97.7 Shines No More In Albuquerque

La Invasora 97.7 Shine KLVO Albuquerque Radio Lobo

Just a little over seven months after debuting Christian AC "Shine 97.7" KLVO, American General Media has flipped the station again to Regional Mexican "La Invasora". Prior to the debut of "Shine 97.7", KLVO had been Regional Mexican "Radio Lobo" on 106.7. The calls shifted to 97.7 when CHR "OMG … [Read more...]

Cox Jamz In Tuscaloosa

105.1 Jamz WALJ Northport Tuscaloosa Birmingham Apex Cox

Apex Broadcasting's 105.1 WALJ Northport, AL has signed-on serving the Tuscaloosa market. The station has been leased to Cox Media, who is using it to expand its "Jamz" brand based out of 95.7 WBHJ Birmingham. The new "105.1 Jamz" is simulcasting WBHJ's Roy Wood, Jr. morning show but is … [Read more...]

WSOC Rebrands

103.7 WSOC Charlotte New 103-7 Country Hottest Hits 96.9 The Kat Car WKKT

CBS Country 103.7 WSOC Charlotte, NC has rebranded as "The New 103.7". In recent months WSOC has fallen behind Clear Channel's "96.9 The Kat" WKKT for the lead in the market. With the change the station is now branding as "Country's Hottest Hits". … [Read more...]

Jack Coming To Bakersfield

97.3 Jack FM JackFM KRJK Lamont Bakersfield Buck Owens One Broadcasting

Buck Owens Broadcasting will soon be debuting a new signal in the Bakersfield, CA market. 97.3 KRJK Lamont, CA will soon sign-on as a Class A targeting Bakersfield from southeast of the market. With the registration of 973JackFM.com in late August and the assignment of the KRJK calls this week … [Read more...]

The Bone Is Breaking In Winchester, VA

105.5 The Bone 104.9 Z104.9 WXNB WXBN WZFC Winchester Strasburg Berryville Centennial Broadcasting

Update 9/19: 104.9 WZFC has flipped to Country as "Z104.9" billed as "The Shenandoah Valley's Fresh Country". The Bone continues on 105.5 WXBN. Original Report 9/13: Centennial Broadcasting is breaking up its Rock "104.9/105.5 The Bone" simulcast in Winchester, VA. VARTV.com first reported … [Read more...]

Ocean City, MD Programming Shuffle

Q101 WAMS 105.1 98.3 101.1 WMHZ 104.3 1590 WQMR Hitman McKay Ocean City Dover Milford

101.1 WQMR Snow Hill and 1590 WAMS Ocean City, Maryland have traded call letters and formats. 101.1 had been airing a mix of Classic Hits and Talk programming as "Q101". The talk portions have shifted to 1590 and its translator 104.3 W282AW Ocean Pines as "Hot Talk WQMR". 101.1 becomes WAMS-FM … [Read more...]

WWAC Atlantic City Rebrands As AC102.7

Wild 102.7 AC102.7 AC 102.7 WWAC Atlantic City Ocean City Longport Media Ryan Seacrest

Longport Media has completed the first phase of its reconstruction of its cluster. After acquiring the stations out of bankruptcy this summer, the company has retooled every station in its cluster. Classic Hits "Kool 98.3" WTKU gained a new airstaff, Classic Rock "103.7 The Shark" flipped to … [Read more...]

WMAL Washington Adds FM Simulcast

105.9 The Edge WVRX Washington 630 WMAL Cumulus Citadel

Update 9/19: WMAL has confirmed it will begin simulcasting at 105.9 today at 12pm. Instant Insight: The move is needed to give WMAL any chance at remaining competitive in the Washington market. Due to sprawl and being so close to neighboring markets, AM's in Washington do not fully cover the … [Read more...]

Magic Moves In Columbus, Making Room For Jack

Magic 98.9 Jack JackFM Joy 106.3 WXMG WJYD Radio-One Columbus

Radio-One has moved Urban AC "Magic 98.9" WXMG Columbus, OH to 106.3 displacing Gospel "Joy 106.3" WJYD. 98.9 has flipped to Variety Hits "Jack-FM". The move transfers the Urban AC format to a weaker signal targeting Columbus from 23 miles to the west, while 98.9 is located directly in … [Read more...]

Now Hits My 107.1 Tallahassee

Clear Channel Hot AC "My 107.1" WGMY Tallahassee, FL has flipped to CHR "107.1 Hit Music Now". The station retains syndicated Elvis Duran in mornings and adds JJ from Z100 New York in afternoons and Billy The Kidd from KHKS Dallas at night. The move puts the station in direct competition with … [Read more...]

DOJ Approves Cumulus/Citadel Merger Pending Additional Spinoffs

Update 9/15: The Harrisburg frequency swap will take place tonight in front of the closing of the merger. CHR "Hot 92" WWKL will become "Hot 93.5", while Classic Rock WTPA goes in reverse to 92.1. 92.1 WTPA and Country "Red 102.3" WCAT-FM will operated by a trust separate from the rest of the … [Read more...]

KSCA Los Angeles Rebrands

LA 101.9 La101.9 Nueva KSCA Los Angeles Univision Que Buena Raza 105.5 94.3 97.9 KLAX KBUE

Update 9/15: KSCA has rebranded as "LA 101.9". The format remains Regional Mexican, albeit with a broader playlist and less currents. Outside of Eddie Piolin in mornings the station is currently jockless. Original Report 9/13: Univison Regional Mexican "La Nueva 101.9" KSCA Los Angeles is teasing … [Read more...]

99.1 Salt Lake City Rocks

Rock 99.1 K256AE Salt Lake City Provo KJMY-HD2 Classic Country

Clear Channel has flipped "Classic Country 99.1" K256AE/KJMY-HD2 Provo, UT to Classic Rock "Rock 99.1" K256AE serves the southern portions of the Greater Salt Lake City area. In the most recent monthlies, the translator registered a .5 share in the market. … [Read more...]

KRZQ Reno Drops Alternative Goes Adult CHR

KRZQ Reno Lake Tahoe Carson City Shamrock Willobee

Wilks Broadcasting Alternative 100.9 KRZQ Reno, NV dropped its long running format at noon today and flipped to Adult CHR as "Mix 100.9". The station then located at 96.5 debuted its now former format in 1992 before moving to 100.9 in 1998. Former KRZQ personality Mat Diablo has a tribute to the … [Read more...]

Vibe Returns On The Highway To Las Vegas


A trio of stations serving the Interstate 15 corridor between Barstow, CA and Las Vegas as "98 & 99 The Highway" have flipped to Dance using the "Vibe" moniker most recently used on 94.5 KVBE. After Jelli Inc. took assumed the programming on 94.5 on July 1, The Vibe's programming continued to be … [Read more...]