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Captain Jack

"Captain Jack" Aponte,  On-Air Personality, President/COO of Renegade Radio Nashville, has been involved in all aspects of radio for over 45 years. His beginnings in the New York metro area helped shape his major market mentality all while keeping his down home values front and center. Jack's long-time love of Country Music is what drove him to make Music City his home nearly a decade ago. In 2011 he launched Renegade Radio Nashville, and within 6 months Renegade Radio Nashville became the first and only Internet radio station in music history to be given legitimate "reporting"  status.  He continues to be a favorite of listeners, industry professionals and the artists. and has had the privilege of working with  the best country music artists from legends to up and comers. 


 Jack's unique programming style, experience and reputation is unparalleled and has caught the attention of all industry insiders. His extensive background and talent gives him the ability to create promotional ideas  and apply them resulting in a new and exciting radio experience for his station's listeners.


 This veteran's passion has always revolved around the Nashville scene and country music. Jack believes strongly in exposing new country songs and breaking new country artists to his audiences. As a contemporary country music programmer, Jack always goes the extra mile to find a sound unique to his format. 

Emcee over 40 yrs
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Radio Personality
CMA Interviews
8 Music Videoes (Actor)

    Captain Jack appears on 

              "The Apprentice"

    (Donald Trump  &  John Rich)


    "The Fontanel Mansion" Nashville, TN 

Big Kenny, Cowboy Troy, Gretchen Wilson,

Captain Jack and John Rich

Captain Jack

with Big & Rich

 Gretchen Wilson

"Redneck Woman"

 Captain Jack has championed hundreds of the "New Faces" in Country Music 

Lee Brice

Lo Cash

Taylor Swift

Toby Keith
The Industry
Captain Jack
For His Support!
Taylor Swift
Colt Ford
Alan Jackson
Tim McGraw
Tim McGraw
Lee Brice

Photo Gallery

Artist Interviews with Kaptain Jack

JoDee Mesina

Irlene Mandrell

Richard Sterban (Oak Ridge Boys)

Jayne Denham

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Jake Owen

Jake Owen

with Captain Jack

Martina McBride

Toby Keith

Tracy Lawrence

Andy Griggs

Montgomery Gentry

Little Big Town

Faith Hill

Eric Church

Crystal Gayle

Billy Currington

Jamey Johnson

Miranda Lambert

Ronnie Milsap

Ronnie Milsap

Ronnie Milsap




Kelly Clarkson

Dustin Lynch

CEO of Duck Commander

CEO of Duck Commander

Willie Robertson

Brady Seals

Big & Rich

Justin Moore

The Oak Ridge Boys

Reba McEntire

Bucky Covington

Thomas Rhett

Jack interviews Lee Greenwood

Jack interviews Lee Greenwood

Lee Greenwood

Darius Rucker

Jack interviews Little Big Town

Jack interviews Little Big Town

Little Big Town

Irlene Mandrell

Chris Young

Gretchen Wilson

Garth Brooks

Kenny Chesney

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