QBS Broadcasting has signed on Talk/Classic Rock 93.7 WBQO St. Simons Island/Brunswick GA. The station is featuring a syndicated Talk lineup of “This Morning with Gordon Deal”, Mike Gallagher, Clark Howard, Dave Ramsey, and Phil Valentine. The station is then airing Nick Michaels’ syndicated Classic Rock program “The Deep End” from 7pm to 5am. WBQO launched on Monday, October 26 following a stunt loop over the weekend promoting the new lineup.
After 10 days and 47 bidding rounds, the FCC has completed its auction of 112 new FM allocations. The highest bid went to Robinson Entertainment, LLC which paid $2,015,000 for a Class A at 100.3 in Lake Park, FL. That station will cover West Palm Beach and is headed by Nicholas “Dick” Robinson, the Founder/CEO of The Connecticut School of Broadcasting. $452,000 gave Denise Esserman a Class C3 allocation for 93.7 in St. Simons Island, GA. Esserman is a practicing lawyer in adjacent Brunswick, GA, however her husband Eddie is owner of Country “104.1 The Wave” WRJY and Adult CHR “Magic 105.9” WXMK in the market along with serving as a broker for Media Services Group. Ricardo Arroyo wins a 99.7 Class A in Silver Springs Shores, FL for $449,000 serving the Oc...[Read More]