104.9 Muncie

WERK Pushing Its New Sound

Woof Boom Radio has relaunched 104.9 WERK Muncie as “The New Sound” with its Classic Hits format putting an extra emphasis on music from the 1980s. Stating they are still playing music from the 1960s up to 2000, the move takes the focus away from the 60s and 70s in favor of the 80s. Core artists listed by WERK include Madonna, Michael Jackson, Duran Duran, Billy Joel, Fleetwood Mac, and Prince. Original Report 11/30: Woof Boom Radio Classic Hits “Oldies 104.9“ WERK Muncie, IN will debut a new format on Friday, December 26. Post by 104.9 WERK FM. WERK has made its annual shift to Christmas Music to lead into whatever change is coming its way. The new format will join a Woof Boom cluster that includes Classic Rock “Max 93.5” WMXQ Hartford City, Country ...[Read More]

2014 Post-Christmas Format Change Rundown/Watchlist

It’s beginning to look and feel like that time of the year. The time when radio stations use the Christmas holiday and beginning of the new year to launch new formats. Completed Changes 1/3: Chesapeake-Portsmouth Broadcasting closed on its purchase of Classic Rock 94.1 WSOS-FM and Country “100.7 The Bull” WMUV Jacksonville and flipped both to Christian AC “The Promise“. 1/2: Townsquare Classic Hits “Oldiez 96” WODZ-FM Utica, NY relaunches as “96.1 The Eagle“. 1/2: Cumulus Rhythmic CHR “Power 92.3” WZPW Peoria rebrands as “Peoria’s 92.3“. 1/1: Volusia Broadcasting flipped Oldies 1340 WROD/104.7 W284AV Daytona Beach to Classic Rock “The Rock of Daytona“. 1/1: 920 KKLS/104.7 K284BA Rapid City, SD flips to 80s ...[Read More]