Rhythmic Beatz To Launch In West Palm Beach

Beatz 96.3 Beats W242CI Jupiter West Palm Beach Leo Baldwin Digity X102.3 WMBX

Digity Media's Palm Beach Broadcasting is preparing to launch Rhythmic CHR "Beatz 96.3" in West Palm Beach. Palm Beach Broadcasting acquired 96.3 W242CI Jupiter earlier this year for $70,000. The translator CP will operate with 201 watts at 128 meters rebroadcasting 102.3 WMBX-HD2 (Coverage Map). … [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...]

Station Sales Week Of 3/26

1340 The Fort KSID Sidney 98.7 KSID-FM Catholic Radio 1570 KPIO 1060 KRCN Denver Radio Station Translator Sale FCC

Catholic Radio Network sells Silent 1570 KPIO Loveland/Denver, CO to Loveland Radio Partners for $10 and the cancellation of $569,000 worth of debt related to the 2009 acquisition of KPIO. Catholic Radio Network moved their programming to 1060 KRCN Longmont earlier this year. Youngers Colorado … [Read more...]

Station Sales Week Of 2/20

Latino 106.3 La Gran D KDBI Radio Station Sale Application Translator

Kevin Terry's JLD Media is transferring its recently acquired Regional Mexican 100.7 KPDA-FM Mountain Home and "La Gran D" 106.3 KDBI Homedale/Boise, ID to Rancho Radio, LLC for no consideration. The new ownership group will see Terry holding 75% interest and Scot Matthews holding 25%. Matthews' Mav … [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...]

Station Sales Week Of 10/24

Sun Radio 103.1 KDRP 100.1 Austin KXMP 101.5 Music Place WVMP Roanoke

Edward Walker's Cityworks Community Broadcasting is selling AAA "101.5 The Music Place" WVMP Vinton/Roanoke, VA to William Amos' Community Media Group for $175,000. iHeartMedia acquires the CP for 93.3 W227CX Magnolia Park/West Palm Beach from Way Media for $100,000. W227CX will rebroadcast an … [Read more...]

WSVU Grows A Palm

Seaview Radio 960 WSVU 95.9 The Palm 106.9 West Palm Beach JVC Media

JVC Media has flipped Standards "Seaview 960" WSVU North Palm Beach, FL to Soft AC "95.9 The Palm". WSVU is rebroadcast on 95.9 W240CI North Palm Beach and 106.9 W295BI Jupiter. The revised format pushes the station away from Robinson Entertainment's Standards "Legends 100.3" WLML Lake Park and … [Read more...]

JVC Media Opens 93.5 The Bar West Palm Beach

93.5 The Bar WBGF Belle Glade West Palm Beach Bubba Love Sponge JVC Media

JVC Media has brought a current based Rock station back to the West Palm Beach market. Upon closing on its acquisition of Regional Mexican "Radio Lobo 93.5" WBGF Belle Glade, FL, JVC flipped the station to Rock as "93.5 The Bar". Debuting with 24 hours of Bubba The Love Sponge, and then 10,000 … [Read more...]

Kevin, Virginia And Jason Debut On WRMF

Kevin Virginia Jason KVJ Show West Palm Beach Miami 97.9 WRMF Hits 97.3 WFLC Wild 95.5 WLDI

Update 7/29: There was no press conference, nor a snag with the contract with Cox Media Group as Kevin, Virginia and Jason debuted on Digity Media Hot AC 97.9 WRMF this morning. Update 7/21: 3:00pm came with no announcement from the KVJ Show as Cox Media Group did not let the show out of their … [Read more...]

JVC Expands Into Palm Beach County

JVC Broadcasting Seaview 960 WSVU 95.9 106.9 West Palm Beach Jupiter Radio Lobo 93.5 WBGF

JVC Broadcasting has made a pair of acquisitions in Palm Beach County, FL as it expands into a third market. From North Palm Beach Broadcasting, JVC will acquire Adult Standards "Seaview Radio" 960 WSVU North Palm Beach and its two translators: 95.9 W240CI North Palm Beach and 106.9 W295BJ … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 4/30

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

Translator Moves Entercom has agreed to purchase the Construction Permit for 105.7 W289CB Milwaukee from Kevin Youngers for $300,000. As part of the sale, Entercom has applied to relocate the translator to the tower of 103.7 WXSS where it will operate with 240 watts at 284 meters rebroadcasting … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 3/20: NYC FM On The Move

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

A small Class D FM in New York City is seeking a new dial position. City College of New York's 90.3 WHCR-FM New York is seeking to relocate to 91.9 in an attempt to find a signal with less interference. With its entire 60dBu coverage area within the 40dBu of WHPC Garden City, WHCR-FM has trouble … [Read more...]

FCC Applications 3/13

FCC Update Translator Construction Permit Applications

A pair of stations in Northeast Idaho will be relocating to new locations. Frandsen Media's 96.5 KAZZ Sugar City, ID will shift to 99.9 operating with 770 watts at 532 meters. Tri-State Media's 100.1 KITT Soda Springs, ID will move to 100.3 in Wilson, WY with an increase from a Class A to Class C2 … [Read more...]

Legends 100.3 West Palm Beach Debuts

Legends 100.3 WLML West Palm Beach Where Legendary Music Lives Dick Robinson

Update 2/22/14: 100.3 WLML Lake Park went live this week as Adult Standards "Legends 100.3". Musicians Jill & Rich Switzer are hosting the morning show from 6-10am. Walt Pinto, a long time associate of Robinson at Hartford radio stations and the Connecticut School of Broadcasting is in middays … [Read more...]

Post Christmas Format Change Rundown


The start of the new calendar year is one of the busiest times of the year for format changes. Between December 21, 2012 and January 8, 2013 we logged 58 format changes and this year is already shaping up to be busy. Changes That Have Taken Place 1/6: Variety Hits "98.7 The Peak" KPKX Phoenix … [Read more...]