Wake Up Zone

Start your morning with Mark Howard, Blaine Bishop and Kevin Ingram inside the Wake Up Zone on 104-5 The Zone. It’s Nashville’s fun and unpredictable morning show where anything is bound to happen.

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The Wake Up Zone Podcast and On Demand Audio:


Mark Howard – @MHOWARDZONE

A fixture in the Nashville sports scene for more than two decades, Mark Howard brings a passion to covering middle Tennessee sports each morning. A long-time television sportscaster in Nashville and now as one of the hosts for The Wake Up Zone, 104-5 The Zone’s award-winning morning sports talk show, Mark is known for his clever writing and enthusiastic delivery. When you listen to him, it’s easy to see why some say he must wear out his suits from the inside out!


Kevin Ingram – @KIngramSports

Kevin Ingram keeps you up-to-date on the morning’s top stories as you make your way to work on 104-5 The Zone. A Bowling Green native, Kevin has been in radio broadcasting for more than 10 years, but his talents go beyond the mic. His impersonations have become an integral part of the morning routine on 104-5 The Zone.


Blaine Bishop – @bbishop23

A four-time Pro Bowler, Bishop retired following the 2002 season capping an outstanding 10-year NFL playing career. The hard-hitting safety spent nine seasons with the Titans franchise, originally drafted by the Houston Oilers in 1993.


Blogs

B6B: Toy Story 4 Review

B6B: Toy Story 4 Review

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – June 19, 2019) “4” is pretty rarified air as it relates to a film trilogy, or for that matter a scripted television season. It requires longevity both from a cast willing to keep on coming back for more as well as an audience willing to… keep on coming back for…

B6B: On 9 and 27 from a Transplant

B6B: On 9 and 27 from a Transplant

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – June 13, 2019) Here’s what I can’t do: Add anything to what’s already been written over the past 24 hours or certainly over the past 24 years about either Steve McNair or Eddie George. I needed to find some sort of angle that wouldn’t rely on recapping and laying out…

B6B: Playing the Blame Game is Futility at Its Worst

B6B: Playing the Blame Game is Futility at Its Worst

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – June 12, 2019) Once it was revealed on Wednesday afternoon that Kevin Durant had already undergone surgery to repair a ruptured right Achilles tendon, we officially learned what we unofficially already felt was the case. Interestingly, the Golden State Warriors had stated there were no updates on KD five minutes…

B6B: Moxley Tells All in Revelatory Jericho Podcast

B6B: Moxley Tells All in Revelatory Jericho Podcast

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – May 31, 2019) “If this is really what you want…I’m the best man for the job.” – Jon Moxley AKA Dean Ambrose to Vince McMahon If there were ever a podcast every professional wrestling fan should listen to, it’s this week’s tell-all Talk is Jericho interview with Jon Moxley, the…

B6B: RETRO DEEP SIX DIVE: John Wick (2014)

B6B: RETRO DEEP SIX DIVE: John Wick (2014)

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – May 23, 2019) Somehow, it’s been over five years since the world first visited the Continental Hotel and was introduced to a universe that changed how we view what’s possible in a gritty action franchise. On the surface, John Wick was simple, by-the-book, and straightforward in its approach and in…

Atlanta Braves to visit Nashville’s Music City Walk of Fame Park and Crazy Town Friday, May 24th

Atlanta Braves to visit Nashville’s Music City Walk of Fame Park and Crazy Town Friday, May 24th

Atlanta Braves to visit Nashville’s Music City Walk of Fame Park and Crazy Town this FRIDAY as a part of Braves Country Road Trip presented by SunTrust WHO:                   Ryan Klesko, Atlanta Braves alumni WHAT:                  The Braves Country Road Trip presented by SunTrust continues on May 24 in Nashville Tenn. The trip is an opportunity for the…

B6B: Golden State Remains Steph’s Show

B6B: Golden State Remains Steph’s Show

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – May 17, 2019) There’s a difference between “better” and “more fun” or “favorite” in entertainment. Whereas Carlton Cuse and Damon Lindelof’s mystery, Lost, remains my personal number one show of all-time, I also recognize Breaking Bad and The Wire are probably the two BEST series of my lifetime, and both…

B6B: John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum Review

B6B: John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum Review

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – May 14, 2019) No big screen franchise, with the exception of the The Fast and the Furious films, has been more surprising in its longevity and success than the John Wick movies. Prior to the first movie’s release, it was largely seen as…well, something that most people wouldn’t see. And then, something…

B6B: Rockets Playoff Exit is a Recycled, Predictable Plot Line

B6B: Rockets Playoff Exit is a Recycled, Predictable Plot Line

By JASON MARTIN (@JMartZone – May 11, 2019) “Narrative” can really become an albatross around the neck of someone’s life, whether it be in certain aspects or as an overall summation of that person’s perceived worth. That’s the problem with placing value on one particular thing, even if that thing happens to pay that individual…

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