103.3 St. Louis

Jules Riley Rises To SVP/Programming For iHeartMedia St. Louis

iHeartMedia has promoted Jules Riley to Senior Vice President of Programming for their St. Louis cluster. Riley joined the cluster in November 2016 as PD of Classic Hits 103.3 KLOU and added the same duties for Country “93.7 The Bull” KSD in April 2017. Riley will now add oversight of Urban “100.3 The Beat” KATZ-FM, Urban AC “Majic 103.7” W279AQ, Alternative “Alt 104.9” KLLT, CHR “Z107.7” KSLZ, and Gospel “Hallelujah 1600” KATZ while reporting to Regional SVP/Programming Greg Chance. This is Riley’s second tour in St. Louis as she previously programmed Variety Hits “106.5 The Arch” WARH and Rhythmic AC “Movin 101.1” WMVN from 2005-2008. She has also served as Operations Manager for Scripps Tulsa and programmed in...[Read More]

Jules Riley Named KLOU Program Director

iHeartMedia Classic Hits 103.3 KLOU St. Louis has named Jules Riley as its new Program Director. Riley previously worked in St. Louis as PD of Variety Hits “106.5 The Arch” WARH and Rhythmic AC “Movin 101.1” WMVN from 2005-2008. She most recently served as Operations Manager of Scripps Media’s Tulsa cluster and has also programmed in Phoenix, Philadelphia, Wichita, and Scranton during her career. Riley succeeds Dave Adams as PD of KLOU following his move to iHeartMedia Tucson last month. iHeartMedia announced today that Jules Riley has been named Program Director of 103.3 KLOU in St. Louis, effective immediately. 103.3 KLOU, the Greatest Hits of the 70s and 80s for St. Louis, has a strong cross-platform presence and broadcasts several popular personalities inc...[Read More]

KLOU PD Dave Adams Moves To Tucson as SVP/Programming

Dave Adams, Program Director for iHeartMedia Classic Hits 103.3 KLOU and Christian AC “Up 103.7” K279AQ/KLOU-HD2 St. Louis is transferring to Tucson as Senior VP of Programming for the company’s seven station cluster. Adams will oversee programming for Hot AC “My 92.9” KMIY, CHR “93.7 KRQ” KRQQ, Country “97.1 The Bull” KYWD, Rhythmic CHR “Hot 98.3” KOHT, News/Talk 790 KNST and 1450 KTZR, and Tejano “Tejano 1600” KXEW. Adams joined KLOU in January 2015 after four years programming Classic Hits “Oldies 95.7” WRIT and CHR “97.3 Radio Now” WRNW Milwaukee. iHeartMedia announced today that Dave Adams has been named Senior Vice President of Programming for the Tucson market, effective October 24....[Read More]

iHeartMedia St. Louis Names AJ SVP/Programming

The man known simply as AJ is transferring to St. Louis as Senior VP Programming for iHeartMedia. AJ has been with iHeart since 2012 most recently as SVP Programming of the company’s Norfolk and Richmond VA clusters and PD of CHR “Q94” 94.5 WRVQ and AC “Mix 98.1” WTVR-FM Richmond.. He also has programmed CHR’s “Hot 107.9” WWHT Syracuse and “Kiss 106.7” WKGS Rochester NY. His career also included thirteen years at Cumulus’ 97.1 WBHT Wilkes-Barre PA where he hosted nights, mornings, and afternoons at various times and six years as Program Director. In St. Louis, AJ will oversee Country “93.7 The Bull” KSD, Classic Hip-Hop “100.3 The Beat” KMJM, Classic Hits 103.3 KLOU, Rhythmic CHR “Wild 104.9R...[Read More]

Oldies Return To St. Louis

Update 5/31: The rebranding of KLOU took place today as “Rewind 103.3” returned to the “Oldies 103.3” moniker. Along with the name change, the station has dropped most of its 80s music for an increased amount of 60s. Original Report 5/6: Clear Channel Classic Hits 103.3 KLOU St. Louis has gone under a number of rebrandings over the past decade. From “Oldies 103.3” to “My 103.3″ to “103.3 KLOU” to its current incarnation of “Rewind 103.3“, the station has revamped on schedule every couple of years. Now it looks as though the station will go back to its roots as “Oldies 103.3“. The company has registered Oldies1033FM.com, OldiesStLouis.com, OldiesSaintLouis.com, StLouisOldies.com, and SaintLouisOldies.com. Th...[Read More]

Breaking: Format Changes Imminent In St. Louis and Birmingham

Posted at 8:30am EDT. Edited at 8:52am. Clear Channel “Oldies Radio 103.3 KLOU” will flip to 70s/80s based Classic Hits “My 103.3”. The domains my1033.com and playwhatIwant.com are both pointing to a password protected URL right now. There should be a few more format changes on this memorial day weekend and we’ll be here attempting to break them before they happen at RadioInsight.com. ————— Elsewhere around the country on this Memorial Day weekend. In Birmingham, Citadel Soft AC WYSF “Y94.5” will flip to Hot AC “The New 94.5” at 5:00pm today. More info at the Birmingham News. In Wilkes-Barre, 103.1 WFEZ has dropped Soft AC to join the News/Talk network of sisters 910 WBZU Scranton , 980 WILK Wilkes-Barre, a...[Read More]