94.5 Waco

Waco’s Beat Moves; Hot 104.9 Debuts

Update 1/1: “The Beat” has made its move from 104.9 to 94.5 as the LMA from Edward Graham shifts to the now former KBCT. With Graham taking the “Beat” format and moniker to 94.5, M&M has relaunched the 104.9 signal as competing Rhythmic CHR “Hot 104.9” KBHT. The Waco Tribune reports that KBHT will be programmed by Qiant ‘Your Boy Q’ Myers and feature a slightly poppier version of the Rhythmic format. Clear Channel’s syndicated Breakfast Club will be heard in mornings on KBHT, while Steve Harvey replaces Russ Parr on 94.5 KWBT. Original Report 12/4: M&M Broadcasting Rhythmic CHR “104.9 The Beat” KWBT Bellmead/Waco, TX will relocate to 94.5 on December 31. The move will replace Kennelwood Broadcasting’s Talk &#...[Read More]

Post Christmas Format Change Rundown

The start of the new calendar year is one of the busiest times of the year for format changes. Between December 21, 2012 and January 8, 2013 we logged 58 format changes and this year is already shaping up to be busy. Changes That Have Taken Place 1/6: Variety Hits “98.7 The Peak” KPKX Phoenix flips to Sports simulcasting “Arizona Sports 620” KTAR 1/6: “Rock 92.3” WRKN New Orleans flips to Country “Nash-FM 92.3” 1/6: 95.7 WXDJ Miami relaunches as Spanish Hot AC “I95” following move of previous format to 106.7. 1/6: Liberal Talk 1600 WWRL New York flips to Regional Mexican “La Invasora” 1/6: 1290 WPCF/93.9 W227CE Panama City flip to Dance “93.9 Play-FM“. 1/3: Soft AC/Oldies “1320/1450 The Dove” WD...[Read More]