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Roger McCoy Joins WLXX Lexington As PD/Afternoon Host

Cumulus Media Country “Nash-FM 92.9” WLXX Lexington KY has appointed Roger McCoy as Program Director. McCoy most recently served as APD/MD/Afternoon host at iHeartMedia’s “99.9 Kiss Country” WKSF Asheville NC and night host at 92.5 WESC Greenville SC until his exit in August. He previously served as Operations Manager for Media One Group’s cluster in Ashtabula OH and PD/Morning Host at “98.3 The Bull” WYBL there. He fills the opening created by the departure of Kenny Wall in October. Cumulus Media announces that it has appointed radio programming professional Roger McCoy as Program Director for Country radio station NASH FM 92.9/WLXX-FM in Lexington, KY. McCoy will also be on-air host on NASH FM 92.9 weekdays from 3PM-7PM. McCoy was most rece...[Read More]

WVLK-FM Lets Garth Segue Into Nash Icon

Another Cumulus station is making the move to the Country “Nash Icon” brand today. News/Talk 101.5 WVLK-FM Richmond/Lexington, KY has dropped its format and has begun stunting with non-stop Garth Brooks as it prepares to become “101.5 Nash Icon“. It's our 1st day on the radio & #GarthBrooks in #LexKY tonight…how about we call ourselves #GARTH1015 & play Garth ALL DAY #done ???? — 101.5 NASH ICON (@1015NASHICON) October 31, 2014 WVLK-FM will become a flanker to sister “92.9 Nash-FM” WLXX against iHeartMedia’s market leading “98.1 The Bull” WBUL and Clarity Communications’ Classic Country “96.1 Hank-FM” WLXO. The previous format mostly simulcasted sister 590 WVLK Lexington with the exception of a ...[Read More]

Cumulus Launches Five Additional NashFM’s

Update 12:10pm: Each station will make the shift to the “Nash FM” brand at 12:00pm local time with WLXX and WKAK already doing so at 12pm Eastern. Original Report 5:00am:Phase Two of the “NashFM” launch is officially underway. Cumulus has flipped five of its Country stations to the Nash brand as of this morning. The stations making the move are: 92.9 WLXX Lexington, KY now “Nash FM 92.9“ “97.3 The Hawk” KHKI Des Moines now “Nash FM 97.3“ 97.9 KQFC Boise now “Nash FM 97.9“ “99.5 & 104.9 The Wolf” WPKR Omro & WPCK Denmark/Green Bay now “Nash FM 99.5 & 104.9“ “K Country 104.5” WKAK Albany, GA now “Nash FM 104.5“ These are the first stations to take on the Nash...[Read More]

NashFM Phase Two On The Way?

Cumulus looks poised to begin phase two of its “Nash” Country brand rollout. Amidst rumors of Premiere Radio Networks “After Midnight” host Blair Garner jumping ship to Cumulus to host a syndicated morning show, Cumulus has slowly begun to reserve social media properties for additional markets. The most obvious is the domain registration for NashFMWisconsin.com in late March. It was joined by a Twitter account and a private Facebook page in the last couple weeks. Those accounts would be for what is now “The Wolf” 99.5 WPKR Omro/104.9 WPCK Denmark/Green Bay. Additional social media accounts were all claimed on May 6 for NashFM929, NashFM973, NashFM979, and NashFM1045 could point to a few possible Cumulus Country stations on each frequency. We’ve hea...[Read More]