WMQZ Becomes Woof Rock
Regional Media has flipped Oldies “Rewind 104.1” WMQZ Colchester/Macomb IL to Active Rock “Woof Rock 104“.
The change took place on Thursday afternoon with the station utilizing Westwood One’s Rock 2.0 format.
Regional Media, parent company of radio stations and multimedia news and sports websites in Iowa, Illinois, and Hawaii, announced today that it has added a new Mainstream Rock station to it’s lineup in Macomb, Illinois.
Woof Rock 104 WMQZ picks up where most classic rock formats end featuring, 80s, 90s and Today’s New Rock with core artists like Foo Fighters, Three Days Grace, Slipknot, The Beastie Boys, Green Day, Hellyeah, Halestorm, Metallica, AC/DC, Shinedown, Sublime, Atreyu, Stone Temple Pilots and more.
Regional Media’s CEO, Fletcher M. Ford, “I’m really excited to flip the switch on Woof Rock 104, as it’s been a long time in the making! “
Woof Rock104 WMQZ will feature local news, weather, sports, and entertainment from the Regional Media staff. Listeners can expect the station to align with Regional Media’s Vision to be the most valued, vital, and vibrant media and entertainment resource for its communities. One that inspires, one that engages, and one that will seize the responsibility laid on us as a community leader.
“Being able to bring this type of rock format to the area is very exciting. I can’t wait to see how excited the community is going to be once they’ve had a chance to listen to Woof Rock, they’re going to love it! “ said Regional Media’s COO, Darren Brown.