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Touch HD makes more changes to their line-up

2017-06-20 11:00
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Johannesburg - Digital radio station, Touch HD is gearing up for some exciting changes at the station.

These changes include the addition of new talent, and changes to the weekday and weekend line-up. The changes will be in full effect as of Wednesday, 21 June 2017.

Touch HD has introduced specially created shows, which will not form a part of the daily line-up, but will rather be made exclusively available on the Touch HD app as a podcast for download and streaming.  

Funny You Said That is the first in these specially created podcast shows which is comedy show hosted by Eugene Khoza and Simmi Aref. The show will be made available on Mondays and Wednesdays. Super Mega rapper AKA will also have his own podcast show, which will be added at the end of June.

"Touch HD is about making moves that are completely unexpected. We are all about creating a futuristic listening experience for our audience. We're incredibly proud to make Touch HD a new creative haven for AKA, Eugene Khoza and Simmi Aref," said Tbo Touch.

A great highlight for Touch HD is that The Tim Modise Network a current affairs show, which has the highest number of podcast downloads at the station, has now been extended from its Monday and Tuesday slot, to include Wednesday and Thursday.

The new line-up is now as follows

Monday to Friday
The Expensive Breakfast- Hosted by Glen Lewis and Nina Hastie (07:00 to 10:00)
Let's do Lunch with Thembisa Mdoda- (10:00-13:00)
The Millennial Watch- Hosted by Ayre and Rorisang (13:00 to 15:00)
The Touch Touchdown- Hosted by Tbo Touch and Katlicious (15:00-18:00)
The Modise Network- Hosted by Tim Modise (18:00-20:00 on Monday to Thursday)
New Sports Show-  Hosts TBC ( 20:00-21:00 on Monday's and Tuesday's)
The Rush hour- Hosted by Kyle Worde & Khabonina (21:00 to 23:00 on Monday to Wednesday and 18:00-20:00 on Friday's)
Party Starters- DJ Capital & MC Yoda (21:00-23:00 on Thursdays and 20:00-22:00 on Fridays)

Saturday

Khabonina and Kyle (07:00-09:00)
The Hotspot- Hosted by Thapelo Ramabulane and Jennifer Sanisie (09:00-11:00)
Sammy Sosa (11:00-13:00)
The Touch HD Top 30-  Hosted by Felicity (13:00-15:00)
Vince (15:00-18:00)

Sunday

Bishop Noel Jones (06:00-07:00)
Helen Herimbi (07:00-10:00) 
The Sunday Cook Book- Hosted by Benny Masekwameng & Yanela Tokota (10:00-12:00)
Sammy Sosa (12:00-14:00)
Macfarlane  (14:00-17:00)
Tim Modise (17:00-19:00)
Kabomo On Soul- Hosted by Kabomo (19:00-21:00)

Touch HD is excited to announce that one of the new additions to the stations line-up is a sport show. Touch HD management is currently in talks with two of the country's most renowned sport presenters to host the brand new sports show discussing all things sports on and off the field. The show will air on Monday's and Tuesday's evening, from 20:00-21:00.

Touch HD will be switching up their line-up every three months, a strategic move to keep things fresh at the station, and to introduce new talent.