Station Sales Week Of 10/31

1600 WCPK Portsmouth Norfolk 100.1 KSIK Sterling 620 KSIG Visalia

Station Sales Chesapeake-Portsmouth Broadcasting is acquiring Gospel 1600 WCPK Chesapeake, VA from Christian Broadcasting of Chesapeake in exchange for building out the seller's 1400 WPCE Portsmouth and a one year free lease for that station's antenna. Following the first year, WPCE will pay a … [Read more...]

WWYY Spins To Alternative

Spin Radio 107.1 The Bone WWYY Belvidere Stroudsburg Allentown

Connoisseur Media has flipped Rock "107.1 The Bone" WWYY Belvidere, NJ to Alternative "Spin Radio 107.1". The new format is targetting the Allentown, PA market as a rimshot positioned as "The Valley's Alternative". Focusing on music from the 90s through today, the station is listing artists such … [Read more...]

Salem To Give Washington & San Antonio Answers

Salem Communications The Answer 860 Tampa 920 Atlanta 930 San Antonio 1170 San Antonio 1260 Washington DC 1590 Seattle

Update 10/31: Salem will bring the "Answer" brand to two more of its Conservative Talk stations on Tuesday, November 4. Coinciding with Election Day, WWRC Washington D.C. will rebrand as "1260 The Answer", while 930 KLUP San Antonio becomes "930 The Answer". They will become the eleventh and … [Read more...]

Nash Icon Enters Worcester

98.9 WORC ORC-FM Greatest Hits Nash Icon Country Worcester

Cumulus is flipping Classic Hits "98.9 ORC-FM" WORC-FM Webster/Worcester, MA to Country "98.9 Nash Icon" at 10am today. The current airstaff will remain through the format change with Adam Webster in mornings, Dave O'Gara middays, and Mark Veau in afternoons. The change will also eliminate any … [Read more...]

Trademark Claim Forces Name Change In Fargo

94.5 The City Loft Fresno SiriusXM Sirius XM Trademark

Update 10/30: A likely trademark claim has quickly forced "94.5 The Loft" K234BX Wahpeton/Fargo to rebrand as "94.5 The City". SiriusXM holds a trademark on "The Loft" in regards to "ENTERTAINMENT SERVICES, NAMELY, PROVIDING AUDIO PROGRAMS FEATURING MUSIC, SPORTS, TALK, NEWS AND DATA VIA … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 10/30

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

Station Moves Family Life Broadcasting's 88.1 KJTY Topeka, KS is attempting to rimshot Kansas City a little more as it is applying to move its transmitter site eastward to near Lawrence where it will operate with 88kW at 176.9 meters (Coverage Map). Concurrently, Templo Apostoles y Prophetas … [Read more...]

SiriusXM Announces Holiday Music Plans

SiriusXM Holiday Music Christmas Holly Traditions Country Navidad

SiriusXM has announced it will begin rolling out is holiday music channels with the launch of Holly (Channel 17) and Holiday Traditions (Sirius 147/XM 43) on Tuesday, November 11. Those will be accompanied by Country Christmas (Channel 58) and Navidad (Online 785) on December 2, Radio Hanukkah … [Read more...]

Jack Diamond Joins WLS-FM Chicago

Jack Diamond 94.7 WLS-FM Chicago Mix 107.3 WRQX Washington

Update 10/30: As has been long expected after exiting his short-lived position in San Diego, Jack Diamond is joining Cumulus Classic Hits 94.7 WLS-FM Chicago for mornings beginning Monday, November 3. Diamond will join incumbents Brant Miller and Marti Jones in the 5:30-9am timeslot. He had a one … [Read more...]