KJOT Ditches Rock For Christmas; Something New On The Way?

Variety Rock 105.1 Christmas KJOT Boise J105 Journal Broadcast CHRJournal Broadcast Group’s “Variety Rock 105.1” KJOT Boise dropped its format for Christmas music on Monday.

If this was an AC or Classic Hits station this would be no big deal. Ditto if the company hadn’t let go of its
Operations Manager, Susan Groves on Friday just a month after hiring her. Add the station’s low 2.4 share in the Spring book and all signs point to a new format debuting after Christmas.

No domain registrations yet, but we would not be surprised to see a form of CHR to take on Peak Broadcasting’s “103.3 Kiss-FM” KSAS-FM and and Impact Radio Rhythmic CHR “Wild 101.1” KWYD.

KJOT has featured a Rock format since 1985. Until 2010 it was known as “J105” when its Classic Rock format was broadened and revamped to “Variety Rock 105.1“.

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