Chico-Redding Stations Now Using Royalty-free Commercial Production Library

Envision Networks®’ Westar Music Library is excited to welcome Mapleton Communications’ KZAP-FM, KQPT-FM, KFMF-FM, KRRX-FM, KRDG-FM, KSHA-FM, KQMS-FM in Chico-Redding, CA as the newest affiliates of Westar Music Library, the royalty-free online commercial production music catalog. With Mapleton Communications now utilizing Westar Music, the stations join over 700 affiliates on the Envision Services Network.

“We are thrilled to add the Westar Music Library to our production tools at Redding Radio. We were impressed with the wide range of sound effects and music available, and the multiple search filters makes it easy to find exactly what we (or our clients!) want. Westar music library will allow us to take our production to a whole new level­—I can’t wait to dig in further and discover new sounds!” Production Director Abbey Still said.

Westar Music’s commercial library currently offers more than 11,000 royalty-free music tracks sourced from the broadcast industry standard as well as more than 113,000 sound effects, with more constantly being added. It features more than 30 commercial categories to help you locate the audio tracks that fit your production. Though massive in size, the Westar Music Library is easily searchable and allows you to combine music categories, musical styles, instrumentation, and tempo to find the right track. Selections from this world-class library can be heard on such major broadcast networks as ESPN, Cartoon Network, CNN, HGTV, TBS, The Travel Channel and more.

Whether you want to download a single track, a set of tracks or a full album, Westar Music makes it easy to download files direct to your computer without the use of an online shopping cart. Recent upgrades include the new playlist and folder feature allows users to organize songs and sound effects to save for future use. Users can also choose to download any custom playlists they create through the site.

Westar Music Library was created for radio by the Sound Ideas libraries, the industry standard in sound effects, and AJ (KDWB/Minneapolis, KDMX/Dallas, KRBE/Houston, and WIAD/Washington DC) the imaging mastermind behind Envision’s AudioChopShop, SpotVO and Imaging Chop Shop.

Preview the Westar Music Library at For additional details or to sign up for a free trial, contact Amber Wade at 216-831-3761 or for more information.

About Envision Networks®:

Envision Networks® provides content and services to more than 1,500 radio stations and reaches millions of listeners each week. Envision Radio Networks, Inc. is the largest independently owned affiliate relations company in the country and supplies all types of programming and services to radio including morning show content, short-form vignettes, virtual weather-news-traffic broadcasts, live syndicated morning shows, long-form weekend programming, 24/7 formats, comedy services, event programming, off-air tools, web content, album releases and artist specials. Envision Networks® is based in Cleveland, Ohio, with offices in New York City and Nashville.


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