Phantom Haunts Northern Mississippi
Update 3/11: With KBUD flipping to the Phantom format, the Alternative format has shifted to new sign-on 105.1 WOXF Oxford. “X105.1” is licensed to operate with 1.6kW at 142 meters, but is closer to Oxford and the University of Mississippi campus that the station is targeting than KBUD.
Original Report 3/10: Flinn Urban “Power 96.5” WWWN Holly Springs, MS has flipped to Variety Hits “The Phantom“.
Billed as the “Mystery Music Mix”, the station is promoting artists such as Rolling Stones, No Doubt, Aerosmith, Simple Minds, Guns N’ Roses, and Fun.
WWWN won’t be the only station in Northern Mississippi making the switch to the Phantom programming as the station’s logo also includes Alternative “X102.1” KBUD Sardis/Oxford and currently silent 101.3 WMUT Grenada.