Woodward Communications has flipped “92.9 Country” WXMM Chilton/Appleton, WI to a simulcast of 80s/90s Hits “KZ 104.3” WKZG Seymour/Green Bay. The move gives WKZG full coverage of the Appleton market as WKZG rimshots the market from the north. Its current format, which focuses on pop hits from 1980-1995, debuted in December 2012. It also simulcasts on 103.5 W278AU to better cover Green Bay. The 92.9 WXMM signal signed-on with the now former Country format in September 2011. It had been the local affiliate for the syndicated Bobby Bones morning show.
Update 12/26: “KZ 104.3” made its debut at 12am today with its 80s/90s Hits format. The first three songs on the station were Madonna – Vouge, J. Geils Band – Freeze Frame, and Real McCoy – Another Night. In addition to the previously announced Doug & Mary morning show, the rest of the station lineup will include Ty Collins in middays, Dayton Kane in afternoons, and Clear Channel’s syndicated Mario Lopez at night. Update 12/17: KZ1043.com has gone live redirecting to the new format’s Facebook page. The new format will be all 80s and 90s pop with core artists included on the page as Jon Bon Jovi, George Michael, Madonna, New Kids On The Block, and Vanilla Ice. The new format will debut on December 26. Mornings on the station will be held by Dou...[Read More]