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KUUR Aspen Brings the Best of American Christmas Music to the City of Bethlehem

Bethlehem's Radio Mawwal to Broadcast Christmas Music from KUUR via Very Special Arrangement

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ASPEN, Colo., Dec. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- KUUR, Aspen's locally owned radio station, is bringing American Christmas music to Bethlehem.  

Every year, for one week leading up to Christmas, KUUR plays all Christmas music on 101.1 FM in Aspen, 96.7 FM in Carbondale / El Jebel and Glenwood Springs, Colorado, USA.

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This year, by special arrangement, KUUR's Christmas music will be heard in Bethlehem via Radio Mawwal 101.7 FM. The station typically airs world music and pop music from around the world. This year they will air the same Christmas music that is featured on KUUR this week, along with messages from morning DJ Larry Thompson wishing listeners, "Merry Christmas from Aspen, Colorado."

KUUR CEO Marcos Rodriguez was inspired to make the Aspen-Bethlehem connection when he spent Christmas Eve in Bethlehem two years ago: "I was surprised to discover that Christmas music was popular in Bethlehem and, of course, was overwhelmed with the historical connection. We are proud to be the first American radio station to be broadcast in Bethlehem and excited to promote good will across the globe."

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