IHeartMedia has begun the full syndication roll-out of “Alt 98.7” KYSR Los Angeles’ “The Woody Show”. Alternative “104.1 The Edge” KTEG Santa Fe/Albuquerque will launch the program on Monday, August 25 replacing “The Morning Edge” hosted by Baxter, Janae, and Orio. Baxter, who has been with KTEG since 2009, will move to afternoons, while Orio (who had been hosting afternoons in addition to being part of the morning show) and Janae exit. iHeartMedia’s 104.1 The Edge, Albuquerque’s Alternative, has announced the addition of The Woody Show to the station’s weekday morning lineup. Effective August 25, the top-rated morning show will air in the Monday through Friday, 5 to 10 a.m. MT timeslot. Concurrently, morning personality Baxter will tra...[Read More]
Update 11/28: Clear Channel has begun promoting the switch on-air as KTEG is hyping that the switch will happen if the station gets One Million hits to its website on Thursday, November 29. Is Clear Channel planning a frequency swap in Albuquerque between Smooth Jazz 104.1 KABQ and Modern Rock 104.7 KTEG? Domains have been registered concurrently for 1041theedge.com and smoothjazz1047.com and the former already redirects to KTEG’s website. The 104.1 frequency rimshots Albuquerque from Santa Fe leaving leaving the signal weak in the southern part of the market. 104.7 is licensed to Bosque Farms, south of the city, leaving the signal weaker in the northern areas.