Author: Lance Venta

ESPN Evansville Gives Way To My 105.3

Townsquare Media flipped Sports “ESPN Evansville” 105.3 WJLT Evansville IN to Christmas Music as “My 105.3 WJLT” today. Following the holidays, WJLT will move to AC positioned as “80’s, 90’s and Now”. The new format will compete against Midwest Communications’ market dominating 104.1 WIKY. In the Spring 2016 Nielsen Audio ratings, WIKY held a 20.5 share of...Read More

Young Ron Brewer Exiting Paul & Young Ron Show

After 26 years and three stations, the Paul & Young Ron morning show will come to an end on Friday, December 16. Ron Brewer announced he will depart the show on 12/16 to take “an extended vacation” with Paul Castronovo remaining in place. The show has aired on iHeartMedia Classic Rock “Big 105.9” WBGG-FM Fort Lauderdale/Miami since 2004 and is syndicated regionally to ...Read More

WLAC Adds Outkick The Coverage For Mornings

iHeartMedia News/Talk 1510 WLAC Nashville will add Fox Sports Radio’s “Outkick The Coverage” hosted by Clay Travis for mornings from 6-8am starting Tuesday, December 6. The 5am hour currently airs on Cumulus Sports “104.5 The Zone” WGFX but the Tennessean reports that will move to WLAC as well once contractually able. Travis began his radio career as co-host of WGFX&#...Read More

WISN Milwaukee Revamps On-Air Lineup

iHeartMedia News/Talk 1130 WISN Milwaukee is debuting a new late morning show on Tuesday, January 3, 2017. Current WISN newscaster and fill-in host Dan O’Donnell will join the station’s talk lineup for the Dan O’Donnell Show from 9-11am weekdays. O’Donnell has been with WISN since 2013 and previously spent twelve years at crosstown 620 WTMJ. The addition of O’Donnell to the WISN ...Read More

WFTZ Relaunches As Rooster 101.5

Bowman Broadcasting AC “Fantasy Radio 101.5” WFTZ Manchester TN relaunched on December 1 as Hot AC “Rooster 101.5“. The move comes following Bowman’s acquisition of WFTZ earlier this year from Phase Two Communications. The shift to Hot AC differentiates WFTZ from new sister AC “93.9 The Duck” WDUC Lynchburg. WFTZ will continue to be the official home of &#...Read More

Spanish Soft Oldies Coming To 107.1 Los Angeles

Entravision will launch Spanish Soft Oldies “La Suavecita” at midnight tonight. The new format will position itself between Univision’s Spanish AC “K-Love 107.5” KLVE, which currently ranks sixth in the market with a 4.1 share and is the top ranked Spanish language station, and Spanish Adult Hits “Recuerdo 103.9/98.3“. Core artists listed on the station...Read More

FCC Report 12/4: Nine Signal Shuffle Proposed In Northern Michigan

As part of a counter-proposal to his own application to add a new Class C2 on 97.1 in Gaylord MI, Roy Henderson's 99.3 WOUF Beulah MI applies to change city-of-license to Traverse City while upgrading from a Class C2 to C1 with 60kW/367m from the tower of WCMV and WPBN-TV outside Kalkaska MI. As part of that move sister 101.9 WLDR-FM Traverse City would change COL to Beulah, while two other statio...Read More

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