Evanov Soft AC 100.7 CFJL Winnipeg has gained its third identity in almost as many months. In October the CRTC allowing the station to drop the Adult Standards portion of its playlist by dropping the specialty requirement from the station’s license. Soon after CFJL dropped its “100.7 The Breeze” moniker for just “100.7 Lite & Refreshing“. Now the station becomes Evanov’s seventh Jewel branded station as “Jewel 101“. In the Fall 2013 BBM ratings, CFJL registered a 1.8 share of the Winnipeg audience.
As Christmas music fades away for another 10 or 11 months, its time for another batch of mass format changes to get us into the new year. This list will be a handy all-in-one guide to all the changes taking place between Christmas and the time everyone goes back to work on January 3. To see the list of changes we’re expecting to happen check our Watchlist. 1/4: Still coming across some smaller market changes that occurred during the holidays. MTS Broadcasting’s “ESPN 1240” WCEM Cambridge, MD shifts to Standards running Music of Your Life. In the Ozarks, “Real Country 104.3” KBCN Harrison, AR shifts to ESPN Radio. Oldies 93.7 WKAD Cadillac and Standards 1340 WMBN Petoskey, MI have flipped to Sports as “The Ticket” using Fox Sports Radio. 1/4: ...[Read More]
Update 12/26: After stunting with All-Christmas and the “Lounge” moniker, 100.7 CFJL has flipped to Soft AC as “100.7 The Breeze“. The station will feature Don Percy in mornings, John Tesh in middays, and a nighttime block of Standards billed as “The Lounge“. Original Report 11/26: For the second straight year, a Christmas music stunt will lead to a new format in Winnipeg. Evanov Communications, which recently closed on its acquisition of Ethnic 810 CKJS and Blues/Rock “100.7 K-Rock” CHNK from Newcap has dropped the format on the latter in favor of Christmas music. As of now all signs point to 100.7 becoming Soft AC/Standards “The Lounge” after the holidays. K-Rock’s former website now redirects to TheLoungeFM.com. A Faceboo...[Read More]