WLVE Miami To Change Formats

Update 12/25: At 10:00am Christmas morning, "Love 94" did indeed drop its former Smooth Jazz imaging for Rhythmic AC as "93.9 MIA". The station's first hour included:Will Smith - Miami K.C. & The Sunshine Band - Get Down Tonight Madonna - Holiday Ricky Martin - Livin' La Vida Loca McFadden … [Read more...]

“Live 105.3″ KLLI Dallas Becomes “105.3 The Fan”

105.3 The Fan KLLI Live 105.3 Jagger Ben & Skin Russ Martin

Update 4:00pm: As predicted earlier today, KLLI has become All-Sports "105.3 The Fan" following a few hours of stunting with college fight songs. KLLI Morning Host Jagger will continue in mornings, while middayers Ben & Skin move to Afternoon Drive replacing Russ Martin.Original Post 12/8/08 … [Read more...]

WKRK Cleveland Becomes “Radio 92.3″

CBS Radio has flipped "92.3 K-Rock" WKRK Cleveland from Active leaning Alternative to Gold leaning Alternative as "Radio 92.3". All jocks are out including the syndicated Opie & Anthony show. More at Ohio Media Watch. … [Read more...]

Sirius Lineup Changes

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On Wednesday, November 12 Sirius XM Radio will launch a new lineup that includes the merger of a number of duplicated music formats on both platforms. The following lists the changes listeners will expect to hear tomorrow. … [Read more...]

XM Lineup Changes

New Lineup Programming Changes

On Wednesday, November 12 Sirius XM Radio will launch a new lineup that includes the merger of a number of duplicated music formats on both platforms. The following lists the changes listeners will expect to hear tomorrow. … [Read more...]

Fan Blowing in Baltimore?

Is CBS getting ready to move its sports talker in Baltimore from AM to FM? A few new domain registrations seem to point in that direction as the company registered sportsradio1057.com, sportsradio1057thefan.com, and 1057thefan.com last week.105.7 is currently FM Talker WHFS, which has attempted … [Read more...]

Talking Big in Washington

Update 11/2/08: Some snooping on the CBS Webserver has brought us the above image showcasing some of the hosts coming to WPGC. WPHT Philadelphia (which happens to use the same Big Talker branding) morning host Michael Smerconish is featured along with syndicated hosts Glenn Beck, Bill O'Reilly, Lou … [Read more...]

Beating The Energy Away in Phoenix

Sierra H Broadcasting has announced that it will pull the plug on Dance "Energy 92.7/101.1" KNRJ Payson/Phoenix, AZ at 5pm on 10/31. Following a weekend of stunting, a new format will debut on Monday, November 3 at 9:27am.We've discovered a domain registration that seems to point to a new format … [Read more...]

KCBS San Francisco To Add FM Simulcast

CBS Radio has announced that All-News 740 KCBS San Francisco will begin simulcasting on sister Classic Hits 106.9 KFRC on Monday, October 27 at 7:40am. The entire KFRC staff has been let go, but the format will continue on 106.9-HD2.106.9 will retain the KFRC call letters as KCBS-FM is used by … [Read more...]

Memphis Changes In A Snap

Update 10/17/08 3:00pm: That was quick. At 2:00PM local time, WSNA became "Classic Hits 94-1 KQK" launching with Bob Seger's "Old Time Rock & Roll".Original Post 10/17/08 2:30pm: A format change is imminent at Entercom Rhythmic AC "Snap 94.1" WSNA Germantown, TN/Memphis. Call letters as of today … [Read more...]

Now 97.5 Philadelphia

Now 97.5 FM WJJZ Philadelphia B101 Ben

Greater Media flipped Smooth Jazz 97.5 WJJZ Burlington, NJ/Philadelphia to AC as "Now 97.5" at 9am EDT today after a weekend of teasing "Something New. Something Now."The station is targetting crosstown AC WBEB "B101" with a "younger approach to soft rock" and commercial-free workdays. While not … [Read more...]

Max Knows Bakersfield

96.5 KBKO Bakersfield Max FM 965maxfm.com

Last week, Lotus Communications completed its swap with Clear Channel of 104.5 KZEP San Antonio, TX for 101.9 KWID Las Vegas, NV and 96.5 KBKO Bakersfield, CA. With the swap complete, the Country format of KBKO signed off and the station began stunting towards the debut of a new format on Tuesday, … [Read more...]

970 WWDJ New York to go Talk

970 The Apple WNYM New York WTTT WWDJ Hackensack

After 34 years as a Christian station, Salem Communications will flip 970 WWDJ Hackensack, NJ to Talk as "970 The Apple". On July 25, the WWDJ call letters were swapped with sister 1150 WTTT Boston. The WTTT calls in New York will be short-lived, as Salem requested WNYM, which can also be seen in … [Read more...]

Harrisburg FM Gets Touched

95.3 The Touch WTCY 1400 Harrisburg

1400 WTCY Harrisburg, PA has begun simulcasting on FM translator 95.3 W237DE Harrisburg. In doing so, the Cumulus Urban AC has rebranded itself as "95.3 The Touch" … [Read more...]

94.5 Birmingham Goes Country (For Now?)

New 94.5 WYSF Birmingham Country Y94.5

Update 7/25/08: 1005TheVibe.com has been registered by CSC Corporate Domains, the registrar responsible for all of Citadel's internet operations. We'd expect Rhythmic CHR or Urban to form a tandem with sister Urban AC "Hot 107.7" WUHT to compete with Cox's Urban "95.7 Jamz" WBHJ and Urban AC "98.7 … [Read more...]