93.5 Rome

Station Sales Week Of 7/10

Translator Sales Zoo Communications is acquiring Silent 94.1 W231CU Miami from Charles Crawford for $650,000. Zoo, operated by Marco Mazzoli, runs iHeartMedia owned Dance “Evolution 93.5” W228BY Miami/WHYI-HD2 and is in the process of purchasing 93.5 WZFL Islamorada. W231CU holds a Construction Permit to move to 104.7 with 99 watts at 230 meters where it will also rebroadcast WHYI-HD2 extending the 93.5 coverage to include North Miami and Hollywood, FL areas (Coverage Map). Liberty University is selling two Virginia translators to national broadcasters. 104.1 W281AW Petersburg will go to Radio-One for $75,000. A concurrent application will increase its power from 6 to 250 watts rebroadcasting Urban Talk 1240 WTPS Petersburg. Saga Communications will expand its newly acquired Ha...[Read More]

X107.1 Launches Atlanta Alternative Battle

Update 6/23: Cox launched “X107.1” at midnight bringing the second Alternative station to the market. Utilizing the same logo, positioning, and 10,000 songs in a row as sister “X107.3” that launched last week in Orlando, “X107.1” joins Clear Channel’s “Radio 105.7” WRDA Canton/96.7 WRDG Peachtree City in the format. WRDA debuted in March 2013 bringing the format back to Atlanta after the second demise of “99X” in August 2012. WRDA/WRDG registered a 2.6 share in the May 2014 Nielsen Audio PPM ratings, down from a 3.2 share in March Following the Orlando launch on Thursday, WRDA began utilizing the same “Atlanta’s New Alternative” positioning that WTSH/W296BB are displaying in their logo. Listen to the debut ...[Read More]