly programming with its collection of networks reaching approximately 80 percent of all U.S. households via a blend of over-the-air, cable and satellite television. The current network offerings include Rev’n, Retro TV, The Heartland Network, The Family Channel, The Action Channel and Frost Great Outdoors (FGO). Luken Communications’ flagship Retro TV was one of the first digital broadcast networks launched in 2005.