After a week of stunting with nonstop Garth Brooks, West Virginia Radio Corporation Country “96.1 The Wolf” WKWS Charleston WV flipped to Classic Country “96.1 KWS” at 7:00 this morning. The newly positioned “Superstar Country” is focusing on Country hits from 1985-2005 while stretching a bit in both directions. WKWS’ 1pm hour today consisted of: Neal McCoy – The Shake James Otto – Just Got Started Lovin’ You The Judds – Mama She’s Crazy Eddie Rabbit – I Love A Rainy Night John Michael Montgomery – Sold Pam Tillis – Maybe It Was Memphis Keith Urban – Days Go By Randy Travis – Better Class of Losers Dixie Chicks – Landslide Jerry Reed – East Bound and Down George Strait – ...Read More
Where is iHeartMedia planning to debut Sports "105.7 The Ticket"?
Five iHeartMedia translator applications utilized in both waves of the AM Translator Waiver Period have been dismissed and their licenses deleted. 99.3 W257DR Vineland NJ (previously W235BY) was intended to move to 102.5 in Philadelphia, 102.9 W275CI Scotchtown NY (W254CG) with a CP to move to 105.1 Richmond VA, 106.5 W293CW Parkersburg WV (W234BW) moving to 106.9 Cleveland, 104.9 W285FG Shorewood WI (W264CT) moving to 105.5 Dayton OH have all expired but have been replaced with applications to move a new translator to serve those same areas and intended AMs (see below). 92.1 K221GH Portland IA (K258CI) moving to 96.9 Des Moines IA rebroadcasting 1460 KXNT has not been replaced yet.
Are Two Guys Named Chris on the move from Dick Broadcasting Classic Rock "Rock 92" 92.3 WKRR Asheboro/Greensboro NC? And will the move lead to a format change across town?
American General Media appears to be preparing a format change in Albuquerque. Also potential changes in Missoula, Phoenix, Dublin GA and more.
As CBS Radio prepares for its IPO and spinoff has the company settled on its new name? Also potential changes in Atlanta and Austin. And more Real's and G's.
At 12pm today Stephens Media flipped 100.9 KTSO Sapulpa/Tulsa OK to 1980s Hits as “Totally Awesome 80’s 100.9“. The new format takes on Scripps Classic Hits “92.9 Bob-FM” KBEZ with a more focused decade playlist. The first song was USA For Africa’s “We Are The World”. The station is launching with 1980 songs in a row commercial free. Original Report 8/26: Since Stephens Media moved the Christian AC format and KXOJ call letters last Tuesday to the former “94.1 The Breeze” KTSO Glenpool/Tulsa, 100.9 KTSO Sapulpa OK has been stunting with a loop redirecting KXOJ’s listeners to the new frequency. That will apparently come to an end on Thursday, September 1. The former 941TheBreeze.com currently features a countdown clock titled ...Read More
Back from vacation and catching up on recent registrations for a potential new CHR in South Bend, what's next for 100.9 Tulsa, iHeartMedia's next Beat, and more.
SummitMedia flipped W282CA/WKHK-HD2 from its loop of Dr. Dre/Snoop Dogg’s “Nuthin’ but a ‘G’ Thang” to Classic Hip-Hop “G104.3” a little after 12:00 this afternoon. The station is utilizing Westwood One’s nationally syndicated Classic Hip-Hop network. The launch took place by cutting from the stunt to joining the network midway through Master P’s “Rock It”. Original Report 8/7: SummitMedia has signed on 104.3 W282CA Richmond VA and is stunting with a loop of Dr. Dre/Snoop Dogg’s “Nuthin’ but a ‘G’ Thang”. As we indicated on Friday’s Daily Domains, the translator will launch as Classic Hip-Hop “G104.3“. The Edgewater Broadcasting owned translator signed-on late Frida...Read More
Someone appears to be bringing a Classic Hip-Hop format to Richmond VA, plus another Alt for iHeartMedia.
KVIL completed its relaunch as the unwieldy named “More Hits, Less Commercials 103.7” this morning. Promoting 50 minutes of music every hour, the move completes KVIL’s transition from AC to Hot AC that began in 2014. The station is now listing core artists as including: Sia, Justin Timberlake, Katy Perry, Nick Jonas, Ariana Grande, Calvin Harris, P!nk, Demi Lovato, Flo Rida, Meghan Trainor, Twenty One Pilots, Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift, Shawn Mendes, Britney Spears, Fifth Harmony, Maroon 5, Rihanna, Bruno Mars, Adele, and Drake. Original Report 7/31: CBS Hot AC 103.7 KVIL Highland Park/Dallas TX is preparing for some sort of makeover. Following the registration of MoreHits1037.com, the station has updated its logos on all of its web properties to remove the...Read More