Enter finally a year ago Julie Fox Pomilia, originally a guest telling tales of being the granddaughter of Roy Rogers and Dale Evans and then being invited to co-host as well!
To find out about the program, of course we went to the source-source-source-source!!
Enter first KHTS announcer and board operator Mike Dowler, producing an equestrian based show there called Along The Trail and riding on with it through a succession of hosts.
We have a lot of Western and Cowboy history, particularly film history, that wasnt being passed down, Pitchford recalls, so about three years ago I decided we needed this show in our valley.
She had a love of the informative format, but she also harbored a strong love for the old West and the Cowboy Codes.
That sense of mutual affection and high spirits comes across, attracting to the hometown feeling show an audience ranging from the American heartland to England, France and beyond. My focus is mostly the equestrian side, says Pitchford.
I bring in the promotional aspect, music and dig up leads to guests, adds Bell. Following are the huge group of pertinent addresses: Mail product to Out West, 24265 Main Street, Newhall, CA 91321. To hear live streaming of Around The Barn shows (Saturdays 9AM to 10 AM Pacific time) go to gets you to On The Air for whats coming up and Happened gets you to past show podcasts.His working interest in Western Music began in 1983, promoting and creating with Western Music Hall-of-Famer Hi Busse.In 1986 they developed the radio featurette "Song and Story with Hi Busse" and Huff subsequently released two albums of Hi Busse & The Frontiersmen material.She freely admits Roy Rogers was her hero and came as close as one can to serving as her surrogate father!I was born in the city but with manure in my veins!!Without the promoting of major motion picture studios (like Republic did in the Golden Age) or an all-consuming tide of popularity rising from a single blockbuster film, series or sex symbol to propel it, Western will never again hit fad status.