103.9 Sarasota

2017 Post-Christmas Format Change Rundown

Completed Changes Sarasota – iHeartMedia’s former “Sarasota News Radio” 1450 WSDV/103.9 W280EV Sarasota flipped to CHR “103.9 Kiss-FM“. (1/1) Oklahoma City – Cumulus Classic Hits “Fun 96.9” KQOB flips to Variety Hits “Alice 96.9“. (12/31) Buffalo – Hawk Communications Classic Hits 1330 WSPQ Springville signed-off. (12/31) Long Island – With 94.7 WLIX-LP signing off, 93.3 W227CL Coram began rebroadcasting “101.5 The Breeze” W268AN Plainview/93.5 WVIP-HD4 New Rochelle. (12/31) Pittsburgh – Calvary Inc. News 1410 KQV went dark. (12/31) Roanoke – Mel Wheeler Inc. launched Classic Rock “97.3 The Rock Channel” W247AD Roanoke VA. (12/31) Webster MA – Just Because Inc. Country &#...[Read More]

CHR 103.9 Kiss-FM Sarasota Debuts

After two months of stunting with Christmas Music, “103.9 Kiss-FM” 1450 WSDV/103.9 W280EV Sarasota FL officially launched at midnight as a CHR. Positioned as “All The Hits”, WSDV will carry the “Johnny’s House” morning show based at sister “XL 106.7” WXXL Orlando along with voicetrackers in all other dayparts. Original Report 11/1: iHeartMedia will flip Talk/Business “Sarasota News Radio” 1450 WSDV/103.9 W280EV Sarasota FL to Hot AC “103.9 Kiss-FM” after the holiday season, but first the station will run two months of Christmas Music. WSDV fills the role that former sister AC 92.1 WLTQ-FM served in the market as a usual early entrant to the Christmas music ranks until its flip to Country in 2016. The previous mix...[Read More]