PMB Broadcasting Urban “Hip-Hop 106.5” W293BV Columbus/WKCN-HD3 Fort Benning South, GA moved to Classic Hip-Hop earlier this month. W293BV was one of three Urban formatted stations in the market along with iHeartMedia’s “98.3 The Beat” WBFA and Davis Broadcasting’s “Foxie 105” WFXE. The new music mix positions the translator between those two and their Urban AC sisters: iHeartMedia’s market leading “Magic 101.3” WAGH and Davis’ “K92.7” WKZJ. Post by Hip Hop 106.5.
Update 1/2: Just a week after launching as “Hip Hop 99.7“, PMB Broadcasting moved the new format to 106.5 W293BV Cuthbert. “Hip Hop 106.5” replaces a simulcast of News/Talk 1420 WRCG. WRCG is now paired with the new 99.7 translator, but has dropped News/Talk in favor of Classic Rock as “The Ride” Update 12/25: “Hip Hop 99.7” launched earlier today. Original Report 12/24: PMB Broadcasting is preparing to launch a new Urban in Columbus, GA. 89.1 W206CC Cuthbert, which was purchased by PMB Assistant GM Joseph Case Brannan earlier this year, has completed its move to 99.7 with 250 watts at 151.6 meters with programming originating at 99.3 WKCN-HD4. The translator is currently running Christmas music interspersed with holiday greetings from compan...[Read More]