America’s Morning Show Gains Orlando Affiliate

America's Morning Show 103.1 The Wolf WOTW Orlando JVC Broadcasting Bubba Love Sponge

Cumulus' NASH brand has reached an important milestone as JVC Broadcasting's "103.1 The Wolf" WOTW Orlando will become the first non-Cumulus affiliate for "America's Morning Show". The Nashville originating show hosted by Blair Garner, Terri Clark, Chuck Wicks and Erika Grace Powell fills the … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 3/28: Lots Of Florida Translator Moves

Old School 104.7 KQIE Redlands San Bernardino FCC Application Translator CP Construction Permit

Station Moves Point Broadcasting Rhythmic Oldies "Old School 104.7" KQIE Redlands/San Bernardino, CA seeks to move about 11 miles west where it will operate with 6kW at 1 meter. The move will improve KQIE's coverage in the western parts of the Riverside/San Bernardino market including Rancho … [Read more...]

Bubba The Love Sponge Quickly Out In Orlando

America's Morning Show 103.1 The Wolf WOTW Orlando JVC Broadcasting Bubba Love Sponge

JVC Media Country "103.1 The Wolf" WOTW Windermere/Orlando has dropped Bubba The Love Sponge from mornings after just two months. Bubba debuted on WOTW a month after the station's launch in December allowing him to first focus on his new Tampa flagship. JVC had added the show based on the success … [Read more...]

Salem Reveals Pending Formats For Disney Acquisitions

Salem Media Group 1250 WDDZ Pittsburgh 990 WDYZ Orlando 590 WDWD Atlanta The Answer Faith Talk Radio Luz

During its fourth quarter earnings call yesterday Salem Media CEO Ed Atsinger revealed his company's plans for the three stations it is in the process of acquiring from Radio Disney. 1250 WDDZ Pittsburgh will join the group of Conservative Talk stations branded as "The Answer". 990 WDYZ Orlando … [Read more...]

Country Wolf Howling Into Orlando

America's Morning Show 103.1 The Wolf WOTW Orlando JVC Broadcasting Bubba Love Sponge

JVC has officially announced that 103.1 WOTW will launch as Country "103.1 The Wolf" at 1:03pm. In addition to the previous staffing announcements, the station will pluck the syndicated Bubba The Love Sponge for mornings from "CBS Sports 810/93.1" WRSO Orlo Vista. JVC's description of the new … [Read more...]

Disney Sells WDYZ Orlando

Radio Disney HD Radio Monitoring Network

The sell-off of the Radio Disney stations continues as Salem Communications adds a fourth AM in Orlando. Salem's Pennsylvania Media Associates license holding company will pay Disney $1.3 million for 990 WDYZ Orlando. The acquisition will join Salem's trio of Conservative Talk "660 The Answer" … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 12/10: Atlanta Translator Moving Out?

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

Translator Changes Radio-One is proposing to move Classic Hip-Hop "Boom 102.9" W275BK Decatur, GA out of Atlanta to Fayetteville, GA with 250 watts at 168 meters rebroadcasting 97.5 WUMJ Fayetteville (Coverage Map). Is this the precursor to further moves or just an attempt to block out someone … [Read more...]

Star 94.5 Orlando Retreats From All Classic Hip-Hop

Star 94.5 WCFB Orlando R&B Throwback Hip-Hop Tom Joyner Morning Show

After a week with nothing but Classic Hip-Hop, Cox Media readded Urban AC currents/recurrents to the playlist of "Star 94.5" WCFB late last week. The move comes with another change of the station's positioning once again to "Today's R&B and Throwbacks". Here's a sample hour of WCFB from 1:00pm … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 10/16: More Translators For Orlando

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

Translator Moves Orlando has been one of the biggest hotbeds of translator activity and this week sees three more moves. The bigger of the moves have already been granted and will see Salem basically swap frequencies of two translators in the market. The CP for 94.9 W235CI Oviedo becomes 105.5 … [Read more...]

Rejoice! More Gospel On FM In Orlando

Rejoice 103.7 Orlando Gospel 1140 WRMQ

Orlando has gained its second FM Gospel signal in as many months as Q Broadcasting has launched "Rejoice 103.7" W279CO Eatonville. Rebroadcasting 1140 WRMQ Orlando, the translator joins Central Florida Educational Foundation's "G106.3" W292DZ Orlando/88.3 WPOZ-HD3 in broadcasting Gospel … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 9/25

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

Note To Readers: Starting this week we will be breaking the FCC Applications column into two parts. This part will continue to include station modifications and call letter changes. The second part to be published on Fridays will be a rundown of all station sales. The big story this week was the … [Read more...]

JVC Media Acquires KQ103 Orlando

KQ103.1 KQ 103 WHKQ Orlando TTB Media JVC Broadcasting My Country MyCountry

Update 9/9: The sale has been filed with the FCC showing JVC Media is paying $10 million for WHKQ. Original Report 9/5: JVC Media continues its growth in Florida with the purchase of Spanish CHR "KQ 103.1" WHKQ Windermere/Orlando from TTB Media for an undisclosed price. The station will be … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 8/17

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

Translator Moves Calvary Chapel of Costa Mesa has amended its application for 96.9 K245AI San Pasqual, CA to relocate to San Diego with 250 watts at 560 meters rebroadcasting Univision's 102.9 KLQV (Coverage Map). Reach Communications 92.1 W221CE Wesley Chapel South, FL applies to shift to 102.9 … [Read more...]

Gospel G106.3 Orlando Debuts

103.7 The Rock Glory G106.3 Gospel G 106 Orlando Clermont Central Florida Educational Association

Update 8/1: The move of "The Rock" has cleared the way for Central Florida Educational Foundation to launch Gospel "G106.3" on 106.3 W292DZ Orlando/88.3 WPOZ-HD3 Union Park. Original Report 7/29: Central Florida Educational Foundation has moved the Christian Rock programming of 106.3 W292DZ … [Read more...]

Cox Launches X107.3 Orlando

Cox Media Group X107.3 107.3 W297BB Orlando Revolution X107

Update 6/19: At noon, W297BB debuted its new format as Alternative "X107.3". Launching with 10,000 songs in a row commercial free, the new format brings Alternative back to Orlando for the first time since CBS flipped 105.9 WOCL to Classic Hits in January 2008. Listen to the launch of X107.3 … [Read more...]