AAA 106.1 The X Debuts In Albany

106.1 The X WAIX Albany Independent Experience Empire News NetworkEmpire Broadcasting launched AAA “106.1 The X” 1160 WAIX Mechanicville/106.1 W291BY Albany NY this morning.

Positioned as “Albany’s Independent Experience”, the station will feature two local personalties: Flounder and Brad Berletic. reports that Flounder has worked at multiple other stations in the Albany market, while Berletic is a relative newcomer after a mid-life career change.

The AAA format replaces the combination of Bloomberg Business and Conservative Talk hosts Joe Pags and Mike Gallagher that WAIX/W291BY has aired for the past eleven months under “Empire News Network” branding. That format will continue on 1240 WPTR Schenectady.

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Lance Venta is the Owner and Publisher of and a consultant for RadioBB Networks specializing in integration of radio and the internet. Lance has two decades of experience tracking the audio industry and its use of digital platforms.

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